1998-1999Related Categories

Best Concert By a Touring Artist
Motley Crue, Austin Music Hall 12/1/98

Dave Matthews, Southpark Meadows 8/15/98
Garbage, AMH 10/16/98
Lyle Lovett, Paramount Theatre, 12/1-3/98
Elton John, Frank Erwin Center 8/7/98
Ani DeFranco, Bass Concert Hall 10/7/98
Ben Folds Five, AMH 5/14/98
Goo Goo Dolls, Liberty Lunch 10/27/98
Billy Bragg, UT Ballroom 12/7/98

Best Concert Poster
Sinis, Flamingo Cantina

The Esquires, Crazy Lady
Storyville, Antone's
Sister 7, Steamboat
Uranium Savages, Continental Club

Best Cover Art
Educational Programming, KVRX, John Barker, Gary Dickerson, Mike Heindenreich, Ross Mclain, Mark Miller and Phil Shannon

"Dog Years", Storyville, Larry Freemantle and John Halpern
"Boom Boom Baby", Ugly Americans, Bob Schneider
"Pushmonkey", Pushmonkey, Rita Kardis and Jeff Novak
"Sinis", Sinis, Krank Von Shaft

Best Dance Club
Polly Esther's

Planet Austin
Red Room
Miguel's La Bodega

Best Live Music Venue
Antone's CLOSED

Liberty Lunch
Continental Club
La Zona Rosa
Flipnotics Coffeespace
Cactus Cafe
Flamingo Cantina
Electric Lounge
Mercury Lounge
Saxon Pub

Best Local Music TV Show
Capzeyez, ACTV

Austin City Limits, KLRU
Austin Music Network, AMN
Check the Action, AMN
Rock.Alt, AMN

Best Music Store
Mars Music

Strait Music
South Austin Music
Ray Hennig's Heart of Texas Music
Tommy's Drum Shoppe
Workhorse Guitars
One World Music
Guitar Resurrection
Becktell & Blackaby

Best Music Writer
Andy Langer

Michael Corcoran
Chris Reimenschneider
Margaret Moser
Ken Lieck
Christopher Hess
Greg Beets
Raoul Hernandez
Don McLeese
Michael Bertin

Best New Club
Lucky Lounge

Dessau Music Hall
Purgatory Lounge
The Spot
Mercury Lounge
Polly Esther's
The Library

Best Radio DJ
Johnny Walker, KBJ-FM

Jody Denberg, 107.1 KGSR
John Aielli, KUT-FM
Kevin O'Connor, 107.1 KGSR
Paul Ray, KUT-FM
Whipping Boy, 101X
Dale Dudley, KLBJ-FM
Jenn Garrison, 101X
Loris Low, KLBJ-FM
Sara Trexler, 101X
Carole Chandler, KVRX
C.J. Buchanan, KVRX
J.B., Mix 94.7
Bryan Beck, 107.1 KGSR
Cary Brady, Mix 94.7
Chris Hillen, KLBJ

Johnny Walker, KLBJ 93.7FM, 8309 N. I-35, 512/832-4000,

Best Radio Program
Dudley & Bob with Debra, KLBJ-FM

The Morning Show with Sara and Jenn, 101X
J.B. & Sandy, 94.7
Eklektikos, KUT-FM, John Aielli
Local Licks, KLBJ-FM, Loris Lowe
Lone Star State of Mind, 107.1 KGSR, Kevin Connor
Folkways, KUT-FM, Dan Fosyter, Sue Fawver and Ed Miller
Next Big Thing, 101X, Andy Langer
Twine Time, KUT-FM
Graveside Service, KOOP, David Spradling & DJ Harris
Ear Candy, KOOP, Tina Hardin

Best Radio Station
KGSR 107.1FM

KLBJ 93.7
KUT 90.5
101X, KROX-FM 101.5
KOOP 91.7
KVRX 91.7
The Mix, KAMX 94.7
Jammin' Oldies, KFMK 105.9
KASE 100.7
KAZI 88.7

Best Record Producer
Lloyd Maines, "Wilory Farm", Terri Hendrix

John Croslin, "A Series of Sneaks", Spoon; "Emits Showers of Sparks", Sixteen Deluxe
Stephen Bruton, " Dog Years", Storyville
David McNair, "Orleans Parish", Silver Scooter ; "Los Super Seven", Los Super Seven
Billy White, "Earthbound", Ginger Mackenzie
Carl Thiel, "Picture Me This", Lisa Tingle
George Devore, "George Devore & The Roam"
Bruce Hughes & T-Ray, "Boom Boom Baby", Ugly Americans
Gurf Morlix, Robert Earl Keen, "Walking Distance", Robert Earl Keen
Mike Clink, "Pushmonkey"

Best Record Store
Waterloo Records

Cheapo Discs
Tower Records
Thirty Three Degrees
Sound Exchange
Local Flavor
Best Buy
Borders Books & Music

Best Video
Fastball, The way (Director: McGee)

Sister 7, Know What You Mean
Bruce Robison, Angry All the Time
David Garza, Discoball World
Derailers, California Angel

Best Texas Recordings
Best Performing Bands
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