Golden Gods: Your Winners!
Last night’s Golden Gods awards ceremony at the Indigo2 was an overwhelming success, pulling in the biggest star names from the world of metal. Everyone from Kerry King, Ace Frehley and Max Cavalera to Kat Von D and Rita ‘Dimebag’ Haney showed up to pay homage to the biggest hitters in heavy metal.
Without further ado, here are your Golden Gods 2008:
Best Breakthrough sponsored by Visible Noise: Apocalyptica
Best Underground Band sponsored by Metal Blade: The Black Dhalia Murder
Best UK Band sponsored by Roadrunner Records: Iron Maiden
Metal For The Masses sponsored by Century Media/EMI: William Gledhill
Best Live Band sponsored by Rising Records: Machine Head
Best Video sponsored by MTV Two: Dimmu Borgir ‘The Serpentine Offering’
Best Metal Label sponsored by ADA: Roadrunner Records
Spirit Of Hammer sponsored by Jagermeister: Max and Igor Cavalera
Best Debut sponsored by BIMM: Airbourne ‘Runnin’ Wild’
Icon Award sponsored by EMP: Eddie
Dimebag Darrell Shredder Award sponsored by Marshall: Alexi Laiho (Children Of Bodom)
Event Of The Year sponsored by Alchemy: Hard Rock Hell
Riff Lord sponsored by Guitar Hero: Dave Mustaine
Best Album sponsored by Skull Candy: Testament ‘The Formation Of Damnation’
Revolver Best International Band sponsored by Spinefarm: In Flames
Golden God sponsored by SPV: Kerry King, presented by Kat Von D
Keep an eye on Metal Hammer today for all of the very best videos from last nights awards with exclusive interviews with everyone at the awards and a whole lot more.