Oasis, Pete Doherty, MGMT – find out who won what
It was Muse, however, who took home the most awards on the night. The rockers won the Best Live Band and Best Album Artwork (for ‘HAARP’), while frontman Matt Bellamy was awarded the coveted Sexiest Male honour.
The full list of winners at the Shockwaves NME Award 2009 is:
Best British Band: Oasis supported by Shockwaves
Best International Band: The Killers supported by 4music
Best New Band: MGMT supported by Bench
Best Live Band: Muse supported by Red Stripe
Best Album: Kings Of Leon ‘Only By The Night’ supported by HMV
Best Track: MGMT ‘Time To Pretend’ supported by NME Radio
Best Video: Last Shadow Puppets ‘My Mistakes Were Made For You’ supported by NME TV
For complete coverage from this year’s Shockwaves NME Awards including
Plus NME Radio is broadcasting live straight from the awards – tune in via Sky Channel 0184, Virgin Media 975, Freesat 727 or NME.COM/radio. NME TV will also have highlights and interviews from the awards, head to NME.COM/nmetv for the full schedule.
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Meanwhile get this week’s issue of NME – on UK newsstands now – for an exclusive covers CD featuring this year’s Godlike Geniuses, The Cure. The awards review issue itself will be on the shelves from next Wednesday (March 4), boasting exclusive interviews, photos and more.