GHOST, CRASHDÏET, NICKE BORG HOMELAND and WATAIN are among the five final nominees that are competing for the “Best Hard Rock/Metal” honor at the Swedish Grammis awards (Swedish Grammy equivalent), which will be held February 19, 2014 at Cirkus in Stockholm. The bands are all nominated for their most recent releases, all of which came out during 2013.
“Best Hard Rock/Metal” nominees:
* CRASHDÏET – The Savage Playground
* GHOST – Infestissumam
* NICKE BORG HOMELAND – Ruins Of A Riot
* THE KRISTET UTSEENDE – Pervogenesis
* WATAIN – The Wild Hunt
The most recent Grammis award in the “Best Hard Rock” category went to GRAVEYARD for the band’s “Lights Out” album.