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UK Music Video Awards 2018: the Best Video Newcomer nominations in full

UK Music Video Awards 2018: the Best Video Newcomer nominations in full

Promo News - 18th Oct 2018

Here are full details of the nominations for the Best Video - Newcomer music genre categories at the UK Music Video Awards 2018 – including director, production, commissioner and label credit information. Credit info on the nominations on more categories at this year’s UK Music Video Awards coming shortly, and check out the full list of nominations here.

The UK Music Video Awards 2018 takes place at the legendary Roundhouse in London next Thursday, October 25th, hosted by Adam Buxton.  Tickets for the event are selling fast. To make your ticket order, go the


Best Alternative Video - Newcomer

Agar Agar - Fangs Out
Director:  William Laboury
Producer: Théo Gall
Prod co:  DIVISION
Commissioner: Donatien Cras de Belleval for Cracki Record

Badbadnotgood ft Samuel T Herring - I Don't Know
Director:  Will Mayer
Producer: Brendan Garrett
Prod co: AOT Projects & Stink Films
Commissioner: Jamie Strong for Innovative Leisure

Hak Baker - Like It Or Lump It
Director:  Broken Antenna
Producer: Claire Oxley / Hak Baker
Prod co:  Mother Studios
Commissioner: Ali Bla-Bla​

Liars - Cred Woes
Director:  Yoonha Park
Producer: Felipe Dieppa
Prod co: Neighborhood Watch
Commissioner: John Moule for MUTE​

Solomon Grey - Wonderful World
Director:  Niall O'Brien
Producer: Leah Joyce
Prod co: Academy Films
Commissioner: Hamish Duff for Mercury KX​

The Horrors – Ghost
Director:  in/out
Producer: Natalie Arnett
Prod co:  Riff Raff Films
Commissioner: Laura Singer for Wolf Tone

Best Dance Video – Newcomer

Confidence Man - Don't You Know I'm In A Band
Director:  Schall & Schnabel
Co Director: Julian Lucas
Producer: Schall & Schnabel / Jessica Galea
Prod co: Schall & Schnabel
Commissioner: PIAS, Heavenly Records & Stu McCullough @ Amplifire​

Daniel Avery – Glass
Director:  Sam Davis & Tom Andrew
Producer: Sam Davis & Tom Andrew
Prod co:  Rattling Stick
Record label: Phantasy​

Gila - Shadow Boxing
Director:  Duncan Loudon
Producer: Carla Steinberg
Prod co: Somesuch​

Kelly Lee Owens - Throwing Lines
Director:  Kasper Häggström
Producer: Kasper Häggström
Commissioner: Kasper Häggström for Small Town Supersound​

MJ Cole X Kojey Radical - Soak It Up
Director:  Filmawi
Producer: Carla Steinberg
Commissioner: Tom Street for 892 Recordings​

Turtle – Bloodtype
Director:  Fanny Hoetzeneder
Producer: Sorcha Bacon
Prod co:  Knucklehead
Commissioner: Ali Raymond for Beatnik Creative


Best Pop Video – Newcomer

11 - Find A Way
Director:  Charlie Reader
Producer: Alex Thompson

Becky And The Birds - Becky And The Birds
Director:  Geej Ower
Producer: Molly McGregor
Prod co:  Stink
Commissioner: Paul Sonkamble for Deerlily​

Kenzie - Dark July
Director:  Camille Summers Valli
Producer: Mayling Wong
Prod co:  Partizan
Commissioner: Jim Martin for BBYTTH​

Leyya – Wannabe
Director:  Rupert Höller
Producer: Rupert Höller
Commissioner: Andreas Jantsch for Las Vegas records​

Poppy Ajudha - She Is The Sum
Director:  Ali Kurr
Producer: Erin Sayder
Prod co:  FRIEND
Commissioner: Ben Skerritt​

Zagmachi - God's Lament
Director:  Jude Chun & Yena Gim
Producer: Taekyeol Kim
Prod co:  Studio Nanadashii

Best Rock Video – Newcomer

Bloody Knees - Maybe It's Easy
Director:  Sam Taylor
Producer: Henry Napier Brown
Prod co:  Agile Films

Gengahr - Before Sunrise
Director:  Jamie Whitby
Producer: Sorcha Bacon
Prod co:  Try Hard / HLA
Commissioner: Mike Harounoff for Transgressive Records​

Idles – Colossus
Director:  Will Hooper
Producer: Will Hooper
Prod co:  Blink
Commissioner: Freddie Forsyth for Topsafe​

Lightwave Empire - Too Close To The Sun
Director:  Anders Malmberg
Producer: Camilla Søholt
Prod co: New Land
Commissioner: Lightwave Empire​

Pumarosa - Lion's Den
Director: Niall Trask
Producer: Michael P. Spencer
Prod co:  The Keep Productions
Commissioner: Roger Walker for Fiction Records​

Wolf Alice - Space And Time
Director:  Brian Petchers & Ellie Rowsell
Producer: Brian Petchers, Dave Gelb, Evan Brown
Prod co:  Dreambear
Commissioner: Nicolas Robespierre for RCA

Best Urban Video – Newcomer​

ATO – Monster
Director:  Zhang + Knight
Producer: Martha McGuirk
Prod co:  FRIEND
Commissioner: Direct to artist

Col3trane ft Ebenezer – Language
Director:  Felix Brady
Producer: Martha McGuirk
Prod co:  Stink
Commissioner: Caroline Clayton for Tap Management​

Flohio - 10 More Rounds
Director:  Duncan Loudon
Producer: Fred Bonham Carter
Prod co:  Somesuch
Commissioner: Jiulia Ferrazzi & Patrick Hanrahan​

Gaika - Crown And Key
Director:  Paco Raterta
Producer: Maurizio Von Trapp
Prod co:  Pulse Films
Commissioner: Rik Green for WARP​

Kobo – Baltimore
Director:  Felix Brady
Producer: Francios Larpin
Prod co:  Stink
Commissioner: Amaury Feron for Polydor (France)​

Slowthai – Ladies
Director:  THE REST
Producer: Andy Picton
Prod co:  Pulse Films
Commissioner: Lewis Levin (The Rest)​

Check out all the nominations for this year's UKMVAs here.

The UK Music Video Awards 2018 and aftershow party takes place at The Roundhouse in London on Thursday, October 27th. Before the show sells out, buy tickets to the UKMVAs 2018 at the UK Music Video Awards website.

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