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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 Monday 12 May 2014

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    The John Murray Show

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

    This week is National Dairy week, a celebration of the natural goodness of dairy products and all that’s good about Irish Dairy Farming.

    The National Dairy Council in association with Supervalu offer a prize each day this week to Ballymaloe house where you’ll get a cooking experience to remember!

    See below for Competition Details

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    Singer Dolores Keane

    John's first guest is one of Ireland's most famous voices, Dolores Keane. Dolores joins John in studio for performance & chat.

    Dolores's story is one of struggle & survival, her battle with alcohol has been well documented, her breast cancer less so. Tonight on RTE One, a documentary made about Dolores will be shown at 9.35pm

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    Mark Mulholland author

    John's next guest, Mark Mulholland grew up in Dundalk & was well aware of the links between the town & the Northern Troubles. But, he never expected that his own brother would get involved, giving him the insight he needed to round off the character he was working on as a writer for many year.

    Mark's book is titled ' A Mad & Wonderful Thing'published by Scribe

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    National Dairy Week Competition

    To celebrate National Dairy Week & all the goodness of Irish Dairy Products in Association with Supervalue - each day this week you have an opportunity to win the following prize - A € 1,000 Ballymaloe Cookery Experience Voucher each day from May 12th to 16th.

    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.

    This week is National Dairy week, a celebration of the natural goodness of dairy products and all that’s good about Irish Dairy Farming.

    Across the week the National Dairy Council in association with Supervalu are promoting the benefits and quality of Irish dairy products like milk, yogurt, cheese, butter and cream.

    And The John Murray Show would like to give you the chance to feel good and experience pastures new with a prize to Ballymaloe house where you’ll get a cooking experience to remember!

    See www.NDC.ie  for more on National Dairy week.

    RTE Standard competition terms and conditions apply – please see http://www.rte.ie/about/en/serving-our-audience/2012/0222/291673-competition-voting-terms-conditions/  

    Prize details – A € 1,000 Ballymaloe Cookery Experience Voucher each day from May 12th to 16th.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Caledonia
      Performer(s): Dolores Keane
      Performer(s): Dolores Keane
      Duration: 4:10
    • Title: Never Be The Sun
      Performer(s): Dolores Keane
      Performer(s): Dolores Keane
      Album: Solid Ground
      Duration: 3:00

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