NEWS: Nominees confirmed for Kerrang! Awards 2016!

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Set to be one of the more glamorous and dazzling events within the world of rock, punk and metal every year, the nominees for the 2016 edition of the annual Kerrang! Awards have now been announced, which will be held at The Troxy in East London on June 9th 2016.

This year, we see several bands up for multiple awards, including Asking Alexandra, Biffy Clyro, Moose Blood, and Architects.

All of this year’s nominees and the awards category that they’ve been listed for are detailed below:

BEST EVENT (Presented by Kerrang! TV):
Guns N’ Roses – Las Vegas Reunion Shows
5 Seconds Of Summer – Sounds Live Feels Live tour
Slipknot – Alexandra Palace shows
You Me At Six – The Ghost Inside Benefit Show
Biffy Clyro – Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

BEST BRITISH NEWCOMER (Presented by Help Musicians):
Counterfeit
Creeper
Milk Teeth
Muncie Girls
The Struts

BEST INTERNATIONAL NEWCOMER:
Cane Hill
The Dirty Nil
Beach Slang
Beautiful Bodies
Biters

BEST TRACK (Presented by Kerrang! Radio):
Moose Blood – ‘Honey’
Against The Current – ‘Running With The Wild Things’
Panic! At The Disco – ‘Emperor’s New Clothes’
Architects – ‘A Match Made In Heaven’
All Time Low – ‘Missing You’

BEST LIVE BAND (Presented by Red Stripe):
Black Veil Brides
Babymetal
Twenty One Pilots
Nightwish
Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes

BEST ALBUM (Presented by Zippo):
Iron Maiden – ‘The Book Of Souls’
Neck Deep – ‘Life’s Not Out To Get You’
Asking Alexandria – ‘The Black’
No Devotion – ‘Permanence’
Baroness – ‘Purple’

BEST INTERNATIONAL BAND:
All Time Low
Metallica
PVRIS
A Day To Remember
Fall Out Boy

BEST BRITISH BAND:
Bring Me The Horizon
Iron Maiden
Enter Shikari
Biffy Clyro
Asking Alexandria

BEST FANBASE:
Gerard Way
Pierce The Veil
Black Veil Brides
Paramore
Twenty One Pilots

BEST FILM:
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Deadpool
Minions
Ant-Man
Jurassic World

BEST TV SHOW:
The Walking Dead
Daredevil
Jessica Jones
Making A Murderer
Adventure Time

BEST RADIO SHOW:
Fresh Blood with Alex Baker (Kerrang! Radio)
MOJO Rocks with Phil Alexander (Planet Rock)
Radio 1 Rock Show with Daniel P Carter
Beats 1 with Zane Lowe
Nights With Alice Cooper (Planet Rock)

BEST VIDEO GAME:
Far Cry Primal
Fallout 4
Rise Of The Tomb Raider
Guitar Hero Live
Star Wars Battlefront

BEST COMIC BOOK:
The Wicked + The Divine
2000 AD
Saga
Nimona
Descender

BEST FESTIVAL:
Download
Slam Dunk
Reading & Leeds
Bloodstock
The Great Escape

BEST COMEDIAN:
Matt Berry
Amy Schumer
Josie Long
Bill Bailey
Louis CK

TWEETER OF THE YEAR:
Jono Yates
Corey Taylor
Mark Hoppus
Becky Blomfield
Hayley Williams

If you would like to attend the event and stand shoulder-to-shoulder with some of the biggest names in rock, punk, and metal, tickets for the Kerrang! Awards 2016 are on sale now, priced at £22.00 each, and can be purchased online from the official website (here).

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