1986-1987Best Texas Recordings

Album of the Year
Fabulous Thunderbirds, Tuff Enuff

2. Timbuk3, Greetings from Timbuk 3
3. Eric Johnson, Tones
4. Woodshock compilation with Daniel Johnston, Cargo Cult, Crybabys, Dharma Bums, Hickoids
5. True Believers, True Believers
6. Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble, Live Alive
7. Glitch Sampler, Vol. II: The Class of '86
8. Tailgators, Mumbo Jumbo
9. Glass Eye, Huge
10. Darden Smith, Native Soil
11. Cargo Cult, Strange Men Bearing Gifts
12. Lyle Lovett, Lyle Lovett
13. Scratch Acid, Just Keep Eating
14. Richard Patureau and the Bayou Bandits, Still Trying
15. Ponty Bone and the Squeezetones, Easy as Pie
16. Butthole Surfers, Rembrandt Pussyhorse
17. Dan Del Santo, Strength to Strength
18. Denny Freeman, Blues Cruise
19. Nanci Griffith, Last of the True Believers
20. Evan Johns and the H-Bombs, Evan Johns and the H-Bombs
21. Not for Sale, Not for Sale
22. Wild Seeds, Brave, Clean and Reverent

Best EP
Angela Strehli, Stranger Blues

2. Doctors' Mob, She Said
3. Flex, Flex
4. Teddy and the Tall Tops, On the Line
5. Ideals, Poor Man's ZZ Top
6. Mike Shea and Razor Talk, Animal Age
7. How to Kiss, How to Kiss
8. Jam Scam, Jam Scam

Best Single
Timbuk3, "The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades"/"I'll Do All Right"

2. The Fabulous Thunderbirds, "Tuff Enuff"/"Look at That"
3. The Fabulous Thunderbirds, "Wrap It Up"/"True Love"
4. Timbuk3, "Life Is Hard"
5. The Fabulous Thunderbirds, "Why Get Up?"/"I Don't Care"
6. Not For Sale, "A Taste of Honey"/"Nuevo Lardeo Sincerity"
7. Killer Bees, "Groovin'"
8. Eric Johnson, "Off My Mind"/"Zap"
9. Kathy and the Kilowatts, "Sweet Lovin' Daddy"/Vacancy (In My Heart)"
10. Texas Instruments, "The Thing in Apt. B"/"Good Times in Rhythm"
11. Joe Miranda and the Hurricanes, "Best In Me"/"Back Home (Texas Bound)"
12. Tom X, "Lost in North Austin"/"Lucille and Leroy"
13. Lyle Lovett, "Cowboy Man"

Best Tape
Tanz Waffen, Tanz Waffen

2. Jerry Jeff Walker, Gypsy Songman
3. Mark Luke Daniels, Is Anyone Daniels
4. Texas Instruments, Texas Instruments
5. Beat Meters, Mistress of Meter
6. Daniel Johnston, Continued Story
7. Trained Ants, Authorized Bootleg
8. Steve Parkess, Bevo in Orbit
9. Various artists, Hidden Agendas
10. Christine Albert, Across the Miles
11. Not Daniel Johnston, Hi, How Are You?
12. East of Eden, Snatches of the Visible Unreal

Song of the Year
Timbuk3, "The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades"

2. Fabulous Thunderbirds, "Tuff Enuff"
3. Timbuk3, "Life is Hard"
4. Fabulous Thunderbirds, "Wrap It Up"
5. Bill Carter and the Blame/Stevie Ray Vaughan, "Willie the Wimp"
6. True Believers, "Hard Road"
7. 14K, "I Wanna Rock"
8. Doctors' Mob, "Poison"
9. Joe Miranda and the Hurricanes, "Best In Me"

Best of the Year
Best Performing Bands
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