Okay, hands up, I admit we're all probably bored of threads about the Mercurys ... saying that I felt this probably deserved its own thread ... the judges are as follows:
Former BBC Radio 1 DJ, now of Radio 2.
Noted British Classical Music conductor.
Guardian music columnist and current NME writer.
Metro newspaper music critic.
Head of Music, BBC Radio 1.
Former editor of NME. Now editor of Top Gear magazine.
Jazz editor, Time Out magazine.
DJ and presenter of X-Posure new music show on XFM.
Head of music, Global Radio.
DJ BBC Radio Nottingham.