ASKING ALEXANDRIA, HEMOPTYSIS, SCARAB, SHADOWSIDE, 16 SECOND STARE have been named as Nominees for The 10th Independent Music Awards (The IMAs), the influential awards program for independent bands and fans.
Representing the broad spectrum of today's global independent music scene, the more than 300 Nominees in nearly 70 Song, Album, Music Video and Design categories were culled from submissions from North America, South America, Asia, Australia and Europe.
Winners will be determined by a panel of 62 influential artist and industry judges including OZZY OSBOURNE, ANDREW W. K., Joe Perry (AEROSMITH), Kevin Lyman (Warped Tour), Anthony DeCurtis (Rolling Stone), Pat McGuire (Filter Magazine) and Evan Schlansky (American Songwriter) and will be announced in mid-March 2011. Music fans have until July 11th to cast their votes at The IMA Vox Pop Jukebox to determine the fan-selected IMA Winners. Past winners include ALL THAT REMAINS, who won Hard Rock/Metal Album in the 9th IMA for the album Overcome.
The Independent Music Award Winners will be promoted to nearly 1 Billion music fans worldwide.
For more details visit Independentmusicawards.com