VO5 NME Awards 2017: 50 geeky facts about the most rock’n’roll awards ceremony

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It’s not long now until the VO5 NME Awards 2017 take over London’s O2 Academy Brixton. February 15 will see the great and good of modern music celebrate each other’s achievements and gather together for one big party.

You can be there too – tickets are available now – and you can also have your say on who wins what. Voting is still open – cast your vote here before it’s too late.