CANDLEMASS, HAMMERFALL, HARDCORE SUPERSTAR and HYPOCRISY are among among the artists who were honored at the third annual Swedish Metal Awards, which was held this past Friday, January 29, 2010 in Sweden.The complete list of winners is as follows: Hard Rock: HARDCORE SUPERSTAR - "Beg For It"
Death Metal: HYPOCRISY - "A Taste Of Extreme Divinity"
Heavy/Power Metal: HAMMERFALL - "No Sacrifice, No Victory"
Glam/Sleaze: VAINS OF JENNA - "The Art Of Telling Lies"
Punk/Hardcore: DIA PSALMA - "Re Voltere"
Metal (Black, Doom, Thrash, etc.): CANDLEMASS - "Death Magic Doom"
Alternative Metal (Modern, Nu, Progressive, etc.): LILLASYSTER - "Det Här Är Inte Musik Det Här Är Kärlek"
Video/Director: SONIC SYNDICATE - "Burn This City" (Patric Ullaeus)
Live Act: RAISED FIST
Newcomer: HYSTERICA For more information (in Swedish), visit www.swedishmetalawards.com.