Epiphone's own Dave Mustaine helped ring in the big announcement that Epiphone and New Bay's Revolver
Magazine will return to host the legendary Revolver Music Awards to be held at legendary Webster Hall in New York City on Tuesday, December 13.
The Awards will be live-streamed by Twitch.TV and will feature performances by headliners Megadeth along with Zakk Wylde, Lacuna Coil, and Stitched Up Heart. The evening will will also include a Fallen Heroes All-Star Jam featuring legend Ace Frehley formerly of KISS, Bumblefoot, Pop Evil, Butcher Babies, and many more. The 2016 RMAs will be hosted by metal legend and Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine along with DJ Jose Mangin of Sirius XM. Go here to vote today!
“Epiphone and the Revolver Music Awards have a long history together and it’s great to be back,” said Epiphone President Jim Rosenberg. “The Revolver Music Awards has always been one of our favorite events of the year and this year’s line-up in New York City might be our best ever.”
Since 2009, the Revolver Music Awards show (formerly known as the Revolver Golden Gods) has been the premier showcase for the very best in hard rock and metal. And as usual, viewers can expect plenty of surprises. The RMAs have a rich history of incredible performances and host appearances including Ozzy & Sharon Osbourne, Guns N' Roses, Ronnie James Dio, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Slayer, Johnny Depp, Metallica, Mötley Crüe, Slipknot, Halestorm, Slash, Alice in Chains, Lemmy Kilmister, Alice Cooper, Dave Navarro, William Shatner, Carmen Electra, Nicholas Cage, and many others.
New York based Revolver
is the #1 source for hard rock and metal news. Epiphone Instruments began in New York City in the 1920s and today is considered the premier designer and manufacturer of affordable professional instruments.
The 2016 RMAs will be broadcast by Twitch.TV, owned by Twitch Interactive, a subsidiary of Amazon.com, which has more than 1.5 million broadcasters and 100 million visitors per month. The event will be live-streamed around the world through SiriusXM’s Liquid Metal, on the Guitar World
websites, Facebook Live, and YouTube channels. Visit Epiphone.com and Revolver’s Facebook Page for Details. Go here to get tickets
and see the list of all the nominees
. See you in the Big Apple!