PLUS: BAUER IS ‘IN:DEMAND’ WITH EXCLUSIVE SATURDAYS COMPETITION
Bauer Media is breaking down the barriers to new music in Scotland with the launch of a third new In:Demand show.
The updated In:Demand programming sees In:Demand Dance join the hottest music show in the country, In:Demand Scotland, bringing the most relevant and up-to-date music to listeners across Scotland.
Krystle’s In:Demand Dance joins Romeo’s No.1 music & entertainment show In:Demand Scotland, and Jim Gellatly’s, In:Demand Uncut, to showcase the newest, freshest emerging pop, indie and dance sounds, alongside the big hits and the classics to satisfy Scotland’s insatiable musical appetite.
Continuing it’s run of massive exclusives with the biggest stars in the business, In:Demand Scotland is creating an exclusive competition to find Scotland’s biggest undiscovered music talent.
In:Demand’s Romeo, has teamed up with The Saturdays to offer one lucky listener a once in a lifetime opportunity to perform as a support act for The Saturdays at their forthcoming Glasgow gig at the SECC in December.
The lucky listener will live and breathe the pop star lifestyle for the day and perform a song of their choice on stage to 10,000 people at the SECC in Glasgow on December 13, 2011.
The winner will get the full pop star treatment with their own dressing room complete with hair and make-up artist to finish off their celebrity look, whilst rubbing shoulders backstage with their new celebrity friends, The Saturdays.
Budding artists who think they have star quality should submit a recorded cover song to be judged by The Saturdays ‘artist and repertoire guru’, Jordan Jay and In:Demand’s Romeo.
All entries must be submitted via MP3 or YouTube link at www.indemandscotland.co.uk by Friday, October 28.
A shortlist of five acts will be announced on Friday, November 4. It’s then up to the public to vote on the website www.indemandscotland.co.uk for their favourite act with voting opening on Monday, November 7.
The prize will definitely be In:Demand, so get the creative juices flowing and get to work on those entries – In Demand wants to find Scotland’s biggest undiscovered music talent.
Check out indemandscotland.co.uk to find out more or visit the In:Demand Scotland Facebook page for further information.
Bauer’s listeners on Clyde 1, Forth One, Tay FM, Radio Borders, West FM, West Sound FM and Northsound 1, can tune in six nights a week to hear the most up-to-the-minute music, gossip and celebrity news and hear more about this exclusive competition.
Graham Bryce, Managing Director of Bauer Media Scotland, said:
“In:Demand just keeps getting bigger and better and we’re thrilled to be able to give our listeners such unrivalled musical choice. We’re committed to bringing our audience new music first, from the biggest names in the music industry to the best emerging talent across all genres.
“The In:Demand presenters are the most informed, most passionate and best connected in the music scene meaning we get the biggest and best stories to our listeners first.
“Our multi-media approach ensures that we make a deeper connection with the audience and stay relevant to them by ensuring our content is where they want it, when they want it and how they want it.”
In:Demand Scotland presented by Romeo is the No1. music and entertainment show in Scotland. Romeo’s flagship weeknight show brings audiences across Scotland sensational celebrity interviews showbiz gossip from the biggest artists, the hottest ticket give-aways and money can’t buy prizes, as well as exclusive plays of the most anticipated unreleased tracks.
For new music talent, indie and alterative music fans out there, In:Demand Uncut is hosted by Jim Gellatly. Jim’s show is broadcast on Sunday evenings from 7pm – 10pm and is the place to tune in to for credible new music and news from up coming bands and artists. Listeners will be first in line to hear new music before anyone else as well as interviews from some of the biggest acts from the new music scene. It’s the place to be for people with a passion for emerging music.
Weekends get a kick start with new show In:Demand Dance with Krystle. On air from 10pm on a Friday night, Krystle plays dance classics, iconic floorfillers, the very best in emerging dance music. Stacked with the best guest mixes, this is the soundtrack to the weekend.
In:Demand gives all music fans exactly what they want to hear – up to the minute music from pop, indie and dance – keeping the audience at the forefront emerging music.