Let’s raise a glass to Swedish metal veterans In Flames, who won the Swedish “Grammi” award today in the “Best Hard Rock” category for their album A Sense of Purpose. The other bands that were up for the award were Meshuggah for obZen, Millencolin for Machine 15, Opeth for Watershed and Sabaton for The Art of War.
Joey Tempest, the singer for resurrected Swedish rockers Europe, presented the award to In Flames. The band was also up for the “Best Live” award, which was won by Robyn. In Flames performed during the broadcast, which was aired live on Sweden’s TV4 and took place at Hovet in Stockholm.