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The Mercury Prize

From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
Length: 59:00

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Rs_logo_small The Mercury Prize has earned a reputation for honoring musicians based on their talent and not necessarily their success or popularity.  This episode features music from Mercury Prize winners and its various off-shoots.  Enjoy!

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The Mercury Prize has earned a reputation for honoring musicians based on their talent and not necessarily their success or popularity.  This episode features music from Mercury Prize winners and its various off-shoots.  Enjoy!

Timing and Cues

Floating, 20 and 40 min.

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Movin' on Up Primal Scream Screamadelica . Sire 1991 03:51
Golden Skans Klaxons Myths of the Near Future . Rinse 2007 02:47
Volcano Damien Rice O . Vector Recordings 2003 04:38
Ready to Start Arcade Fire The Suburbs . Mercury 2010 04:15
Endless Summer The Jezabels Prisoner . Play It Again Sam 2011 04:11
Cigarettes in the Theatre Two Door Cinema Club Tourist History . Glass Note 2010 03:34
End Game Curtis Andrews The Offering of Curtis Andrews. Curtis Andrews 2009 05:31
Beautiful Tango Hindi Zahra Handmade . Blue Note 2010 03:56

Additional Credits

Beth West

Related Website

http://kslu.org/rock_school/index.php