Alice Glass of Crystal Castles has been voted #1 in the NME cool list for 2008. The honour has previously been won by Pete Doherty, Jack White and Alex Turner.
Alice commented “Why did i get so many votes? My pact with Satan hasn’t expired yet”. On the tag of being cool itself? ” … Ask the mummified jazz musicians from the 1930’s who started using it … we need new idioms, we need to stop talking like beatniks”