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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 8 April 2014

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    Brooks Timber Products Specialists & Building Materials Competition
     
    Its that time of year when our thoughts turn to the garden & Brooks is the one stop shop when it comes to all your decking & landscape materials so we’d like to help you transform your garden by giving you a € 1,000 voucer for Brooks every day this week.
     
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    Frank Rossi - Status Quo

    Status Quo have sold more than 100 million records & appeared more than a 100 times on Top of the Pops. Members Rick Parfitt, Alan Lancaster, John Coghlan & Francis Rossi are touring again!

    Their gig is this Saturday 12th April in the O2 Dublin.

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    Sports Underdogs call out

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    Here are highlights from our last Sports Underdog series.

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    Yesterday we spoke about people who collect unusual items, joining John on the line this morning is Liz Nolan to talk about her drinking glass collection, only those with names on them & also John Weldon who collects rubber ducks!

    Also Brooks winner is revealed.

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      Title: Father And Daughter
      Performer(s): Paul Simon
      Performer(s): Paul Simon
      Album: The Essential Paul Simon
      Duration: 4:22

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