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    The John Murray Show Friday 25 April 2014

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

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    Countdown - Mark Murray

    Joining John on the line this morning is Mark Murray, who could possibly be a 'Countdown' champion. Countdown on Channel 4 is a words & numbers gameshow & Mark so far, has had the two highest scores of the season.  Originally from Dublin 35 year old Scrabble enthusiast Mark now lives in Bristol.

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    Underdogs Volleyball

    Today is the deadline for getting your Underdogs applications in - our nationwide search for sporting teams who could use a little injection of energy, enthusiasm & expertise. On the line to John is Miriam Gromally, President of Beach Volleyball Ireland.

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    Canonisation - screening in Dundrum Cinema

    More than 5 million people are expected to attend the ceremony when Pope Francis declares his predecessors, Pope John Paul 11 & Pope Jon XX111 saints in St Peters Square on April 27th. On the line to John is Graham Spurling, Director of Movies@Dundrum on the 3D screening of the ceremony next Sunday morning.

    “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

    • 09:36
      Title: Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life
      Performer(s): Monty Python
      Performer(s): Monty Python
      Album: Monty Python Sings
      Duration: 3:44

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