As the awards season kicks off, the NME Awards 2012 prepares to rock London’s O2 Brixton Academy on Wednesday 29th February. This year, Sonos is getting in on the action and sponsoring the Best British Band category with nominees ranging from heavyweights Kasabian and Muse to acclaimed indie acts Arctic Monkeys, Bombay Bicycle Club and Horrors. For this award, the public dictates who should be crowned 2012’s best–have your say by casting your vote here.
Eager for all the gossip from the Awards ceremony? Be sure to follow @Sonos, where we will give a provide live commentary from the event. To complete the whole music experience, we’ll also be giving away tickets to the NME Awards Tour and Justice pre-awards shows. Live acts will include Grammy Award winning electro dance act Justice, Two Door Cinema Club, Metronomy and more.
For your chance of winning the Justice pre gig tickets, follow us on Twitter and enter our prize draw this week. Simply reply to @Sonos with the city you’d like to see Justice in, from Birmingham, Glasgow and Manchester, and ‘#JusticeNME‘. Winners will be selected at random. Competition will close at 12 noon GMT on Thursday 9th February for the Birmingham and Glasgow gigs and 12 noon GMT on Friday 10th February for the Manchester gigs. View full terms and conditions.
First launched in 1953 as a reader’s poll, the NME Awards has become renowned for celebrating excellence in music and those who really give music lovers what they want: entertainment.