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NME AWARDS 2013 - In Pictures

  • The 2013 NME Awards kicked off last night (27 February) at The Troxy with everyone from The Killers to Paul Weller in attendance. Scroll through for all the pictures from the night...

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  • Doesn't look like much now but just a few hours later the NME team had made it fit for rock royalty.

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  • Well, we can't have sober musicians at the NME Awards after all...

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  • The Troxy was transformed for the night complete with a massive egotistical red NME logo.

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  • Sound check anyone?

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  • Jake Bugg arrives at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • The Vaccines arrive at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Tribes arrive at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • The Cribs arrive at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Temples arrive at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Charli XCX arrives at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Hurts arrive at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Foals arrive at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Biffy Clyro arrive at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Brett Anderson of Suede arrives at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Alice Glass of Crystal Castles arrives at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Miles Kane arrives at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • This year's presenter Russell Kane arrives at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Django Django arrive at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Spector arrive at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Russell Kane arrives at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Jack Whitehall arrives at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Deap Valley arrive at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • Aluna Francis of AlunaGeorge arrives at the NME Awards 2013.

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  • The Horrors arrive at the NME Awards.

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  • Ronnie Wood and his wife Sally Humphreys arrive at the NME Awards.

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  • Florence Welch of Florence + The Machine arrives at the NME Awards.

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  • Godlike Genius Johnny Marr arrives at the NME Awards.

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  • The red carpet at the NME Awards.

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  • Jordan Gatesmith of Howler arrives at the NME Awards.

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  • Ronnie Wood enjoying Dominos pizza at the NME Awards.

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  • Ronnie Wood and Paul Weller at the NME Awards.

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  • Paul Weller at the NME Awards.

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  • Chilli Jesson of Palma Violets at the NME Awards.

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  • Comedian Jack Whitehall at the NME Awards.

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  • Fred Spector of Spector at the NME Awards.

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  • Russell Kane and Paul Weller on stage at the NME Awards.

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  • Foals at the NME Awards.

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  • Yannis Philippakis of Foals at the NME Awards.

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  • Deap Valley partying at the NME Awards.

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  • Ronnie Wood and wife Sally Humphreys with Florence Welch at the NME Awards.

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  • Fred Spector of Spector at the NME Awards.

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  • This year's presenter Russell Kane took to the stage to start the 2013 NME Awards.

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  • NME Editor Mike Williams opened the NME Awards by welcoming everyone.

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  • NME Editor Mike Williams on stage at the 2013 NME Awards.

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  • Presenter Russell Kane entertained the audience before announcing the first award.

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  • Biffy Clyro took to the stage to open the 2013 NME Awards.

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  • They performed singles 'The Captain' and 'Mountains' among others.

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  • Biffy Clyro went on to win the award for Best British Band later in the night.

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  • NME's Dan Stubbs made a prescient observation during Biffy Clyro's performance: "Simon's shirt is still on. This is unprecedented".

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  • Biffy Clyro continued to rock the NME Award audience until the first award was announced.

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  • Idris Elba took to the stage in a red bobble to present the award for Best Solo Artist.

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  • Florence Welch makes her way to the stage to accept the award for Best Solo Artist.

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  • Florence Welch makes her acceptance speech at the NME Awards.

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  • Fred Spector of Spector at the NME Awards.

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  • Paul Weller and Tim Burgess at the NME Awards.

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  • Ronnie Wood gives Florence Welch a cheeky kiss.

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  • Apparently Yannis from Foals brought three packs of 20 fags to the awards ceremony and sneakily smoked one inside.

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  • The Killers at the NME Awards.

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  • Foals take to the stage to play their epic stomper 'Inhaler'.

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  • "We made that track in a stinkbox at home," says Yannis as his accepts the award for Best Track for 'Inhaler'.

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  • Foals performed an outrageous set at the NME Awards last night.

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  • Lead singer of Foals Yannis Philippakis performs at the NME Awards.

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  • Foals make their way to the stage to accept the award for Best Track.

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  • Foals accept the award for Best Track for 'Inhaler'.

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  • Aluna Francis of AlunaGeorge presents the award for Best Reissue at the NME Awards.

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  • Graham Coxon and Alex James collect the award for Best Reissue for Blur's '21'.

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  • Graham Coxon and Alex James make their acceptance speech for the Best Reissue award.

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  • Hurts present an award on stage last night.

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  • Florence Welch accepts the award for Best Dancefloor Anthem for her collaboration with Calvin Harris 'Sweet Nothing'.

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  • Chilli from Palma Violets looks like he's having fun.

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  • Justin Young of The Vaccines at the awards last night.

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  • The Killers win the award for Best International Artist.

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  • The Killers accept the award for Best International Artist at last night's NME Awards.

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  • Brett Anderson of Suede at the NME Awards.

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  • Paul Weller presents an award at last night's awards.

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  • Palma Violets celebrate winning the award for Best New Band.

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  • Palma Violets win the award for Best New Band at the NME Awards.

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  • Chilli of Palma Violets accepts the Best New Band award saying: "No way! This is amazing! I can't believe it Thanks everyone at fucking Rough Trade".

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  • Zawe Ashton accepts the Best TV Show award for Fresh Meat.

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  • Paul Weller and Johnny Marr perform at the NME Awards.

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  • Johnny Marr performs at the NME Awards after winning the Godlike Genius award.

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  • Paul Weller and Johnny Marr perform at the 2013 NME Awards.

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  • Reading & Leeds won the award for Best Festival.

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  • Matt Helders accepts Arctic Monkeys' award for Best Video.

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  • Ryan Jarman makes his way to the stage to accept The Cribs' award for Outstanding Contribution To Music.

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  • Gary Jarman accepts the award by saying "NME celebrates outsiders and weirdoes and that’s us".

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  • The Cribs take to the stage to perform a set after winning their award.

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  • The Cribs play the song YOU voted for, 'Mirror Kisses'.

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  • The Cribs performing at the 2013 NME Awards.

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  • Ryan Jarman told NME's Lisa Wright before the show: "Last time we won an award, I ended up in hospital so I didn’t even get to keep the award".

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  • Fred Spector presents an award at the ceremony last night.

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  • Ronnie Wood and wife Sally Humphreys with Florence Welch at the NME Awards.

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  • Florence Welch at the NME Awards.

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  • Charli XCX having fun at the NME Awards.

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  • The Killers at the 2013 NME Awards.

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  • Russell Kane found the job of presenting so stressful he needed two drinks.

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  • Looks like they're having fun at Johnny Marr's table.

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  • It’s Queen of Bangers Ms Katy B!

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  • Biffy Clyro accept their award for Best British Band.

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  • Bobby Gillespie and Carl Barat having a chinwag.

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  • Ronnie Wood and his wife Sally Humphreys enjoying the awards ceremony.

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  • The Child Of Lov collects his Philip Hall Radar award with a simple "thanks".

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  • Johnny Marr accepts his Godlike Genius award saying: "Thanks very much to the NME – we go back a long way. Any 15 or 16 year olds reading the NME trying to get a band together, keep doing it. Don’t give up. Thanks very much I’m very touched."

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  • Biffy Clyro making their acceptance speech for the Best British Band award.

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  • The party's getting started...

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  • The Vaccines on stage to present an award.

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  • Miles Kane and Paul Weller having a little chat.

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  • Greg McHugh accepting Fresh Meat's award for Best TV Show.

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  • The Cribs won the award for Outstanding Contribution To Music.

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  • Other awards of the night included One Direction winning Worst Band and Harry Styles who won Villain Of The Year.

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  • Ronnie Wood at the 2013 NME Awards.

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  • Ronnie Wood accepts the Rolling Stones' award for Best Live Band.

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  • Ronnie Wood takes to the stage to present the final award of the night - the Godlike Genius award.

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  • Ronnie Wood accepts the award for Best Music Film for Rolling Stones' Crossfire Hurricane.

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  • Johnny Marr takes to the stage to play a 6-track set to celebrate his Godlike Genius award.

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  • He starts off the set with new track 'Upstarts'.

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  • Justin Young from The Vaccines joins Johnny Marr on stage during his set.

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  • Justin Young of The Vaccines performing with Johnny Marr at the NME Awards.

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  • Johnny Marr's set also included performances of 'Sweet Nothing', 'I Fought The Law' and 'Sun And Moon'.

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  • Johnny Marr and Justin Young perform an exciting rendition of 'I Fought The Law'.

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  • Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood then joined the Godlike Genius on stage.

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  • Johnny Marr and Ronnie Wood play an epic rendition of 'How Soon Is Now?' before 'There Is A Light That Never Goes Out'.

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  • Rock legend Ronnie Wood performs at the 2013 NME Awards.

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  • Ronnie Wood and Johnny Marr play together during the closing set of the NME Awards.

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  • The musical legends whip the audience into a frenzy with their performance.

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  • Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood performing at last night's award ceremony.

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  • Ronnie Wood and Johnny Marr on stage together. Watch the video here.

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  • Ronnie Wood said of Johnny Marr at the awards: "What a great guy. I’ve known him since he was a little chap. He’s just an innovator. Nobody deserves it more than him".

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  • Ronnie Wood and Johnny Marr play together during the closing set of the NME Awards.

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  • The audience goes mental during their performance with the security guards having to pull members of Peace, Spector and Palma Violets off their seats.

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  • "Behave yourselves, you lot," Johnny Marr says as he leaves the stage after a magnificent performance.

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