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    The John Murray Show Thursday 15 May 2014

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

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    Joanna Trollope OBE

    Joanna Trollope is one of the most popular, contemporary authors with a number of bestsellers to her name. Her latest novel 'Balancing Act' has just been published & Joanna joins John from a studio in London to talk about it & many other things.

    {Joanna is involved in the event Reimagining Jane Austen with author Jo Baker as part of the Dublin Writers Festival Saturday 17th May}.

    For further information & tickets go to www.dublinwritersfestival.com

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    ALDOC - Music & chat

    Music this morning comes courtesy of a band called ALDOC & their new album titled 'From Tallaght to Halle'. To explain the title & other matters musical, ex Gráda frontman Alan Doherty chats to John & introduces all members of the band.

           

    Alan plays flute, Gerry Paul-guitar, Andrew Smith - DbI Bass, Christof Van Der Ven - banjo, Kristoffer Rylander - percussion, Julian Maierhauff - vocals & trumpet, Sjoerd Van Der Sanden - vocals & percussion - for further information go to www.aldocmusic.com

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    National Dairy Council Competition in association with Supervalu

    To celebrate National Dairy Week & all the goodness of Irish Dairy Products in Association with Supervalu - 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.

    The winner today is Pauline Clooney.

     

    “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: Soona Lucky Da
      Composer: Aldoc
      Performer(s): Aldoc
      Performer(s): Aldoc
      Album: From Tallaght to Halle, Aldoc Records
      Duration: 3:30

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