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1987-1988Best of the Year

Band of the Year
The Reivers

2. The Fabulous Thunderbirds
3. Joe Ely Band
4. Omar and the Howlers
5. Timbuk 3
6. Will and the Kill
7. Glass Eye
8. Wagoneers
9. Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble
10. Killer Bees
11. WayOuts
12. Big Bam Boo
13. Asleep at the Wheel
14. Butthole Surfers
15. Texas Instruments

Best New Band
The Wagoneers

2. WayOuts
3. Raging Saint
4. Tycoons
5. Ballad Shambles
6. Gina Fobia & the Symptoms
7. Grains of Faith
8. Erik Hokkanen & the Offbeats
9. Junior Medlow & the Bad Boys
10. Shoulders
11. Two Hoots and a Holler
12. Bizness

Musician of the Year
Joe Ely

2. Eric Johnson
3. Stevie Ray Vaughan
4. Kent "Omar" Dykes
5. Lyle Lovett
6. Will Sexton
7. Ray Benson
8. Erik Hokkanen
9. Tony Airoldi
10. John Porter
11. Van Wilks
12. John Croslin
13. David Grissom
14. Julie Burrell
15. Brian Beattie

Best Texas Recordings
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