Kildare jazz and folk singer Sive has been announced as the winner of the IMRO Other Room Viewer’s Choice poll following a public vote on the RTÉ.ie.
She will play at the 12th series of Other Voices which takes place this weekend, December 6 to 8, in Dingle and in Derry/Londonderry on February 7 to 9, 2014.
Sive joins five other Irish acts at the IMRO Other Room - Dublin-based indie folkers Slow Skies, Dublin alternative band Other Creatures, electronic rockers from Derry Grim, elctro pop Dubliners Vann Music, and Ciara O’ Flynn and Mark Mc Loughlin who perform together as Pinhole.
The final act to be added to the line-up in St James Church in Dingle on Sunday December 8 is American newcomer Samantha Crain from Oklahoma.
The tull line-up for this year's Other Voices is:
Friday December 6: Patty Griffin, David Gray, Lisa O’Neill, Hozier
Saturday December 7: Mogwai, Lulu James, Willis Earl Beal, Josef Salvat, Rosie Carney
Sunday December 8: John Grant, Agnes Obel, Asgeir, David Arnold, Samantha Crain
The live action will be streamed locally in bars around Dingle (Benners Hotel, Foxy John’s, Geaneys, An Chonair, Dingle Bay Hotel, The Marina and John Bennys) as well as online via www.rte.ie/othervoices