Mercury prize 2012

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Michael Kiwanuka: Love & Hate review – bittersweet soul-baring
Mercury nominee Kiwanuka displays biting self-knowledge on the pain of failing relationships

Kitty Empire

17, Jul, 2016 @8:00 AM

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Alt-J's Mercury prize win marks rise of boffin rock
Triumph of indie four-piece may end dominance of solo female singers and big labels

Paul Lester

02, Nov, 2012 @7:33 PM

Music Weekly podcast: Alt-J win the Mercury prize

Alexis Petridis considers the fate of previous Mercury winners, while Rebecca Nicholson reports from the red carpet

Presented by Alexis Petridis and produced by Matt Hill

02, Nov, 2012 @1:31 PM

Mercury prize 2012: Alt-J interview on their win - video

Winners Alt-J and nominees Django Django, Jessie Ware, Richard Hawley, the Maccabees, Lianne La Havas and Sam Lee speak to Rebecca Nicholson

Rebecca Nicholson and Cameron Robertson

02, Nov, 2012 @9:04 AM

Mercury prize celebrates 20 years with award for Alt-J's debut album

Indie act rewarded for album An Awesome Wave at award ceremony at Camden's Roundhouse

Alexandra Topping

02, Nov, 2012 @8:33 AM

Mercury music prize awards ceremony - in pictures

Alt-J took the £20,000 prize ahead of Sam Lee, Field Music, Lianne La Havas, Roller Trio and Plan B, among others

01, Nov, 2012 @11:57 PM

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Mercury prize winners Alt-J would have done well anyway

Indie band's album An Awesome Wave was worth rewarding but had already developed a momentum of its own

Alexis Petridis

01, Nov, 2012 @11:29 PM

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Mercury prize 2012 – live blog

Alt-J win the Mercury prize 2012 after a rather subdued ceremony at the Roundhouse in London

Tim Jonze

01, Nov, 2012 @10:03 PM

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Mercury prize 2012: readers name their winner

Alt-J's An Awesome Wave is Guardian readers' favourite for this year's Mercury prize

Adam Boult

01, Nov, 2012 @2:44 PM

Mercury prize 2012: nominees - in pictures

The odds are out for this year's Mercury prize, courtesy of bookmakers Paddy Power

01, Nov, 2012 @2:24 PM

Mercury prize 2012 preview: nominations and predictions - video

Guardian music writers Alexis Petridis, Tim Jonze and Rebecca Nicholson give their verdict on this year's Mercury prize nominees

Alexis Petridis, Tim Jonze, Rebecca Nicholson, Andy Gallagher and Cameron Robertson

31, Oct, 2012 @12:17 PM

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Mercury prize and Mobo awards: music's judgment week begins

Are nominations deserved? Are they out-of-date? Amid all the criticism, let's not forget music awards are supposed to be fun

Tim Jonze

28, Oct, 2012 @5:54 PM

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