The John Murray Show

    Monday - Friday, 9 - 10am

    “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 15 August 2014

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    The John Murray Show

    Presented by Kathryn Thomas. Breakfast Concert live on RTÉ Radio 1 from A Casa Mia, the best of Irish music on air from the Italian quarter of Sligo town!

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    The Fleadh Cheoil in Sligo

    This morning the John Murray Show is coming live from the Casa Mia restaurant in the heart of Sligo.

    Kathryn is joined by a variety of guests & musicians - performances & chat from Dervish, Brid Harper & Dermot Byrne, Pauline Scanlon, Arty McGlynn, Nollaig Casey, Maeve Donnelly, John Joe Kelly, Cherish the Ladies, & many more.

    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: Welcome Poor Paddy Home
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Dervish
      Performer(s): Dervish
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: Traditional Tune
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Brid Harper And Dermot Byrne
      Performer(s): Brid Harper And Dermot Byrne
      Duration: 1:30
    • Title: Opera Piece Title N/A
      Performer(s): Sligo Youth Theatre
      Performer(s): Sligo Youth Theatre
      Duration: 1:30
    • Title: Opera Piece Title N/A
      Performer(s): Sligo Youth Theatre
      Performer(s): Sligo Youth Theatre
      Duration: 1:30
    • Title: I Am 18 Today
      Composer: Pauline Scanlon
      Performer(s): Pauline Scanlon
      Performer(s): Pauline Scanlon
      Duration: 2:30
    • Title: Traditional Tune
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Arty Mcglynn And Nollaig Casey
      Performer(s): Arty Mcglynn And Nollaig Casey
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: Traditional Tune
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Cherish The Ladies
      Performer(s): Cherish The Ladies
      Duration: 3:00

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