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2011 Mercury Prize nominees announced

The shortlist has been revealed for the 2011 Mercury Prize. The list includes some major albums like James Blake's incredibly striking self titled debut, PJ Harvey's massive comeback Let England Shake, and Adele's 21, in addition to some other interesting choices like Anna Calvi's self titled debut and King Creosote & Jon Hopkins collaborative album Diamond Mine...

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The xx won the 2010 Mercury Prize

Congrats xx. Tour dates below...

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Wild Beasts up for Mercury Prize, about to tour (dates), giving away new 10″ as MP3s

Wild Beasts @ Union Pool in 2009 (more by Tim Griffin)

England's Wild Beasts nabbed a nomination for this year's Mercury Prize for their record Two Dancers...

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Speech Debelle wins Mercury Prize! (coming for CMJ)

DOWNLOAD: Speech Debelle - Better Days (Revox) ft. Micachu and Wiley (MP3)
DOWNLOAD: Pete Lawrie - Black & Blue (featuring Speech Debelle) (MP3)
"Speech Debelle won this year's Barclays Mercury music prize last night, making her the first woman in seven years to scoop the coveted industry award...

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Jacob Blickenstaff

Brooklyn Soul Festival – night 1 in pics (Eli Reed & The True Loves, Hermon Hitson, Roscoe Robinson, Barbara Lynn)

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Eli 'Paperboy' Reed and Barbara Lynn @ The Bell House

The 1st Brooklyn Soul Festival was a great success. Sell out crowd on the 1st night and nearly so on the second...

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Mercury Prize 2009 shortlist announced

Mercury Prize 2009 shortlistFlorence and the Machine - Lungs
Kasabian - West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum
Bat for Lashes - Two Suns
La Roux - La Roux
Glasvegas - Glasvegas
Speech Debelle - Speech Therapy
Friendly Fires - Friendly Fires
The Horrors - Primary Colours
Lisa Hannigan - Sea Sew
The Invisible - The Invisible
Led Bib - Sensible Shoes
Sweet Billy Pilgrim - Twice Born MenThe prize, which is voted on by UK critics and members of the music industry, comes with a £20,000 award...

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Matt & Kim played Danbro (Halloween pics), on Fader & tour

FADER Label, the recording branch of The FADER, is pleased to announce their partnership with Brooklyn-based music collective Matt and Kim. The all-encompassing collaboration between FADER Label and Matt and Kim is more than a record deal...

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Elbow beat Radiohead & Burial for 2008 Mercury Prize

Elbow were tonight named the winners of the Nationwide Mercury Prize 2008 for their album The Seldom Seen Kid.

They won the revered prize ahead of a shortlist of 11 other acts at a ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel in central London and their victory sees them follow in the footsteps of acts such as last year's winner Klaxons...

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Laura Marling – MP-nominated, 2008 tour dates, Johnny Flynn

Laura Marling & Noah & The Whale @ SXSW 2008 (more)

Laura Marling is playing Bowery Ballroom on September 15th. The show is part of a co-headlining North American tour with fellow UK musician Johnny Flynn who Laura has toured with before...

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Adele – Mercury Prize-nominated, playing Webster Hall

Adele is playing Webster Hall on September 3rd. Tickets go on sale Friday at noon. Adele is on this year's Mercury Prize shortlist. Not many tour dates, below...

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