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The Vaccines are a shot in the arm of pop

Ben Thompson, Daily Telegraph, 28 March 2011

THE OPENING slot on the NME Awards Tour has often been a gateway to great things, with Coldplay and Franz Ferdinand among those who have used this early-evening platform as a springboard to transatlantic ubiquity. Sadly, things didn't work out quite so well for Mumm-Ra.

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