by / January 13th, 2010 /

Choice Music Prize 2009 shortlist announced

The ten albums shortlisted for the Choice Music Prize were revealed moments ago on Today FM. They are (in alphabetical order):

  1. And So I Watch You From Afar – And So I Watch You From Afar
  2. Bell X1 – Blue Lights on the Runway
  3. CODES – TreesDreamInAlgebra
  4. Adrian Crowley – Season of the Sparks
  5. Dark Room Notes – We Love You Dark Matter
  6. Duckworth Lewis Method – Duckworth Lewis Method
  7. Julie Feeney – Pages
  8. Valerie Francis – Slow Dynamo
  9. Laura Izibor – Let the Truth Be Told
  10. The Swell Season – Strict Joy

The judges for this year are:
Martin Burns (News of the World)
Josh Clarke (i105-i107, Galway)
Roisin Dwyer (Hot Press)
Tony Fenton (Today FM)
Cathal Funge (Phantom 105.2, Dublin)
Padraic Halpin (Ragged Words)
Sophie Gorman (Irish Independent)
John McMahon (2fm)
Rob O’Connor (Beat 102-103, Waterford)
Eva Staic (Spin 1038, Dublin)
Chris Wasser (Evening Herald)
Aoife Woodlock (Other Voices)