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    The John Murray Show Tuesday 4 March 2014

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

    Heartbeat of Home competition......Tuesday

    Today our task for our listener is to perform your own personal Oscar speech & columnist Sarah Carey will judge our contestants at the end of our programme.

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    Jigs & Wigs - Ronan Morgan

    John's first guest this morning is Ronan Morgan who is responsible for the Irish Dancing craze in Taiwan, Hungary, the Czech Republic & Russia.  Ronan is featured in Jigs & Wigs TV series, in the episode Made in Taiwan & tells us about how much foreign students are interested in Irish culture, music & dancing.

    Jigs & WIgs starts on Thursday, at 20.30 on RTE One

     

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    Music with Joe Kearns & friends

    John is joined in studio this morning by a young musical student Joe Kearns, from Bettystown Co Meath. Joe & his friends Joe Monaghan, Liam McDonald & Daniel Noonan will perform Winding Wheel & SOS.

    (All the students study music here in Dublin at BIMM - Brighton Institute of Modern Music)

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    Lent - columnist Sarah Carey

    Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday, a day encouraging people to begin 40 days of fast & absinence. In studio with John is columnist Sarah Carey to talk about Lent, an out dated practice or is it still relevant?

    “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: Winding Wheel
      Composer: Ryan Adams
      Performer(s): Joe Kearns, Joe Monaghan, Liam Mcdonald, Daniel Noonan
      Performer(s): Joe Kearns, Joe Monaghan, Liam Mcdonald, Daniel Noonan
      Duration: 2:40
    • Title: Sos
      Composer: Abba
      Performer(s): Joe Kearns, Joe Monaghan, Liam Mcdonald, Daniel Noonan
      Performer(s): Joe Kearns, Joe Monaghan, Liam Mcdonald, Daniel Noonan
      Duration: 3:16

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