PJ Harvey shakes up the Royal Albert Hall.
Never let it be said that Polly Jean Harvey slacks off. The charismatic one-woman iconoclast from Bristol has spent the best part of this year touring her latest record Let England Shake. Following on from an acclaimed tour of Europe and America, festival appearances and shows around the UK, our lady PJ is set to round off October with shows in Manchester, Glasgow and the Royal Albert Hall. Tickets have already gone on sale for the show from www.gigsandtours.com.
PJ Harvey will be performing Let England Shake with a band made up of a musical dream team: Mick Harvey, John Parish and Jean-Marc Butty on 30 and 31 Oct 2011. Let England Shake has been nominated for the 2011 Mercury music prize. Should she win the prize this year a decade will have passed since Ms Harvey became the first woman to win the Mercury prize.
the girls are couldn’t be happier about PJ’s Mercury nomination. Do you think Let England Shake deserves to win?