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    The John Murray Show and Saturday Night Show are jointly running a music competition - click here for full details.  Emerging musicians are invited to send in their music to the John Murray Show by email.The John Murray Show decides on a shortlist of the 20 best acts.A panel of experts will reduce the field from 20 to six.

    These six are all played (pre-recorded) on the John Murray Show in a semi-final on Friday, May 16, where the top three are decided by a panel on that show.

    The final three then play live in Studio 8 in the John Murray Show final on Thursday, May 29.The overall winner plays again on the Saturday Night Show on Saturday, May 31. Please ensure the soloist and/or band members are available for these key dates.

    The John Murray Show Friday 15 November 2013

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    A lively mix of entertainment, human interest and lifestyle, presented by John Murray.

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    The Truth About Lying - Stephen J Costello

    White lies, fibs, untruths, whatever your definition is, almost most of us tell a few little white lies every day in our lives. Philosopher & Psychotherapist Stephen J. Costello joins John in studio to talk about lying & how it impacts on our lives, first a little report from John B Reilly who took to the streets of Dublin yesterday & asked people about their kind of lies!

    'The Truth About Lying'by Stephen J. Costello is published by The Liffey Press.

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    Guinness Book of Records - All Singers - listen Up!

    If you fancy yourself as a singer, you are being called to Croke Park for a special night next month, where an attempt will be made to break a Guinness World Record. In studio with John is business & entrepreneur Richard Mulcahy the man behind the big event 'Stars, Choirs & Carols'.  Also in studio are  'The Line Up' choir accompanied on piano by Carl Banks & musicial director Roisin Savage.

    Stars, Choirs & Carols will see over 500 choirs gather together @ Croke Park, in aid of Cliona's Foundation & The Sanctuary, on Thursday 19th December 2013.

    www.starschoirsandcarols.ie  for further information

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    One Per Cent Difference - Community Champs

    This morning Donna Sheehan joins John to nominate twin brothers, Darryl & Declan Barry of Waterford Marine Search & Rescue who volunteer their own time to their organisation that run a suicide prevention patrol in Waterford City on Saturday nights, which saved 69 lives since 2010.

    (Todays prize is weekend in Kilmokea House Co Wexford www.hiddenireland.com)

    {All this week you have been nominating community heroes from your area who deserve recognition for their tireless work.  There were hundresd & hundreds of suggestions - this morning John mentions names of other nominees, Sandra Dillon - Finglas Wellness Week, Jim Malone - Penny Dinners, Ann Aspill 73yr old - Baltinglass Day Care Centre, John Fitzgerald - Dunlavin Cardiac First Responders & Margaret O'Reilly - coffee mornings Raheny.}

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Something
      Composer: Paul McCartney
      Performer(s): The Line Up
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      Duration: 0:03:00
    • Title: The Prentenders
      Composer: Foo Fighters
      Performer(s): The Line Up
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:55

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