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NEWS: Oli Sykes (Bring Me The Horizon) destroys Coldplay’s table at NME Awards 2016!

During last night’s NME Awards, which took place at the O2 Academy in Brixton, London, Bring Me The Horizon frontman Oli Sykes destroyed fellow attendees Coldplay‘s designated table at the event. Sykes jumped on the band’s table during their performance of recent hit ‘Happy Song’, after collecting the NME Innovation Award, which collapsed within seconds. You can watch a video of this happening below:

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NEWS: The NME Awards Tour 2012 to hit the road in February!

The forthcoming NME Awards Tour is set to hit the road in February, with the tour’s line-up featuring Two Door Cinema Club, Metromony, Tribes and Azealia Banks. Confirmed tour dates and details on how to purchase tickets can be found below:

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NEWS: NME Shockwave Awards 2011 winners announced!

The winner’s of the 2011 NME Shockwave Awards have officially been announced, and can be viewed below. For those of you wanting to catch the highlights of the award ceremony hosted by Alexa Chung, you can tune into Channel 4 on Saturday (February 26th) at 11:20pm, with T4 showing coverage earlier in the day at 11:25am.

Best British Band (supported by Shockwaves) – Muse
Best International Band (supported by T4) – My Chemical Romance
Best Solo Artist – Laura Marling
Best Live Band (supported by Carling) – Biffy Clyro
Best New Band (supported by Boxfresh) – Hurts
Best Album – Arcade Fire ‘The Suburbs’
Best Track (supported by NME Radio) – Foals ‘Spanish Sahara’
Best Video (supported by NME TV) – My Chemical Romance ‘Na Na Na’ (Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na)
Best Festival – Glastonbury
Best Dancefloor Filler – Professor Green ‘Jungle’
Best TV Show – Skins

Categories awarded by NME:
Philip Hall Radar Award – The Naked & Famous
Teenage Cancer Trust Outstanding Contribution To Music – PJ Harvey
John Peel Award For Innovation – Crystal Castles
Godlike Genius – Dave Grohl

Other Categories:
Best Film – Inception
Hero – Lady Gaga
Villain – David Cameron
Most Stylish – Brandon Flowers (supported by Shockwaves)
Least Stylish – Justin Bieber
Worst Album – Justin Bieber ‘My World 2.0’
Worst Band – Jonas Brothers
Hottest Man – Matt Bellamy (Muse)
Hottest Woman – Alison Mosshart (The Kills)
Best Album Artwork – Klaxons ‘Surfing The Void’
Best Blog – Hayley Williams (Paramore)
Best Book – John Lydon Mr. Rotten’s Scrapbook
Best Small Festival – RockNess

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NEWS: NME Awards Shows 2011 announced in London!

For 2011, the NME Awards Shows will be taking place at various places in London this February, with a host of many NME favourites playing across the city during the month. Check the full details below, including the dates, venues, bands performing, and ticket prices:

FEBRUARY 01 – Metronomy @ Heaven – £12.50
FEBRUARY 02 – Los Campesinos! / Summer Camp @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £14.00
FEBRUARY 03 – The Duke Spirit @ Heaven – £12.00
FEBRUARY 09 – Mystery Jets @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £15.00
FEBRUARY 11 – White Lies / Crocodiles @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £17.50
FEBRUARY 15 – The Naked And Famous @ Heaven – £10.00
FEBRUARY 15 – Isobel Campbell And Mark Lanegan / Cherry Ghost @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £18.00
FEBRUARY 16 – Edwyn Collins @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £18.00
FEBRUARY 17 – Miles Kane @ Hoxton Square Bar And Kitchen – £9.00
FEBRUARY 17 – Noah And The Whale @ Koko – £17.50
FEBRUARY 18 – Yuck / Cults @ Bush Hall – £8.00
FEBRUARY 20 – Carl Barat / The Heartbreaks / Foreign Office @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £16.50
FEBRUARY 21 – Alex Winston @ New Players Theatre – £8.50
FEBRUARY 21 – Mona / Neon Trees @ The Relentless Garage – £8.50
FEBRUARY 21 – Warpaint / Twin Shadow @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £14.00
FEBRUARY 21 – Frankie & The Heartstrings / Veronica Falls @ Heaven – £10.00
FEBRUARY 22 – Caribou / Factory Floor / Walls @ O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – £12.50
FEBRUARY 22 – Les Savy Fav @ Heaven – £15.00

Ticket pre-sale is ran exclusively through from 9:00am on November 24th, and general release via Gigs and Tours and Ticketmaster on November 26th. All prices are subject to booking fees plus a 50p charity donation to Teenage Cancer Trust.

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