Administrators sam_webmaster Posted November 12, 2015 Administrators Share Posted November 12, 2015 Classic Rock Roll Of Honour list of winners:Best New Band: We Are HarlotFilm (or DVD) of the Year: Foo Fighters Sonic HighwaysReissue of the Year: Led ZeppelinAlbum of the Year: The Book Of Souls by Iron MaidenBand of the Year: AC/DCThe Comeback: EuropeClassic Album: Welcome To My Nightmare by Alice CooperThe Showman: Noddy HolderThe Maestro: Joe SatrianiTommy Vance Inspiration Award: Jimi HendrixThe VIP: Rod MacSweenOutstanding Contribution: Nils LofgrenLiving Legends: Queen Once again, a stellar line-up of rock royalty attended the Classic Rock Awards to celebrate what has been an incredible 12 months of music.The evening's guests of honor and recipients of the Living Legend Award were Queen, whose song Bohemian Rhapsody first charted on November 8, 1975, 40 years ago to the week of the Awards.Their enigmatic frontman, Freddie Mercury, was one of the greatest of all time. His vocal range and musical vision was unique, and alongside the unmistakable guitar playing of Brian May, Roger Taylor’s thunderous drumming and John Deacon's incredible bass lines, Queen became one of the UK's greatest musical exports ever. Having sold in excess of 150 million albums, they have the unprecedented achievement of all four members being responsible for composing worldwide No.1 hits including We Will Rock You, We Are The Champions, Another One Bites The Dust, Radio Ga Ga and Under Pressure.The award was presented to Brian May by Joe Satriani. Previous winners of the Living Legend Award include Jeff Beck, Alice Cooper, Jimmy Page, Lemmy Kilmister, Ozzy Osbourne, Iggy Pop, Gregg Allman and ZZ Top. http://www.music-news.com/news/UK/93567/Brian-May-picks-up-Living-Legend-Award-for-Queen-at-Classic-Rock-Awards Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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