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    This week is National Dairy week and we’re marking the week by teaming up with the National Dairy Council to celebrate the quality and excellence of Irish Dairy. On the show we’re going to focus on the fabulous flavour and diversity of cheese.  Supervalu stores across the country will be showcasing the many ways we can enjoy cheese in meals and snacks and the NDC has given us a special prize to help to cheese up your life!

    So to celebrate National Dairy week we’ve got some different cheesy challenges for you this week, with our winners receiving a fantastic prize of a cooking experience to remember with a €1,000 voucher for Ballymaloe House to win each day this week from the NDC.   

    So here’s challenge……..

    All week we’re looking for your cheesiest photo – say cheese and smile and be as creative as you like and email it in to john@rte.ie or tweet @johnmurrayshow ...... We’ll pick our best entry from across the week and announce our winner on Friday.  all entries to be received by 1pm  April 23rd)

    Lots more cheesy challenges and chances to win all this week so make sure you listen in each morning and for more on National Dairy week see www.ndc.ie 

    Competition terms and conditions apply, producers decision is final. See http://www.rte.ie/about/en/serving-our-audience/2012/0222/291673-competition-voting-terms-conditions/
    Prizes 
    Daily prize of a € 1,000 Ballymaloe House voucher. (Mon – Fri)
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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 11 July 2014

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    World Cup - View from the Couch

    Time to head to Spain now where our very own World Cup correspondent, Fiona Looney is standing by to give us the good, the bad & the brilliant of the 2014 World Cup!

    John is also joined by Dr. Ian Gargan, psychologist on the overall impact the World Cup has had on us & how we shall all miss it when it is over.  Ian speaks to John from a BBC studio in London.

    (plus Aprés Match clips)

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    Shirtless Runner - a Dublin character

    A new short Dublin film has been selected to be screened at this weekend's Galway Film Fleadh. It features a man called Chris Devoy, a well known Dublin character & was produced by Ciaran O'Connor.

    John met up with Chris in Herbert Park last week.

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    Astrologer Margaret Neylon

    Ever gone on a holiday with a friend or partner that went inexplicably wrong? Astrologer Margaret Neylon says that it could have been written in the stars. She says different star signs need to be especially careful when holidaying together & Margaret joins John in studio this morning.

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    World Cup Supporters Cup Draw

    A Big Thank You to all the supporters who volunteered to join our family of supporters for the World Cup 2014. As promised we have a nice prize of a 2 night stay in Pembroke Hotel, Kilkenny & a replica of the World Cup Trophy.

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    Music & chat with Mr. Woodnote

    This weekend sees the start of the Laya Healthcare City Spectacular with concerts, family picnics, artisan food events. Australian-born & now Bristol-based, Mr. Woodnote (also known as Mikey) also joined by vocalists Lil Ryhys & Eva Lazarus join John in studio this morning.

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