AceShowbiz - Plug Awards, the so-called Grammys for independent rock acts, have announced its nominees for the year 2008. Leading the number of nods are Of Montreal and math rock band Battles at 7 each.
The categories that they share include Album of the Year and Indie Rock Album. Just behind them at 6 gongs are Arcade Fire and French duo Justice. The latter is in for Best New Artist, competing it with Battles, Bat for Lashes and nine others.
Voting on the official site has begun since Tuesday (November 13). The ceremony will take place March 6 at New York's Terminal 5.