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 Harvey will join a slew of legendary guests in setting BBC Radio 4's agenda from 26 December to 30 December. [read more]
Today's Mix/Cover/Live includes The Hundred in the Hands, Amanda Palmer, PJ Harvey & Turzi. MP3: The Hundred in the Hands - Pigeons (Screen Tests Remix) http://myspace.com/thehundredinthehands MP3: Amanda Palmer - Fake Plastic Trees (Radiohead Cover) http://www.amandapalmer.net/ MP3: PJ Harvey - Rid Of Me - (Live) http://www.myspace.com/pjharvey MP3: Turzi - Baltimore (feat. Bobby Gillespie) http://www.myspace.com/turzi [read more]
Esteemed award-winning photographer Seamus Murpht has directed a series of short films to accompany all 12 songs from PJ Harveyâs new album Let England Shake. âThe Last Roseâ will be the first video to air and will premier on Harveyâs official website www.pjharvey.net on Monday December 20th. Inspired and developed from themes in Harveyâs new album, the 12 films will feature still and moving images from a 5,000 mile road-trip that Murphy undertook around England. ... (continued) [read more]