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First ever Heavy Music Awards presented

By | Published on Friday 25 August 2017

It was the first ever Heavy Music Awards last night. What are they? Awards. For music. That’s heavy. Obviously! Architects, Black Sabbath and Enter Shikari were among the winners at the public-voted awards bash.

For fans of full lists of award winners, here’s your special treat for today:

Best Album: Architects – All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us

Best UK Band: Black Sabbath
Best International Band: Gojira
Best Live Band: Enter Shikari
Best Breakthrough Band: I Prevail
Best Producer: Fredrik Nordström & Henrik Udd

Best Album Artwork: Ghost – Popestar (Zbigniew M Bielak)
Best Photographer: Ben Gibson
The H: Ashley Maile

Best Festival: Download Festival
Best Venue: Brixton Academy