Austin Music Awards More 1981-1982 Best Performing Bands Best Hard Rock / Heavy Metal: Van Wilks Band Best Jazz: Passenger Best Blues: The Fabulous Thunderbirds Best New Wave / Punk: Standing Waves Best Folk: Butch Hancock & Jimmie Dale Gilmore Best Soft Rock / Easy Listening: Christopher Cross Best Chicano: Beto y los Fairlanes Best None of the Above: Extreme Heat

Austin Music Awards › 1981-1982 › Best Performing Bands ›

Best Country: Rank & File

2. Joe Ely Band
3. Asleep at the Wheel
4. Alvin Crow & the Pleasant Valley Boys
5. Willie Nelson
6. Kenneth Threadgill & Bill Neely
7. Jess DeMaine
8. Tex Thomas & His Danglin' Wranglers
9. Supernatural Family Band
10. Gary P. Nunn & Sons of the Bunkhouse
11. Bert Rivera & the Nightriders
12. Jerry Jeff Walker
13. Doug Sahm
14. Steven Fromholz

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