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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 Tuesday 11 February 2014

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    Pathological Shyness

    What happens when shyness becomes so bad that it almost cripples your life. John's next guest is Mick Watts, who has experienced severe shyness & his story is included in a book which GROW has just launched 'Soul Survivors-Stories of Recovery from Despair to Hope'.

    Michael will be giving a Public Lecture on the 19th February in Trinity College, Dublin on trasforming identities, called 'Out of the Margins'.

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    St Patricks Day - booze free

    It is just a few short weeks away from St. Patrick's Day, a unique opportunity to celebrate our heritage across the world, but one, in the view of John's next guest, is getting increasingly booze fuelled. On the line is John Creedon.

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    Space Tourism

    Our listeners will know John's next guest from her work as a scientist & actor, but Niamh Shaw has also been harboring some big ambitions, to become the first Irish female astronaut!

    Niamh Shaw will be participating in Engineers Week events at CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory, Cork - February 10th & 13th, as part of her residency & the making of her new show about space.

     

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 09:22
      Title: Watching The Detectives
      Composer: Elvis Costello
      Performer(s): Elvis Costello
      Performer(s): Elvis Costello
      Album: The Best of Elvis Costello: The First 10 Years
      Duration: 3:57

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