Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

RTE puts out the call for young guitarists

Ireland's public service broadcaster has put out the call for young guitarists interested in appearing in a new TV show.

Fender Standard Stratocaster, Maple, 3 colour Sunburst
Superb prices on musical instruments
RTE Young Peoples is running auditions up and down the country between April 20th and 25th as it looks for contestants for upcoming series The Guitar.

Anyone with parental consent who will be aged under 17 by October 1st 2009 can apply for the programme, with auditions taking place in Galway, Dublin, Athlone, Cork, Limerick, Waterford and Belfast next week.

People can also apply by uploading their videos online before April 29th, with full details available on the show's official website.

A Fender Rory Gallagher Tribute Stratocaster will go to the winner of the competition, which will take place towards the end of this year.

Gallagher was one of Ireland's most famous blues guitarists and a full-size bronze replica of his famous 1961 Fender Stratocaster hangs at Rory Gallagher Corner in Temple Bar, Dublin.

Save money on Electric Guitars todayADNFCR-2133-ID-19126622-ADNFCR

Posted on 17 Apr 2009 15:18 to category : Music News

Related Music News

thumbnail

With the advent of various new files formats and the cancelling of several licensing programs, the MP3 is speculated to soon become a thing of the past.

17 May 2017 12:40
thumbnail

JBL Professional has launched a competition that gives aspiring musician the opportunity to record in a professional facility with renowned producer Steve Levine.

8 May 2017 14:48
thumbnail

Delivered by Choreographer and Theater Director Arlene Phillips, The Bacc For the Future campaign has acquired support of over 100 hundred influential figures

28 Mar 2017 12:28
thumbnail

On the 22nd of April, Pink Floyd will be releasing an unheard version of the iconic classic 'Interstellar Overdrive' in celebration of world record day

23 Mar 2017 15:29
thumbnail

With an increased quality of specifications right across the board, Apple's eponymous 'iPad' will host a whole generous selection of great new features.

22 Mar 2017 15:09
thumbnail

Supported by the likes of Ed Sheeran, Royal Blood, Wolf Alice and many more, Fanfair Alliances new educational guide is available for free download online.

21 Mar 2017 15:25

Recent Music News

thumbnail

The Roland SPD: ONE ELECTRO Trigger Pad is a next level sound solution developed to enhance and diversify your performances, giving your playing extra depth.

21 Sep 2017 11:12
thumbnail

The Roland SPD: ONE Percussion Trigger Pad offers percussion players a versatile and eclectic tonal palette for all of their percussion based needs.

21 Sep 2017 10:46
thumbnail

The Roland SPD: ONE KICK Trigger Pad gives the solo musician a convenient means to spice up their live performances and introduce a new percussive dynamic.

21 Sep 2017 10:15
thumbnail

Ideal for those looking to spice up their live performances, Roland's SPD:: ONE WAV Trigger Pad can take samples extending up to the length of an entire song.

21 Sep 2017 09:45
thumbnail

Ideal for fitting in places which other mics can't, the Hummingbird Small Diaphragm Mic is part of a two for one offer that runs until 30th of November.

20 Sep 2017 10:04
thumbnail

The TC Electronic Unitune Tuner is the latest tuning accessory developed by the Denmark based innovators. Modern, and wildly practical, the Unitune has it all.

20 Sep 2017 08:32