2011-2012Best Texas Recordings

Album of the Year
We Are All Where We Belong, Quiet Company

I Believe in Everything, Speak
Portraits, Wheeler Brothers
Peace Meal, Carolyn Wonderland
Scandalous, Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears
Follow Me Down, Sarah Jarosz
The Bright Lights EP, Gary Clark Jr.
Steady Eye Shaky Bow, Suzanna Choffel
D, White Denim
Roses at the End of Time, Eliza Gilkyson
KMAG YOYO, Hayes Carll
Old Mad Joy, the Gourds
Plays More Blues, Ballads & Favorites, Jimmie Vaughan
Rockpango, Los Lonely Boys
A Perfect Day, Bob Schneider
Alhambra, Mother Falcon
Up Close, Eric Johnson
Accidental Thief, Matt the Electrician
Dark River, various artists
Holiday HAAM Jam, Vol. 1, various artists

Song of the Year
"You, Me & the Boatman," Quiet Company

"Carrie," Speak
"What Good Can Drinkin' Do," Carolyn Wonderland
"Portraits," Wheeler Brothers
"Bright Lights," Gary Clark Jr.
"Run Away," Sarah Jarosz
"Drug," White Denim
"Raincloud," Suzanna Choffel
"KMAG YOYO," Hayes Carll
"She's so Scandalous," Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears

Best of the Year
Best Performing Bands
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