Ok everybody, the big moment has come! We are proud to announce the following nominees for the 2010 HIGH TIMES Doobie Awards:
 

HIGH TIMES 2010 DOOBIE AWARD NOMINEES

BEST JAM BAND ARTIST
Phish - Joy
The Black Crowes - Before the Frost...Until the Freeze
Disco Biscuits - Planet Anthem
Monsters of Folk - Self-Titled
Gov't Mule - By A Thread

BEST REGGAE / SOUL MUSIC ARTIST
Easy Star All-Stars - Easy Star's Lonely Hearts Dub Band
Lionize - Space Pope and the Glass Machine
Matisyahu - Light
Tarrus Riley - Contagious
Ocote Soul Sounds - Coconut Rock

BEST HIP-HOP ARTIST
B Real - Smoke N Mirrors
Method & Red - Blackout 2
Kottonmouth Kings - Hidden Stash 420
Asher Roth - Asleep in the Bread Aisle
Kid Cudi - Man on the Moon: The End of Day

BEST METAL ARTIST
Mastodon - Crack The Skye
Black Dahlia Murder - Deflorate
DevilDriver - Pray For Villains
Slayer - World Painted Blood
Shadows Fall - Retribution

BEST ALTERNATIVE ROCK ARTIST
Them Crooked Vultures - Self-Titled
Alice in Chains - Black Gives Way to Blue
Dope - No Regrets
Assjack - Self-Titled
Nick Oliveri - Death Acoustic

BEST STONER ROCK ARTIST
Clutch - Strange Cousins from the West
Fu Manchu - Signs of Infinite Power
Priestess - Prior To The Fire
Seventh Void - Self-Titled
Wolfmother - Cosmic Egg

BEST NEW / UNDERGROUND ARTIST
Prospect Hill
DJ Slim
Seventh Void
Lionize
Cycle of Pain

BEST LOCAL BAND
Dixiewitch
Funkotron
Amplified Heat
Iron Age
Ocote Soul Sounds

POT SONG OF THE YEAR
"Do My Work High" - Cycle of Pain featuring Sen Dog
"Choking Gesture" - Hank III & Assjack
"Day 'N Night" - Kid Cudi
"Must Be the Ganja"  - Eminem
"Blunt Cruisin'" - Asher Roth
"Dis Iz 4 All My Smokers"  - Method & Red

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Cypress Hill


Have any thoughts? Comments? Objections? Leave us a comment and let us know. Note: This list is still subject to change.

 

THE 2010 DOOBIE AWARDS WILL BE HELD ON SUNDAY, MARCH 21ST FROM HIGH NOON TIL 6PM AT EMO'S OUTDOOR STAGE IN AUSTIN, TEXAS. TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR ONLY. PERFORMERS AND MORE INFORMATION TO FOLLOW.