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2014-2015Best Austin Musicians

Bass
Omar Vallejo

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Kenneth Null, Gina Chavez
3. Ronn Roberts, the Eggmen
4. Bruce Hughes
5. Elliot Morgan, RAS
6. Francie Meaux Jeaux
7. Matt Parmenter, Quiet Company
8. Chris Maresh
9. Sabine Ellison, Tribe
10. Andrew Molever, Moonlight Social

Drums
Dave Johnson, RAS

photo by Sandy Carson

2. Brannen Temple
3. Sammy Foster, Gina Chavez
4. David Fore
5. Don Harvey
6. Alejandro Vallejo
7. Masumi Jones
8. Alex Marrero
9. Frosty
10. Dony Wynn

Female Vocals
Patricia Vonne

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Gina Chavez
3. Tameca Jones
4. Emily Gimble
5. Eliza Gilkyson
6. Carolyn Wonderland
7. Cella Blue
8. Ghislaine Jean
9. Sabrina Ellis
10. Erin Ivey

Guitar
Redd Volkaert

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. David Grissom
3. Gary Clark Jr.
4. Eric Tessmer
5. Slim Richey
6. Scrappy Jud Newcomb
7. Robert LaRoche
8. Denny Freeman
9. Eve Monsees
10. Ulrich Ellison

Horns
Ephraim Owens

photo by Sandy Carson

2. Elias Haslanger
3. Hard Proof Afrobeat
4. Jeff Lofton
5. Fresh 2 Def Horns
6. Roxy Roca
7. Michael Romero
8. Boss Street Horns
9. Oliver Steck
10. Jon Blondell

Keys
Ian McLagan

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. A.J. Vincent
3. Emily Gimble
4. Brad Johnston, Gina Chavez
5. Jonathan Deas, RAS
6. Tom Burgess
7. Dave Madden
8. Darrell Commander, Ulrich Ellison and Tribe
9. Zack Morgan
10. Alex Hartley, O Conqueror

Male Vocals
Malford Milligan

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. AJ Vallejo
3. Shakey Graves
4. Bob Schneider
5. Jonny Gray
6. Alex Marrero
7. John Pointer
8. Nakia
9. Dale Watson
10. Ian McLagan

Misc. Instrument
Castanets, Patricia Vonne

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Beatbox, John Pointer
3. Steel guitar, Cindy Cashdollar
4. Musical saw, Guy Forsyth
5. Theremin, Yvonne Lambert
6. Banjo, Westen Borghesi, White Ghost Shivers
7. Cavaquinho, Frank Almendra
8. Percussion, Jerry Ronquillo, Gina Chavez
9. Xylosynth, Craig Finkelstein, Calliope Musicals
10. Mandolin, Kym Warner

Songwriter
Eliza Gilkyson

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Gina Chavez
3. Dawn & Hawkes
4. Bob Schneider
5. Shakey Graves
6. Taylor Muse
7. Patricia Vonne
8. James McMurtry
9. Jonny Gray
10. AJ Vallejo

Strings
Warren Hood, violin

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Will Taylor, violin
3. Ruby Jane, violin
4. Haydn Vitera, violin
5. Diana Burgess, cello, Mother Falcon
6. Curtis Thomas, violin, White Ghost Shivers, Them Duqaines
7. Erik Hokkanen, violin
8. Phil Davidson, violin, Invincible Czars
9. Cody Braun, violin, Reckless Kelly
10. Kurt Baumer, violin, Dale Watson & His Lonestars

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