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Best Concert By a Touring Artist
Peter Gabriel (Coliseum, 12/10)

2. Gang of Four (Opera House, 9/20)
3. Police (Erwin Center, 3/21)
4. Talking Heads (Fiesta Gardens, 9/7)
5. Joe Jackson (Coliseum, 11/16)
6. Clash (Coliseum, 6/9-10)
7. Stray Cats (Club Foot, 9/5)
8. X (Club Foot, 11/17-18)
9. Linda Ronstadt (Erwin Center, 11/29)
10. Elvis Costello (Coliseum, 7/29)

Best Concert Poster
Guy Juke, Joe Ely at the Opera House, 12/31

2. Art Maggots, X at Club Foot, 11/16-17
3. Micael Priest, Grateful Dead at Manor Downs
4. Danny Garrett, Stevie Vaughan at Antone's
5. Gay Politicians at the Rock & Roll Final Exam, Club Foot
6. Noxx, D-Day/Chinanine
7. Rank and File's Monument Valley poster
8. Buffalo Gals at the Ritz
9. Stray Cats and LeRoi Brothers at Club Foot, 9/5, by Field

Best DJ
Paul Ray (KUT-FM)

2. Larry Monroe (KUT-FM)
3. Jody Denberg (KLBJ-FM)
4. Tom Quarles (KNOW)
5. Dave Jarrott (K-98)
6. Bobby Orlando (K-98)
7. Brad First (Club Foot)
8. John Aielli (KUT-FM)
9. John Michael Scott (KLBJ-FM)
10. Sky (KLBJ-FM)

Paul Ray, KUT 90.5FM, 300 W. Dean Keeton, 512/471-1631, www.kut.org

Best Live Music Venue
Club Foot

2. Antone's
3. Steamboat
4. Continental Club
5. Austin Opera House
6. emmajoe's
7. Studio 29
8. Soap Creek
9. Paramount Theatre
10. Piggy's

Best Music-Related Movie
The Wall

2. Diva
3. Fast Times at Ridgemont High
4. Brimstone and Treacle
5. Countryman
6. Secret Policeman's Other Ball
7. Fantasia
8. Diner
9. Urgh: A Music War
10. Cat People

Best New Club
Antone's

2. Soap Creek
3. Cardi's
4. Ritz Theatre
5. Studio 29
6. Oasis
7. Emmajoe's
8. Ed's
9. Piggy's
10. Buffalo Gals Warehouse

Best Radio Station
KUT-FM

2. KAZI-FM
3. KLBJ-FM
4. KHFI-FM
5. KNOW
6. KELG
7. KTXZ
8. KMFA-FM
9. KEY-103
10. KVET

Best Record Producer
Patrick Keel (the Pool, the Standing Waves, Mike Rummels, countless demo tapes)

2. Nick Lowe (the Fabulous Thunderbirds)
3. Spot (Big Boys, the Dicks)
4. Michael Brovsky (Joe Ely)
5. Peter Butcher (Private Lives)
6. David Kahne (Rank & File)
7. Earle Mankey (the Skunks)
8. Joe Gracey
9. Craig Hillis
10. Stu Cook
11. Richard Mullen
12. Huey Meaux

Best Record Store
Waterloo Records

2. Sound Warehouse
3. Inner Sanctum
4. Treasured Tracs
5. Recycled Records
6. Record Exchange
7. Zebra
8. Yesterday's
9. Discount Records
10. Music Express

Best Show by a Local Artist
Ernie Sky & the K-Tels, the Paramount, 9/30

2. Joe Ely, the Lift, and Little Charlie at the Austin Opera House, 12/31
3. Rank and File, Joe "King" Carrasco at the Texas Union, 9/10
4. Big Boys with the Marching Plague at Soap Creek, 12/11
5. Fabulous Thunderbirds and the LeRoi Brothers at the Coliseum, 12/31

Best Thing to Happen
Return of Antone's and Soap Creek

2. MTV
3. KAZI-FM
4. Rank and File
5. KUT going 100,000 watts
6. It survived
7. Ritz Theatre
8. Little Charlie
9. More clubs
10. More bands

Best Video
The Standing Waves, "Vertigo"

2. Kevin Overkill's Banned program on ACTV
3. Joe "King" Carrasco, "Person to Person"
4. Fabulous Thunderbirds, "How Do You Spell Love?"
5. Peter Gabriel, "Shock the Monkey"
6. Clash, "Rock the Casbah"
7. Billy Joel, "Pressure"
8. Max and the Makeup, "Zerox"
9. Stray Cats, "Rock This Town"
10. Tom Petty, "You Got Lucky"

Bon Voyage Award
The Standing Waves

2. Skunks
3. Dicks
4. Talmadge D'Amour
5. MDC/Stains
6. Christopher Cross
7. Judy's
8. Joe Ely Band
9. Explosives
10. Solar Pigs

Most-Desired Touring Band
Rolling Stones

2. Miles Davis
3. Beatles
4. David Bowie
5. Prince
6. Men at Work
7. Public Image Ltd.
8. Stevie Wonder
9. Tower of Power
10. Crass

Worst Thing to Happen
Not enough places to play, especially for new/young bands

2. Cardi's
3. The opinions of Ed Ward
4. KLBJ-FM
5. Reaganomics
6. Not enough airplay on commercial radio
7. The Ritz closed as a punk venue
8. KUT-FM ended its late-night jazz
9. MTV
10. The Armadillo wasn't resurrected

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