Music awards offer huge chance to young artists

Youth Work Ireland and Tipperary Regional Youth Service (YRYS) in association with Hot Press, Irish Recorded Music Association (IRMA) and Irish Music Rights Organisation (IMRO) are hosting the seventh annual Irish Youth Music Awards (IYMA).

Youth Work Ireland and Tipperary Regional Youth Service (YRYS) in association with Hot Press, Irish Recorded Music Association (IRMA) and Irish Music Rights Organisation (IMRO) are hosting the seventh annual Irish Youth Music Awards (IYMA).

This very exciting event will five the overall winner the chance of recording a fully professional album in a Dublin recording studio.

TRYS will host a regional selection night on Friday, January 24 in Oola Community Hall.

To take part in this massive exciting event you need to be aged between 12 – 18 and making original music. They are inviting bands, solo performers, rap artists, singer songwriters and instrumentalists to take part.

From the regional selection night the act selected to represent Tipperary in the finals in April will meet the most influential people of the Irish music industry face to face – and learn some of the best kept secrets about performing, writing, photography, recording and getting your music heard.

All you need to do is register your act as soon as possible by contacting Lisa on 087 9100727, call into the Tipperary Office, 17 Bank Place, Tipperary or any of the other TRYS offices in Thurles (Croke Street), Cashel (Hogan Square) or Templemore (Town Hall). You can also contact them on Facebook also – manicfantastic.youttheatre.