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2017-2018Best of the Year

Austin Musician of the Year
Jimmy LaFave

photo by Todd V. Wolfson

2. Charlie Sexton
3. Jackie Venson
4. Kevin Russell
5. Mobley

RUNNERS-UP: Guy Forsyth, Patricia Vonne, Bob Schneider, Rick Broussard, Ray Wylie Hubbard

Best Austin Band
Shinyribs

photo by David Brendan Hall

2. Spoon
3. Black Angels
4. Sweet Spirit
5. Fastball

RUNNERS-UP: Calliope Musicals, Bob Schneider, Guy Forsyth, The Deer, Vallejo

Best New Austin Band
Trouble in the Streets

photo by David Brendan Hall

2. Billy King & the Bad Bad Bad
3. Middlespoon
4. Go Fever
5. Plax

RUNNERS-UP: Shy Beast, Ley Line, Bourgeois Mystics, Moonlight Boulevard, Beth // James

Best Texas Recordings
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