On February 12TH , Copper Dog Whisky supported the highly anticipated NME Awards held by leading music publication NME magazine, the awards took place at the O2 Academy Brixton.
The star-studded event was attended by a variety of A-listers including Taylor Swift, Slow Thai, Katherine Ryan, FKA Twigs Ella Eyre, Michael Ward, Krept & Konan, Courtney Love, Nick Grimshaw and many more.
Katlist hosted a selection of key press at the awards including: Mail Online, Metro, Clash, Vice, The Sun, Daily Star and FWORD and a selection of influencers joined the afterparty at The Standard, such as: Mille Cotton, Geoff Kooper, Andrew Barber, Jordon Wifi and Harry Morris.
VIP guests were welcomed to a Copper Dog pop-up bar serving Ginger Dog, Apple Dog Fizz and Dog & Coke. Celebrities also enjoyed Copper Dog and mixers on the table while dancing to live performances from AJ Tracey, 1975, Yungblud, Slowthai and Mura Masa. All guests were also gifted with NME Awards personalised Copper Dog dippers placed on the tables.
Personalised bottles of Copper Dog were gifted to the winners and presenters including: Laura Whitmore, AJ Tracey, FKA Twigs, Katherine Ryan, The 1975 and The Foals.
When presenting the Copper Dog sponsored Best Live Act award, Love Island Presenter Laura Whitmore applauded that Copper Dog was keeping everyone warm on the night. When winning the collaboration award, Rapper Slow Thai brought a Copper Dog bottle on stage handed out drams of Copper Dog for his co award winners. Both of these moments were captured on NME’s live twitter stream which was viewed by almost 3 million people.
Singer Sinitta was also pictured by paparazzi swinging a bottle of Copper Dog when leaving the awards to attend the after party, this was covered by Daily Mail. KuruptFM was also captured on his Instagram Story, drinking from a Copper Dog branded cup.
Stars headed to The Standard Hotel to carry on the party into the early hours. The event attracted plenty of famous faces including Robyn, Emily Sande and Tiger-Lily Taylor.
Guests were served Copper Dog drinks and a wall of Copper Dog bottles were displayed behind the bar.