The auditions for the new pop band were held at Dublin's Point Depot. The prize for successful contestants is a change in a life time record deal and exposure on prime time television.

Songsters, Warblers, Crooners, and downright Chancers.

The London Weekend Television (LWT) production is called 'Wanted Pop Stars' and the chief judge is Nigel Lythgoe, who went on to produce Pop Idol and American Idol. Lythgoe comments

They have to find their own image to portray and we're getting a lot of people copying.

The chosen few will go on to the next round of auditions in Birmingham.  

An RTÉ News report by Sharon Ní Bheoláin broadcast on 6 September 2000.