1982-1983Best Texas Recordings

Album of the Year
Fabulous Thunderbirds, T-Bird Rhythm

2. Rank and File, Sundown
3. Explosives, Restless Natives
4. Austin All-Stars
5. Skunks
6. MDC, Millions of Dead Cops
7. Joe "King" Carrasco & the Crowns, Synapse Gap
8. Willie Nelson, Always On My Mind
9. Lou Ann Barton, Old Enough
10. Really Red, Teaching You the Fear

Best EP
Big Boys, Fun Fun Fun

2. The Pool
3. LeRoi Brothers, Moon Twist
4. Lisa Gilkyson/Mark Hallman
5. Cheezmo, Down on the Third Coast

Best Unrecorded Song
The Devils, "Like Lovers Do"

2. Extreme Heat, "Love Burglar"
3. Dark Motive, "Social Situation"
4. Big Boys, "Jump the Fence"
5. Stick Figures, "Rules of War"
6. Ernie Sky & the K-Tels, "Can't Live With You Blues"
7. Coyote-Safer Band, "Ballad of Coyote-Safer"
8. Rank and File, "Klansman"
9. Buffalo Gals, "Dance"
10. Extreme Heat, "Jump for Joy"
11. Uh-Uhs, "Invisible World"

Song of the Year
Private Lives, When the World Comes Crashing Through/Cautious Dreams

2. D-Day, Right To Know
3. The Take, Tonight/Four Dollar Date
4. Mike Runnels, Channel 19
5. Whoom Elements, Of Love/Men in the Politics
6. Kimmie Rhodes & the Jackalope Brothers, You'll Take Care of You/No Next Time
7. Lou Ann Barton, Brand New Lover
8. Rattlecats, Run My Life/Back To Life
9. Tom X, Dallas/(I Heard It Through) The Restroom Wall
10. Mark Luke Daniels, Midnight Train

Best of the Year
Best Performing Bands
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