TV On The Radio picked up the 2004 SHORTLIST MUSIC PRIZE in Los Angeles
last night (15NOV04).
The New York group's DESPERATE YOUTH, BLOODTHIRSTY BABIES was judged the
album of the year by an eclectic panel including the Dixie Chicks, Norah Jones,
Jim Jarmusch and John Mayer.
The fourth annual concert/ceremony was held at Los Angeles' trendy Avalon
Bandmember KYP MALONE says, "This was a great honour. We didn't even
expect to be nominated, let alone win."
The group wins a $10,000 (GBP5,500) cash prize. Other nominees included
Franz Ferdinand, British rapper Dizzee Rascal and pop pianist NELLY McKAY.