Hozier performs in Dublin. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Hozier is among the nominations for this year’s Ivor Novello Awards. The Irish singer has been nominated for the best song musically and lyrically p(...)

The Arctic Monkeys have been named on the shortlist for this year’s Mercury Music Prize. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Arctic Monkeys’ sixth album, Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino, has been named among the nominees for this year’s Mercury prize. The nod makes them th(...)