Meteor Choice Music Prize details have emerged and the Album of the Year shortlist will be announced on Wednesday 7 January 2015. The winning album will then be announced at the Meteor Choice Music Prize live event in Vicar Street, Dublin on Thursday 5 March 2015.
This year also marks the 10th Anniversary of the Prize, with a series of special shows taking place in November at venues in Cork and Galway. Three Meteor Choice Music Prize winning acts will share a stage for the first time. Villagers, Jape and Delorentos will be performing.
A Dublin show is also in the works for Spring 2015.
Meteor Choice Music Prize events:
Sunday 23 November – Cyprus Avenue, Cork
Monday 24 November – Roisin Dubh, Galway
RAAP, Culture Ireland, HMV Xtra-vision & Music Week are also official project partners.