After much deliberation, the shortlist of nominees for this year’s annual Kerrang! Awards has now been unveiled, with acts leading the nominations including Architects, Enter Shikari, and Marmozets, to name but a few.
Seeing some of the world’s biggest rock stars in attendance, the night of rock ‘n’ roll celebration will be held on June 21st 2018 at London’s Islington Town Hall.
You can find all of the award categories and their selected nominees below.
BEST BRITISH BREAKTHROUGH (in association with Rizla)
Employed To Serve
BEST INTERNATIONAL BREAKTHROUGH:
Greta Van Fleet
The Fever 333
Neck Deep – ‘In Bloom’
Marmozets – ‘Major System Error’
Architects – ‘Doomsday’
Mike Shinoda – ‘Crossing A Line’
Marilyn Manson – ‘Kill4Me’
Enter Shikari – ‘The Spark’
Foo Fighters – ‘Concrete And Gold’
A Perfect Circle – ‘Eat The Elephant’
Marmozets – ‘Knowing What You Know Now’
Rolo Tomassi – ‘Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It’
BEST BRITISH LIVE ACT (in association with Triumph):
Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes
BEST INTERNATIONAL LIVE ACT (in association with Old Blue Last Beer):
Guns N’ Roses
BEST BRITISH BAND (in association with Fireball):
BEST INTERNATIONAL BAND (in association with Chilango):
The awards ceremony will also see Kerrang! bestow a number of merit awards recognising career-long achievements, including an inductee into the Kerrang! Hall Of Fame (sponsored by Marshall) and the Kerrang! Legend Award.
Rock fans and readers of Kerrang! are now invited to vote for who they feel should win in their respective categories. You can cast your votes via the Kerrang! website (here), and in forthcoming issues of the magazine.