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    The John Murray Show Friday 24 January 2014

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

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    Tips on Golf - Pádraig Harrington

    Lots of golfers are looking forward to hitting the greens as the weather improves, John is joined this morning by our three time Major winner Pádraig Harrington & he is on the line to give us sort of a golfing masterclass! 

    Pádraig also mentions Lollipop Day 2014 which takes place on Friday 28th February & Saturday 1st March. Volunteers will be selling lollipops (€2) to raise funds for research & awareness about oesophageal cancer. Those interested in volunteering  go to www.lollipopday.ie

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    Irish debut Writers

    Ireland's literary success stories in recent years are well noted. But who will form our next waves of great writers? Joining John in studio are three contenders, they are debut authors - Léan Cullinan, Daniel Seery & Rob Doyle.

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    Music & Chat - Johnny Duhan

    Johnny Duhan joins John in studio now, a career spanning 40 years his greatest achievement is a quartet of epic albums, Just antoher Town, To The Light, The Voyage & Flame - which correspond to the four chapters of his lyrical autobiography, To The Light.   Johnny will perform a couple of songs in studio.

    Johnny will be playing Saint Werburgh’s Church tomorrow night at 8pm, for the Temple Bar Tradfest The Triskel in Cork on the 21st of March.

    “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.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Just Another Town
      Composer: Johnny Duhan
      Performer(s): Johnny Duhan
      Performer(s): Johnny Duhan
      Album: Just Another Town
      Duration: 5:07
    • Title: The Voyage
      Composer: Johnny Duhan
      Performer(s): Johnny Duhan
      Performer(s): Johnny Duhan
      Duration: 3:00

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