Welsh Music Prize shortlist announced

By | Published on Friday 31 August 2012

Welsh Music Prize

The shortlist was announced for the second ever Welsh Music Prize this week, which will be presented on 18 Oct. This year a gig will be staged at the Coal Exchange in Cardiff the day before featuring as many of the shortlisted acts as possible.

And here is the shortlist selected by a panel of journalists, DJs and music industry bods…

Bright Light Bright Light – Make Me Believe In Hope
Cate Le Bon – CYRK
Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog – Draw Dros Y Mynydd
Exit_International – Black Junk
Future Of The Left – The Plot Against Common Sense
Huw M – Gathering Dusk
Islet – Illuminated People
Jodie Marie – Mountain Echo
Kids In Glass Houses – In Gold Blood
Kutosis – Fanatical Love
Los Campesinos! – Hello Sadness
Truckers Of Husk – Accelerated Learning