New bands and legends honoured at the London ceremony…
This year’s DIESEL-U-MUSIC AWARDS winners were announced at a ceremony in LONDON last night (July 22).
The contest champions unsigned musical talent across a series of genres, plus pays tribute to musical stalwarts. Past winners who’ve enjoyed a leg-up from the awards include Mylo and Tom Vek.
The winners of this year’s Diesel-U-Music Awards were:
Rock: The Pistolas
Hip Hop: Riddla
Drum n Bass: Genetics
DJ: Luke Ashworth
VJ: Inside Us All
Norwich band The Pistolas also scooped the Live Award for being the best performers amongst all the finalists.
Additionally The Fall’s Mark E Smith and Gang Of Four were honoured at the event hosted by Radio 1’s Edith Bowman.
Held at Canvas in Kings Cross, the Diesel-U-Music Awards witnessed a series of live performances with The Paddingtons, The Magic Numbers, El Presidente and The Pistolas among those playing.