Maccabees, Kiwanuka and Alt-J For Mercury Gig
Barclaycard Mercury Prize ‘Albums of the Year’ shortlisted artists for charity show…
The Barclaycard Mercury Prize ‘Albums of the Year Live’ gig series continues on Wednesday 24 October with special performances from joint headliners The Maccabees, Alt-J and MTV Brand New For 2012 nominee Michael Kiwanuka.
The shortlisted artists will be playing the event at LSO St Luke’s in London to help raise money for War Child, supporting the fantastic work they do assisting children affected by conflict around the world.
The Prize will be making tickets for the event available to fans through competitions and a special ballot system which opens for 48 hours from 10am on Monday 15 October at www.theticketfactory.com.
Further gigs featuring more of the 2012 shortlisted artists will be announced over the coming weeks, while the winner of the 2012 Barclaycard Mercury Prize will be announced on Thursday 1 November.