Articles Tagged 'Roisin Murphy'

2014 Mercury Prize winners Young Fathers (Photo: Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images)

What Does the Mercury Prize Mean for British Music?

The shortlist for this year’s Mercury Prize has been announced, and as usual, it’s a very interesting selection of some of the best albums made by British and Irish artists over the past year.¬†And it’s a fairly broad church, music-wise. There’s electronica, indie rock, art pop, art rap, dream-pop, folk pop, garage rock and various […]

Roisin Murphy’s Accident Is a YouTube Hit

That gruesome video of Róisín Murphy‘s on-stage accident while performing in Moscow has been a must-see on YouTube, mostly due to Perez Hilton posting it on his blog. (Murphy bashing her eye on the chair comes near the end of the clip. You don’t see blood, but it is pretty gross nonetheless. Satisfy your morbid […]