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Band of the Year
Bob Schneider & Lonelyland

photo by Sandy Carson

Alejandro Escovedo
The Black & White Years
Reckless Kelly
Dale Watson & His Lone Stars
Carolyn Wonderland
The Band of Heathens
Grupo Fantasma
Suzanna Choffel
The Octopus Project

Best New Band
The Black & White Years

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

Blues Mafia
One-Eyed Doll
Los Bad Apples
The Tiny Tin Hearts
The Ars Supernova
Dans la Lune
Flatcar Rattlers
25 Smokin' Figurados

Musician of the Year
Alejandro Escovedo

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

Bob Schneider
Carolyn Wonderland
Guy Forsyth
Patrice Pike
Dale Watson
Monte Montgomery
Suzanna Choffel
James McMurtry
Dan Dyer

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