2014-2015Industry Awards

Album Art
Billy Perkins, for Butcherwhite, White Widow

2. Unidentified Artist for Sam Pace & the Gilded Grit, Rapture
3. Mishka Westell, for Golden Dawn Arkestra EP
4. Grace Park for Grace Park & the Deer
5. Wim Delvoye for Churchwood, Trickgnosis

AMP "Unsung Hero" Award
Casey Monahan

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

AMP Esme Barrera Award for Music Activism & Education
Gina Chavez

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

Best Venue to Play
Strange Brew

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Mohawk
3. ACL Live at the Moody Theater
4. Continental Club
5. Saxon Pub
6. Empire Control Room
7. Vulcan Gas Company
9. Cheer Up Charlies
10. Stubb's

Club Lighting
Vulcan Gas Company

photo by Sandy Carson

2. Empire Control Room
3. Parish
4. The Roost
5. ACL Live at the Moody Theater
6. Ilios
7. Strange Brew
8. Cheer Up Charlies
9. The Highball
10. Emo's

Club Sound
Strange Brew

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Vulcan Gas Company
3. The Roost
4. Parish
5. Saxon Pub
6. Mohawk
7. Cactus Cafe
8. ACL Live at the Moody Theater
9. Continental Club
10. Emo's

Equipment Rental
Rock N Roll Rentals

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Loudmouth Rentals
3. Strait Music Co.
4. Music Lab
5. Soundcheck Austin

Instrument Repair
Strait Music Co.

photo by Sandy Carson

2. South Austin Music
3. Austin Vintage Guitars
4. Violins, Etc.
5. Lauren Ellis
6. Musical Exchange
7. Switched On
8. Blackerby Violin Shop
9. Sam Bass Music
10. Tom Oatley

Live Music Booker
David Cotton, the Roost

(l-r): Jimbo, Bentley, Janet & David Cotton of the Roost (photo by Todd V. Wolfson)

2. Kacy Crowley, Strange Brew
3. Transmission Events
4. Graham Williams, Transmission Events
5. Marcus Lawyer, Transmission Events
6. Mike Boudreau, Red Eyed Fly
7. Anthony Stevenson, Come and Take It Productions
8. James Taylor, Holy Mountain
9. Travis Newman, Parish
10. Howdy Darrell, White Horse

Live Music Photographer
Merrick Ales

2. David Brendan Hall
3. Gabriella McSwain
4. Dave Pedley
5. Winker Withaneye
6. Roger Ho
7. Rodney Bursiel
8. Maurice Eagle
9. Todd V. Wolfson
10. Bob Zink

Live Music Venue
Strange Brew

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Mohawk
3. Continental Club
4. Saxon Pub
5. The Roost
6. ACL Live at the Moody Theater
7. Empire Control Room
8. Vulcan Gas Company
9. Stubb's
10. White Horse

Local Label
Raw Paw Records

photo by Devaki Knowles

2. VMG
3. Modern Outsider
4. Punctum
5. 12XU
6. Saustex
7. Capitol City
8. Chicken Ranch
9. Lounge Side
10. Playing in Traffic

Music Business Hall of Fame
Casey Monahan

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Clifford Antone
3. Steve Wertheimer
4. David Cotton
5. Nancy Coplin

Music Store
Strait Music Co.

photo by Sandy Carson

2. South Austin Music
3. Austin Vintage Guitars
4. Guitar Center
5. Tommy's Drum Shop
6. Switched On
7. Rock n Roll Rentals
8. Musical Exchange
9. Blackerby Violin Shop
10. Street-Legal Guitars

Music Support Nonprofit

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Black Fret
4. Austin Music Foundation
5. Anthropos Arts

Music Writer
Kevin Curtin

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Neil Ferguson
3. Michael Corcoran
4. Peter Blackstock
5. Doug Freeman
6. Margaret Moser
7. Greg Beets
8. Jennifer Stark
9. Jim Caligiuri
10. Chase Hoffberger

Kevin Curtin, The Austin Chronicle, 4000 N. I-35, 512/454-5766,

New Club
TIE: C-Boy's Heart & Soul/The Roost

photo by John Anderson

2. Vulcan Gas Company
3. Dozen Street
4. Cheer Up Charlies
5. Indian Roller
6. Sweetwater
7. The Highball
8. Radio Coffee & Beer
9. Hard Luck Lounge

Ongoing Music Residency
Church on Monday, Continental Club Gallery

2. Motown Monday, the Highball
3. Durawa, Strange Brew
4. James McMurtry, Continental Club
5. Bob Schneider, Saxon Pub
6. Toni Price, Continental Club
7. David Grissom, Saxon Pub
8. Tameca Jones, Continental Club Gallery
9. Jon Dee Graham, Continental Club
10. The Resentments, Saxon Pub

Outside Austin City Limits Club
Gruene Hall, Gruene

photo by Courtesy Larry D. Moore

2. The Roost
3. Poodie's, Spicewood
4. Triple Crown, San Marcos
5. Luckenbach Dance Hall, Luckenbach
6. Nutty Brown Cafe
7. The Bugle Boy, La Grange
8. The Backyard
9. Hanover's, Pflugerville
10. Giddy Ups

Billy Perkins: Widespread Panic

2. Chepo Peña
3. Guy Juke: Alejandro Escovedo, Moody Theater
4. Mishka Westell: Patty Griffin, Moody Theater
5. Billie K Buck: Of Montreal
6. Evan Bozarth: Airship
7. Jim Franklin
8. Gary Dorsey: All ATX Invasion, Moody Theater
9. Unidentified Artist: Bob Schneider & the Moonlight Orchestra, Valentine's Day, ACL Live at the Moody Theater
10. Unidentified Artist: South Austin Moonlighters, Saxon Pub

AJ Vallejo

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Omar Vallejo
3. Ray Sr.
4. Tim Gerron
5. Chris "Frenchie" Smith
6. Erik Wofford
7. Adrian Quesada
8. Jim Eno
9. Michael Ramos
10. Cisco Ryder

Radio Personality
Jason & Deb, 101X

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. John Aielli, KUTX
3. Dudley & Bob, KLBJ
4. Michael Crockett, KUTX
5. Laurie Gallardo, KUTX
6. Mike Buck, Sun Radio
7. Kevin Connor, Sun Radio
8. David Arnsberger, Sun Radio
9. Chuck Loesch, 101X
10. John E. Dee, KUTX

Radio Program
Twine Time, Paul Ray, KUTX

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Jason & Deb, 101X
3. Eklektikos, John Aielli, KUTX
4. Dudley and Bob with Matt, KLBJ
5. Blue Monday, Mike Buck, Sun Radio
6. No Control, Chuck Loesch, 101X
7. Horizontes, Michael Crockett, KUTX
8. A Hill Country Saturday, Kevin Connor, Sun Radio
9. Next Big Thing, Andy Langer, KGSR
10. Texas Radio Live, David Arnsberger, Sun Radio

Radio Station

2. Sun Radio
3. KUT
4. 101X
9. The Fringe

Record Store
Waterloo Records

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. End of an Ear
3. Antone's Record Shop
4. Breakaway Records
5. Trailer Space Records
6. Encore Records
7. Friends of Sound
8. Piranha Records
9. Superfly's Lone Star Music Emporium
10. Half Price Books

Recording Studio
Arlyn Studios

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. 512 Studios
3. Gerron Music
4. Cacophony Recorders
5. The Bubble
6. Ohm
7. Orb Recording Studios
8. Bismeaux
9. The Congress House Studio
10. Jackrabbit Soundshack

Specialty Instrument Store
Violins, Etc.

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Fiddler's Green
3. Switched On
4. Tommy's Drum Shop
5. Strait Music Co.
6. Austin Vintage Guitars
7. South Austin Music
8. Blackerby Violin Shop
9. Guitar Resurrection
10. Westbank String Shop

Best Austin Musicians
Hall of Fame
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