Jamie Reynolds is on hand to take home the prize in Los Angeles
Jamie Reynolds picked up the award for the band’s hit ‘Golden Skans’ on behalf of his bandmates from celebrity gossip blogger Perez Hilton at the El Rey Theatre.
The other nominees were:
Arcade Fire – ‘Intervention’
Arctic Monkeys – ‘Teddy Picker’
Bloc Party – ‘Flux’
Kate Nash – ‘Foundations’
With the British NME Awards already a key event on the global music scene, this year marks the launch of the NME Awards in north America.