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 has unveiled details of her new single, âThe Words That Maketh Murderâ, the first track to be taken from her forthcoming album Let England Shake. âThe Words That Maketh Murderâ will be released digitally on January 17th via Island Records and then released on 7" vinyl on 7th February, backed by an exclusive track, âThe Guns Called Me Back Againâ, recorded during the 'Let England Shake' album session. Meanwhile, Harveyâs eighth studio album, Let Engl... (continued) [read more]
PJ Harvey has announced she'll be releasing her eighth studio album, Let England Shake, on February 14th 2011 through Island Records. She'll also be performing a run of sold out live shows early next year, with dates in Brussels, Berlin, Paris, and Londonâs Troxy on February 27th and 28th. Image by Seamus Murphy You can visit the PJ Harvey by heading to http://pjharvey.lucidwebs.co.uk/ [read more]
PJ Harvey has shared a new track this weekend called 'Shaker Aamer' - which is named after Guantánamo Bay detainee Shaker Aamer, who has spent the last 11 years detained without charge or trial - despite being cleared for release in 2007 by the Bush administration, and in 2009 by the Obama administration. [read more]