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The Austin Chronicle Music Poll launches November 15 - come back and vote for your favorites!

2007-2008Best of the Year

Band of the Year
Spoon

2. Bob Schneider
3. Roky & The Explosives
4. Ghostland Observatory
5. Okkervil River
6. Band of Heathens
7. Eric Johnson
8. Ruthie Foster
9. Octopus Project
10. Omar Kent Dykes & Jimmie Vaughan

Best New Band
White Denim

photo by Aubrey Edwards

2. T-Bird & the Breaks
3. Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears
4. Suzanna Choffel
5. The Bellevue Outfit
6. Nakia & His Southern Cousins
7. Mothfight
8. Mother’s Anthem
9. Ringo Deathstar
10. Dead Pyrates Society

Musician of the Year
Roky Erickson

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Stephen Bruton
3. Bob Schneider
4. Ruthie Foster
5. Eric Johnson
6. Guy Forsythe
7. Uncle John Turner
8. Pinetop Perkins
9. Aaron Behrens, Ghostland Observatory
10. Patrice Pike

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