NEWS: Finalists for Heavy Music Awards 2021 confirmed!

The finalists for this year’s Heavy Music Awards have now been confirmed, seeing the likes of Bring Me The Horizon, While She Sleeps, and Code Orange all making it into multiple categories.

The fifth annual awards ceremony will be held on September 2nd 2021 at the 2,300 capacity O2 Forum Kentish Town in London, and will also be streamed worldwide online via Twitch following the success of last year’s online-only event.

All of this year’s finalists and details on how to vote can be found below.

BEST ALBUM:
Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Post Human: Survival Horror’
Bury Tomorrow – ‘Cannibal’
Code Orange – ‘Underneath’
Creeper – ‘Sex, Death & The Infinite Void’
Deftones – ‘Ohms’
Machine Gun Kelly – ‘Tickets To My Downfall’
Neck Deep – ‘All Distortions Are Intentional’

BEST UK BAND:
Bring Me The Horizon
Bury Tomorrow
Creeper
Loathe
Neck Deep
Nova Twins
While She Sleeps

BEST INTERNATIONAL BAND (Presented by EMP):
Corey Taylor
Deftones
Five Finger Death Punch
Ghostemane
Lamb Of God
The Pretty Reckless
Trivium

BEST UK BREAKTHROUGH BAND (Presented by SharpTone Records):
As Everything Unfolds
Caskets
Death Blooms
Phoxjaw
Salem
Static Dress
Wargasm

BEST INTERNATIONAL BREAKTHROUGH BAND:
Dying Wish
END
Ghøstkid
Meet Me @ The Altar
Spiritbox
Tallah
Yours Truly

BEST ALBUM ARTWORK:
Code Orange – ‘Underneath’
Creeper – ‘Sex, Death & The Infinite Void’
Dance Gavin Dance – ‘Afterburner’
Enter Shikari – ‘Nothing Is True & Everything Is Possible’
Ghostemane – ‘Anti-Icon’
Palm Reader – ‘Sleepless’
Phoxjaw – ‘Royal Swan’

BEST VIDEO:
Architects – ‘Animals’
Bring Me The Horizon (feat. Yungblud) – ‘Obey’
Deftones – ‘Ohms’
ERRA – ‘Snowblood’
Eskimo Callboy – ‘Hypa Hypa’
Nova Twins – ‘Taxi’
While She Sleeps – ‘Sleeps Society’

BEST PODCAST:
The Downbeat
The Jasta Show
Lifers
The Punk Rock MBA
Riot Act
Sappenin’
Someone Who Isn’t Me

BEST PRODUCTION:
Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Post Human: Survival Error’ (Jordan Fish & Oliver Sykes)
Code Orange – ‘Underneath’ (Jami Morgan & Nick Raskulinecz & Will Yip)
Creeper – ‘Sex, Death & The Infinite Void’ (Xandy Barry)
Enter Shikari – ‘Nothing Is True & Everything Is Possible’ (Rou Reynolds)
Four Year Strong – ‘Brain Pain’ (Will Putney)
Loathe – ‘I Let It In And It Took Everything’ (Loathe & George Lever & Jens Bogren)
Palm Reader – ‘Sleepless’ (Lewis Johns)

Voting for the Heavy Music Awards 2021 is open now at heavymusicawards.com.

All voters aged 18 and over will be entered into a ballot to win free tickets to the event.