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Mercury Music Prize nominees

The runners and riders for the latest Mercury Music Prize (which is, of course, the UK version of the Choice Music Prize) are as follows: Adele “19″ British Sea Power “Do You Like Rock Music?” Burial “Untrue” Elbow “The Seldom …

Tue, Jul 22, 2008, 12:12

   

The runners and riders for the latest Mercury Music Prize (which is, of course, the UK version of the Choice Music Prize) are as follows:

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 And The Winterset “The Bairns”

On The Record says: give it to Burial and be done with it.