The full list of winners and presenters for the 2ND ANNUAL REVOLVER GOLDEN GODS AWARDS is as follows:

  • Metal Blade Golden God Award: Rob Halford (presented by Ozzy Osbourne)
  • Epiphone Best Guitarist Award: Zakk Wylde (presented by Kerry King of Slayer)
  • Ferret Music Best Underground Band Award: Dillinger Escape Plan (presented by Alice Cooper and Rob Zombie)
  • Liquid Metal Best Vocalist Award: Ronnie James Dio (presented by Jerry Cantrell and Mike Inez of Alice in Chains)
  • Samson/Zoom Best Live Band Award: Metallica (presented by Scott Ian of Anthrax and Allison Robertson of the Donnas)
  • Guitar World Comeback of the Year Award: Alice in Chains (presented by Phil Bozeman, Ben Savage, and Alex Wade of Whitechapel)
  • Roadrunner Records Honorary Headbanger Award: Robert Englund (presented by Kat Von D and Jim Rota and Emily Burton of Fireball Ministry)
  • Just Cause 2 Hottest Chick in Metal Award: Maria Brink of In This Moment (presented by Marta of Bleeding Through and Corey Parks of Nashville Pussy and Chelsea Girls)
  • Drum Workshop Best Drummer Award: Jimmy “The Rev” Sullivan of Avenged Sevenfold, accepted by his family (presented by Vinnie Paul of HELLYEAH and Pantera and Joey Jordison of Slipknot, Muderdolls and Rob Zombie)
  • Splatterhouse Lifetime Achievement Award: Lemmy Kilmister of Motörhead (presented by Dave Grohl)
  • BallHype Most Metal Athlete Award: Marc Colombo, Leonard Davis, and Corey Procter of the Dallas Cowboys and the band Free Reign (presented by Dave Mustaine of Megadeth)
  • Harley-Davidson Album of the Year Award: Alice in Chains (presented by Eddie Trunk, Jim Florentine and Don Jamieson of VH1 Classic’s “That Metal Show”)



The full list of winners and presenters for the 1st ANNUAL REVOLVER GOLDEN GODS AWARDS is as follows:

  • Vic Firth Most Awesomely Good Drummer: Vinnie Paul of HELLYEAH/Pantera (presented by: Anthrax’s Scott Ian)
  • Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival Best Underground Metal Band: Isis (presented by: Tool and Puscifer’s Maynard James Keenan)
  • Revolver Metal Industry Award: The Rainbow Bar & Grill (presented by Motörhead’s Lemmy Kilmister)
  • Century Media/Nuclear Blast Album of the Year: Death Magnetic, Metallica (presented by All That Remains’ Phil Labonte)
  • Roadrunner Records Honorary Headbanger: Kat Von D (presented by Steel Panther)
  • Prosthetic Records Golden God: Dave Mustaine of Megadeth (presented by Machine Head’s Robb Flynn and DevilDriver’s Dez Fafara)
  • Monster Energy Monster Riff of the Year: Slipknot’s “Psychosocial” (presented by Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta)
  • Metalkult.com Most Viral Video: Protest the Hero (presented by Unearth’s Trevor Phipps and Ken Susi)
  • Never Surrender Most Metal Athlete: Shaun White (presented by UFC’s BJ Penn and Hector Echavarria)
  • E1 Music Best Live Band: Slipknot (presented by Slayer’s Tom Araya and Kerry King )
  • Snap Jack Best New Talent: Suicide Silence (presented by Alice in Chains)
  • Affliction Clothing Lifetime Achievement: Ozzy Osbourne (presented by Korn’s Jonathan Davis)
  • Metal Hammer Ultimate Award of the Viking Bloody Dawn Unicorn Killer: Dethklok (presented by Testament’s Chuck Billy)
  • MySpace Reader’s Choice Award: Acacia Strain (presented by Job for a Cowboy’s Jonny Davy)
  • Epiphone/Guitar World Most Mind-Blowing Guitarists: Jeff Hanneman and Kerry King of Slayer (presented by Guitar World’s Brad Tolinski)
  • Sinful Hottest Chick In Metal: Marta of Bleeding Through (presented by Atreyu’s Alex Varkatzas)