Previous Mercury Prize nominees Anna Calvi and Nick Mulvey have joined the panel deciding on this year’s award.
Calvi has been nominated twice for the prize, while Mulvey received a nomination for his 2014 album ‘First Mind’.
Both musicians art part of a 12-person judging panel, which also includes Corinne Bailey Rae and broadcaster John Kennedy.
Nominees for this year’s Mercury Prize are announced on Friday 16th October via Lauren Laverne’s BBC Radio 6 Music show. The winner’s ceremony will take place on 20th November at London’s Radio Theatre, Broadcasting House, and it’ll be aired live on the BBC.
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