2010-2011Best Texas Recordings

Album of the Year
The Bright Light Social Hour, The Bright Light Social Hour

True Love Cast Out All Evil (Anti-), Roky Erickson with Okkervil River
Myth of the Heart (Playing in Traffic), Sahara Smith
Songs for Staying In, Quiet Company
El Existential (Nat Geo Music), Grupo Fantasma
Texas Treasures (Deep South), Los Texas Wranglers
Break, One-Eyed Doll
Hexadecagon (Peek-A-Boo), the Octopus Project
Up Close (EMI/Vortexan), Eric Johnson
Street Songs of Love (Fantasy/Concord), Alejandro Escovedo
Phosphene Dream (Blue Horizon), Black Angels
Let the Light In (Root House), Amy Cook
Plays Blues, Ballads & Favorites (Shout! Factory), Jimmie Vaughan
The Bright Lights, Saints of Valory
The Laziest Girl in Town, Elizabeth McQueen
Codename: Rondo (Trashy Moped), Ghostland Observatory
¡Està Bueno! (Bismeaux), Texas Tornados
Green Diamond, Eric Tessmer
Downtown Church (Credential), Patty Griffin
New Morning (Hollywood), Alpha Rev

Song of the Year
"Detroit," by the Bright Light Social Hour

"How Do You Do It" by Taylor Muse for Quiet Company
"The Real Thing," by Sahara Smith
"Carrie," by Speak
"Who's to Blame, Senorita?" by Shawn Sahm/Doug Sahm for Texas Tornados
"Could've Been a Country Star," by Julian Fernandez for Los Texas Wranglers
"Back and Forth," by the Bright Light Social Hour
"Austin," by Eric Johnson
"Telephone," by the Black Angels
"Beautiful Freak," by Kimberly Freeman for One-Eyed Doll
"Anchor," by Alejandro Escovedo/Chuck Prophet for Alejandro Escovedo
"Providence," by Saints of Valory
"Green Diamond," by Eric Tessmer
"Faint Green Light," by Mother Falcon
"Lucky," by Kat Edmondson
"New Morning," by Alpha Rev
"If I Had My Way," traditional, arranged by Patty Griffin
"We Pourin' Up," by Lady & the Amp
"Summer of Love," by Josh Zee/Teal Collins for the Mother Truckers
"You're To Blame," by Elizabeth McQueen

Best of the Year
Best Performing Bands
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