Fact: The cover art for THE Klaxons' album SURFING THE VOID has been voted the best of 2010. The sleeve, which features a cat in an astronaut suit, saw off competition from 49 other shortlisted designs to win the Best Art Vinyl prize.
Quote: "We all lost our girlfriends during the recording of our record, so we're a proper gang again. And we just want to have fun." British rockers the Klaxons are back on the market and ready to meet female fans on their upcoming tour.
Quote: "We're gonna spend the GBP20,000 prize money on funding for research for telepathy. It needs to have more money put into it as a science!" British rockers THE Klaxons joke about how they plan to spend the GBP20,000 ($40,000) cheque they were awarded after winning the prestigious Mercury Music Prize on Tuesday (04Sep07).