Live Event, Vicar St. March 3rd

The Choice Music Prize in association with IMRO and IRMA will take place on Thursday 3rd March at Vicar St, Dublin. Artists so far confirmed to play are: HamsandwicH, Le Galaxie, Colm Mac Con Iomaire, Soak, Villagers plus Song of the Year nominees The Academic, All Tvvins, Daithi, Otherkin and Pleasure Beach.

The Choice Music Prize event will be broadcast live on Today FM in a special four hour extended programme during the Paul McLoone show.

Tickets for the Choice Music Prize live event are on sale now from all Ticketmaster outlets and from priced €25.50 including booking fee.


2015 Album of the Year Shortlist

The Shortlist for the Choice Music Prize Irish Album of the Year 2015 is here! The winner will be announced on March 3rd at the live show at Vicar Street.

Girl Band
Holding Hands with Jamie
(Rough Trade)
Ham Sandwich
Stories From The Surface
(Route 109A Records)
Gavin James
Bitter Pill
(Warner Music Ireland)
This Chemical Sea
(Faction Records)
Le Galaxie
Le Club
(Universal Music Ireland)
Colm Mac Con Iomaire
And Now The Weather
Roisin Murphy
Hairless Toys
Before We Forgot How To Dream (Rough Trade)
Darling Arithmetic
Young Wonder
(Feel Good Lost)


2015 Song of the Year Shortlist

The 2015 Choice Music Prize Song of the Year shortlist has been announced and you can vote for your favourite here! You can vote once every 24 hours, so remember to come back and give your favourite song all the support you can! And don’t forget to click the Twitter or Facebook share button after voting to be in with a chance of winning tickets to the Choice Music Prize Live Event in Vicar Street on March 3rd.

The shortlist is:

The Academic – Different (Room 6 Records)
All Tvvins – Thank You (Warner Music)
The Coronas – How This Goes (Universal Music)
Daithi – Mary Keanes Introduction (Self Released)
Fight Like Apes – Pretty Keen On Centrefolds (Alcopop! Records)
Hozier – Someone New (Universal Music)
Gavin James – Bitter Pill (Warner Music)
Kodaline – Ready (Sony Music)
Otherkin – Ay Ay (Rubyworks)
Pleasure Beach – Go (Faction)

Vote for your favourite here!