Antony and the Johnsons

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Every Mercury prize-winning album – ranked!
Following the announcement of this year’s nominees, we run the rule over the 26 albums that have earned the crown, from Klaxons and James Blake to M People and Talvin Singh

Dave Simpson

26, Jul, 2018 @10:45 AM

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Anohni on Future Feminism: 'Trump is just a distraction from the core issues'
The transgender musician is bringing her Future Feminism project to Europe, putting feminine values first – and argues that our very ecology depends on them

Hannah Ellis-Petersen

22, Aug, 2017 @12:45 PM

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Julie Cunningham & Company review – words get in the way
Julie Cunningham’s first works as head of her own company have passion and subtlety, but struggle to compete with a forceful spoken accompaniment

Luke Jennings

12, Mar, 2017 @7:59 AM

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A history of the love song in 10 tracks
From gay anthems to online romance, love songs have charted our changing times. Here’s our guide to seven decades of swooning in pop

Jude Rogers

12, Feb, 2017 @8:00 AM

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Anohni urges Barack Obama to free Chelsea Manning: 'She poses no threat'
Musician posts YouTube message urging Obama to release Manning, who is serving a prison sentence for leaking state secrets, before President-elect Trump takes office

Guardian music

06, Dec, 2016 @8:44 AM

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Bowie? Skepta? Radiohead? Our critics decide who should win the Mercury prize
Ahead of the Mercury prize ceremony, our writers argue the case for the albums they think deserves the coveted gong

Alexis Petridis, Kate Hutchinson, Dave Simpson, Rachel Aroesti, Michael Hann and Gwilym Mumford

15, Sep, 2016 @11:42 AM

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'An act of solidarity': Anohni treks 100km across Australian desert to protest against uranium mine
The force behind Antony and the Johnsons joins more than 100 activists and traditional owners in walk through east Pilbara in Western Australia to raise awareness of threat posed by proposed Kintyre mine

Brigid Delaney

08, Jun, 2016 @3:19 AM

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Anohni: Hopelessness review – a radical album for a time of crisis
The singer formerly known as Antony Hegarty’s debut as Anohni exploits muscular electronica to tackle the tragedies of our age

Kitty Empire

08, May, 2016 @8:00 AM

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Anohni, the artist once known as Antony Hegarty, on life beyond the Johnsons
The force behind Antony and the Johnsons has returned with a new name and a new album denouncing Obama and climate change. She explains how pop is her political vehicle

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

09, Apr, 2016 @8:00 AM

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Green days: why outsider musicians are putting eco-consciousness on record
Anohni and THEEsatisfaction are in the vanguard of artists using their music to challenge ecocide and resist big business on behalf of minorities

Charlotte Richardson Andrews

22, Mar, 2016 @3:00 PM

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Oscars 2016: Anohni boycotts 'degrading' ceremony
The first transgender performer to receive an Academy Award nomination says she felt unable to attend after being declined the opportunity to perform

Tim Jonze

26, Feb, 2016 @8:44 AM

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Ringo was the only good Beatle … so what is your most #unpopularmusicopinionhour?
With Twitter users getting views off their chests at #UnpopularMusicOpinionHour, we asked Guardian staff to share what opinion they’ve been shouted down at the pub for

Elle Hunt

08, Jan, 2016 @1:14 AM

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