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Posted on Feb 27, 2014 01:07 pm
Details of this year's Revolver Golden Gods award show have been officially announced, confirming such major acts as Guns N' Roses, Korn and Joan Jett among the event's headliners.
Set to take place on April 23 at Los Angeles' Club Nokia, the ceremony will see such esteemed names as Queens of the Stone Age, Avenged Sevenfold, Black Sabbath and more among the nominees.
As far as performers go, Zakk Wylde, A Day to Remember and the Pretty Reckless are also scheduled to hit the Golden Gods stage. Additionally, Joan Jett will make history by becoming the first female ever to receive the Golden God award. On a related note, Axl Rose will receive the Ronnie James Dio Lifetime Achievement Award.
Tickets will go on sale Friday, February 28, more details at the official website. Finally, make sure to check out the full list of nominees below.
Revolver Golden Gods 2014 Nominees
Album of the Year
Avenged Sevenfold, "Hail to the King" Black Sabbath, "13" Five Finger Death Punch, "The Wrong Side of Heaven and the Righteous Side of Hell, Volume 1 and 2" Korn, "The Paradigm Shift" Queens of the Stone Age, "...Like Clockwork" Volbeat, "Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies"
Jeremy McKinnon (A Day to Remember) M. Shadows (Avenged Sevenfold) Ivan Moody (Five Finger Death Punch) Papa Emeritus II (Ghost) Jonathan Davis (Korn) Josh Homme (Queens of the Stone Age)
Dimebag Darrell Best Guitarist(s)
Jerry Cantrell (Alice in Chains) Synyster Gates & Zacky Vengeance (Avenged Sevenfold) Tony Iommi (Black Sabbath) John Petrucci (Dream Theater) Zoltan Bathory & Jason Hook (Five Finger Death Punch) Munky & Head (Korn)
Paul Gray Best Bassist
Johnny Christ (Avenged Sevenfold) Geezer Butler (Black Sabbath) Chris Kael (Five Finger Death Punch) Rex Brown (Kill Devil Hill) Fieldy (Korn) Emma Anzai (Sick Puppies)
Best Drummer presented by Razor & Tie
Arin Ilejay (Avenged Sevenfold) Brad Wilk (for his work with Black Sabbath) Vinnie Appice (Kill Devil Hill) Matt Halpern (Periphery) Chris Adler (for his work with Protest the Hero) Mike Portnoy (The Winery Dogs)
Best Live Band
The Dillinger Escape Plan Gojira Lamb of God Motley Crue Slayer Rob Zombie
Song of the Year presented by Randall Amplifiers
Alice in Chains, "Hollow" Avenged Sevenfold, "Hail to the King" Bring Me the Horizon, "Shadow Moses" Five Finger Death Punch, "Lift Me Up" Of Mice & Men, "You're Not Alone" The Pretty Reckless, "Going to Hell"
Best Film & Video presented by Eagle Rock Entertainment
Behemoth, "Blow Your Trumpets Gabriel" Huntress, "Zenith" Lamb of God, "As the Palaces Burn" Metallica, "Through the Never" Motionless in White, "America" Pierce the Veil, "This is a Wasteland"