BBC Sound Of 2013 Longlist Announced

By Tom Aylott

BBC’s Sound Of 2013 Longlist has been announced. The usual debate about whether any rock/alternative acts will make it has been raging, and here’s the confirmed longlist:

AlunaGeorge
A*M*E
Angel Haze
Arlissa
Chvrches
HAIM
King Krule
Kodaline
Laura Mvula
Little Green Cars
Palma Violets
Peace
Savages
The Weeknd
Tom Odell

The Top 5 will be revealed over the week commencing December 31, counting down one a day until January 4 – when Huw Stephens will announce the BBC Sound of 2013 winner in the morning on the Radio 1 Breakfast Show.

A “Guide To The BBC Sound of 2013 Longlist podcast”, hosted by Huw Stephens and featuring music clips from all the acts, is available to stream below.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/events/efxzp6

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