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2014 Choice Music Prize Shortlist announced

The shortlist for the 2014 Choice Music Prize has been announced with My Bloody Valentine and Villagers among the early favourites. Some great albums on it this year, my pick would be the Bellies though. However, looking at the list of judges, why no bloggers?

And So I Watch You From Afar “All Hail Bright Futures” (Sargent House)
Bell X1 “Chop Chop” (Belly Up Records)
Girls Names “The New Life” (Tough Love)
Kodaline “In A Perfect World” (Sony Music)
Little Green Cars “Absolute Zero” (Universal Music)
Mano Le Tough “Changing Days” (Permanent Vacation)
My Bloody Valentine “MBV” (MBV Records)
O Emperor “Vitreous” (Big Skin)
Lisa O’Neill “Same Cloth or Not” (Song Seeds Records)
Villagers “{Awayland}” (Domino)

John Balfe (
Aidan Butler (RTE Radio One)
Niall Byrne (Nialler9, Irish Independent)
Steve Cummins (Irish Post)
Shilpa Ganatra (Daily Star)
Daniel Gray (Totally Dublin)
Laurence Mackin (Irish Times)
Una Mullally (Irish Times and TG4)
Fin O’Leary (MCD Concerts)
Colm O’Sullivan (Today FM)
Niall Stokes (Hot Press)
Amy McGarrigle (BBC Northern Ireland)
Laura Kirkpatrick (Spotify)

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