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    The John Murray Show Tuesday 3 December 2013

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

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    One Direction - Maura Gallagher mother of Niall Horan

    One Direction, of course we have a connection to the band as Niall Horan in Mullingar is touring the world, we ask his mother what's llife like for her at home. Maura Gallagher joins John on the line this morning. Colm Flynn also joins John in studio.

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    Workaholics

    Do you find yourself thinking about work whilt you are driving, playing with children or while talking to others? If so you might be a workaholic. In studio with John this morning to discuss the phenomenon, we have Keith Barry, reformed former workaholic & Joanne Hession, MD of QED Training.

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    Singing Garda Larry O'Hara

    When Larry O'Hara retired, he was the longest serving Garda in the country - with 41 years under his belt! He acted as an armed protection officer for Lord Louis Mountatten who was murdered by the IRA in Sligo in 1979. But Larry also has a lighter side, he is known as the singing garda.

    “John Murray Show / Saturday Night Show Emerging Music Competition"


    TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    1. Talent must be emerging rather than established. Open to those who have not received considerable air-play and/or exposure. Entrants must also normally be resident in the 32 counties.

    2. It is open to all musical genres like punk, pop, rock ‘n’ roll, folk, country, electronic, compositional etc.

    3. A backline and sound engineer will be provided by the Saturday Night Show on the night of the winning performance, May 30, but the winning act will provide their own instruments and drum kit. The winning act will look after their own expenses on the night of the Saturday Night Show performance.

    4. The act must be available to perform on the John Murray Show on Friday, May 29th and on the Saturday Night Show on Saturday, May 30th. 

    TECHNICAL CONSIDERATIONS

    5. How do I enter? 
    All entries are by email only and should be sent to johnmurrayshowmusic@gmail.com  

    6. What should my entry include?
    Your email should include a short description (maximum 100 words) of the musician or band, a contact mobile phone number and ONE audio file attachment. The audio filename should contain the band/musician name and composition title. The entry should also include a photo of act of approximately 1Mb. 

    Only original work will be considered – no covers or samples. Due to a high volume of entries we cannot give individual feedback on music received.

    7. Which type audio files should I send? 
    Audio files must be sent in high-quality audio, preferably stereo and of as high a production standard as possible as this track is what will be played on the John Murray Show on RTE Radio One. MP3 (192kbps or higher) files only will be accepted. No other file types should be entered as they will not be accepted. Tracks should be no longer than 3’30” in duration.

    8. Can I enter more than once? 
    No. One entry is sufficient.

    9. Deadline for submission? 
    Get your music in ASAP.  Deadline for submissions is 12 noon, Friday, May 8th.

    If you require a CD copy of this programme please e-mail tapes@rte.ie or click here for RTÉ Archives sales form. Transfer fees and terms and conditions apply.

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