Grammy Awards 2014: Dave Grohl, QOTSA, Nine Inch Nails e altri

grammy awards _ QOTSA-Queens-of-the-stone-age-photos-liveAi prossimi Grammy Awards 2014 una ventata rock prenderà il sopravvento. Sul palco infatti  le esibizioni di #DaveGrohl#TrentReznor con i suoi Nine Inch Nails#JoshHomme e i#QOTSA Queens of the Stone Age e #LindseyBuckingham dei Fleetwood Mac.

Questa sarà la prima performance in diretta dai Grammy per Gary Clark, Nine Inch Nails and Queens Of The Stone Age. Questi grandi nomi vanno ad aggiungersi alle altre stelle già annunciate: Jay Z, Beyoncé, Bruno Mars, Metallica, Lang Lang, Pink, Lorde, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams, Stevie Wonder, Daft Punk.foo-fighters-24

Nello specifico l’elenco delle nomination rock di nostro interesse sono le seguenti:

Best Rock Song:
Ain’t Messin ‘Round – Gary Clark Jr.; Cut Me Some Slack – Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, Pat Smear; Doom And Gloom – The Rolling Stones
; God Is Dead? – Black Sabbath
;Panic Station – Muse. 

Best Rock Performance:
Always Alright – Alabama Shakes
; The Stars (Are Out Tonight) – David Bowie; Radioactive – Imagine Dragons ; Kashmir (Live) – Led Zeppelin; My God Is The Sun– Queens Of The Stone Age;I’m Shakin’ Jack White. 

Best Rock Album:
13 – Black Sabbath
; The Next Day – David Bowie; Mechanical Bull – Kings Of Leon
; Celebration Day – Led Zeppelin
; …Like Clockwork – Queens Of The Stone Age
; Psychedelic Pill – Neil Young With Crazy Horse. 

the_national_headerDa non sottovalutare anche la candidatura dei The National come Best Alternative Music Album.

La cerimonia è prevista per il 26 gennaio nella location dello Staples Center di Los Angeles, quella di quest’anno sarà la 56esima edizione dei Grammy.

Di seguito vi riportiamo tutte le principali nomination:

Album Of The Year:
The Blessed Unrest – Sara Bareilles
; Random Access Memories – Daft Punk; 
Good Kid, M.A.A.D City – Kendrick Lamar
; The Heist – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis; Red –Taylor Swift.

Record Of The Year: Get Lucky – Daft Punk & Pharrell Williams
; Radioactive – Imagine Dragons
; Royals – Lorde;Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars; Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. & Pharrell Williams.

Song Of The Year:
Just Give Me A Reason – Pink Featuring Nate Ruess
; Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars
; Roar – Katy Perry
; Royals – Lorde; Same Love – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert.

Best New Artist:
James Blake ; Kendrick Lamar ; Macklemore & Ryan Lewis; Kacey Musgraves; Ed Sheeran.

Best Pop Solo Performance:
Brave – Sara Bareilles 
; Royals – Lorde; When I Was Your Man– Bruno Mars; Roar – Katy Perry
; Mirrors – Justin Timberlake.

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance:
Get Lucky – Daft Punk & Pharrell Williams; Just Give Me A Reason – Pink Featuring Nate Ruess; Stay – Rihanna Featuring Mikky Ekko
; Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. & Pharrell Williams; Suit & Tie – Justin Timberlake & Jay Z.

Best Pop Vocal Album:
Paradise – Lana Del Rey
; Pure Heroine – Lorde
; Unorthodox Jukebox – Bruno Mars
; Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke
; The 20/20 Experience – The Complete Experience – Justin Timberlake.

Best Dance/Electronica Album:
Random Access Memories – Daft Punk; Settle – Disclosure
; 18 Months – Calvin Harris; 
Atmosphere – Kaskade; 
A Color Map Of The Sun – Pretty Lights.

Best Dance Recording
:
Need U (100%) – Duke Dumont Featuring A*M*E & MNEK;Sweet Nothing – Calvin Harris Featuring Florence Welch
;Atmosphere – Kaskade
; This Is What It Feels Like – Armin Van Buuren Featuring Trevor Guthrie; Clarity – Zedd Featuring Foxes.

Best Rock Performance:
Always Alright – Alabama Shakes
; The Stars (Are Out Tonight) – David Bowie; Radioactive – Imagine Dragons ; Kashmir (Live) – Led Zeppelin; My God Is The Sun– Queens Of The Stone Age;I’m Shakin’ Jack White. 

Best Rock Album:
13 – Black Sabbath
; The Next Day – David Bowie; Mechanical Bull – Kings Of Leon
; Celebration Day – Led Zeppelin
; …Like Clockwork – Queens Of The Stone Age
; Psychedelic Pill – Neil Young With Crazy Horse. 

Best Metal Performance
:
T.N.T. – Anthrax
; God Is Dead? – Black Sabbath
; The Enemy Inside – Dream Theater; In Due Time – Killswitch Engage;Room 24 – Volbeat Featuring King Diamond.

Best Rock Song:
Ain’t Messin ‘Round – Gary Clark Jr.; Cut Me Some Slack – Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, Pat Smear; Doom And Gloom – The Rolling Stones
; God Is Dead? – Black Sabbath
;Panic Station – Muse. 

Best Alternative Music Album:
The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You – Neko Case
; Trouble Will Find Me – The National
; Hesitation Marks – Nine Inch Nails
; Lonerism – Tame Impala
; Modern Vampires Of The City – Vampire Weekend

Best Rap Performance:
Started From The Bottom – Drake
; Berzerk – Eminem
; Tom Ford –Jay Z; Swimming Pools (Drank) – Kendrick Lamar
; Thrift Shop – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz.

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration:
Power Trip – J.Cole Featuring Miguel
; Part II (On The Run) – Jay Z Featuring Beyoncé; Holy Grail – Jay Z Featuring Justin Timberlake; Now Or Never –Kendrick Lamar Featuring Mary J. Blige; Remember You – Wiz Khalifa Featuring The Weeknd.

Best Rap Album:
Nothing Was The Same — Drake
; Magna Carta… Holy Grail — Jay Z
; Good Kid, M.A.A.D City — Kendrick Lamar; 
The Heist — Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
; Yeezus — Kanye West.

Best Rap Song
:
F***in’ Problems – ASAP Rocky Featuring Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar)
; Holy Grail – Jay Z Featuring Justin Timberlake)
; New Slaves – Kanye West
;  Started From The Bottom – Drake
; Thrift Shop – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz.

Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media:
Django Unchained ; The Great Gatsby (Deluxe Edition); Les Misérables (Deluxe Edition); Muscle Shoals Sound City: Real To Reel.

Best Song Written For Visual Media:
Atlas from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Coldplay
; Silver Lining from Silver Linings Playbook – Adele; We Both Know from Safe Haven – Colbie Caillat Featuring Gavin DeGraw;Young And Beautiful from The Great Gatsby – Lana Del Rey
; You’ve Got Time from Orange Is The New Black – Regina Spektor.