Austin Music Awards More 1996-1997 Best Austin Musicians Best Male Vocals: Malford Milligan, Storyville Best Drums / Percussion: Chris Layton, Storyville Best Bass Guitar: Tommy Shannon, Storyville Best Female Vocals: Lisa Tingle Best Keyboards: Glover Gill, 8 1/2 Souvenirs Best Singer-Songwriter: Alejandro Escovedo Best Electric Guitar: Eric Johnson Best Strings: Champ Hood, fiddle Best Horns: Elias Haslanger Best Songwriter: Dale Watson Best Miscellaneous Instrument: Wammo; washboard, Asylum Street Spankers

Austin Music Awards › 1996-1997 › Best Austin Musicians ›

Best Acoustic Guitar: Scrappy Jud Newcomb, Loose Diamonds

2. Olivier Giraud, 8 1/2 Souvenirs
3. David Garza
4. Rich Brotherton
5. Guy Forsyth
6. Britt Daniel
7. Alejandro Escovedo
8. Dave Sebree
9. Willie Nelson
10. Caspar Rawls
11. Steve James
12. Eric Johnson
13. Amberjack Rice
14. Billy White
15. Champ Hood
16. Shawn Colvin
17. Will Sexton
18. Mitch Watkins
19. Monte Montgomery
20. Pam Flores

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