Dublin-based band Delorentos are favourites to win this year's Choice Music Prize.
Paddy Power bookmaker have installed the band at 2/1,making them the ones to beat in Vicar Street this year.
Cathy Davey is second favourite on the bookies at 7/2, followed by Moloko's Roisín Murphy at 4/1.
Some of the outsiders in the betting include Irish folk group Kila and Adrian Crowley both at 16/1.
Sharon McHugh, spokesperson for Paddy Power, said: "Delorentos are our current favourites to win with their fantastic album 'In Love with Detail', which has already received widespread critical acclaim. However, that doesn't mean they're a certainty."
The Choice Music Prize, seen as the Irish equivalent to the Mercury Music Prize, will take place in Vicar Street on February 27.
Choice Music Prize 2008
2/1 Delorentos 'In Love With Detail'
7/2 Cathy Davey
4/1 Roisin Murphy 'Overpowered'
5/1 The Flaws
7/1 David Geraghty
12/1 Stanley Super 800
14/1 Super Extra bonus party
16/1 Adrian Crowley
20/1 Dry County
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