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NME Awards to be streamed live on the web

AFP Relaxnews | 2013-02-26 14:24:30.0

This year's NME Awards will be streamed live on the web on February 27 for the first time in the history of the awards.

The annual awards, hosted by British music bible NME, honour the best of British and international musical and artistic talent.

The awards have a reputation for being alternative, even rowdy, affairs that honour some of the world's hottest up-and-coming musical talent.

This year's awards take place on February 27 at the Troxy, London, and honour artists across 22 categories.

The awards will be streamed live via http://www.nme.com at 7pm GMT.

NME Awards 2013 nominations in full:

Best British Band supported by SONOS
Arctic Monkeys
The Vaccines
Biffy Clyro
The Maccabees
The Cribs

Best Album supported by Hoxton Gin
Frank Ocean, Channel Orange
Jake Bugg, Jake Bugg

The Maccabees, Given To The Wild
Alt-J, An Awesome Wave
The Vaccines, Come Of Age
Tame Impala, Lonerism

Best International Band supported by Rekorderlig Cider
The Killers
Tame Impala
The Black Keys

Odd Future
Crystal Castles
Foo Fighters

Best Track supported by Blackstar Amps
Arctic Monkeys, R U Mine?
Haim, Don’t Save Me
MIA, Bad Girls
Foals, Inhaler
Palma Violets, Best Of Friends
Tame Impala, Elephant

Best TV Show
Breaking Bad
Noel Fielding's Luxury Comedy
Fresh Meat
The Thick Of It
Doctor Who

Best Music Film
Searching For Sugar Man
LCD Soundsystem: Shut Up And Play The Hits
Hit So Hard: The Life & Near Death Story of Patty Schemel
The Rolling Stones: Crossfire Hurricane
Led Zeppelin: Celebration Day


Best Reissue
Manic Street Preachers, Generation Terrorists
Blur, 21
Prodigy, The Fat Of The Land
Interpol, Turn On The Bright Lights
Smashing Pumpkins, Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness

Ian Brown, Collected

Best Solo Artist
Jake Bugg
Noel Gallagher
Florence Welch
Miles Kane
Paul Weller

Best New Band supported by Spotify
Palma Violets
Django Django
Alabama Shakes


Best Music Video
Grimes, Oblivion
MIA, Bad Girls
David Bowie, Where Are We Now?

Arctic Monkeys, R U Mine?
Haim, Don't Save Me
Tame Impala, Feels Like We Only Go Backwards

Best Festival supported by Farah Vintage
Reading & Leeds Festivals
T In The Park
Isle Of Wight

Best Live Band
The Maccabees
The Cribs
Biffy Clyro

The Rolling Stones

Best Dancefloor Anthem
Mosca feating Katy B, What You Came For
Calvin Harris featuring Florence Welch, Sweet Nothing
Psy, Gangnam Style
MIA, Bad Girls
Kanye West/Jay-Z, In Paris
Solange, Losing You

Best Twitter
Muse (@muse)
Fred Macpherson, Spector (@fredmacpherson)
Theo Hutchcraft, Hurts (@theohurts)
Alana Haim, Haim (@babyhaim)
Wiley (@EskiDance)
MIA (@MIAuniverse)

Best Book
David Byrne, How Music Works
Neil Young, Waging Heavy Peace
Mike Skinner, The Story Of The Streets
Tim Burgess, Telling Stories
The Rolling Stones, 50
Peter Hook, Unknown Pleasures : Inside Joy Division

Music Moment Of The Year
David Bowie returns
The Stone Roses play Heaton Park
Olympics opening ceremony
The Rolling Stones play London's O2 Arena
Green Day's secret set at Reading Festival
Pussy Riot's punk prayer

Hero Of The Year
David Bowie
Bradley Wiggins
Pussy Riot
Barack Obama
Frank Ocean
Dave Grohl

Villain Of The Year
David Cameron
Harry Styles
Fred Macpherson
Azealia Banks

Best Small Festival
The Great Escape
Field Day
Festival No.6
End Of The Road

Worst Band
One Direction
Mumford & Sons
Justin Bieber
Ed Sheeran

Best Fan Community

30 Seconds To Mars
Manic Street Preachers
The Killers
Enter Shikari

Best Film
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
iLL Manors
The Dark Knight Rises
The Perks Of Being A Wallflower


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