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2008 Polaris Music Prize winner

WHO WON THE 2008 POLARIS MUSIC PRIZE?



The shortlist was as follows:

Black Mountain - In the Future
Basia Bulat - Oh My Darling
Plants and Animal - Parc Avenue
Stars - In Our Bedroom After the War
Caribou - Andora
Shad - The Old Prince
Two Hours Traffic - Little Jabs
Kathleen Edwards - Asking for Flowers
Holy Fuck - LP
The Weakerthan - Reunion Tour



CARIBOU!

here's his song Hummingbird:



For those of you who don't know, the Polaris Prize is the Canadian equivalent of the Mercury Prize. The bands/artists are nominated based on artistic and musical merit alone, regardless of sales. The winner receives $20,000. [tax-free!]

i would have loved Stars, Holy Fuck or Shad to win. Stars played my university frosh week and they were spectacular. Tourquil called Sarah Palin a fascist playboy bunny


Personal by Stars. my fav song off this album




and Shad's amazing video for "The Old Prince still Lives at Home"



and Milkshake by Holy Fuck for good measure


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shad video source
stars video source
caribou video source
holy fuck video source
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