Lauren Laverne at the 2008 announcement
Watch Lauren talk about being a judge in previous years.
More interviews with the 2008 Mercury Prize nominees
British Sea Power
British Sea Power rate their odds
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One half of Portico Quartet tell us about their instruments.
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Rachel Unthank & The Winterset
Newcastle's Rachel and Becky Unthank talk about clog dancing.
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Electro collab Neon Neon tell us what they'd spend the prize money on.
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