VEGAS ROCKS MAGAZINE AWARDS
August 25th, 2013
Photos: ~Wayne Posner
THE FOURTH ANNUAL VEGAS ROCKS! MAGAZINE MUSIC AWARDS
ROCKED LAS VEGAS
AUGUST 25TH 2013
“A CELEBRATION OF CLASSIC ROCK”
GEOFF TATE'S QUEENSRYCHE opened the show with a performance of 'Jet City Woman' and 'Cold'
ZAKK WYLDE received the “RIFF MONSTER” Award, with a great introduction and speech by DJ ASHBA. Who said "3 Words, Miracle Fuckin Man"
And newcomer LAURA WILDE received “Best New Female Artist” Award. She also gave a great performance with a sick guitar solo.
CARL PALMER (EMERSON LAKE & PALMER/ ASIA) received the “DRUM LEGEND ICON” Award.
CARL PALMER performed an instrumental ELP song with JORDAN RUDESS from DREAM THEATER and RUDY SARZO (DIO/ QUIET RIOT). This was an awesome performance.
JON ANDERSON (YES) was honored with the “VOICE OF PROGRESSIVE MUSIC” Award.
JON ANDERSON performed some amazing acoustic songs and even w/ CARL PALMER. One of the highlights of the entire night, hearing JON sing, just epic.
The Finale ALL-STAR CELEBRITY JAM was RON KEEL and JON ANDERSON performing Led Zeppelins 'Rock n Roll'
The event was co-hosted by the Publishing Queen of Rock n' Roll, Sally Steele, VEGAS ROCKS! Magazine Publisher/ Founder/ CEO and JAMES KOTTAK from the SCORPIONS!
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE LOCAL BANDS WHO RECEIVED AWARDS
CONGRATULATIONS AND THANK YOU TO SALLY STEELE AND VEGAS ROCKS MAGAZINE FOR KICKING ASS
A night to remember for Rock n’ Roll!
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