Tag Archive: Mercury Prize

London Grammar – If You Wait (album) (Metal & Dust Recordings / Ministry of Sound Recordings)

A favourite to win this year’s Mercury Prize, ‘If You Wait’, the debut album from London Grammar, is an impressive solid body that radiates gorgeousness and fragility. The trio of vocalist Hannah Reid,… Continue reading

North Atlantic Oscillation – Chirality (single) (Kscope)

Championed by the likes of Elbow’s Guy Garvey, Marc Riley, Zane Lowe, BBC Scotland, and BBC Introducing amongst others, North Atlantic Oscillation are an Edinburgh based post-progressive rock and electronica act made up… Continue reading

Stealing Sheep – Shut Eye (Thom Alt-J ∆ remix) (single) (Heavenly Recordings)

Two of the brightest names in U.K. music from 2012 are attached to this track; the Mercury Prize winning Alt-J ∆ and all-girl Liverpudlian trio Stealing Sheep, whose brilliant debut album ‘Into The Diamond… Continue reading

Burial – Truant / Rough Sleeper (single) (Hyperdub)

Rejoice! It looks like Christmas has come early in the form of an unexpected brand-new single from London electronic artist, Burial. “Truant / Rough Sleeper” follows the brilliant ‘Kindred’ EP released back in… Continue reading