Orange, Jeff Beck and Classic Rock Magazine Awards
Dolphin Music on Sep 26, 2011
Orange Amplification have been announced as the headline sponsor for the 2011 Classic Rock Roll of Honour. In association with currencies.co.uk, the awards have a seven year history attracting and honouring some of the greatest musicians the world has ever seen, and 2011 will be no different!
The Living Legend Award
Orange will also be sponsoring the Living Legend Award, which this year will go to one of the most influential lead guitarists of all time - Jeff Beck. As a recipient of six Grammy Awards and twice appearing in the Rock and Rock Hall of Fame, Beck has seen global success as himself, and also as a member of the Yardbirds. Presenting the award will be the evenings host and Kiss frontman, Gene Simmons.
Best New Band Award
Two Orange artists, Rival Sons and Black Spiders are both nominated for the Album of the Year Award, and Rival Sons are also nominated for the Best New Band Award.
You can vote for your favourites over at Classic Rock Magazine. The awards will be held at Camden’s Roundhouse on 9th November 2011.