2022 winner.

CMATIf My Wife New I’d Be Dead



2022 shortlist.

CMAT – If My Wife New I’d Be Dead
Fontaines D.C. – Skinty Fia
Aoife Nessa Frances – Protector
Just Mustard – Heart Under
Dermot Kennedy – Sonder
The Mary Wallopers – The Mary Wallopers
Anna Mieke – Theatre
Pillow Queens – Leave the Light On
Sorcha Richardson – Smiling Like an Idiot
THUMPER – Delusions of Grandeur

2022 judges.

Mags Blackburn (Red FM Cork)
Christine Costello (The Thin Air)
Neil Doherty (RTÉ Radio 1)
Adam Hogan (RTÉ 2fm)
Eddie Hughes (KCLR)
Lauren Johnson (BBC Northern Ireland)
Sophia McDonald (Totally Dublin/Dublin Digital Radio)
Shannon McNamee (The Journal of Music)
Des O’Driscoll (The Irish Examiner)
Nadine O’Regan (The Business Post)
Aoife Woodlock (Other Voices)

2022 Irish Song of the Year.

Moncrieff Warm

2022 Irish Artist of the Year.

Fontaines D.C.

2022 Irish Breakthrough Artist.

Cian Ducrot

Classic Album.

Sinead O’ConnorI Do Not Want What I Haven’t Got

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Thursday March 7th, 11am @ BIMM

Conversations brings together artists and music industry professionals to discuss and explore some of the key issues affecting both performers and the wider industry at the present time. Admission is free, but attendees will need to register for a ticket as spaces are limited.

Full info and agenda here.