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]
If you didnât already know Canadian duo, Japandroids are in the middle of releasing a series of five, limited edition 7â singles. Devised as a way for the band to release new material whilst on tour and unable to record a full album, each single includes an A-side featuring previously unreleased material from the Post Nothing session, as well as a cover B-side. Today, Japandroids announced the release of the third single in the 7â series, âHeavenward Grand Prixâ. Th... (continued) [read more]
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]