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Grime artist Skepta wins Britain's Mercury Prize

Sep 16, 2016

Grime artist Skepta wins Britain's Mercury Prize

Grime hip-hop artist Skepta was awarded Britain’s prestigious Mercury Prize on Thursday for his album “Konnichiwa” in recognition of a resurgent homegrown genre, muscling out late rock legend David Bowie. As he presented the prize, Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker paid tribute to David Bowie ...

Radiohead triumphs at Summer Sonic

Aug 26, 2016

Radiohead triumphs at Summer Sonic

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Few bands can draw a massive round of applause for 15 minutes of ambient music, but that’s just what Radiohead received at the start of its Sunday night headlining set at this year’s Tokyo leg of Summer Sonic. The crowd at the main Marine ...