Revolver Golden Gods Award reached the 3rd annual. In 2011, the award calls for bands and person who has giving contribute on music in recent years. Award this year also featuring ‘Comeback of the Year Award’ who given to band that return after breaks or ‘hiatus’.
The winners decided based on public voting that began a weeks before the result show. The polls opened on Revolver’s official website.
So, this year the show be held on Wed, April 20 2011 at Nokia Club Center, LA. avenged Sevenfold choosed as the headliner who performed along with Alice Cooper (original), Duff McKagan, DevilDriver, Asking Alexandria, Volbeat, and Fozzy.
The show featured host Chris Jericho along with presenters, performers, nominees and attendees, like Alice Cooper, Mötley Crüe, Rob Zombie, Corey Taylor (Slipknot, Stone Sour), Vinnie Paul (Pantera), Gilby Clarke – Steven Adler (Guns n’ Roses), and so many more.
Here are the presenters of Golden Gods Awards (for the nominees and winners Click Here).
- Golden God Award: Rob Zombie
- Ronnie James Dio Lifetime Achievement Award: Corey Taylor of Slipknot – Stone Sour
- Honorary Headbanger Award: Scott Ian of Anthrax – The Damned Things and comedian Brian Posehn
- Best Guitarists Award: Robb Flynn of Machine Head and Wayne Static of Static X
- Best Drummer Award: Vinnie Paul of Pantera – Hellyeah
- Best New Band Award: Duff McKagan of Velvet Revolver – Guns n’ Roses
- Most Metal Athlete Award: Chino Moreno of Deftones
- Best Vocalist Award: Taylor Momsen of The Pretty Reckless and Sebastian Bach
- Best Live Band Award: Charlie Benante of Anthrax and Mike Portnoy
- Comeback of the Year Award: David Coverdale of Whitesnake
- Album of the Year Award: Jerry Cantrell and Mike Inez of Alice In Chains
The highlights of the result show can be watched on VH1 Classic (May 28) also be loaded on Revolver Magazine (May 24).
Related Article: Revolver Golden Gods Awards 2011: Winners