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Mercury Prize Postponed Because of Death of the Queen

by Paul Cashmere

The Mercury Prize has been put on hold following the death of Queen Elizabeth II.

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Harry Styles photo 2012 by Ros O'Gorman

Harry Styles and Sam Fender Nominated For Mercury Prize


Harry Styles, Sam Fender, and Little Simz have been shortlisted for the 2022 Mercury Prize.

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Benjamin Clementine

Benjamin Clementine Wins Mercury Prize


Benjamin Clementine has been announced as the 2015 Mercury Prize winner.

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Florence And The Machine perform at The Palais Theatre. Photo Zo Damage.

Florence + The Machine and Jamie xx Nominated For Mercury Prize

by Paul Cashmere

The 2015 Mercury Prize ‘Albums of the Year’ in association with BBC Music were announced on Friday, October 16.

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Mercury Prize and BBC Team Up


The Mercury Prize has revealed details of the 2015 award and announced exciting plans for its future development that will see the iconic Prize place greater emphasis on multi-platform content as part of an extensive new partnership with BBC Music for 2015.

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Alt-J Will Return To Australia In July

by Paul Cashmere

Mercury Award winning Alt-J will head back to Australia with a venue upgrade to their headline shows.

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Alt-J: “We bloody won the Mercury!!!”

by Claire Hennekam

Alternative indie pop quartet, Alt-J, last night won the highly coveted U.K. Barclaycard Mercury Prize for their debut album, An Awesome Wave.

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Plan B And Richard Hawley Lead Mercury Prize Nominations

by Andrew Tijs

The annual UK ‘best album’ Mercury Prize announces its nominees for 2012.

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Chris Squire of Yes. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
REVIEW: Yes, Melbourne, April 11, 2012

I must admit I had reservations about going to see Yes without Jon Anderson on vocals but that was quickly set aside as soon as they started.

April 12, 2012
2011 AMP Shortlist Announced

The nine albums in the running for Australia’s premier music prize, the AMP, have been announced.

February 2, 2012
Lana Del Rey
Andy’s Best Music Of 2011

Andy’s favourite music of 2011, featuring Lykke Li, Lil Wayne, Lanie Lane, Lana Del Rey… and that’s just the ‘l’s.

December 23, 2011
Bono and U2. image by Ros O'Gorman
U2 Are The Top Touring Act Of 2011 By Far

Billboard has revealed the top-grossing touring acts of the year, and U2 come out on top by a long way.

December 22, 2011
Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez Gets 2011 YouTube Crown

Jennifer Lopez’s ‘On The Floor’ was the most-viewed music video of 2011, setting Pitbull up to rule the top ten.

December 21, 2011
360 at the Independent Music Awards - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
The Jezabels Lead 2011’s AIR Award Winners

Sydney quartet The Jezabels scored two awards at the Jagermeister Independent Music Awards last night.

October 13, 2011
The Flaming Lips. image by Ros O'Gorman photos
The Flaming Lips Announce Harvest Fest Sideshows

Bona fide Oklahoma freaks The Flaming Lips have announced two sideshows for November’s Harvest Fest.

September 28, 2011