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2015 Metal Hammer ‘Golden Gods Awards’ Winners Revealed


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The 2015 edition Metal Hammer‘s ‘Golden Gods Awards‘ were held today, June 15th, at Indigo2 In London, England on June 15th. Here’s who walked home with a new award:

Non-voted:

Golden God:
Dave Mustaine (Megadeth)

Global Metal:
District Unknown/Martyrs Of Metal

Inspiration:
At The Gates

Best Album:
Faith No More – “Sol Invictus

Riff Lord:
Brian May (Queen)

Legend:
Gene Simmons (Kiss)

Icon:
Mike Muir (Suicidal Tendencies)

Spirit Of Hammer:
Dr. Matt Taylor

Defender Of The Faith:
Tommy Thayer (Kiss)

Fan-voted:

Best New Band:

  • We Are Harlot (winner)
  • King 810
  • Beartooth
  • Marmozets
  • King Parrot

Best UK Band:

  • Bring Me The Horizon (winner)
  • Electric Wizard
  • Napalm Death
  • Architects
  • While She Sleeps

Best International Band:

  • Slipknot (winner)
  • Machine Head
  • Nightwish
  • Mastodon
  • Scorpions

Breakthrough:

  • Babymetal (winner)
  • The Amity Affliction
  • Halestorm
  • Bury Tomorrow
  • In This Moment

Best Underground:

  • Winterfylleth (winner)
  • Sólstafir
  • Purson
  • Royal Thunder
  • Bölzer

Best Live Band:

  • Of Mice & Men (winner)
  • Parkway Drive
  • Meshuggah
  • Killer Be Killed
  • Devin Townsend

Dimebag Darrell Shredder:

  • Richie Faulkner (Judas Priest) (winner)
  • Ben Bruce (Asking Alexandria)
  • Ice Dale (Enslaved)
  • Jake Pitts (Black Veil Brides)
  • Josh Middleton (Sylosis)

Best Independent Label:

  • Epitaph Records (winner)
  • Relapse Records
  • Earache Records
  • Basick Records
  • Season Of Mist

King/Queen Of The Internet:

  • 10 Second Song Guy (winner)
  • Metal Construction
  • Drewsif Stalin
  • Tina S
  • Vegan Black Metal Chef

It remains unclear who won the ‘Best Video’ category and the ‘Best Video Game’ category thus far.

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