OVERHEAD RECORDS artist, ROBOTANISTS has been selected by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences to be on the nomination ballots for the 2nd year in a row for prestigious Grammy Awards!!!
Their latest single (and new VIDEO), “Exiled State of Mind,” is on the ballot for the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards in the category of Record of the Year, alongside the original version, Jay-Z’s “Empire State of Mind.”
In addition to “Exiled state of Mind,” their Phillip Glass arrangement, “Glass in Your headlights” and their covers album Shapes and Variations are nominated in a total of 5 categories, including: Best Alternative Album, Best Instrumental Arrangement with Vocals, Album of the Year, and more!
Last year Robotanists stacked up in 7 categories for their debut EP, CLOSE DOWN THE WOODS, getting short listed in Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals, Best Alternative Album, and more.
Other 2011 nominees include, Christian Aguillera, Bat for Lashes, B.O.B., Beyonce, Built to Spill, Florence and the Machine, Cee-Lo, Lady Gaga… and more!
Watch the Grammy Nominations Concert on CBS, December 1st to find out who will make it to the televised nominations.