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February 1st, 2010

THE SPECIALS TO RECEIVE NME TEENAGE CANCER TRUST OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION AWARD

Monday March 29th at The Royal Albert Hall is the Shockwaves NME Awards Big Gig featuring ska legends The Specials. NME has today announced that The Specials will be given the Outstanding Contribution award on 24 February at London’s Iconic O2 Academy Brixton. In recognition of Teenage Cancer Trust’s link with the British Music Industry and work with young people with cancer, NME has renamed the award the Teenage Cancer Trust Outstanding Contribution
Tickets go on sale on Friday 5 February, and can be purchased from the following websites:
www.teenagecancertrust.org
www.royalalberthall.com / 0845 401 5030
www.gigsandtours.com / 0871 230 7136