With Snow Patrol Pulling out, another of the globes tops act were needed.

To be fair, the awards guys have managed to pull a quality choice out of the bag by choosing Temper Trap, They are right up in the charts everywhere and garnering new fans everywhere they go.

The Event is now sold out, highlights will be shown February 21st on RTE2 @ 9pm

Also on the night is Florence and the machine (says liam gallagher “I’m not having anyone with ginger hair making music. I can’t go down that road.” classy liam), Paulo Nutini, The Coronas, Brian Kennedy, Bell X1, The Script, Westlife, Pixie Lott, Dublin Gospel Choir.