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    The John Murray Show Wednesday 27 August 2014

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    The John Murray Show

    A lively mix of entertainment, human interest and lifestyle, presented by Kathryn Thomas
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    Fashion and Style Advice

    Kathryn chats to Angela Scanlon about this year's autumn and winter fashion trends
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    Live Music Koukie

    Koukie plays live in studio for Kathryn - she performs the tracks Koukies song and finishes the show with I'm like a bird
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    Emma Forgarty - EB

    Kathryn goes for a drive with 30 year old Emma Fogarty who was born with the debilitating disease EB. Emma is the oldest person in Ireland with the disease. For information go to www.debraireland.org
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    Addict Symphony - Andy Peddie

    The highly respectable world of classical musicians is rarely linked to addictive behaviour. But tonight in an uplifting Channel 4 documentary a group of ten classical musicians whose lives have been blighted by addiction are brought together to perform with the London Symphony Orchestra - Andy Peddie is one of the musicians

    “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: Koukies Song
      Composer: Koukie
      Performer(s): Koukie
      Performer(s): Koukie
      Album: NA
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: I'M Like A Bird
      Composer: Nelly Furtado
      Performer(s): Koukie
      Performer(s): Koukie
      Album: NA
      Duration: 3:10

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