NEWS: Winners of The APMAs 2015 announced!


With yet another brilliant celebration of alternative music held in the name of The APMAs last night at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, all of this year’s winners have now been announced, with the likes of Issues, PVRIS, Being As An Ocean, Black Veil Brides and many others walking away with trophies. You can find the full list of 2015’s winners below:

BEST VOCALIST (presented by AXS TV):
Hayley Williams, Paramore

BEST INTERNATIONAL BAND (presented by AP Japan):
The 1975

ICON AWARD (presented by Artery Recordings):

VANGUARD AWARD (presented by Equal Vision and MerchNow):
Rob Zombie

BEST BASSIST (presented by Razor & Tie):
Zack Merrick, All Time Low

ARTIST PHILANTHROPIC (presented by Sub City/Take Action):
Taking Back Sunday for American Cancer Society

BEST LIVE BAND (presented by Macbeth):
A Day To Remember

BEST DRUMMER (presented by DW Drums):
Rian Dawson, All Time Low

BEST FANDOM (presented by Tumblr):
5 Seconds Of Summer

BEST MUSIC VIDEO (presented by Journeys):
‘Drown’, Bring Me The Horizon

SONG OF THE YEAR (presented by Epitaph Records):
‘Kick Me’, Sleeping With Sirens

BEST UNDERGROUND BAND (presented by Sumerian Records):
Being As An Ocean

MOST DEDICATED FANS (presented by Fearless Records):
All Time Low’s “hustlers”

BEST GUITARIST (presented by Gibson Brands):
Tony Perry, Pierce The Veil

BREAKTHROUGH BAND (presented by Splat):

ARTIST OF THE YEAR (presented by Monster Energy):

ALBUM OF THE YEAR (presented by Journeys):
‘Black Veil Brides’, Black Veil Brides

You can check out all of the official videos and media from this year’s The APMAs online over at



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