Foo Fighters took the big one as they were named Band of the Year while Queen's Roger Taylor presented Jeff Beck with the Living Legend Award and Bob Erzin was honoured for Outstanding Contribution.
The ceremony, hosted by Gene Simmons, also saw The Who's Quadrophenia win Classic Album and Roger Waters' The Wall Live Tour named Event of the Year.
Here is the full list of winners:
The Living Legend Award: Jeff Beck
Event of the Year: Roger Waters' 'The Wall Live Tour'
Breakthrough Act of the Year: Black Country Communion
The Spirit of Prog: Jethro Tull
The Innovator Award: Deep Purple
Musicians' Union Maestro Award: Steve Winwood
Tommy Vance Inspiration award: Steve Marriott
Classic Songwriter: Manic Street Preachers
Outstanding Contribution: Bob Ezrin
Metal Guru Award: The Scorpions
Classic Album Award: The Who 'Quadrophenia'
VIP Award: Baron Wolman
Best New Band: Vintage Trouble
Album of the Year: Michael Monroe for 'Sensory Overdrive'
Re-issue of the Year: Queen 'Re-Issues' package
Film/DVD Award: Lemmy for 'Lemmy'
Band of the Year: Foo Fighters