Chvrches and Royal Blood are among a second wave of acts added to the line-ups for the Reading and Leeds festivals.
Wolf Alice have returned to the charts with their Mercury Prize-winning album Visions Of A Life.
Mercury Prize winners Wolf Alice are set to return to the top 40 in the UK albums chart after claiming the prestigious music award last week.
Lily Allen tweeted to say she had been “robbed” after missing out on the 2018 Hyundai Mercury Prize to rock band Wolf Alice.
Alternative rock band Wolf Alice have won the 2018 Mercury Prize for their album Visions Of A Life.
Former Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher has said his 2018 Mercury Prize nomination as a solo artist has not vindicated his decision to leave the band.
Mercury Prize favourite Nadine Shah has said she she is glad her political album Holiday Destination has been shortlisted as she believes not enough artists are making music that reflect current times.
Annie Mac will host the Hyundai Mercury Prize awards show, it has been announced.
Mercury Prize shortlisted artist Lily Allen has said she hopes the small number of debut albums in contention for this year’s gong will encourage new acts to create more music.
This year’s nominees for the Mercury Prize include one previous winner – Arctic Monkeys – and a handful of other acts who have been nominated before.
US rockers the Foo Fighters have scored their fourth UK number one album with new record Concrete And Gold.