The John Murray Show

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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 15 November 2013

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    The Truth About Lying - Stephen J Costello

    White lies, fibs, untruths, whatever your definition is, almost most of us tell a few little white lies every day in our lives. Philosopher & Psychotherapist Stephen J. Costello joins John in studio to talk about lying & how it impacts on our lives, first a little report from John B Reilly who took to the streets of Dublin yesterday & asked people about their kind of lies!

    'The Truth About Lying'by Stephen J. Costello is published by The Liffey Press.

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    Guinness Book of Records - All Singers - listen Up!

    If you fancy yourself as a singer, you are being called to Croke Park for a special night next month, where an attempt will be made to break a Guinness World Record. In studio with John is business & entrepreneur Richard Mulcahy the man behind the big event 'Stars, Choirs & Carols'.  Also in studio are  'The Line Up' choir accompanied on piano by Carl Banks & musicial director Roisin Savage.

    Stars, Choirs & Carols will see over 500 choirs gather together @ Croke Park, in aid of Cliona's Foundation & The Sanctuary, on Thursday 19th December 2013.

    www.starschoirsandcarols.ie  for further information

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    One Per Cent Difference - Community Champs

    This morning Donna Sheehan joins John to nominate twin brothers, Darryl & Declan Barry of Waterford Marine Search & Rescue who volunteer their own time to their organisation that run a suicide prevention patrol in Waterford City on Saturday nights, which saved 69 lives since 2010.

    (Todays prize is weekend in Kilmokea House Co Wexford www.hiddenireland.com)

    {All this week you have been nominating community heroes from your area who deserve recognition for their tireless work.  There were hundresd & hundreds of suggestions - this morning John mentions names of other nominees, Sandra Dillon - Finglas Wellness Week, Jim Malone - Penny Dinners, Ann Aspill 73yr old - Baltinglass Day Care Centre, John Fitzgerald - Dunlavin Cardiac First Responders & Margaret O'Reilly - coffee mornings Raheny.}

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Something
      Composer: Paul Mccartney
      Performer(s): The Line Up
      Performer(s): The Line Up
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: The Prentenders
      Composer: Foo Fighters
      Performer(s): The Line Up
      Performer(s): The Line Up
      Duration: 2:55

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