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REVOLVER GOLDEN GODS 2012 Winners and Video Highlights

Posted by on April 12, 2012 at 10:57 am Follow on Twitter | Follow on Instagram

First off, look at that photo! The perfect summation of this year's Revolver Golden Gods Awards, the biggest metal party of the year. There were some awesome jams happening. Slipknot's Corey Taylor and Machine Head's Robb Flynn joined Trivium onstage to cover "Creeping Death," which was awesome. The biggest surprise of the night came at the very end of the show, when Johnny Depp showed up to play guitar on two Marilyn Manson songs, "Sweet Dreams" and "The Beautiful People." In case you're wondering who actually won an award, news flash… the Golden Gods are about the party and the performances. But, since you're so curious, we'll list them for you. Here are the video clips and winners:

Golden God Winners:

* Best Guitarists: Jinxx and Jake Pitts (BLACK VEIL BRIDES)
* Best Drummer: Jeremy Spencer (FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH)
* Paul Gray Best Bassist: Nikki Sixx (MÖTLEY CRÜE, SIXX: A.M.)
* Riff Lord: Slash
* Comeback Of The Year: SLIPKNOT
* Best International Band: X JAPAN
* Best Vocalist: Amy Lee (EVANESCENCE)
* Most Metal Athlete: CM Punk (WWE wrestling)
* Most Dedicated Fans: AVENGED SEVENFOLD
* Album Of The Year: KORN's "The Path Of Totality"
* Golden God: Gene Simmons (KISS)
* Ronnie James Dio Lifetime Achievement Award: RUSH

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