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NME Awards 2008: The victors
The winners of this year's NME Awards, held at Indig02, London on 28 February.

Alex Turner from Arctic Monkeys
Arctic Monkeys won a hattrick of awards at this year's event
Best British band

Winners: Arctic Monkeys

Also nominated: Babyshambles, The Cribs, Klaxons, Muse.

Best international band

Winners: The Killers

Also nominated: Arcade Fire, Foo Fighters,Kings of Leon, My Chemical Romance.

Best new band

Winners: The Enemy

Also nominated: Foals, Joe Lean and the Jing Jang Jong,The Pigeon Detectives, The Wombats.

Best live band

Winners: Muse

Also nominated: Arctic Monkeys, The Cribs, Kaiser Chiefs, My Chemical Romance.

Best solo artist

Winner: Kate Nash

Also nominated: Jack Penate, Jamie T, Amy Winehouse, Patrick Wolf.

Best album

Winner: Myths Of The Near Future - Klaxons

Also nominated: Favourite Worst Nightmare - Arctic Monkeys, Shotters Nation - Babyshambles, We'll Live And Die In These Towns - The Enemy, In Rainbows - Radiohead.

Best track

Winner: Fluorescent Adolescent - Arctic Monkeys

Also nominated: Flux - Bloc Party, Men's Needs - The Cribs, Lord Don't Slow Me Down - Oasis, Let's Dance To Joy Division - The Wombats.

Best video

Winner: Teddy Picker - Arctic Monkeys

Also nominated: Flux - Bloc Party, D.A.N.C.E. - Justice, Golden Skans - Klaxons, Teenagers - My Chemical Romance.

Best dancefloor filler

Winner: Let's Dance To Joy Division - The Wombats

Also nominated: Flux - Bloc Party, Hummer - Foals, D.A.N.C.E. - Justice, Atlantis To Interzone - Klaxons.

Best music DVD

Winner: Unplugged In New York - Nirvana

Also nominated: Up The Shambles - Babyshambles, The Song Remains The Same (Special Edition) - Led Zeppelin, Lord Don't Slow Me Down - Oasis, I Told You I Was Trouble - Amy Winehouse.

Best live event

Winner: Reading and Leeds Festival

Glastonbury, Muse at Wembley Stadium, T In The Park, V Festival.

Hero of the year

Winner: Pete Doherty

Also nominated: Matt Bellamy, Noel Fielding, Ryan Jarman, Thom Yorke.

Villain of the year

Winner: George W Bush

Tony Blair, Johnny Borrell, Gordon Brown, Amy Winehouse.

Best dressed

Winner: Noel Fielding

Pete Doherty, Kate Nash, Alex Turner, Gerard Way.

Worst dressed

Winner: Amy Winehouse

Johnny Borrell, Pete Doherty, Mika, Gerard Way.

Best album artwork

Winner: The Good The Bad And The Queen - The Good The Bad And The Queen

Also nominated: Favourite Worst Nightmare - Arctic Monkeys, Sawdust - The Killers, Because Of The Time - Kings Of Leon, Send Away The Tigers - Manic Street Preachers.

Best radio show

Winner: Zane Lowe (Radio 1)

Chris Moyles (Radio 1), Colin Murray (Radio 1), Jo Whiley (Radio 1), Russell Brand (Radio 2).

Worst album

Winner: Blackout - Britney Spears

Also nominated: 1973 - James Blunt, The Trick To Life - The Hoosiers, Spirit - Leona Lewis, Life In Cartoon Motion - Mika.

Worst band

Winner: The Hoosiers

Also nominated: 30 Seconds To Mars, Fall Out Boy, My Chemical Romance, Panic At The Disco.

Best TV show

Winner: The Mighty Boosh

Also nominated: Heroes, The IT Crowd, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Skins.

Best film
Winner: Contro

Also nominated: Hot Fuzz, Pirates Of The Caribbean: At World's End, The Simpsons Movie, Superbad.

Sexiest man

Winner: Noel Fielding

Also nominated: Julian Barratt, Nicky Wire, Howlin' Pelle Almqvist, Patrick Wolf.

Sexiest woman

Winner: Kylie Minogue

Also nominated: Jenny Lewis, Rihanna, Hayley Williams, Rachael Yamagata.

Best venue

Winner: Wembley Stadium

Brixton Carling Academy, Glasgow Barrowland, London Astoria, Manchester Apollo.

Best website

Winner: Facebook

Also nominated: Bebo,, MySpace, YouTube.

Best band blog

Winner: Radiohead (

Also nominted: Lily Allen (
Foals (
Lightspeed Champion (
The Streets (

Best music blog

Winner: The Modern Age (

Also nominted:The Hype Machine (
Nothing But Green Lights (
Spinner (
Stereogum (

And finally:

The Philip Hall Radar Award

Winners: Glasvegas

The Godlike Genius

Winners: Manic Street Preachers

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