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1990-1991Best Austin Musicians

Best Acoustic Guitar
Eric Johnson

2. Rich Brotherton
3. Marvin Denton
4. Darden Smith
5. David Halley
6. Jimmy LaFave
7. Joe Ely
8. David Garza
9. Larry Wilson
10. Champ Hood
11. Danny Barnes

Best Bass Guitar
Sarah Brown

2. Tommy Shannon
3. Kyle Brock
4. Brad Taylor
5. Dennis Ford
6. Jimmy Pettit
7. Bob Bellemans
8. J.D. Foster
9. Sims Ellison
10. Vic Gerard

Best Drums/Percussion
Chris Layton

2. Paul Pearcy
3. Tommy Taylor
4. David McLarty
5. Frosty
6. George Rains
7. Joe McCreary
8. Chris Searles
9. Shandon Sahm
10. Chris Staples
11. Chuck Pafenbach

Best Electric Guitar
Eric Johnson

2. David Grissom
3. Stevie Ray Vaughan
4. Dave Sebree
5. Ian Moore
6. Derek O'Brien
7. Jesse Taylor
8. Larry Clubb
9. Russ Scanlon
10. Jim Butler
11. Doyle Bramhall, Jr.
12. Denny Freeman

Best Female Vocals
Marcia Ball

2. Tish Hinojosa
3. Kris McKay
4. Lou Ann Barton
5. Kelly Willis
6. Angela Strehli
7. Christine Albert
8. Toni Price
9. Natalie Zoe
10. Betty Elders

Best Horns
Tomás Ramírez Tasmanian Devil

2. Mark Kazanoff
3. Dave Crawford
4. Alex Coke
5. John Mills
6. Jon Blondell
7. Retarded Elf
8. Jon Smith
9. Kyle Turner
10. Tony Campise

Best Keyboards
Reese Wynans

2. Marcia Ball
3. Shawn Ellison
4. Danny Levin
5. Floyd Domino
6. John Ratliff
7. Grey Ghost
8. Pete Gordon
9. Lisa Mednick
10. Mike Kindred

Best Male Vocals
Joe Ely

2. Darden Smith
3. Eric Johnson
4. Jimmie Dale Gilmore
5. Jimmy LaFave
6. Stevie Ray Vaughan
7. Malford Milligan
8. Jason McMaster
9. Ricky Broussard
10. Doyle Bramhall, Jr.

Best Miscellaneous Instrument
Paul Glasse (Mandolin)

2. Danny Barnes (Banjo)
3. Kim Wilson (Harmonica)
4. John Treanor (Washboard)
5. Flaco Jimenez (Accordion)
6. Gary Primich (Harmonica)
7. Scott Neubert (Dobro)
8. Chris Searles (Percussion)
9. Michael Slattery (Big drum)
10. James Fenner (Percussion)

Best Songwriter
Butch Hancock

2. Bill Carter & Ruth Ellsworth
3. David Halley
4. Darden Smith
5. Michael Hall
6. Joe Ely
7. Eric Johnson
8. Tish Hinojosa
9. Steve Fromholz
10. Ricky Broussard

Best Strings
Danny Levin

2. John Hagen
3. Erik Hokkanen
4. Susan Voelz
5. Gene Elders
6. Champ Hood
7. Paul Glasse
8. Richard Bowden
9. Alvin Crow
10. Maria Nehring

Best Performing Bands
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