Tag Archives: Grammys

Keith Flint missing from Grammys ‘In Memoriam;’ Ric Ocasek’s name spelled wrong

Posted by on January 28, 2020

While there have been improvements, the Grammys tend to snub the metal community on a yearly basis. We don’t expect seeing performances from 1349, Cattle Decapitation, or Cannibal Corpse anytime soon. However, it would be great to see a few heavier acts. The only rock performance from the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards Broadcast Ceremony was […]

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Here’s High on Fire’s Grammy acceptance speech; Greta van Fleet, Chris Cornell win for rock

Posted by on February 11, 2019

As we already celebrated High On Fire’s Grammy win for the Best Metal Performance for the title track of last year’s Electric Messiah, it was a wonderful shock as they managed to beat Between the Buried and Me, Trivium, Deafheaven, and Underoath. High on Fire were a bit stunned themselves as you can see in […]

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High on Fire win Grammy for ‘Best Metal Performance’

Posted by on February 10, 2019

Congratulations to High on Fire for winning the Best Metal Performance for the title track of last year’s Electric Messiah. We have to say, Matt Pike hasn’t had the best of luck this year due a few health concerns. Hopefully, this win at the 61st Grammy Awards taking place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, […]

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Black Sabbath to receive Lifetime Achievement award at 61st annual Grammy Awards

Posted by on December 20, 2018

Yesterday (19th), The Recording Academy have announced that Black Sabbath will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at next year’s Grammys. In addition to Black Sabbath, George Carlin & Parliament-Funkadelic, Dionne Warwick, Donny Hathaway, Julio Iglesias, soul duo Sam & Dave, and the late jazz singer Billy Eckstine will also receive the award. The ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 11th, 2019 in Los Angeles.

Earlier this month, the nominees for the 61st annual award ceremony was revealed which includes High on Fire, Deafheaven, Trivium, and more. Check out the nominees here.

[via NME]

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High on Fire, Underoath, Trivium etc. among 61st annual Grammy Awards nominees

Posted by on December 7, 2018

The nominees are in for the 61st annual Grammy Awards, which will be held on February 10th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Depending on how you look at it, this year’s list have a few surprising choices such as High On Fire and Deafheaven as well as being predictable with Ghost, Alice In […]

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Headbangers Brawl: Yeah, the Grammys happened

Posted by on January 29, 2018

It’s the Monday after the Grammy awards, so it’s time for every armchair quarterback to sit back and analyze what’s known as Music’s Biggest Night. It’s like we have a sort of Stockholm Syndrome – we keep wanting the awards ceremony to do better, and of course it doesn’t. Of course, hard rock and metal […]

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Foo Fighters wins Grammy for ‘Best Rock Song’

Posted by on January 28, 2018

Foo Fighters has won tonight’s (28th) Grammy for “Best Rock Song.” The rockers were nominated for the song “Run,” taken from their recent album Concrete And Gold. The win took place during tonight’s pre-telecast ceremony at the 60th annual Grammy Awards in New York City. Other nominees were as follows: Metallica -“Atlas, Rise!” Flay – […]

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Mastodon wins Grammy for ‘Best Metal Performance’

Posted by on January 28, 2018

During tonight’s pre-telecast of the 60th annual Grammy Awards  in New York City, Mastodon won the 2018 Grammy for ‘Best Metal Performance.’ The group was nominated for the song “Sultan’s Curse” taken from their latest effort – 2017’s Emperor of Sand. Other nominees were as follows: August Burns Red – “Invisible Enemy” Body Count – […]

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Avenged Sevenfold boycotting this year’s Grammy Awards

Posted by on January 25, 2018

If the Grammy Awards was a person, one would diagnose it for having split personality disorder. Let’s face it, one year the ceremony will make an attempt to accept metal and hard rock, and the next, it’s as though these genres never existed. Let’s not forget the time Tenacious D won with a Dio cover. […]

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August Burns Red has a van driving around NYC blasting “Invisible Enemy”

Posted by on December 12, 2017

Well, it seems like August Burns Red saw the ads for Code Orange in Times Square and decided to try their own campaign. There is currently a van driving around Times Square with TV’s on each side, blasting the single “Invisible Enemy” from their latest album, Phantom Anthem. The message on the screens read, “For Your […]

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