Many bands recieved awards as predicted, however tipped bands such as The White Stripes came away with none, as did Gorillaz, doing even worse than their Brit Awards evening earlier this week, however The Strokes picked up 'only' three awards.
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Band Of The Year - The Strokes
NME Carling Album Of The Year - The Strokes, 'Is This It'
Single Of The Year - Ash, 'Burn Baby Burn'
Best Solo Artist - Ian Brown
Best New Act - The Strokes
Best Music Video - Radiohead, 'Pyramid Song'
Best Live Act - U2
Best Live Venue - London Brixton Academy
Musical Event Of The Year - Carling Weekend
Best TV Show - 'The Office'
Best Film - 'Moulin Rouge'
Best Radio Show - Evening Session
Best hiphop act - Missy Elliott
Best R&B - Aaliyah
Best Dance Act - Basement Jaxx
Best Metal Group - Lostprophets
Best Pop Act - Kylie Minogue
Philip Hall On Award - The Coral
Godlike Genius - Nick Kent/Pennie Smith
Outstanding Contribution To NME - The Charlatans