Mercury Prize 2011: albums which are likely to contest it.

Metronomy

Lots of Pretty Brilliant British albums have come out since The xx shuffled away with the spoils at the 2010 Mercury bash. I’ve written a fairly comprehensive guide to a spread of them on the BBC Music Blog – including releases by Metronomy (pictured, up there), Katy B, Ghostpoet, PJ Harvey, Adele and loads more. Click these words to go and take a look.

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2 Responses to Mercury Prize 2011: albums which are likely to contest it.

  1. Neil says:

    This year has been incredible for albums, especially British ones, and I can’t believe we’re only half way through the year!

  2. James says:

    In addition to your list my tip is ‘Toy Horses’ by Toy Horses. It’s very good and also the sort of album/story you’d expect the Mercury Prize to go for…

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