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Young Fathers Win 2014 Mercury Prize Album of the Year | Music News

  Edinburgh trio Young Fathers, consisting of members Kayus Bankole, Graham Hastings and Alloysious Massaquoi, have today (October 29) won this year’s Mercury Music Prize for their sophomore album, Dead. The guys have beaten off stiff competition from the likes of FKA Twigs, Royal Blood and Bombay Bicycle Club. They were awarded this prestigious award tonight at London’s Roundhouse, which saw each each act[…]

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Jamie T Backs Damon Albarn To Win 2014 Mercury Prize | Music News

  Even though he is the third favourite to win the Mercury Prize this year, behind FKA Twigs and Kate Tempest, Damon Albarn is being backed by indie rock artist Jamie T. Speaking this week, Jamie T said in an interview, “I love this album [Everyday Robots – Damon Albarn] because it’s a sensitive, personal record that has many layers[…]

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Mercury Prize Nominees Jungle Announce Biggest Tour To Date | Music News

  70’s funk style trio Jungle have announced their biggest UK tour to date. The band’s 2015 national tour will see them perform twelve dates at some of the best ‘new music’ venues around the country. Originally performing in 2010 band Born Blond, members Josh Lloyd-Watson and Tom McFarland formed Jungle in early 2013, with fellow musician Fraser MacColl.  […]

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2014 Mercury Prize Album Of The Year Shortlist Revealed | Music News

  What a great bunch of nominees that have just been announced for this years Barclaycard Mercury Prize. It’s quite an interesting mix with international acts Bombay Bicycle Club and Royal Blood making for a tough competition. We’d like to see rhymester Kate Tempest or FKA twigs sweep in and bag this one up. We’ll be left waiting until October[…]

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