Attention Australian heavy metal fans starting December 1st you can vote for the 2009 Australian Metal Awards (AMA) presented by the Association for Australian Heavy Metal (AAHM). The catagories include best album, best live band, best new band, Best unsigned demo/ep, and Best metal magazine/press/fanzine. You can see the complete list of catagories at the following link http://www.australianmetal.com.au/?page_id=155 .
If you would like to nominate a band for any of the catagories submission forms are currently being finalized. A basic press kit (bio) and cd (demo/EP or full length album) will be required for all band entries. Bands must show they have been active* between the period of 1 March 08 and 1 March 09. (* playing gigs, releasing, recording or composing) You can forward their details (myspace/email etc) to AAHM at the following email address (firstname.lastname@example.org) then they will contact the band on your behalf.
Submissions are open from 1st of December 08 through to the 1st of March 09.
For more information you can visit the following links for all the details.