Shockwaves NME Awards 2009 – Check Out The Winners’ Press Run

You might not realise it, but picking up their trophy, thanking their mum and gobbing champagne into the front row is only the start for the winners tonight.

Once they’re offstage they’re whisked into a labyrinth of free booze, back-slappers and the world’s media. NME’s Stuart Stubbs is here with a run-through.