Page, Aerosmith among those honored

London, England (Nov 7, 2007) - Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page was honored with a Living Legend award at Classic Rock magazine''s third annual awards ceremony Tuesday night. The 63-year old guitarist, who recently broke his finger causing the much-ballyhooed Zeppelin partial-reunion concert to be postponed, received congratulatory video messages from Zep singer Robert Plant, guitar legend Les Paul and others. Page was awarded with a 1954 Gibson Les Paul Goldtop in recognition of his contribution to music. Aerosmith''s Steven Tyler was on hand to present it to him.

Aerosmith won the "Event of the Year" award.


Here is a list of the accolades handed out:

Best New Band - Black Stone Cherry
Reissue Of The Year - Kiss, Alive! 1975-2000
DVD Of The Year - Frank Zappa Classic Albums
Album Of The Year - Porcupine Tree, Fear Of A Blank Planet
Band Of The Year - Rush
Event Of The Year - Aerosmith at Hyde Park Calling
Classic Songwriters - Status Quo
Metal Guru - Tony Iommi
Showman Award - Jeff Wayne
The Classic Rock/Childline award - Ian and Jacky Paice
Tommy Vance Inspiration - Mick Ronson
Outstanding Contribution - Storm Thorgerson
Classic Album - Meat Loaf, Bat Out Of Hell
Comeback Of The Year - Heaven And Hell
Living Legend: Jimmy Page

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