Les nominés pour les prochains NME Awards viennent de se faire connaître, et le leader des nominations est Kaiser Chiefs.

Oasis n’est pas en reste, puisque le groupe se retrouve dans la catégorie de Best British Band, Best Live Band, Best Website, Best Song (“The Importance Of Being Idle”), Best Album, Best Video (“The Importance Of Being Idle”, encore), tandis que Liam Gallagher est nommé dans la catégorie Héros de l’Année et du Mieux Habillé.

Voici la liste complète des nominations:

Best British Band:

Arctic Monkeys

Bloc Party

Kaiser Chiefs

Franz Ferdinand


Best International Band:

Arcade Fire

Green Day

The Killers

The Strokes

Foo Fighters

Best Solo Artist:

Antony And The Johnsons

Richard Ashcroft

Ian Brown

Graham Coxon

Kanye West

Best New Band:

Arctic Monkeys


Magic Numbers

Maximo Park

We Are Scientists

Best Live Band:

Arctic Monkeys

Franz Ferdinand

Green Day

Kaiser Cheifs


Best Album:

Babyshambles – ‘Down In Albion’

Bloc Party – ‘Silent Alarm’

Franz Ferdinand – ‘You Could Have It So Much Better’

Kaiser Chiefs – ‘Employment’

Oasis – ‘Don’t Believe The Truth’

Best Track:

‘I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor’ – Arctic Monkeys

‘Fuck Forever’ – Babyshambles

‘Do You Want To’ – Franz Ferdinand

‘I Predict A Riot’ – Kaiser Chiefs

‘The Importance Of Being Idle’ – Oasis

Best Video:

‘Do You Want To’ – Franz Ferdinand

‘Dare’ – Gorillaz

‘I Predict A Riot’ – Kaiser Chiefs

‘The Importance Of Being Idle’ – Oasis

‘Juicebox’ – The Strokes

Best Event:

Carling Weekend: Reading And Leeds Festivals



T In The Park

V Festival

Best TV Show:


Little Britain


The Mighty Boosh

Peep Show

Best Radio Show:

Colin And Edith

Steve Lamacq

Zane Lowe

Chris Moyles

Lauren Laverne

Best Film:

Batman Begins

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire

King Kong

Sin City

Best Music DVD:


Green Day: Bullet In A Bible

Kaiser Chiefs: Enjoyment


Morrissey: Who Put The M In Manchester

Best Website:






Best Venue:

London Brixton Carling Academy

Glasgow Barrowlands

London Astoria

London Koko

Manchester Apollo

Hero Of The Year:

Carl Barat

Pete Doherty

Liam Gallagher

Bob Geldof

Alex Turner

Villain Of The Year:

Tony Blair

James Blunt

George Bush

Pete Doherty

Justin Hawkins

Best Dressed:

Pete Doherty

Brandon Flowers

Liam Gallagher

Alex Kapranos

Ricky Wilson

Worst Dressed:

Pete Doherty

Justin Hawkins

Chris Martin

Jack White

Robbie Williams

Worst Album:

‘Down In Albion’ – Babyshambles

‘Back To Bedlam’ – James Blunt

‘The Bravery’ – The Bravery

‘One Way Ticket To Hell… And Back’ – The Darkness

‘Wonderland’ – McFly

Worst Band:



The Darkness


Son Of Dork