Named after the late, great Dimebag Darrell, this award honours the guitar-shredding heroes of today.
Ben Bruce (Asking Alexandria)
One of modern metal's most gifted songwriters.
Ice Dale (Enslaved)
The beating heart behind the blackened prog legends!
Richie Faulkner (Judas Priest)
The Metal Gods' newest member has done them proud.
Jake Pitts (Black Veil Brides)
Jake is behind some of BVB's finest moments!
Josh Middleton (Sylosis)
Sylosis' commander continues to lead them to greatness.
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