The first headline acts sign up - and you can only get your tickets here...

Vines, Coral, Streets and SAVES THE DAY are the first headline acts to sign up for the NME AWARDS SHOWS 2003.

The Shows so far confirmed are: The Streets with supports tba, London Brixton Academy (February 7). Tickets £15.60. This show will run until 2am

Saves the Day with supports tba, (February 10) at the London Astoria. Tickets: £12

The Coral, Basement, Sleepy Jackson plus another support tba, (February 11) at the London Astoria. Tickets £12.60.

The Vines, Sights plus other supports tba, the London Astoria (February 12). Tickets £15.

Tickets are onsale now exclusively through the NME.COM Ticketshop and a percentage of each ticket sold will be donated to Scope, the charity that supports victims of cerebral palsy, and St. Thomas’ Lupus Trust.

The NME Awards Shows, as always, precede the NME Carling Awards, which take place in London on February 13.

For tickets to Saves The Day, [url=]click here.

For tickets to The Coral, [url=]click here.

For tickets to The Vines, [url=]click here.

For tickets to The Streets, [url=]click here.

Tickets can also be purchased via the NME Ticketline, 0870 1 663 663. More shows and supports will be announced in the coming weeks.

Past stars who have played at the NME Awards shows include , Coldplay, Travis, Stereophonics, [a][/a] and The Charlatans.