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    Mornings with Dave Fanning Search for Ireland’s Most Musical Family

    Brothers, sisters, cousins, in-laws, step fathers, grannies – the show is looking for families that play together to enter the competition. Non family members are permitted – as long as family is at the heart of it – as with The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem and The Fureys and Davey Arthur.

    Send us a 4’00 maximum clip performing the song or music of your choice – it does not need to be an original piece of music.

    Upload it to Youtube and email us the link to

    You also need to send us a 100 word supporting paragraph telling us your story and why you should be chosen.

    The closing date for entries is 5pm on Wednesday  26th August.

    Our final will be held the first week in September and finalists need to be available then to perform before our judges.

    The judges’ decision is final.

    The prize courtesy of Waltons music is a Kurzweil CUP-2 Upright Digital Piano. For more information visit

    The John Murray Show Thursday 5 June 2014


    The John Murray Show

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


    Kavanaghs Pub in Lonely Planet top 50

    Two of Europe's top 50 secret sports for travellers are to be found in Ireland, according to the Lonely Planet guide.   At number 5 is the hidden beauty of Kerry's Cromane Peninsula, while legendary Dublin pub, John Kavanagh's pub (known widely as The Gravediggers Pub), is up there at number 6.  On the line to John this morning isCiaran Kavanagh.


    The Hot Sprockets- performance & chat

    In studio this morning for performance & chat are Dublin band The Hot Sprockets.  Members Tim Cullen, Wayne Soper, Frankie Kelly & Andrew Sutton (missing member today is Joey Lynch) all share a love of rock & roll music, the kind that is haunted by ghosts of rhythm & blues! Their album The Button Factory is launched on June 7th.

    For more information on The Hot Sprockets go to


    Traveller Aideen Hand

    The last time John spoke to his next guest, she was on a career break from her job as a primary school teacher & has spent many months travelling through Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Dubai & was about to embark on another journey - chasing storms & tornadoes across America.  On the line to John is Aideen Hand.


    World Cup Supporters for John Murray Show

    The World Cup gets underway this day week & we are looking for a team of John Murray Show listeners, to give us a unique inside look to the 32 countries taking part. We need a listerner per team to rally full support & it must be a team that you have in someway a connection with. Joining John on the line are four listeners to talk about their team.

    For Germany- Cora Molloy, Italy - Paudie Sheahan, Brazil - Paolo Oliveira & Netherlands - Eithne Molloy.

    If you require a CD copy of this programme please e-mail Transfer fees and terms and conditions apply.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Crusiin
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): The Hot Sprockets
      Performer(s): The Hot Sprockets
      Duration: 3:15
    • Title: Comin On
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): The Hot Sprockets
      Performer(s): The Hot Sprockets
      Duration: 3:30

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