Have your say on the longlist now – and win tickets to an exclusive gig


Voting for the 2010 Shockwaves NME Awards has gone live.

Head to NME.COM/awardsvote now and register your vote for the longlist.

You can vote for any artist you like at this stage, as long as they are eligible in the relevant category.

Everyone who votes will be entered into a draw to win tickets for a special awards party on January 25, 2010, which will feature an exclusive set by The Maccabees and the unveiling of the shortlist for the awards.

The actual awards ceremony will be held at the O2 Academy Brixton on February 24.

For more on the Shockwaves NME Awards, including details of this year’s tour and shows, head to NME.COM/awards.