- 07 Jan 20
The annual talent showcase returns to Whelan's next week.
Whelan's Ones To Watch festival is back for its 10th year, with one of its most thrilling and eclectic line-ups yet. Taking place across the iconic venue from Wednesday, January 15 to Sunday, January 19, the annual event is once again showcasing the impressively high calibre of talent currently emerging on the Irish scene.
The five-day party will showcase a variety of music styles, so attendees can expect to hear indie, folk, experimental, pop, rock, hip-hop, electronic and more. In addition to promoting emerging talent, Whelan's will be championing artists who have taken the next step and are planning releases for 2020.
Hot Press can exclusively reveal the first acts announced for Ones To Watch 2020 below:
La Di Da
Strange New Places
Pixie Cut Rhythm Orchestra
Lost In Your Mind
Dylan E. Crampton
Watch this space for even more acts still to be announced. Tickets are €6 for one day or €12 for the full five-day festival, and are available to purchase now at whelanslive.com. See our reviews of 2019's Ones To Watch for Friday and Saturday.