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paranoidmexican
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 10, 2008 1:04 am    Post subject: Jon nominated for Metal Hammer Awards!!!  Reply with quote

JUDAS PRIEST, IRON MAIDEN, MACHINE HEAD and SLIPKNOT are among the nominated bands at this year's Metal Hammer Awards.

The monthly metal magazine's annual ceremony, now in its sixth year, takes place for the first time at London's 02 on June 16.

The complete list of nominations is as follows:

Best UK Band:

IRON MAIDEN
BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE
PARADISE LOST
SAXON
JUDAS PRIEST

Best Live Band:

GALLOWS
MACHINE HEAD
MEGADETH
ARCH ENEMY
TURISAS

Breakthough Artist:

STILL REMAINS
APOCALYPTICA
DEVILDRIVER
EVERY TIME I DIE
BLOODSIMPLE

Riff Lord:

Slash (GUNS N' ROSES, VELVET REVOLVER)
Ace Frehley (KISS)
Dave Mustaine (MEGADETH)
Mikael Åkerfeldt (OPETH)
Jon Schaffer (ICED EARTH)

Shredder:

Alexi Laiho (CHILDREN OF BODOM)
Dan Donegan (DISTURBED)
Jesper Strömblad (IN FLAMES)
Dino Cazares (DIVINE HERSY, FEAR FACTORY)
Mike Amott (ARCH ENEMY, CARCASS)

Best Underground Band:

MAYLENE AND THE SONS OF DISASTER
THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER
MUNICIPAL WASTE
GALLHAMMER
TRIGGER THE BLOODSHED

Best International Band:

NIGHTWISH
AVENGED SEVENFOLD
IN FLAMES
DOWN
DIR EN GREY

Best Video:

HIMSA - "Unleash Carnage"
GOAT THE HEAD - "Darwinian Minions"
BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE - "Scream Aim Fire"
AS I LAY DYING - "Nothing Left"
DIMMU BORGIR - "The Serpentine Offering"

Best Metal Label:

Roadrunner
Metal Blade
Century Media
Nuclear Blast
SPV
Spinefarm

Best Album:

AVENGED SEVENFOLD – "Avenged Sevenfold"
DOWN - "Over The Under"
CHILDREN OF BODOM - "Blooddrunk"
ATREYU - "Leads Sails Paper Anchor"
TESTAMENT - "The Formation of Damnation"

Incoming! Best Band:

BARONESS - "The Red Album"
EVILE - "Enter The Grave"
ENGEL - "Absolute Design"
AIRBOURNE - "Runnin' Wild"
SUICIDE SILENCE - "The Cleansing"

Inspiration Award:

CARCASS
NINE INCH NAILS
KISS
MESHUGGAH
SLIPKNOT

VOTE HERE:
http://www.metalhammer.co.uk/gods
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 10, 2008 1:33 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

some of the nominees in the categories disgust me.
great hes being recognized and in actuality that category is slightly decent.

every other category has shit
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 10, 2008 2:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Riff and Best UK band (Iron Maiden) is the only one that has anything good in it!
And that good (god) is Jon Schaffer!

WTF i just realized that they misspelled his name... arzeholes
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 11, 2008 6:42 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Municipal Waste ( nominated for best underground band) are actually okay.
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 14, 2008 4:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hey anyone know when we get to know the results?
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 14, 2008 8:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Dante wrote:
Hey anyone know when we get to know the results?


No idea. But I do know that the "Riff Lord" section [where Jon is able to be voted for] is sponsored by Guitar Hero, so that means whoever wins will be featured on the next release [minus Guitar Hero Aerosmith.....ugh]
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 14, 2008 9:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I voted, how bout you?
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 14, 2008 10:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Tough one. Jon, Dave Mustaine, or Michael Amott. They all are awesome... but i voted for Jon since Dave and Michael will get lot of votes anyway.. Very Happy
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 15, 2008 3:23 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

eh,
in my oppinion dave copies alot of mettalica riffs.
and i dont really listen to arch enemy much soo,
of course i voted for john.
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 15, 2008 8:24 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

for jon, of course...
duh...
Very Happy

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