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Klaxons Come Stateside This March

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The UK’s Mercury Prize-winning Klaxons will be back in the U.S. this spring to give us a dose of their second album, the wonderfully weird and wildly euphoric Surfing the Void, released via tinyOGRE on January 18th.

1 Feb 2011 | More

Goldfrapp Comes Out with Head First in March

Since their first Mercury-nominated release, Felt Mountain, we’ve followed Goldfrapp’s every note, so we are head over heels to hear …Read the Rest

1 Dec 2009 | More

Friendly Fires Sign on to NYLON’s Winter Music Tour, Will Perform on Kimmel in August

Big news out of the Friendly Fires camp this week. First came the announcement that the English group’s debut record was nominated for a 2009 Mercury Prize, and now they are set to jump on to NYLON’s inaugural Winter Music Tour in mid-November. Full bill and routing of the tour is still being confirmed at press time.

23 Jul 2009 | 1 comment | More

2009 Mercury Prize Nominations Announced; Winner on September 8

The nominations for the 2009 Mercury Prize have just been announced and the surprise here is that there really isn’t a surprise as much-talked about artists such as Bat for Lashes and La Roux made the list. Winners will be announced on September 8. Elbow took home the honor last year for The Seldom Seen Kid.

21 Jul 2009 | More