The Used, Fall Out Boy, Avenged Sevenfold at Chainsaw Awards

September 20 2006, 6:22 AM EDT By AltPress

Music television network Fuse and Fangoria Entertainment have announced the creation of the first annual Fuse Fangoria Chainsaw Awards, honoring the best in horror-themed cinema, music and television. The awards show will be held Sunday, October 15, at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles, and will air exclusively on Fuse Sunday, October 22, at 9:30 p.m. EST.

Presenters for the show already confirmed include the Used, Fall Out Boy, Gym Class Heroes and Cobra Starship; performers include 30 Seconds to Mars and Avenged Sevenfold. The evening will be hosted by Jamie Kennedy.

Nominees for the musical categories include the All-American Rejects, the Raconteurs, Fall Out Boy, Damone, Cobra Starship, 30 Seconds To Mars, Franz Ferdniand, Avenged Sevenfold, AFI, HIM, My Chemical Romance, Matchbook Romance, She Wants Revenge and Red Hot Chili Peppers. A full list of nominees, as well as instructions on how to vote, can be viewed here