Revolver Magazine, the sister publication of the UK’s Metal Hammer Magazine, has announced the nominees for it’s annual Golden Gods Awards and a few familiar names were in the roll-call!
ROB ZOMBIE received a nomination in the Best Live Band Category and will perform at the ceremony in what is being billed as a ‘must see’ performance. Competition in this category comes from LAMB OF GOD, whos drummer Chris Adler also gains a nomination in the Best Drummer category.
In the Album of the Year category, MEGADETH gain a nomination for the critically acclaimed ENDGAME. Fellow Roadrunner artists HEAVEN & HELL also gain a nomination in this category for their current album The Devil You Know
Megadeth main-man Dave also receives a nomination in the Best Guitarist category alongside BLACK LABEL SOCIETY’S mainman Zakk Wylde, HEAVEN & HELL’S Tony Iommi and the man, the legend SLASH. In fact, Tom Morello and Kirk Hammet are the only non-RR shredders in the running for this particular award!
Winners will be determined by public online voting at HERE. Voting is open until March 30, with winners being announced live at the 2010 Golden Gods Awards Show at Club Nokia in Los Angeles on April 8. The show will be broadcast on VH1 Classic on May 22.