Brandon Flowers and co pick up prize in Los Angeles
The Las Vegas group picked up the award, voted by NME.COM’s US users, from MySpace‘s Tom Anderson, whose social networking site supported the category.
Watch NME.COM‘s video interview with The Killers below now.
The other nominees were:
Kings Of Leon
My Chemical Romance
The White Stripes
The award was The Killers second of the evening, having already scooped Best Indie/Alternative Track for ‘Tranquilize’.
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.