Ahead of the Mercury Prize 2017, we preview the shortlisted nominees and look at the history of the award.
The Mercury Prize list has certainly let us down this year, so we decided to make a list of what we thought should have made the cut.
The top fifty albums of 2016, selected by our staff.
Blossoms have been busy blooming this year, with numerous sold out shows across the country as well as making it onto BBC’s Sound of New Music list at the start of 2016. The release of their self-titled debut album Blossoms earlier this week, at the peak of summer and festival season, is just the icing on the cake for the Stockport quintet, sending them into the mainstream headlights in their