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Tara Blaise Nominated in Meteor Awards
28 January 2009
Ireland’s Meteor Awards are the annual music industry’s recognition of the great and the good, and Tara Blaise features in the 2009 Awards – she has been nominated in the category of ‘Best Irish Female Artist’.
Hosted by Amanda Byram, the 2009 Meteor Awards will be held in Dublin’s Royal Dublin Showground on St Patrick’s Day, Tuesday 17th March 2009, and televised on RTE 2 the following day.
Tara’s category is decided by public vote, which is live from now. Irish residents can vote by texting VOTE to 085 7114444 to receive a list of keywords and categories. (Meteor customers on plans such as Offer of a Lifetime or Free Texts for Life can text FREE). Voting is open to all Irish mobile networks and will be charged at standard text rates.
Online voting is available now at http://meteormusicawards.meteor.ie/nominees.aspx ; everyone who votes will be automatically entered into a competition to win tickets to the 2009 Awards.
19 awards in total are to be won, of which 8 categories will be decided by music fans. Other nominees for ‘Best Irish Female Artist’ are Lisa Hannigan, Gemma Hayes, Imelda May and Camille O’Sullivan, so don’t delay, vote today! Tara's latest releases are the album 'Great Escape' and the single 'Breathe'. See the column on the left to sample some music and videos.