'Tastemakers' vote for acts that will be big next year
The New York band, who will hit the road in January on the Shockwaves NME Awards Tour, feature in the Sound Of 2010 longlist alongside the likes of Ellie Goulding, Deplhic and Marina And The Diamonds.
The annual list is voted for by 165 music industry critics, commentators and tastemakers, and was last year won by Little Boots.
The longlist is:
Daisy Dares You
Marina & the Diamonds
Two Door Cinema Club
The winning act and a top five will be announced early in January.
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