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Thursday, February 5, 2009

GRAMMYs IN 2 DAYS!

Some of the awards that i should keep an eye on:

Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance
(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)

  • Gravity
    John Mayer
    Track from: Where The Light Is — Live In Los Angeles
    [Columbia]

  • I Saw Her Standing There
    Paul McCartney
    Track from: Amoeba's Secret
    [Hear Music/MPL Communications Ltd.]

  • Girls In Their Summer Clothes
    Bruce Springsteen
    Track from: Magic
    [Columbia]

  • Rise
    Eddie Vedder
    [J Records]

  • No Hidden Path
    Neil Young
    Track from: Chrome Dreams II
    [Reprise]
My verdict: Bruce Springsteen

Best Rock Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals
(For duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or Tracks only.)

  • Rock N Roll Train
    AC/DC
    [Columbia]

  • Violet Hill
    Coldplay
    Track from: Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends
    [Capitol Records]

  • Long Road Out Of Eden
    Eagles
    Track from: Long Road Out Of Eden
    [Eagles Recording Company II]

  • Sex On Fire
    Kings Of Leon
    [RCA Records]

  • House Of Cards
    Radiohead
    Track from: In Rainbows
    [TBD Records]
My verdict: Coldplay

Best Hard Rock Performance
(For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or Tracks only.)

  • Inside The Fire
    Disturbed
    Track from: Indestructible
    [Reprise]

  • Visions
    Judas Priest
    Track from: Nostradamus
    [Epic]

  • Wax Simulacra
    The Mars Volta
    [Universal Motown]

  • Saints Of Los Angeles
    Mötley Crüe
    Track from: Saints Of Los Angeles
    [Motley Records/Eleven Seven Music]

  • Lords Of Salem
    Rob Zombie
    Track from: Zombie Live
    [Geffen/UMe]
My verdict: Mars Volta

Best Metal Performance
(For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or Tracks only.)

  • Heroes Of Our Time
    DragonForce
    [Roadrunner Records]

  • Nostradamus
    Judas Priest
    Track from: Nostradamus
    [Epic]

  • My Apocalypse
    Metallica
    Track from: Death Magnetic
    [Warner Bros.]

  • Under My Thumb
    Ministry
    Track from: Cover Up
    [Megaforce Records]

  • Psychosocial
    Slipknot
    [Roadrunner Records]
My verdict: Slipkknot

Best Rock Instrumental Performance
(For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances, without vocals. Includes Rock, Hard Rock and Metal. Singles or Tracks only.)

  • Castellorizon
    David Gilmour
    Track from: Live In Gdansk
    [Columbia]

  • Suicide & Redemption
    Metallica
    Track from: Death Magnetic
    [Warner Bros.]

  • 34 Ghosts I-IV
    Nine Inch Nails
    Track from: Ghosts I-IV
    [The Null Corporation]

  • Hope (Live For The Art Of Peace)
    Rush
    Track from: Songs For Tibet: The Art Of Peace
    [Art of Peace Foundation]

  • Peaches En Regalia
    Zappa Plays Zappa Featuring Steve Vai & Napoleon Murphy Brock
    [Strobosonic/Razor & Tie Entertainment]
My verdict: NIN

Best Rock Song
(A Songwriter(s) Award. Includes Rock, Hard Rock & Metal songs. For Song Eligibility Guidelines see Category #3. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)

  • Girls In Their Summer Clothes
    Bruce Springsteen, songwriter (Bruce Springsteen)
    Track from: Magic
    [Columbia; Publisher: Bruce Springsteen]

  • House Of Cards
    Colin Greenwood, Jonny Greenwood, Ed O'Brien, Philip Selway & Thom Yorke, songwriters (Radiohead)
    Track from: In Rainbows
    [TBD Records; Publisher: Warner Chappell Music]

  • I Will Possess Your Heart
    Benjamin Gibbard, Nicholas Harmer, Jason McGerr & Christopher Walla, songwriters (Death Cab For Cutie)
    Track from: Narrow Stairs
    [Atlantic; Publishers: EMI Blackwood Music/Where I'm Calling From Music/Shove It Up Your Songs/Giant Beat Songs/Please Pass The Songs]

  • Sex On Fire
    Caleb Followill, Jared Followill, Matthew Followill & Nathan Followill, songwriters (Kings Of Leon)
    [RCA Records; Publishers: Martha Street Music/Songs of Combustion Music/Music of Windswept, Followill Music/Songs of Combustion Music/Music of Windswept, McFearless Music/Bug Music, Coffee, Tea or Me Publishing/Bug Music]

  • Violet Hill
    Guy Berryman, Jonny Buckland, Will Champion & Chris Martin, songwriters (Coldplay)
    Track from: Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends
    [Capitol Records; Publisher: Universal Music-MGB Songs]
My verdict: Coldplay

Best Rock Album
(Vocal or Instrumental. Includes Hard Rock and Metal.)

  • Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends
    Coldplay
    [Capitol Records]

  • Rock N Roll Jesus
    Kid Rock
    [Atlantic]

  • Only By The Night
    Kings Of Leon
    [RCA Records]

  • Death Magnetic
    Metallica
    [Warner Bros.]

  • Consolers Of The Lonely
    The Raconteurs
    [Third Man/Warner Bros.]
My verdict: Coldplay

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