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    The John Murray Show Friday 31 January 2014

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

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    Barry Kelly sings Garth Brooks song

    Last time he was on with us he was the tallest singer in the country, Barry Kelly was on a 200 foot high crane when he won our Garth Brooks competition for tickets by doing a wonderful rendition of The Dance. Barry joins John this morning to give us another rendititon of a Garth Brooks song!

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    Ryan & Wayne O'Neill - Alzheimers

    Ryan O'Neill features in a documentary on RTÉ One TV on Sunday night. In it he allows a crew to follow each step in his decision to undergo genetic testing to find out if he will get early onset Alzheimers. Ryan's father Eugene died when he was just 48 years old. Ryan & his twin brother Wayne join John in studio this morning.

    The programme is transmitted on  RTÉ One TV documentary going out on Sunday night at 9.30pm.  It’s called 50/50.

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    Operation Transformation in assoc with Safefood

    Joining John this morning from our Waterford studio is Operation Transformation's (in assoc with Safefood) dietician Aoife Hearne to talk to John about Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) & to give us a quick assessment of each leader to-date, Marc, Jennifer, Deirdre, Sarah, Paudie & Siobhán.

    Plus an update of Chris Hartnett Dalton's audio diary on giving up cigarettes.

    For information on above go to www.rte.ie/ot

    “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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