Arctic Monkeys, Noel Gallagher, Idles lead 2018 Q Awards nominations
The Arctic Monkeys, Noel Gallagher and Idles are leading the way with two nominations each for the 2018 Q Awards.
All three will compete for Best Album courtesy of Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino, Who Built The Moon? and Joy As An Act Of Resistance respectively, while the Arctic Monkeys are also up for Best Act In The World Today, Gallagher for Best Solo Artist and Idles for Breakthrough Act.
Elsewhere, there’s a nomination for Liam Gallagher in the Best Live Act category and a couple of newcomers to the summer calendar – All Points East and RiZE – have been shortlisted for Best Festival.
Prizes will be handed out at the London Roundhouse on October 17th.
Q Awards 2018 shortlist:
Q Breakthrough Act
Amyl & The Sniffers
The Magic Gang
Q Best Track
Love It If We Made It – The 1975
This Is America – Childish Gambino
Girlfriend – Christine & The Queens
The Man – Goat Girl
Make Me Feel – Janelle Monae
Bells & Circles – Underworld & Iggy Pop
Q Best Album
Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino – Arctic Monkeys
Hunter – Anna Calvi
Who Built The Moon? – Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds
Joy As An Act Of Resistance – Idles
Marauder – Interpol
I’m All Ears – Let’s Eat Grandma
Q Best Live Act
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Q Best Solo Artist
Christine & The Queens
Q Best Act In The World Today
Florence & The Machine
Q Best Festival/Event
All Points East
Isle Of Wight Festival
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