The Ramones were honoured as trailblazers at the Relentless Kerrang! Awards in London on Thursday night (12Jun14).
Drummer Marky Ramone, who spent 15 years behind the band's drum kit, attended the ceremony at the Troxy to collect the Icon Award on behalf of his deceased bandmates Johnny, Joey and Dee Dee.
Status Quo were also honoured with the Service To Rock prize, while Deep Purple were awarded the Hall Of Fame trophy.
Other Kerrang! Awards winners included You Me At Six (Best Single for Fresh Start Fever and Best British Band) and Fall Out Boy (Best International Band and Best Event for their Save Rock And Roll Tour).