Klaxons win Band International Track at NME Awards USA

Jamie Reynolds is on hand to take home the prize in Los Angeles

Klaxons have won Best International Track at the NME Awards USA in Los Angeles tonight (April 23).

Jamie Reynolds picked up the award for the band’s hit ‘Golden Skans’ on behalf of his bandmates from celebrity gossip blogger Perez Hilton at the El Rey Theatre.

The other nominees were:

Arcade Fire – ‘Intervention’

Arctic Monkeys – ‘Teddy Picker’

Bloc Party – ‘Flux’

Kate Nash – ‘Foundations’

With the British NME Awards already a key event on the global music scene, this year marks the launch of the NME Awards in north America.

For more on the NME Awards USA, including the 2008 winners list, go to NME.COM/awardsusa.

Meanwhile to watch a live stream from the ceremony head to NME’s Myspace page at Myspace.com/nmemagazine.