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IMRO Announce Live Music Awards 2009 Shortlist

Posted in IRISH NOISE!, Music, News with tags , , on November 9, 2009 by Tickets There


Once again Tickets There is stealing news (but at least we’re not lying about it) from our Twitter updates. Hot Press have just reported that IMRO has released the short list for it’s Live Music Awards 2009.

The can be viewed below and the Winner will be announced on December 1st and IMRO’s Dublin HQ. All IMRO members can vote for their choice.

Hop on over to Hot Press to read about the HP Readers Venue Award.

2009 Shortlist:


  • Crawdaddy
  • Olympia Theatre
  • The O2
  • Vicar St.
  • Whelan’s

Rest of Leinster:

  • The Backroom, Navan
  • The Late Lounge, Kill
  • Set Theatre, Kilkenny
  • Spirit Store, Dundalk
  • The Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny


  • Cyprus Avenue, Cork
  • Dolan’s Warehouse, Limerick
  • The Everyman Theatre, Cork
  • INEC, Killarney
  • The Pavilion, Cork

Connaught: (Three venues from Galway and not one from Sligo or Leitrim??)

  • Campbell’s Tavern,
  • Headford; Crane Bar, Galway;
  • Roisin Dubh, Galway;
  • Royal Theatre & Event Centre, Castlebar
  • Town Hall Theatre, Galway

Ulster (Donegal, Cavan & Monaghan):

  • Balor Arts Centre; An Grianan, Letterkenny
  • Iontas, Castleblaney
  • McGrory’s, Culduff
  • Ramor Theatre, Cavan