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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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]
After the mammoth battle of Cosmo Jarvis and The Collectable Few a fortnight ago, last weekâs videos lived up to expectation, with Metronomy and âShe Wantsâ eventually running away with 60.99% of the votes following the early support for Clinicâs âBubblegumâ. This week there is a very fair spread of videos, from Toro Y Moi to PJ Harvey, and everything in between. Which leaves a lot to play with. First to the afore mentioned Toro Y Moi with latest single âStill Sou... (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]
PJ Harvey has unveiled the video for new single 'The Glorious Land', which will be released as digital download and on 7â vinyl by Island Records on April 18th 2011. The track is taken from her eighth studio album, Let England Shake. Header image by Cat Stevens [read more]