The Mercury music prize: your shortlist

We countdown to the announcement with your suggestions

The Nationwide Mercury Prize shortlist will be announced today (July 17) at 11.30 – and you can find out who is on it by keeping your browser locked on NME.COM.

However in the meantime you have been telling us who you think should on this year’s list.

Discussing your favourites on NME.COM/boards you come up with quite a varied list in addition to the suggestions we made yesterday (July 17).

Among those suggested, you named Mystery Jets’Making Dens’, Tunng’s ’Comments Of The Inner Chorus’, Psapp’s ’Only Thing I Ever Wanted’, The Automatic‘s ‘Not Accepted Anywhere’ and Franz Ferdinand’s ’You Could Have It So Much Better’ as those worthy of receiving a nomination.

So will they make the cut? Be sure to check NME.COM this morning for all the latest on the 2006 Nationwide Mercury Prize.