National Final

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.


The overall winner will be awarded a prize of €1500!

Each of the 4 runners up will receive €250 and the chance to showcase their talent to a host of industry professionals

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