PJ Harvey wins Ivor Novello award for Album of the Year
In what seems like the 100th award (deserved though!) given this year to her, musician PJ Harvey has won an Ivor Novello for Album of the Year.
Harvey's Let England Shake album has won countless awards, including the Mercury Prize, Mojo's Album of the Year, NME's Album of the Year and many others.
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PJ Harveyâs eighth studio album Let England Shake, is set for release on February 14th via Island Records. A full tracklisting for the album has also been announced. Tracklisting 1. Let England Shake, 2. The Last Living Rose 3. The Glorious Land 4. The Words That Maketh Murder 5. All And Everyone 6. On Battleship Hill 7. England 8. In The Dark Places 9. Bitter Branches 10. Hanging In The Wire 11. Written On The Forehead 12. The Colour of The Earth In the mean... (continued) [read more]
The first in a series of short films, directed by the esteemed award-winning photographer Seamus Murphy, has been unveiled on PJ Harveyâs official website www.pjharvey.net this morning. Directed by Murphy the series of short films accompany all 12 songs on Harveyâs new album Let England Shake. âThe Last Living Roseâ is the first video in the series air and can be seen below. Inspired and developed from themes in Harveyâs new album, the 12 films feature ... (continued) [read more]
News Roundup (feat. Wild Beasts, PJ Harvey, Team Me, Rival Schools, Monarchy, Oupa and Camden Crawl)
Wild Beasts are set to release their new single, âAlbatrossâ, on May 2nd. You can stream a copy of the single below. Meanwhile, from Wednesday the new single will be available to download, for free, from the bandâs Facebook page: www.facebook.com/wildbeasts In support of the single and the bandâs forthcoming album, Wild Beasts will be hitting the road in May for a series of UK tour dates. Tour Dates May 05 â Newcastle, Gateshead Old Town Hall 06 â... (continued) [read more]
Last year award-winning photographer Seamus Murphy, who is better known for his war reportage than his music based work, created 12 short films to accompany each of the 12 tracks on PJ Harvey's Let England Shake. [read more]