NME Awards 2013 nominees

The list of nominees at this year’s NME Awards have been unveiled and DYRT are here to fill you in on all the action. We’ll be bringing you news of all the winners from the night, being held at London’s Troxy on Wednesday 27 February, but first here are the nominees:

Best British Band
Arctic Monkeys
The Vaccines
Biffy Clyro
The Maccabees
The Cribs

Best Album
Frank Ocean – Channel Orange
Jake Bugg – Jake Bugg
The Maccabees – Given To The Wild
Alt-J – An Awesome Wave
The Vaccines – Come Of Age
Tame Impala – Lonerism

Arctic Monkeys

Best International Band
The Killers
Tame Impala
The Black Keys
Odd Future
Crystal Castles
Foo Fighters

Best Track
Arctic Monkeys – ‘R U Mine?’
Haim – ‘Don’t Save Me’
MIA – ‘Bad Girls’
Foals – ‘Inhaler’
Palma Violets – ‘Best Of Friends’
Tame Impala – ‘Elephant’

Best Re-Issue
Manic Street Preachers – Generation Terrorists
Blur – 21
Prodigy – The Fat Of The Land
Interpol – Turn On The Bright Lights
Smashing Pumpkins – Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness
Ian Brown – Collected

Best Solo Artist
Jake Bugg
Noel Gallagher
Florence Welch
Miles Kane
Paul Weller

Best New Band
Palma Violets
Django Django
Alabama Shakes


Best Music Video
Grimes – ‘Oblivion’
MIA – ‘Bad Girls’
David Bowie – ‘Where Are We Now?’
Arctic Monkeys – ‘R U Mine?’
Haim – ‘Don’t Save Me’
Tame Impala – ‘Feels Like We Only Go Backwards’

Best Festival
Reading & Leeds
T In The Park
Isle Of Wight

Best Small Festival
The Great Escape
Field Day
Festival No.6
End Of The Road

Best Live Band
The Maccabees
The Cribs
Biffy Clyro
The Rolling Stones

12-12-12 The Concert for Sandy Relief at Madison Square Garden, New York: Keith Richards and Mick Jagger of The Rolling Stones

Best Dancefloor Anthem
Mosca featuring Katy B – ‘What You Came For’
Calvin Harris and Florence Welch – ‘Sweet Nothing’
Psy – ‘Gangnam Style’
MIA – ‘Bad Girls’
Kanye West/Jay-Z – ‘Paris’
Solange – ‘Losing You’

Music Moment Of The Year
David Bowie’s comeback
The Stone Roses comeback shows at Heaton Park
London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony
The Rolling Stones 50th anniversary show at London’s O2 Arena
Green Day’s secret set at Reading Festival
Pussy Riot’s punk prayer

Hero Of The Year
David Bowie
Bradley Wiggins
Pussy Riot
Barack Obama
Frank Ocean
Dave Grohl

Korean singer PSY kicks of the New Years celebrations at Pure Nightclub at Ceasars Palace Resort and Casino

Villain Of The Year
David Cameron
Harry Styles
Fred Macpherson
Azealia Banks

Worst Band
One Direction
Mumford & Sons
Justin Bieber
Ed Sheeran

Best Book
David Byrne – How Music Works
Neil Young – Waging Heavy Peace
Mike Skinner – The Story Of The Streets
Tim Burgess – Telling Stories
The Rolling Stones – 50
Peter Hook Unknown Pleasures: Inside Joy Division

Best Film
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
iLL Manors
The Dark Knight Rises
The Perks Of Being A Wallflower

'Skyfall', Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem

Best Music Film
Searching For Sugar Man
LCD Soundsystem – Shut Up And Play The Hits
Hit So Hard: The Life & Near Death Story of Patty Schemel
The Rolling Stones – Crossfire Hurricane
Led Zeppelin – Celebration Day

Best TV Show
Breaking Bad
Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy
Fresh Meat
The Thick Of It
Doctor Who

Best Fan Community
30 Seconds To Mars
Manic Street Preachers
The Killers
Enter Shikari

Best Twitter
Muse (@muse)
Fred Macpherson, Spector (@fredmacpherson)
Theo Hutchcraft, Hurts (@theohurts)
Alana Haim, Haim (@babyhaim)
Wiley (@EskiDance)
MIA (@MIAuniverse)