Oh Mercy, headed by songwriter Alexander Gow, are a young indie pop band with serious talent. Debut 'Privileged Woes' won the Australia Music Prize in 2009. New album, Great Barrier Grief, recorded by Mitchel Froom, debut 13 on the ARIA album chart, recently nominated for 2 ARIA Awards. Toured w/ Ben Folds, Kaiser Chiefs, The Vaccines, Temper Trap & Crowded House. There is a reason people talk about Alexander Gow and Oh Mercy as being one of the leading new songwriting talents coming out of Australia.