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    The John Murray Show

    A lively mix of topical stories, human interest and lifestyle features with Miriam O'Callaghan.

    Competition - Get Your Book Published

    For full details on where to send your manuscripts (please do not send them to the John Murray Show) go to www.kazoopublishing.com

    Also the details are in this week's RTE Guide.

    Closing date of receipt of entries is Sunday 30 June 2013.

    Terms & Conditions are above.

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    Bishop Brendan Leahy

    Miriam's first guest in studio is Bishop Brendan Leahy, who five weeks ago became the new Bishop of Limerick, talking about growing up, cooking & the Catholic Church.

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    Get Your Book Published

    Here on the John Murray Show we are teaming up with the country's leading self-publishing services provider, Kazoo Independent Publishing Services, the RTE Guide to give you an opportunity to publish That book you have written but as yet never published! Joining Miriam in studio are Ferdia MacAnna, author & director along with Vanessa O'Loughlin, director at Kazoo Publishing.

    For full details on where to send your manuscripts (please do not send them to the John Murray Show) go to www.kazoopublishing.com

    Also the details are in this week's RTE Guide.

    Closing date of receipt of entries is Sunday 30 June 2013.

    Terms & Conditions are above.

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    Ruairi McKiernan on Emmigration

    Miriam's next guest social campaigner, Ruairi McKiernan, who says despite the appeal of living/working in Australia, he is committed to staying here, his dream of co-creating a new Ireland is much greater.

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    Shay Healy on the Eurovision

    The Eurovision took place last Saturday in Sweden & Ryan Dolan gave a great performance & his bodhrán-playing backing dancers were fantastic, so why did Ireland finish last? Joining Miriam on the line is Eurovision veteran, Shay Healy.

    “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

    • 09:19
      Title: I Still Haven't Found What I'M Looking For
      Performer(s): U2
      Performer(s): U2
      Duration: 4:48

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