- Title: Veteran rockers gather in Tokyo for the eleventh Classic Rock Roll Awards
- Date: 11th November 2016
- Summary: TOKYO, JAPAN (NOVEMBER 11, 2016) (REUTERS) **** WARNING CONTAINS FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY **** RYOGOKU KOKUGIKAN STADIUM THE CLASSIC ROCK AWARDS LOGO JOHNNY DEPP AND JOE PERRY WALKING ON THE RED CARPET VARIOUS OF JOHNNY DEPP AND JOE PERRY POSING FOR PHOTOS CAMERA OPERATORS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS FOCUSED ON THE RED CARPET VARIOUS OF JIMMY PAGE POSING FOR PHOTOS THE CLASSIC ROCK AWARDS LOGO YOSHIKI HAYASHI WALKING ON THE RED CARPET VARIOUS OF YOSHIKI HAYASHI POSING FOR PHOTOS JOE ELLIOT AND PHIL CULLEN WALKING ON THE RED CARPET VARIOUS JOE ELLIOT AND PHIL CULLEN POSING FOR PHOTOS CAMERA OPERATORS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS FOCUSED ON THE RED CARPET SOUNDBITE (English) "It's beautiful to do the awards here, it just takes it to a completely new level that they're not in the Roundhouse, they're not in a brewery in London, they're in Tokyo. It's crazy and it's good fun". RICHIE SAMBORA AND ORIANTHI WALKING ON THE RED CARPET VARIOUS OF RICHIE SAMBORA AND ORIANTHI POSING FOR PHOTOS CHEAP TRICK (BAND) WALKING ON THE RED CARPET VARIOUS OF CHEAP TRICK (BAND) POSING FOR PHOTOS SLOT MACHINE (BAND) WALKING ON THE RED CARPET VARIOUS OF SLOT MACHINE (BAND) POSING FOR PHOTOS BAMBOO (BAND) WALKING ON THE RED CARPET VARIOUS OF BAMBOO (BAND) POSING FOR PHOTOS SINGER SARAH GORONIMO WALKING ON THE RED CARPET VARIOUS OF SINGER SARAH GERONIMO POSING FOR PHOTOS JEFF BECK'S BAND WALKING ON THE RED CARPET VARIOUS OF JEFF BECK'S BAND POSING FOR PHOTOS CAMERA OPERATOR
- Embargoed: 26th November 2016 14:51
- Keywords: tokyo veteran classic rock awards
- Location: TOKYO, JAPAN
- City: TOKYO, JAPAN
- Country: Japan
- Topics: Arts/Culture/Entertainment,Music
- Reuters ID: LVA0015801R9P
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text: Rockers young and old gathered in the neighborhood famed for Sumo Wrestling, Ryogoku in Tokyo for the eleventh Classic Rock Roll of Honour Awards on Friday (Nov 11).
The show, which began in London (2005), not only awards veteran musicians for their contribution to the industry but also celebrates new artists through live performances.
Classic Rock heavy weights such as Jimmy Page (Led Zeppelin), Joe Perry (Aerosmith) and Yoshiki Hayashi (X Japan) were joined by famed actor and guitarist Johnny Depp and many more on the red carpet in celebration of the very best of rock music.
Organised by Classic Rock Magazine, Team Rock and Klab Entertainment, the event offers the unique combination of ceremony and live music.
This is the first time the event has been held in Japan.
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