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Alternative Press Announces 2016 Music Award Nominations

March 18, 2016 by 1888media

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In an election year, it’s appropriate that the 2016 Journeys Alternative Press Music Awards, Fueled by Monster Energy has adopted a familiar red, white & blue color scheme as fan voting opens for the 3rd Annual APMAs.

Displaced from its home in Cleveland due to the upcoming Republican National Convention, the APMAs will broadcast live from the Schottenstein Center in Columbus, Ohio on the evening of Monday July 18, 2016, with 8-time AP cover artists Alex Gaskarth and Jack Barakat of ALL TIME LOW returning for hosting duties.

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The nominees were revealed on St. Paddy’s Day (via Instagram) by Tonight Alive‘s Jenna McDougall and Set It Off‘s Cody Carson.

And the Nominees are…

BEST VOCALIST

Alex Gaskarth – All Time Low

Caleb Shomo – Beartooth

Patrick Stump – Fall Out Boy

Lzzy Hale – Halestorm

Kellin Quinn – Sleeping With Sirens

Corey Taylor – Slipknot

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BEST GUITARIST

Kevin Skaff – A Day To Remember

JB Brubaker – August Burns Red

Kellen McGregor – Memphis May Fire

Chad Gilbert – New Found Glory

Misha Mansoor – Periphery

Jack Fowler – Sleeping With Sirens

BEST BASSIST (Presented by Razor & Tie)

Ralph Sica – Being As An Ocean

Skyler Acord – Issues

Ryan Neff – Miss May I

Matthew Taylor – Motion City Soundtrack

Ahren Stringer – The Amity Affliction

Kelen Capener – The Story So Far

BEST DRUMMER (Presented by DW Drums)

Christian Coma – Black Veil Brides

Loniel Robinson – letlive.

Jerod Boyd – Miss May I

Dani Washington – Neck Deep

Maxx Danziger – Set It Off

Aaron Gillespie – Underoath

BEST INTERNATIONAL BAND

As It Is (United Kingdom)

Babymetal (Japan)

Marianas Trench (Canada)

One OK Rock (Japan)

Parkway Drive (Australia)

You Me At Six (United Kingdom)

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BEST MUSIC VIDEO (Presented by Journeys)

All Time Low “Something’s Gotta Give’’

August Burns Red “Identity’’

Panic! At The Disco ‘‘Emperor’s New Clothes’’

State Champs ‘‘If I’m Lucky’’

The Wonder Years “Cardinals’’

Twenty One Pilots ‘‘Stressed Out’

SONG OF THE YEAR (Presented by Epitaph Records)

Falling in Reverse “Just Like You”

Never Shout Never “Hey! We Ok”

Of Mice & Men “Would You Still Be There”

Panic! At The Disco “Hallelujah”

Pierce The Veil “The Divine Zero”

State Champs “Secrets”

BEST LIVE BAND

Attilla

Beartooth

Issues

Motionless In White

Neck Deep

Slipknot

ARTIST PHILANTHROPIC (Presented by Hopeless Records and Sub City)

Andrew McMahon – Dear Jack Foundation

Jake Luhrs – HeartSupport

The Used – Living the Dream

The Wonder Years – Puppies Behind Bars, After School All-Stars, The Herren Project, Futures Without Violence

This Wild Life – National Breast Cancer Foundation

You Me at Six – Passport Back to the Bars, The Ghost Inside U.K. Fundraiser, PETA

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MOST DEDICATED FANS (Presented by Fearless Records)

Issues

Mayday Parade

New Years Day

PVRIS

The Ghost Inside

The Maine

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BREAKTHROUGH BAND

I Prevail

Knuckle Puck

Neck Deep

New Years Day

Set It Off

State Champs

BEST UNDERGROUND BAND

Cane Hill

Creeper

Moose Blood

ROAM

Tiny Moving Parts

Too Close To Touch

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ALBUM OF THE YEAR (Presented by Journeys)

All Time Low – Future Hearts

August Burns Red – Found In Far Away Places

Bring Me The Horizon – That’s the Spirit

Knuckle Puck – Copacetic

The Maine – American Candy

Marilyn Manson – The Pale Emperor

Neck Deep – Life’s Not Out to Get You

Sleeping with Sirens – Madness

State Champs – Around The World And Back

Twenty One Pilots – Blurryface

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ARTIST OF THE YEAR (Presented by Monster Energy)

All Time Low

Beartooth

PVRIS

Fall Out Boy

Motionless In White

Panic! At The Disco

Real Friends

Sleeping with Sirens

Slipknot

Twenty One Pilots

VOTE NOW!

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