More Finalists Unveiled For Diesel-U-Music Awards

Organizers of the international music contest Diesel-U-Music have unveiled the nominees for its five other participating regions following the recent announcement of the U.K. finalists.

Each territory now has one finalist in each of the three following genre categories: electronic, rock and urban.

In the United States, the unsigned acts reaching the last rounds are Codebreaker in the electronic category, Brooklyn-based the Epochs in the rock division and L.A.-based Move.Meant in the urban section.

The three respective category winners in the Benelux region are Brussels-based David Garcet, the Augusta National Golf Club and Dutch act 2Nfro.

In Italy, they are Smoke Keepers, Stoop and DMT Sound System, respectively. The Japanese finalists are Ace:Space:Bass, the female trio Noodles, and Tokyo's Group_inou, respectively.

In the "around the world" territory, the final nominees are Dub in a Nutshell, from Germany, Greece's Absent Minded, and Swiss act MC Deux.

The overall winner will be announced on Oct. 4 at the Shoreditch Town Hall in London.