The John Murray Show

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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 Friday 9 May 2014

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    The John Murray Show

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

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    The John Murray Show & Sat Night Show music competition

    John Bela Reilly joins John in studio this morning to discuss & play samples of the selected Top 20 entries for the music competition.

    {The John Murray Show & the Saturday Night Show are among the biggest fans & supporters of new Irish music & we have Joined forces to run one of the biggest emerging music competitions ever in this country.} 

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    Paul Charles - Music Agent

    John's next guest in studio is a very successful music agent, Paul Charles who has tangled with the likes of Jackson Browne, Crosby Stills & Nash, Ray Davies, Christy Moore, Ry Cooder, Robert Plant - just a few of the famous names he dealt with & now he is an accomplished author of detective novels. 

    Paul is reading at the Gutter Book Shop in Temple Bar on Monday 12th May - the launch of his book 'The Lonesome Heart is Angry' - 6.30pm until 8.00pmFree & all are wellcome.

    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: To Yourself Please Always Be True
      Performer(s): Alan Kavanagh
      Performer(s): Alan Kavanagh
      Duration: 0:35
    • Title: Braves
      Performer(s): Blancatransfer
      Performer(s): Blancatransfer
      Duration: 0:34
    • Title: Reaching For The Moon
      Performer(s): C.C. Germaine
      Performer(s): C.C. Germaine
      Duration: 0:33
    • Title: Numb
      Performer(s): Chanele Mcguinness
      Performer(s): Chanele Mcguinness
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: Folding Stars (Live)
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Cider Wasps
      Performer(s): Cider Wasps
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: A New Dawn
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): David Doocey
      Performer(s): David Doocey
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: Get Over
      Performer(s): Gary Showbiz
      Performer(s): Gary Showbiz
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: Hush
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Heroes In Hiding
      Performer(s): Heroes In Hiding
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: Madra
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Get Up
      Performer(s): Get Up
      Duration: 0:32
    • Title: Walk In The Snow
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Teresa Burke And John Hoban
      Performer(s): Teresa Burke And John Hoban
      Duration: 0:35
    • Title: Take A Breath
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Pyramid Hill
      Performer(s): Pyramid Hill
      Duration: 0:35
    • Title: Lift Me Up
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Rogues
      Performer(s): Rogues
      Duration: 0:32
    • Title: I'Ll Be Gone
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Tae Lane
      Performer(s): Tae Lane
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: Animals Burning
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): The Great Balloon Race
      Performer(s): The Great Balloon Race
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: Blue Song
      Performer(s): The New Transmission
      Performer(s): The New Transmission
      Duration: 0:35
    • Title: Lost And Found
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): The Scenes
      Performer(s): The Scenes
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: Shrines And Ceremonies
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Twin Headed Wolf
      Performer(s): Twin Headed Wolf
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: Earthquake
      Composer: Yasmin Kadi
      Performer(s): Yasmin Kadi
      Performer(s): Yasmin Kadi
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: Cruising
      Performer(s): Yellowbridge
      Performer(s): Yellowbridge
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: Till The Day Im Free
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Young Woods
      Performer(s): Young Woods
      Duration: 0:30

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