News - October 15, 2015

Florence + The Machine, Wolf Alice, Jamie XX nominated for 2015 Mercury Music Prize
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Florence + The Machine, Wolf Alice, Jamie XX nominated for 2015 Mercury Music Prize

Florence + The Machine, Wolf Alice, Aphex Twin and Jamie XX are among the nominees for the 2015 Mercury Music Prize. 

Also up for the award are Roisin Murphy, Ghostpoet, Benjamin Clementine and Gaz Coombes. 

They are joined by C Duncan, Soak, ESKA and Slaves on the shortlist of 12 albums. 

The winner of the prize and a cheque for £20,000 will be announced at a ceremony at Radio Theatre at Broadcasting House in London on November 20th and will be broadcast live on BBC Four and BBC 6Music. 

You can check out each of the nominated albums in our online store, which is here. The albums are also available here in our digital store. 

 

The shortlist for the 2015 Mercury Music Prize is as follows:

Aphex Twin - Syro

Benjamin Clementine - At Least For Now 

C Duncan - Architect

ESKA - ESKA

Florence + The Machine - How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful

Gaz Coombes - Matador 

Ghostpoet - Shedding Skin

Jamie XX - In Colour

Roisin Murphy - Hairless Toys

Soak - Because We Forgot How To Dream

Slaves - Are You Satisfied?

Wolf Alice - My Love Is Cool

 

My Love Is Cool
My Love Is Cool Wolf Alice

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