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Franz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand have announced their first gig of 2017 – headlining the Belladrum Tartan Heart festival in their native Scotland. The ‘Take Me Out’ Mercury Prize winners will be supported…

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Usher The R&B star has been a key player in Justin Bieber’s career from the start, even beating Justin Timberlake in a bidding war to sign him in 2007. We’re…

Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan appeared to briefly acknowledge that he had been awarded the Nobel prize in literature only to change his mind hours later. The mercurial singer-songwriter has remained silent since being…

Hyundai Mercury Prize 2016 ëAlbums of the Yearí
Eventim Hammersmith Apollo
15 Sept 2016
Photo credit: John Marshall - JM Enternational

The grime MC takes home award for 'Konnichiwa' at the London ceremony this evening (September 15)

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The Mercury Prize doesn’t always chime with the mood of the nation, but last night the judges did well: Skepta’s ‘Konnichiwa’ is the best choice in ages, one that reflects…

Alt-J

Alt-J have been announced to headline Croatia’s acclaimed INmusic Festival. The Mercury-winners will be joining previously announced headliners Arcade Fire in topping the bill at the event. The largest open-air…