Video: Yngwie Malmsteen Performs National Anthem at Revolver Golden Gods

This past Wednesday night was the fourth annual Revolver Golden Gods, and on hand to kick off a star-studded night was Yngwie Malmsteen, who opened the show with the U.S. national anthem. You can watch video from the event below.

In other guitar news from the Golden Gods, Slash took home the Riff Lord award, beating out the likes of Zakk Wylde and Dave Grohl, while Black Veil Brides' Jinx and Jake Pitts won the award for Best Guitarists.

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Josh Hart

Josh Hart is a former web producer and staff writer for Guitar World and Guitar Aficionado magazines (2010–2012). He has since pursued writing fiction under various pseudonyms while exploring the technical underpinnings of journalism, now serving as a senior software engineer for The Seattle Times.