Kerrang! Awards 2008

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Kerrang! Awards 2008
Date 21 August 2008
City London, England
Venue The Brewery
Host Scott Ian
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The Kerrang! Awards 2008 were held in London, England, on August 21, 2008 at The Brewery in Romford and were hosted by Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian.[1]

On July 22, 2008, Kerrang! announced the 2008 nominees.[2] The main categories were dominated by Thirty Seconds to Mars and Bullet for My Valentine with four nominations, followed by Avenged Sevenfold with three. Thirty Seconds to Mars was the biggest winner of the night, taking home two awards.[3]


Winners are in bold text.

Best British Newcomer[edit]

Best International Newcomer[edit]

Best British Band[edit]

Best International Band[edit]

Best Live Band[edit]

Best Album[edit]

Best Single[edit]

Best Video[edit]

Classic Songwriter[edit]

Kerrang! Inspiration[edit]

Kerrang! Icon[edit]

Kerrang! Hall of Fame[edit]

Spirit of Independence[edit]


  1. ^ Hannaford, Victoria (August 22, 2008). "Kerrang winners". BBC. Retrieved February 16, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Kerrang! Awards 2008: And the nominees are...". Kerrang! (Bauer Media Group). July 22, 2008. Retrieved February 16, 2012. 
  3. ^ Paine, Andre (August 21, 2008). "30 Seconds To Mars Wins Two Kerrang! Awards". Billboard (Nielsen Company). Retrieved February 16, 2012. 

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