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2009-2010Best Austin Musicians

Best Acoustic Guitar
Ray Benson

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

Monte Montgomery
Van Wilks
Junior Sandoval
Henry Garza
Matt the Electrician
Kimberly Freeman
Slim Richey
John Pointer
Guy Forsyth

Best Bass Guitar
Harmoni Kelley

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

Jojo Garza
Alex Dunlap
Bruce Hughes
Sarah Brown
Joey Delahoussaye
Dave Miller
Bill Stevenson
Jack O’Brien
Danny Gomez

Best Drums/Percussion
Julian Fernandez

photo by Sandy Carson

Conrad Choucroun
Ringo Garza
Brannen Temple
Jake Stewart
Dave Sanger
Victor Ziolkowski
J.J. Johnson
Matt Strmiska
Jason Rufuss Sewell

Best Electric Guitar
Bill Cassis

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

Carolyn Wonderland
Henry Garza
Nick Hurt
Curtis Roush
Van Wilks
Redd Volkaert
Kimberly Freeman
Marshall Hood
Eric Johnson

Best Female Vocals
Sarah Jarosz

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

Carolyn Wonderland
Patty Griffin
Kat Edmonson
BettySoo
Kimberly Freeman
Suzanna Choffel
Shelley King
Phoebe Hunt
Sarah Sharp

Best Keyboards
Floyd Domino

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

Sonny Trujillo
Ian McLagan
A.J. Vincent
Earl Poole Ball
Stefano Intelisano
Ginger Doss
Tom Burgess
Emily Gimble
Laura Scarborough

Best Male Vocals
Bob Schneider

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

Black Joe Lewis
Troupe Gammage
Amador Salazar
Willie Nelson
John Pointer
Matt the Electrician
Henry Garza
Ray Benson
Guy Forsyth

Best Miscellaneous Instrument
Oliver Steck, accordion, trumpet, kazoo

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

John Pointer, beatbox
Tim Torres, sax
Sarah Jarosz, clawhammer banjo
Ian Stewart, fiddle
Tamir Kalifa, accordion
Phoebe Hunt, fiddle
Mother Falcon string section
Yvonne Lambert, theremin
Warren Hood, fiddle

Best Songwriter
Bob Schneider

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

Sarah Jarosz
Ray Benson
Julian Fernandez
Matt the Electrician
Shelley King
James McMurtry
BettySoo
Black Joe Lewis
Wendy Colonna

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