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Best Concert by a Touring Artist
Johnny Cash, Erwin Center

Rolling Stones, Alamodome (San Antonio)
B.B. King, Little Feat, Erwin Center
Bonnie Raitt, Erwin Center
ZZ Top, Erwin Center
Lyle Lovett, Paramount
Dave Matthews, Liberty Lunch
Jimmie Vaughan, Backyard
Hole, Liberty Lunch
Jeff Buckley, Cactus Cafe, Chicago House, Electric Lounge

Best Concert Poster
Jim Franklin: Armadillo Homecoming, Coliseum

Jason Austin: Flaming Lips, Liberty Lunch
Guy Juke: Tish Hinojosa & Jimmie Dale Gilmore, La Zona Rosa
Kerry Awn: Uranium Savages 20th, Liberty Lunch
Lyman Hardy: Ed Hall and Sixteen Deluxe, Emo's
Bucky Tennyson: Soulhat, Backyard
Lindsey Kuhn: Supersuckers, Emo's
Biscuit: Raul's Reunion, Liberty Lunch
Lyman Hardy: Jesus Lizard, Poison 13, Liberty Lunch
Terri Lord: Punk Prom, Chances

Best Cover Art
Earthpig: Soulhat, Good to be Gone

Frank Kozik: Ugly Americans
Dick Reeves: Storyville, Bluest Eyes
Steve Wilkison: Wannabes, Mod Flower Cake
Greg Geisler: Roky Erickson, We Are Never Talking
David Kampa: Marcia Ball, Blue House
Kathy McCarty, Dead Dog's Eyeball
Mark Burdett: Jimmie Vaughan, Strange Pleasure
Joseph Tauber: Sons of Hercules
Jukebox: The Keepers, Looking for a Sign
Roy Tompkins: Noodle, Fat Ass and Scatman Chuck Meet the Girls from 90210

Best Instrument/Equipment Store
Musicmakers Austin

South Austin Music
Tommy's Drum Shop
One World Music
Workhouse Guitars
Rock-n-Roll Rentals
Guitar Resurrection
Musical Exchange

Best Live Music Venue
Liberty Lunch

Continental Club
Electric Lounge
Cactus Cafe
Hole in the Wall
Blue Flamingo
Broken Spoke
Austin Music Hall
Waterloo Ice House(s)
Back Room
Saxon Pub
Black Cat Lounge

Best Local Music TV Show

Austin City Limits
Any AM15 show
Austin Up Late
Raw Time
Segway City
Dillo Mix
New Vids on the Block
Trippin' in Austin
Remote Generation

Best Music Writer
Don McLeese

Margaret Moser
Andy Langer
Raoul Hernandez
John T. Davis
Ken Lieck
John Conquest
Rob Patterson
Michael Point
Tim Stegall

Best New Club
Austin Music Hall

White Rabbit
Electric Lounge
Blue Flamingo
Casino el Camino
Ruta Maya
Stonehouse Brewery

Best Radio DJ
Jody Denberg

Johnny Walker
Larry Monroe
Rollee Rios
Paul Ray
John Aielli
Dale Dudley
Ray Seggern
Loris Lowe
Shark Mann
Rachel Marisay
Andy Langer
Cecelia Nasti
Sammy & Bob
Jay Trachtenberg

Best Radio Program
Dudley & Bob Show

Eklektikos with John Aielli
Folkways with Dave Oberman and Dan Foster
Twine Time with Paul Ray
Sam Allred & Bob Cole Morning Show
HomeGroan with Ray Seggern
Sunday Night News with Jody Denberg
501 Blues with Jody Denberg
Local Licks with Loris Lowe
Texas Shock Syndrome with Andy Langer
Shark Mann Morning Show

Best Radio Station

90.5 KUT-FM
91.7 KVRX-FM
93.7 KLBJ-FM
107.7 KNNC-FM
98.1 KVET-FM
96.7 KHFI-FM
88.7 KAZI-FM

Best Record Producer
Stephen Bruton: Storyville

Mark Hallman: Sara Hickman
John Croslin: Wannabes
Jeff Cole: Prescott Curlywolf
Paul Leary: Meat Puppets
Brian Beattie & Kathy McCarty
Bruce Hughes: Ugly Americans
Derek O'Brien: Sue Foley
Stuart Sullivan: Banana Blender Surprise
David Eaton: Pushmonkey

Best Record Store
Waterloo Records

Tower Records
Sound Exchange
Antone's Record Store
Maldonado's Record & Video Shop
Sound Warehouse
Best Buy

Best Thing to Happen

Austin Music Network
Austin Music Hall
Jimmie Vaughan's return
Ian Moore plays with the Stones

Best Thing to Happen
More early and non-smoking shows

Better sound
Better pay
Fewer city restrictions
More punk/alternative venues

Best Video
Ice Cube: Ian Moore, "Harlem"

Tony Zavaleta: Michele Solberg, "Thinking of You"
Heyd Fontenot: Ed Hall, "White House Girls"
Bill Balsey: Flaco Jimenez, "Seguro Que Hell Yes"
Wayne Miller: Kelly Willis, "Heaven's Just a Sin Away"
Sara Hickman, "Joy"
Rocky Schenck: Seed, "Rapture"
Steve Osborne: New Texicans, "Scooby Doo"
John Bruce: Sugar, "Believe What You're Saying"
Carl Thiel: Black Pearl, "Like a Rocket"

Worst Thing to Happen
Best of Texas

La Zona Rosa and Chances close
Teen curfews
Bush is in; Ann is out
Sixth Street

Best Austin Musicians
Hall of Fame
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