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Mercury Prize 2009 nominations announced…

The Mercury Prize is an annual award for the “best British album,” and unlike the Teen Choice Awards where surfboards are given as trophies, winning it is actually a pretty big deal. So is the fact that £20,000 is given …

on July 21, 2009, 12:08pm
Album Review: Kasabian – West Rider Pauper Lunatic Asylum

Five years later, Kasabian return with its third album proper, the ludicrously titled West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum (a local lunatic asylum, for those interested). In case the title didn’t give things away, it’s a concept album. Still not convinced? Take a closer look at the art work — it’s clear to see how far they have come.

on June 09, 2009, 3:15pm