Punk pioneers The Ramones have been honoured at a rock awards ceremony for their contribution as trailblazers.
The New York group - famed for tracks such as Blitzkrieg Bop, I Wanna Be Sedated and Sheena Is A Punk Rocker - were recognised with the Icon Award at the annual Kerrang! Awards.
Long-time drummer Marky Ramone - who spent a total of 15 years in the band's line-up - attended the ceremony at London venue Troxy to collect the prize.
Other honorary winners were veteran stars Status Quo, who took the Service To Rock prize, while Deep Purple were given the Hall Of Fame award.
Winners in full
Best Event - Save Rock And Roll Tour, Fall Out Boy
Best British Newcomer - Neck Deep
Best International Newcomer - 5 Seconds Of Summer
Kerrang! Inspiration - The Dillinger Escape Plan
Kerrang! Icon Award - Ramones
Best Single - Fresh Start Fever by You Me At Six
Best Video - Boston Square by Deaf Havana
Best Live Band - Bring Me The Horizon
The Relentless Award - Watain
Kerrang! Service To Rock - Status Quo
Best Album - Lost Forever/Lost Together by Architects
Best International Band - Fall Out Boy
Best British Band - You Me At Six
Kerrang! Hall Of Fame - Deep Purple
Kerrang! Hero - Gerard Way
Hottest Female - Taylor Momsen (The Pretty Reckless)
Hottest Male - Andy Biersack (Black Veil Brides)
Best TV Show - Game Of Thrones
Best Video Game - The Last Of Us
Best Film - The Lego Movie
Best Comedian - Jarrod Alonge
Tweeter Of The Year - Gerard Way
Best Festival - Slam DunkReuse content