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IMPALA European Independent Album of the Year - Shortlist

MPALA have announced the shortlist for the 2013 IMPALA European Independent Album of the Year. A number of AIM members have been nominated, Netsky's '2' (Hospital), Django Django - Django Django (Because), First Aid Kit 'The Lion's Roar (Wichita) and The xx 'Coexist' (XL).

The full list of nominees is: 

Afterhours – Padania (Germi) 

Alt-J – An Awesome Wave (Infectious) 

Compact Disco – Sound Of Our Hearts (CLS) 

Cro – Raop (Chimperator) 

Django Django – Django Django (Because Music)  

El Perro Del Mar – Pale Fire (Ingrid) 

Enter Shikari – A Flash Flood of Colour (Ambush Reality) 

First Aid Kit – The Lion's Roar (Wichita) 

Frenkie – Troyanac (Menart) 

John Talabot – ƒIN (Permanent Vacation)  

Jukka Poika – Yhdestä puusta (Suomen Musiikki)   

Kaizers Orchestra – Violeta Violeta Vol. III (Petroleum Records) 

The Kyteman Orchestra – The Kyteman Orchestra (Kytopia) 

Libar – Libar (Menart) 

Netsky – 2 (Hospital Records) 

Norberto Lobo – Mel Azul (Mbari) 

Shaka Ponk – The Geeks and The Jerkin' Socks (Tôt ou Tard / Wagram) 

The xx – Coexist (XL Recordings) 

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