Band beat Arctic Monkeys and Kasabian to the honour
Muse have won the Best British Band award at the Shockwaves NME Awards tonight (February 24).
“That’s a genuine surprise…” said frontman Matt Bellamy. “It’s very humbling to win that award against the Monkeys, Kasabian. [And] great to receive it from a couple of music legends.”
Get the special Shockwaves NME Awards issue of NME, out now, featuring a free Domino records CD, then next week’s NME (out March 3) for the ultimate Awards review.