The classic British music magazine, Kerrang!, held their 23rd annual music awards on Thursday night at The Troxy in London.
The magazine, itself, was celebrating its 35th anniversary with an event that saw major veteran artists being honored along with a number of relative newcomers.
The Deftones were presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of their constantly evolving sound over the last twenty years. Iron Maiden, who lost Best British Band to Asking Alexandria, was given the Kerrang! Legend award while Thin Lizzy were named Kerrang! Hero.
In the fan voted categories, Alice Cooper was chosen for Best Radio Show for Nights With Alice Cooper which is heard on Planet Rock in the U.K.
The full winners list:
Lifetime Achievement Award – Deftones
Kerrang! Legend – Iron Maiden
Kerrang! Hero – Thin Lizzy
Icon Award – blink-182
Spirit of Punk – Frank Carter
Event – The Ghost Inside Benefit Show – You Me at Six
British Band – Asking Alexandria
British Newcomer – Creeper
International Newcomer – Cane Hill
Track – Missing You – All Time Low
Live Band – BABYMETAL
Album – No Devotion – Permanence
International Band – A Day to Remember
Fanbase – twenty one pilots
Film – Deadpool
TV Show – Making of a Murderer
Radio Show – Nights With Alice Cooper (Planet Rock)
Video Game – Rise of the Tomb Raider
Comic Book – The Wicked + The Divine
Festival – Bloodstock
Comedian – Amy Schumer
Tweeter of the Year – Hayley Williams
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