Dragonforce Nominated at Metal Hammer Golden Gods

It looks like English shred metal band Dragonforce still hasn't lost their charmed on impressing lots of people, another prove of that is the nomination that the band received at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods 2009. According to the band's official site, the group have been nominated for two awards for the event which are for "The Best U.K. Bands" and "Best Shredder".

For the "Best U.K. Band category" Dragonforce will be competing with the likes of Iron Maiden, Motorhead, The Answer, Saxon and Gallows. Meanwhile for the "Best Shredder" award, that were represented by the "The Last Journey Home" hit maker guitar duo, Herman Li and Sam Totman, will be competing with other metal band guitarists such as, Jim Root and Mick Thompson from Slipknot, Mike Akerfeldt from Opeth and many more. The voting itself is being made open for public so if you are a Dragonforce fans just vote for them at the event's official site

Before receiving the nomination for this upcoming award, Dragonforce previously have also received a nomination for the latest Grammy Award for the "Best Metal Performance" category with their song "Heroes of Our Time". However, the band failed to take home the award because they lost out to the eventual winner trash metal legend Metallica with their track "My Apocalypse".

Dragonforce themselve at the moment are busy staging their world tour and according to their schedule at the moment they are touring in South East Asia, at Singapore precisely where they were perform today (April 11) at 8 P.M. local time. After performing in Singapore, the band prepared to hit U.S. to do a tour there that will start on April 15 at the House of Blues,
Annaheeim, C.A. The complete tour list of the band can be viewed at their official website

written by Dewa Nugraha

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