2018-2019Industry Awards

Austin Music Industry Hall of Fame
Jody Denberg

Nancy Coplin
Mike Buck
Michael Mordecai
Roland Swenson

RUNNERS-UP: Ruthie Foster, Health Alliance for Austin Musicians (HAAM), Dave Prewitt, Terrany Johnson (Tee Double), Kevin Wommack

Austin Music Photographer
Ismael Quintanilla

Todd V. Wolfson
Pooneh Ghana
David Brendan Hall
Roger Ho

RUNNERS-UP: Kim Yarborough, Mike Manewitz, Robert Hein, Brandon Navarro, Dave Prewitt

Equipment Rental
Rock N Roll Rentals

Music Lab
Strait Music Company
LoudMouth Rentals
Boss Tweed Backline

Instrument Repair
Strait Music Co.

Austin Vintage Guitars
South Austin Music
Tommy’s Drum Shop
Switched On

RUNNERS-UP: Westbank String Shop, Guitar Center, Dick DuBois, Sam Bass Music, Straight Frets Guitar Service

Live Music Booker
Trish Connelly (Cheer Up Charlies)

Austen Bailey (Mohawk)
Howdy Gals
Margin Walker
Anthony Stevenson (Come & Take It Live)

RUNNERS-UP: Zach Ernst (Antone’s, Paramount Theatre); Adrienne Lake (Empire Control Room, Parish); Levi Murray (Electric Church); Gregg Ware (One-2-One Bar)

Live Music Venue
ACL Live at the Moody Theater

Continental Club
Saxon Pub
Antone’s Nightclub

RUNNERS-UP: Come & Take It Live, Parker Jazz Club, Stubb’s, Hotel Vegas, Barracuda

Live Sound Engineer
Paul Minor

Mike Manewitz
Richard Vannoy
Carles Zanetti
Curt Ganem

RUNNERS-UP: Shaun Shawnerson, Ky Williams, Carter Greeves, Grego Loboz, Max Deems

Local Label
Nine Mile

photo by John Anderson

Super Secret
Modern Outsider
Keeled Scales
VMG (Vallejo Music Group)

RUNNERS-UP: Chicken Ranch, 12XU, Raw Paw, Holodeck, Austin Town Hall

Music Festival
Austin City Limits Music Festival

South by Southwest

RUNNERS-UP: Old Settler’s, Waterloo Music Festival, Jmblya, Austin Terror Fest, Eastside Kings Festival

Music Support Nonprofit
Health Alliance for Austin Musicians (HAAM)

Austin Music Foundation
Black Fret
SIMS Foundation
Mosaic Sound Collective

RUNNERS-UP: Swan Songs, Housing Opportunities for Musicians and Entertainers, All ATX, Kids in a New Groove, Clifford Antone Foundation

Music Writer
Rachel Rascoe

Michael Corcoran
Kevin Curtin
Peter Blackstock
Doug Freeman

RUNNERS-UP: Greg Beets, Raoul Hernandez, Tim Stegall, Kahron Spearman, Libby Webster

Musical Instrument Store
South Austin Music

Strait Music Company
Austin Vintage Guitars
Tommy’s Drum Shop
Switched On

RUNNERS-UP: Guitar Center, Rock N Roll Rentals, Austin Guitar House, Westbank String Shop, Fiddler’s Green Music Shop

Ongoing Music Residency
Monday Night Bluegrass, Radio Coffee & Beer

Church on Monday, Continental Club Gallery
Lonelyland, Saxon Pub
Patrice Pike, Saxon Pub
Carrie Rodriguez’s Laboratorio, Cactus Cafe

RUNNERS-UP: Dale Watson, Continental Club; Soul of a Musician Series, Threadgill’s Old No. 1; Margaret Wright, Skylark Lounge; Resentments, Saxon Pub; TC Superstar, Electric Church / Hotel Vegas / Swan Dive

Poster Artist
Billie Buck

Gary Dorsey (Pixel Peach Studio)
Dan Grissom (Biscuit Press)
Billy Perkins
Grego Anderson (Mojohand)

RUNNERS-UP: Micael Priest, Ben Tipton, Evan Bozarth, Samantha Wendel, Jim Franklin

Omar Vallejo

Adrian Quesada
Chris “Frenchie” Smith
Danny Reisch
David Boyle

RUNNERS-UP: Travis Kennedy, Dwight Baker, Jim Eno, Lloyd Maines, Carter Greeves

Radio Music Program
Blue Monday With Mike Buck, Sun Radio

The Breaks With Confucius Jones and Fresh, KUTX
Eklektikos With John Aielli, KUTX
Jamaican Gold, KOOP
Horizontes, KUTX

RUNNERS-UP: No Control Radio, KLBJ; Left of the Dial, KUTX; A Hill Country Saturday With Kevin Connor, Sun Radio; The Dudley and Bob With Matt Show, KLBJ; Jason and Deb, 101X

Radio Personality
Laurie Gallardo, KUTX

Kevin Connor, Sun Radio
DJ Hella Yella, The Beat
Jody Denberg, KUTX
Rick McNulty, KUTX

RUNNERS-UP: Confucius Jones and Fresh, KUTX; John Aielli, KUTX; Loris Lowe, Austin City Limits Radio; Suzanna Choffel, Sun Radio; Taylor Wallace, KUTX

Radio Station

Austin City Limits Radio (formerly KGSR)
Sun Radio


Record Store
Waterloo Records

End of an Ear
Antone’s Records
Breakaway Records
BLK Vinyl

RUNNERS-UP: Piranha Records, Encore Records, The Sound Gallery, Big Henry’s Vinyls & Gifts, Half Price Books

Recording Studio
512 Studios

Arlyn Studios
Church House Studios
The Bubble
Orb Recording Studios

RUNNERS-UP: Same Sky Productions, Estuary Recording, Wire Recording Studio, Good Danny’s, King Electric Recording Co.

Television/Film Composer
Graham Reynolds

Dave Prewitt
Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein
Brian Satterwhite
Carl Thiel

RUNNERS-UP: Octopus Project, David Wingo, Cory Lewis, Justin Sherburn, Sam Lipman

Best Austin Musicians
Hall of Fame
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