This week: the Grammy Awards have unveiled their nominee list for the 2022 ceremony, and the list is… well, the building changes and controversies throughout the past year have somehow managed to produced one of the safest-feeling lists of nominees in recent memories. So stick with us as we delve through the available nominees and the categories of general interest as well as specific interest to the crew. Who should take home Best New Artist? How disappointing are the rock and metal nominees this year? What video game remix nabbed a nomination? How did the categorization fuckery affect Bo Burnham and Brandi Carlile? Why did Jon Batiste get an ungodly amount of nominations this year? And who was notably snubbed from their most deserving awards? Find out with the latest installment of Decibel Boost Grammy Nominee recap salt-fest!
Your hosts this week are Robert (@RobBarracuda), Alex (@AuraOfAzure), and Mark (@MAK2HybridMedia). Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Spotify, and Google Podcasts.