Golden Gods Award winners announced
The Revolver Golden Gods Awards took place Wednesday night at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, where rock and metal acts were honored for their talents and achievements.
The night featured performances by Slayer, who opened the show with a surprise gig, A Day To Remember, The Pretty Reckless, Suicide Silence, Joan Jett and Guns N’ Roses. And throughout the evening, various awards were handed out.
As was announced prior to the show, Joan Jett received the Golden God Award while Guns N’ Roses singer Axl Rose received the Ronnie James Dio Lifetime Achievement Award.
Here’s the full list of winners of the 2014 Revolver Golden Gods Awards:
Best Vocalist: Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age
Best Live Band: Rob Zombie
Most Devoted Fans: Avenged Sevenfold
Best New Talent: Twelve Foot Ninja
Comeback of the Year: Deep Purple
Paul Gray Best Bassist Award: Chris Kael, 5FDP
Best Film & DVD: Pierce the Veil
Best Drummer: Arin Ilejay, Avenged Sevenfold
Song of the Year: Five Finger Death Punch, ‘Lift Me Up’
Most Metal Athlete: Josh Barnett, Mixed Martial Arts
Dimebag Darrell Best Guitarist: Synyster Gates and Zacky Vengeance, Avenged Sevenfold
Album of the Year: Black Sabbath, ’13′
Golden God Award: Joan Jett
Ronnie James Dio Lifetime Achievement Award: Axl Rose