So hopefully we've all seen the Mercury prize nominations, for those who haven't here they are in full -
The XX- 'XX'
Wild Beasts- 'Two Dancers'
Villagers- 'Becoming A Jackal'
Paul Weller- 'Wake Up the Nation'
Bumford and Sons- 'Sigh No More'
Laura Marling- 'I Speak Because I Can'
I Am Kloot- 'Sky Aty night'
Foals- 'Total Life Forever'
KIT DOWNES TRIO- 'GOLDEN'. Very excited to hear this band.
Dizzee Rascal -'Tongue N Cheek'. Great call.
Corinne Bailey Rae- 'The Sea'
Biffy Clyro- 'Only Revolutions'
(Courtesy of TheBeautifulOnes and this thread: http://drownedinsound.com/community/boards/music/4262555 )
What are peoples predictions for the DiS Neptune? Remember the inclusion dates are between now and the 20th of July last year (I think thats how it works) and all those above nominated for the Mercury are excluded...try not to cry too much about Wild Beasts okay?