Martina is passionate about showcasing the abundance of talent in our community and giving original music a voice. Being a singer-songwriter herself she knows the struggles of getting airplay for your original music.
Most musicians dream of hearing their music on the radio but unless you have a record deal or are signed with a major label, getting radio play can be difficult and competitive.
Her music show ‘’Souledge’’ will air every Saturday at 6-7pm and will feature local original music, chats , in-studio sessions and well known Irish artists too.
If you would like to have your music featured on the show as long as the music is good quality, you can contact us here at firstname.lastname@example.org
or contact email@example.com.
Martina is delighted to be part of the wonderful team at Loughrea Community radio
Martina is a qualified singing teacher, a sound and voice therapist, a professional singer-songwriter and musician from Loughrea, Co Galway, Ireland.
She has performed to audiences at home and abroad and is a well-known face on the Galway music scene.
She has performed on ‘’RTE Live at 3’’ and TG4 performing her original music and also on ‘’The Voice UK.
She was the winner of ‘’The Allingham song contest ‘’in 2018.
and came second in "The UK Songwriting Contest" in 2009 with an original song called " Maybe ". One of her original songs “Lover “ won 2nd place in The Jazz category 2011 of The International Songwriting Contest America with over 16,000 entries from 112 countries and received an Honorable mention with her song “The Dream “ in The Performance category
She has also written two songs for Polish Singer Magda Navarette which are featured on Magda’s Album “Iman
Herself and her 12-year-old Daughter Rhianna also Won TG4s “Feis And Blood” Series 2011, a competition to find Ireland’s most talented Family. They won the Final, performing an original song “The Dream “ and a Jennifer Holiday song called “And I am telling you “.
She Launched a Single called “Make it Easy’’ in 2011 with all the proceeds going to Goal, which can be downloaded on I-tunes under the name ''Martina.''