Muse up for 4 NME awards

The shortlist for this year's Shockwaves NME Awards were announced today.

Muse lead the nominations with Arctic Monkeys, Kasabian, The Killers and My Chemical Romance.

Best British Band
• Arctic Monkeys
• Babyshambles
• Kasabian
• Muse
• Oasis

Best Live Band
• Arctic Monkeys
• Babyshambles
• Kasabian
• Muse
• My Chemical Romance

Best Album
• Arctic Monkeys - 'Whatever You Say I Am, That's What I'm Not'
• Kasabian - 'Empire'
• The Killers - 'Sam's Town'
• Muse - 'Black Holes And Revelations'
• My Chemical Romance - 'The Black Parade'

Best Track
• Dirty Pretty Things - 'Bang Bang You're Dead'
• The Killers - 'When You Were Young'
• Klaxons - 'Atlantis To Interzone'
• Muse - 'Supermassive Black Hole'
• The View - 'Wasted Little DJs'

Matthew Bellamy has also been nominated for Sexiest Male. Does anyone else find this funny?