Shortlist: Radiohead, BSP

Nationwide Mercury Prize Shortlist

The Nationwide Mercury Prize Shortlist has been announced. Awarded to the British or Irish artist for the year's best album, last year's award went to a Klaxons for Myths of the Near Future. The 2008 winner will be announced at a ceremony in London on September 9.

The 2008 Shortlist

British Sea Power
Adele - 19
British Sea Power - Do You Like Rock Music?
Burial - Untrue
Elbow - The Seldom Seen Kid
Estelle - Shine
The Last Shadow Puppets - The Age of the Understatement
Laura Marling - Alas I Cannot Swim
Neon Neon - Stainless Style
Portico Quartet - Knee-Deep in the North Sea
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss - Raising Sand
Radiohead - In Rainbows
Rachel Unthank & the Winterset - The Bairns

[Published on: 7/22/08]

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Muffinman1 Tue 7/22/2008 05:27PM
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The Head shall prevail again!

C00lmike Tue 7/22/2008 05:53PM
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I just wikipeida'd this award and Radiohead has been nominated 3 times for OK computer, Amnesiac, and Hail to the Thief but has never won

Rollin' Rosemary! Tue 7/22/2008 06:42PM
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Rollin' Rosemary!

wow. Theres smething wrong with that.

1048 starstarstarstarstar Tue 7/22/2008 10:56PM
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KCReb Wed 7/23/2008 07:36AM
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Elbow is an amazing band - one of my favorites.

acomma Wed 7/23/2008 09:51PM
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Why, I'm glad you asked. I love rock music!

lovitz.a.mug. Fri 7/25/2008 03:24PM
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it's goddamn radiohead!

devasareen Tue 8/5/2008 07:40AM
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hell yes, Neon Neon is the shit, if you haven't checked them out----> You Should!