Host and line-up details announced for bash
NME.COM has a very limited number of tickets for the ceremony are on sale now.
The ceremony will be hosted by comedian Mark Watson, who follows in the footsteps of the likes of Russell Brand and ‘Gavin And Stacey’ stars James Corden and Mat Horne in helming the bash.
The bands will play short sets at the event, before The Cure, set to be crowned Godlike Geniuses at the bash, play a half-hour set to end the evening’s entertainment.
In a statement Watson declared: “It’s an honour to be hosting the Shockwave NME Awards. I can’t wait to take charge of one of music’s only non-shit awards ceremonies. I look forward to saluting some of rock’s most exciting, most innovative and drunkest people.”
See NME.COM/awards/tour for more information and ticket details.