were named the Best British Band of the year at the Kerrang!
awards, held in London last night.
The Welsh rockers, who are currently in the States working on their fourth album, won the award for the second year running.
The band beat fellow Welshmen Funeral For A Friend
who failed to walk away with any awards despite being up for Best British Band and Best Single.
Welsh band Kids In Glass Houses were beaten to the Best Newcomer award by band Gallows.
Unsigned band Enter Shikari were double winners. The foursome from St Albans were named Best Live Band, beating Lostprophets, and also picked up the Spirit of Independence Award.
Full List Of Winners:
Best British Newcomer - Gallows
Best International Newcomer - Madina Lake
Best Live Band - Enter Shikari
Best Single - The Kill (30 Seconds To Mars)
Best Album - The Blackening (Machine Head)
Best Video - This Ain't A Scene (Fall Out Boy)
Best British Band - Lostprophets
Best International Band - My Chemical Romance
Classic Songwriter - Deftones
Spirit of Independence - Enter Shikari
Hard Rock Hero - Machine Head
Kerrang! Icon - Nine Inch Nails
Kerrang! Hall of Fame - Judas Priest
Thanks for the info to Icwales.icnetwork.co.uk.