Peter Frampton Wins Guitar Award
Feb. 22, 2001
LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Peter Frampton took home both the Lifetime Achievement Award and the trophy for best guitar performance for ``Off the Hook'' at this year's Orville H. Gibson Guitar Awards.
Frampton was up for a Grammy on Wednesday night for best rock instrumental performance for ``Off the Hook.'' Metallica, with Michael Kamen conducting the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, won the award for ``The Call of Ktulu.''
Other winners of the 2001 guitar awards, presented on Tuesday, include: Emmylou Harris, best female acoustic guitarist; Alabama's Jeff Cook, best male country guitarist; and Shelby Lynne, best female country guitarist.