2013 Music Rober Awards: Our Picks


With just the end of the weekend left to vote before our 2013 music poll closes (Cast your vote here), we are unveiling our personal favourites from this year’s nominations.

And the official Rober Awards votes go as follows:

ALBUM OF THE YEAR: MY BLOODY VALENTINE-m b v
SONG OF THE YEAR: AUTRE NE VEUT-Counting
GROUP OR DUO: ARCADE FIRE
BEST MALE ARTIST: JOHN GRANT
BEST FEMALE ARTIST: JULIA HOLTER
BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST: CHVRCHES
BEST POP ARTIST: VAMPIRE WEEKEND
BEST ROCK ARTIST: MY BLOODY VALENTINE

SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR: PHOSPHORESCENT
HIP HOP: KANYE WEST
ELECTRONICA: FUCK BUTTONS
R&B: JANELLE MONÁE
CUTTING EDGE: THE HAXAN CLOAK
HISPANIC ARTIST: PONY BRAVO
SOUND OF 2014: BANKS
COMPILATION: WILLIAM ONYEABOR-World Psychedelic Classics Vol 5; Who Is?

REISSUE: LOS PLANETAS-Una Semana En El Motor De un Autobus
LIVE ARTIST: JULIA HOLTER
BEST EP: BURIAL-Truant/Rough Sleeper
COMEBACK OF THE YEAR: MY BLOODY VALENTINE
DANCE ANTHEM: DAFT PUNK FEAT. PHARRELL-Get Lucky
COVER VERSION: LOW-Stay
GUILTY PLEASURE: TEGAN AND SARA
BEST VIDEO: BOB DYLAN-Like A Rolling Stone

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