Skindred named Best Live Band

The Metal Hammer Golden Gods 2011 Awards show took place last night, with Skindred picking up the award for Best Live Band.

With the likes of Alice Cooper, Rob Zombie, Twisted Sister and Judas Priest in attendance, the event celebrated the world of metal’s finest offerings over the past 12 months

The Best UK Band Award went to Iron Maiden, while Best Event went to The Big Four UK Announcement; that Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer and Anthrax would be sharing the same stage for the first time in the UK this summer at Sonisphere Knebworth.

Click here for a full rundown of the night’s big winners.