Grizzly Bear’s Ed Droste has spoken out against the recent Grammy nominations after his band failed to feature.

The singer questioned the validity of the awards, posting a series of tweets on Twitter.

The rant all started with the following:

Before he later added sarcastically:

Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon, who won a Grammy just last year, then chipped in to show his friend some support:

The Grammy awards ceremony will take place on 10 February 2013. The full list of nominations can be found here.