As well s releasing information regarding who has received funding via the Recording Stimulus Grant, FMC have also announced the recipients of the Album Release Stimulus and Songwriting Stimulus grants.
€280,000 was awarded for album Release Stimulus while just over €443,000 was awarded for songwriting camps. Notable names receiving album funding include Wyvern Lingo, Thumper, The Altered Hours, Saint Sister, Nealo, Malaki, JyellowL, Denise Chaila, Bitch Falcon, Alex Gough, Ailbhe Reddy and And So I Watch You From Afar.
Meanwhile, lucky artists will get to attend songwriting camps led by the likes of James Vincent McMorrow, Damien Dempsey, Sinead O’Connor, RuthAnne Cunningham, All Tvvins, Jafaris, David Anthony Curley (Otherkin), Talos, Jape and David Kitt.
See below for a full list of grant for both categories.
189 individual applications were received for the MISP Album Release Stimulus.
56 applications were funded.
Grantees and grant amounts are as listed below.
176 individual applications were received for the MISP Songwriting Stimulus.
77 Songwriting Camps were funded.
The below Grantees are listed by lead applicant – in all cases, 2 or more artists will be involved in each Songwriting Camp.