The John Murray Show

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    “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.   

    The John Murray Show Thursday 9 January 2014

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    A lively mix of entertainment, human interest and lifestyle, presented by Miriam O'Callaghan.

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    Winnie from Mrs Brown's Boys

    Mrs Brown's Boys beat Downton Abbey in the Christmas ratings in the UK, the stage show is heading to Australia for an extensive tour & the film is released in June. From our Cork studio Miriam is joined by Eilish O'Carroll (aka Winnie).

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    Taxi in Glasgow

    Miriam's next guest was travelling in a taxi in Glasgow recently, when something very unexpected happened. On the line from Donegal is Anthony Blair to tell us about his experience.

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    Re-Imagining Romeo & Juliet in new play

    They are the most famous, doomed, star-crossed lovers of all time...Romeo & Juliet. We know how the story ends, but what if they had lived on? A Tender Thing is a play which takes the story of Romeo & Juliet as lovers in their 60's with Olwen Fouere & Owen Roe in staring roles & they join Miriam this morning in studio.

    Plus contestants for our Valentine's Day Prize to celebrate the star-crossed lovers - a prize of an overnight stay & dinner for two in the Westbury Hotel Dublin & tickets to the play on Valentine's day. On the line are listeners Ben McGrattan, Nicola Lindsay, Stephen Wynne & Lisa Conway.

    A Tender Thing runs from Jan 23 to Feb 15 @ Project Arts Centre - for more information go to www.projectartscebtre.ie or call 01-881.9163.

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