Former GUNS N' ROSES rhythm-section bandmates Steven Adler and
Duff McKagan are set to present the 'Riff Lord' award at the
upcoming Revolver Golden Gods Awards show.
It will be the fourth annual 'Golden Gods' ceremony and the
show, presented by Epiphone, will take place on April 11th at Club
Nokia in Los Angeles. This will also be the first time the whole
show will be broadcast live on Xbox LIVE in addition to the Xbox
and Revolver facebook pages.
The 2012 Revolver Golden Gods Awards Show will feature special
performances and collaborations that honor both the past, present
and future of heavy music.
The one-of-a-kind performances will include sets by Marilyn
Manson (in his first U.S. performance in nearly three years); Slash
featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators, Evanescence,
Sixx:A.M. featuring Nikki Sixx of Mötley Crüe, James Michael,
acclaimed rock producer and songwriter, and DJ Ashba of Guns N'
Roses (in their first performance in almost four years); and 2011
Best New Band Golden God Award winner Black Veil Brides, who will
perform their only U.S. show of 2012 so far.
Meanwhile, Ex-GUNS N' ROSES lead guitarist Slash, released
a special version one of the tracks from his 2010 self titled Solo
album to help raise money and awareness for the charity Los Angeles
The song, recorded with Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine, "Gotten"
was remixed and made in to a 9 minute 32 second video for the
special release and can be viewed below.
Lzzy Hale, frontwoman for Pennsylvania rockers Halestorm, has
talked about her time in the studio with touring-buddies Black