Thought 2011 was good? Get ready for 2012, because it’s going to be a belter. Here’s 20 reasons to be very excited about the forthcoming year, starting with the annual NME Awards Tour, which features Two Door Cinema Club, Metronomy, Tribes and Azealia Banks.
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The Maccabees are set to release an astonishing album early next year (trust us, we’ve heard it – lots) and are hitting the road in March to play it live. Full details and tickets.
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Justice, Slow Club, The Drums, Cloud Control, Little Dragon, Marina & The Diamonds and many more are coming together for a spectacular February of NME Awards Shows. Check for full line up and tickets.
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You’ve probably seen or heard about bits of the forthcoming Dark Knight Rises movie already (if not, watch the trailer here). Suffice to say, this will be the film event of the year.