The nominees for this year's Meteor Choice Music Prize have been announced this evening and feature previous winners Adrian Crowley, Julie Feeney and Two Door Cinema Club.
The Cast of Cheers, Delorentos, Wallis Bird and Damien Dempsey will also vie for the top prize of €10,000.
Dublin twins Ellie and Louise McNamara have been nominated with their act Heathers, while Mumblin’ Deaf Ro and Limerick-based band Windings round off the 10-strong list.
The winner of the 2013 Meteor Choice Music Prize will be revealed on March 7
Wallis Bird - Wallis Bird (Rubyworks)
The Cast of Cheers - Family (Schoolboy Error)
Adrian Crowley - I See Three Birds Flying (Chemikal Underground)
Delorentos - Little Sparks (Delo Records)
Damien Dempsey - Almighty Love (Sony)
Julie Feeney - Clocks (Mittens)
Heathers - Kingdom (Warner Music)
Mumblin Deaf Ro - Dictionary Crimes (Popical Island)
Two Door Cinema Club - Beacon (Kitsune)
Windings - I Am Not The Crow (Out On A Limb)