Today mtvU announced the nominations for the annual Woodie Awards, taking place on March 14 in Austin, Texas during SXSW. Up for Woodie of the Year is a who's who of excellent talent, including Grimes, A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar, and Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes. Father John Misty, Major Lazer, Danny Brown and Best Coast are featured in the Best Video Woodie category, and Jack White, Amanda Palmer, and the XX are up for "Branching Out Woodie," which honors creative and new ways musicians are reaching fans.
Unlike a lot of award shows, you can vote for your favorites and pick the winners. Head over to MTV's Woodies Hub to cast your vote. MTV and mtvU will air the Woodies special on Sunday, March 17 at 8pm.