About Brenna Ehrlich

Brenna Ehrlich is the senior writer for the MTV O Music Awards. She previously worked at Mashable.com and Heeb magazine, and is the co-founder of blog and book, Stuff Hipsters Hate. She likes listening to songs on repeat.

Party Pearls Of Wisdom From Andrew W.K. & Pearl The Goat

Posted June 18

The O Music Awards is officially TOMORROW and with it comes a TON of eclectic awards, 50+ bands playing across the country, Andrew W.K. drumming for 24 hours to set a new world record, a passel of kittens and, of course, a goat. Yes, you heard us right — a goat.

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The O Music Awards Will Feature — Brace Yourselves — A Cat Cam!

Posted June 18

Cats and the Internet — they go together like peanut butter and jelly, a horse and carriage, “bright and sunshiney” and “day.” Yup, each only serves to make the other that much more awesome — which is why for this O Music Awards, we will be featuring our very own 24-hour cat cam, dubbed “Cat Stage.”

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A Passel of Categories Close Tomorrow Night at Midnight!

Posted June 17

Hey there, friends — voting in the stratosphere: Listen up. The O Music Awards kicks off on Wednesday, June 19, at 7pm EST and will run for 24 full hours. In preparation for the show, we will be closing all categories for voting tomorrow night at midnight — with the exception of Make A Band Famous, Fan Army FTW and O Music Awards Super Fan.

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Andrew W.K. On: How He Plans To Drum For 24 Hours During The O Music Awards

Posted June 17

It wouldn’t be the O Music Awards without something weird and wonderful to add to the mix. Last year, that weird and wonderful thing was Wayne Coyne and The Flaming Lips breaking the Guinness World Record for the most live shows in 24 hours (multiple city) — this year, that aforementioned thing is musician, motivational speaker and all-around Party King, Andrew W.K. Yup, the Grand Czar of Positivity and Having Fun will be joining our 24-hour awards show on Wednesday, June 19th (kicking off at 7pm EST) and he’ll be undertaking a characteristically amazing and off-the-wall feat: He will be attempting to drum from 24 hours straight. Have we got your attention yet? We thought so.

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Joe Jonas On: Instagram, Live Music & The Awesomeness That Is Team Jonas

Posted June 17

Hey there, Team Jonas! As you may have already heard, your favorite band — The Jonas Brothers — will be performing LIVE on the O Music Awards this week! Yup, not only are the brothers nominated for two O Music Awards — one for their fan army, which is you, and the second for Best Artist Instagram — they will also be gracing our 24-hour livestream with some tunes! In honor of their impending gig, The O Music Blog spoke with Joe Jonas about the band’s nominations, his favorite live music memories, and, of course, which Instagram filter is his favorite.

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