Saturday, 15 October 2016 00:00

BEST SINGER /SONGWRITER SDMA Featured

The 25th Annual San Diego Music Awards. This month’s 91X Local Break band, The Bassics, won for Best New Artist, and past Local Break artists including: Tolan Shaw, Vokab Kompany, Schizophonics, Little Hurricane and B-Side Players all went home with awards!

It was a great night at Humphrey’s Concerts by the Bay for the 25th Annual San Diego Music Awards, to say the least. This month’s 91X Local Break band, The Bassics, won for Best New Artist, and past Local Break artists including: Tolan Shaw, Vokab Kompany, Schizophonics, Little Hurricane and B-Side Players all went home with awards!

Here’s the full list of winners:

Best Club DJ -­‐ DJ Claire
Best Cover Band -­‐ Lady Dottie & the Diamonds
Best Singer/Songwriter -­‐ Sierra West
Best Jazz -­‐ Gilbert Castellanos
Best Jazz Album -­‐ Danny Green Trio -­‐ After the Calm
Best Blues -­‐ Rebecca Jade & the Cold Fact
Best Blues Album -­‐ Sure Fire Soul Ensemble -­‐ s/t
Best Americana -­‐ Sara Petite
Best Americana Album -­‐ Nancarrow -­‐ Simple Things
Best Hip-­‐Hop -­‐ Vokab Kompany
Best Hip Hop Album -­‐ 1019 & J. Treel -­‐ Treel Tales of Number Running
Best Pop -­‐ Gayle Skidmore
Best Pop Album -­‐ Tolan Shaw -­‐ Chin Up
Best Alternative -­‐ Prayers
Best Alternative Album -­‐ Wild Wild Wets -­‐ 14th Floor
Best Rock -­‐ The Routine
Best Rock Album -­‐ Barbarian -­‐ Night Blooms
Best Hard Rock -­‐ Schizophonics
Best Hard Rock Album -­‐ Joy -­‐ Under the Spell of Joy
Best World Music-­‐ Todo Mundo
Best World Music Album -­‐ B-­‐Side Players -­‐ Dos Generaciones
Best Local Recording -­‐ G. Burns Jug Band -­‐ The Southern Pacific & the Santa Fe
Best New Artist -­‐ The Bassics
Album of the Year -­‐ Slightly Stoopid -­‐ Meanwhile…Back at the Lab
Artist of the Year -­‐ Switchfoot
Best Live Performer -­‐ Schizophonics
Best Music Video by a San Diego Band -­‐ Slightly Stoopid -­‐ The Prophet
Song of the Year -­‐ Little Hurricane -­‐ Heart Skips a Beat
Lifetime Achievement Award – Peter Sprague
San Diego Music Industry Award – Deering Banjos