The National Final
Whelans is famed for its atmosphere, quality and live music. A traditional country pub in the heart of the city, the venue has played host to such musical legends as Jeff Buckley, Nick Cave, Christy Moore and Peter Buck and Mike Mills from REM.
This is your opportunity to join the coveted list of artists whose careers have begun on the stage of this infamous Dublin venue.
Each of the 4 runners up will receive €250 and the chance to showcase their talent to a host of industry professionals