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Quiz: How much do you know about the Mercury Prize contenders?

Tonight will see the winner of the 2015 Mercury Music Prize announced. Nominees include stalwarts Gaz Coombes, Roisin Murphy and Florence and the Machine, as well as newcomers Benjamin Clementine, Eska and SOAK. But how much do you actually know about the artists and albums up for nomination? Take our quiz and find out: How …

Music News Quizzes November 20, 2015

Mercury Music Prize 2015 - nominations in full

The Mercury Music Prize nominations were being revealed today, live on Lauren Laverne’s BBC 6 Music Show. Here’s how it happened – read on for a brief guide to the 12 albums. The Mercury Prize​ 2015 nominations in full: • Aphex Twin​ – Syro • Wolf Alice​ – My Love Is Cool • Róisín Murphy​ …

Music News October 16, 2015

Truck Festival 2015 – review and photos

The 17th year of this festival on a quaint Oxfordshire farm is its biggest and boldest yet

Truck Festival 2015 – review and photos

The 17th year of this festival on a quaint Oxfordshire farm is its biggest and boldest yet

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July 21, 2015

7 artists who prove British rap is in good hands

It’s not always been an easy relationship between British accents and rapping aspirations, but we’re actually really bloody good at it you know. [Young Fathers] British rap is in a really good place right now. Seriously. Attempts to mimic our American cousins are now distant memories, the early noughties Grime scene gave rappers the confidence to …

Music What's On September 24, 2014

Ghostpoet – live review

Katherine Denham delivers her verdict on a compelling gig from atmospheric rapper Ghostpoet at the Wedgewood Rooms in Southsea. Renowned for making dark and experimental music, Ghostpoet’s performance at the Wedgewood Rooms takes us emotionally underground. From the get-go we are swamped by the sound of a sinister drumbeat and haunting synthesizers as a hooded Ghostpoet …

Gigs October 24, 2013

Gigs and tours this week: Arctic Monkeys, London Grammar, Jake Bugg

The pick of this week’s live music features some of the cream of the younger generation of British acts on tour, including the chart-topping Arctic Monkeys, pop sensation Jessie J and indie troubadour Jake Bugg. But it’s not all about the big guns. Up and coming acts like London Grammar, Honeyblood and Rachel Sermanni are …

Gigs October 22, 2013

Live music highlights in Scotland for October 2013

From Scottish experimental poppers Over The Wall and Miaoux Miaoux to darkwave singer-songwriter King Krule and singer-producer Ghostpoet, Hamish Gibson and Harris Brine provide a round-up of the best live music Scotland has to offer this month. [Simon Green of Bonobo: playing Glasgow’s ABC on 4 Oct – picture: Getty] As summer drifts away and the …

Gigs Radar October 1, 2013
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