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1984-1985Best of the Year

Band of the Year
Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble

2. Omar and the Howlers
3. Zeitgeist
4. LeRoi Brothers
5. Angela Strehli Band
6. Dan Del Santo and His Professors of Pleasure
7. Ernie Sky & the K-Tels
8. Bobby Mack and Night Train
9. Commandos
10. Vanguards
11. Rhythm Rats
12. Trained Ants
13. True Believers
14. Joe Ely
15. Meat Joy

Best New Band
Elouise Burrell and Trickle Down

2. Tail Gators
3. Zeitgeist
4. Debussy Fields
5. Poison 13
6. Glass Eye
7. Mitch Watkins Group
8. Stagger Lee
9. Cul de Sac
10. Rhythm Rats

Musician of the Year
Stevie Ray Vaughan

2. Gene Ramey
3. Joe Ely
4. Dan Del Santo
5. Dino Lee
6. Bill Averbach
7. Kent "Omar" Dykes
8. Bobby Mack
9. Nanci Griffith
10. Joe "King" Carrasco

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