The 2013 Houston Press Music Award Winners

Local Musician of the Year and Best Blues winner Texas Johnny Brown, who passed away in June
Local Musician of the Year and Best Blues winner Texas Johnny Brown, who passed away in June
Photo by Jason Wolter

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The 2013 Houston Press Music Awards In Photos

BEST LOCAL RECORDING The Niceguys, James Kelley

BEST LOCAL SONG Cindy Pruitt, "Epiphany"

BEST LOCAL MUSIC VIDEO Junior Gordon Band, "Big"

The 2013 Houston Press Music Award Winners

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LOCAL MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR Texas Johnny Brown

BEST NEW ACT Oceans of Slumber

BEST SONGWRITER Libby Koch

BEST PRODUCER Darryl Youngblood

BEST MALE VOCALS Josh Fuller (Josh Fuller and Dirt & Diesel)

BEST FEMALE VOCALS Annika Chambers

BEST GUITARIST Sam Austin (Libby Koch)

BEST BASSIST Adam Walker (Josh Fuller and Dirt & Diesel)

BEST DRUMMER Gabe Bravo (The Trimms/Shotgun Funeral)

BEST KEYBOARDS Ezra Charles (Ezra Charles Band)

BEST OTHER INSTRUMENT David Weinzapfel (steel guitar, Junior Gordon Band)

 

The 2013 Houston Press Music Award Winners

BEST SOLO RAPPER Fat Tony

BEST RAP GROUP H.I.S.D.

BEST RAP DJ DJ Mr. Rogers

BEST CLUB DJ/DJ NIGHT DJ Sun

BEST POP ACT Chase Hamblin & the Roustabouts

BEST LATIN ACT La Sien

BEST JAZZ Free Radicals

BEST BLUES Texas Johnny Brown

BEST SOUL/FUNK/R&B Electric Attitude

BEST REGGAE/SKA/DUB The Suffers

BEST ZYDECO Zydeco Dots

 

The 2013 Houston Press Music Award Winners

BEST COUNTRY Justin van Sant

BEST FOLK/AMERICANA Grievous Angels

BEST TRADITIONAL ROCK Grandfather Child

BEST MODERN ROCK thelastplaceyoulook

BEST GARAGE/PUNK/HARDCORE The Dead Rabbits

BEST METAL Oceans of Slumber

BEST EXPERIMENTAL/NOISE Illegal Wiretaps

BEST ELECTRONIC ACT Bang Bangz

BEST COVER/TRIBUTE ACT The Fab 5

Congratulations to all the winners!



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