The Strokes' guitarist rewarded for extra curricular activities
Receiving the award from his friend and NME.COM‘s roving awards reporter Har Mar Superstar, the The Strokes‘ guitarist picked up the award, voted by NME.COM’s US users, at the ceremony at the El Rey Theatre.
He later told NME.COM how he planned to celebrate.
“An orgy,” declared Hammond. “Seriously, I’m going to have an orgy! Really!”
The other nominees were:
With the British NME Awards already a key event on the global music scene, this year marks the launch of NME Awards in north America.