The 2008 RFT Music Award winners represent a diverse cross-section of the old and the new, the familiar and the upstart. Congratulations to the following musicians!
Here is a photo slide show of the winners.
See photos of Tuesday night's ceremony here.
Best Americana/Folk Rum Drum Ramblers
Best Untraditional Americana/Folk The Bottle Rockets
Best Blues Artist Bottoms Up Blues Gang
Best DJ Flex Boogie
Best Eclectic/Uncategorizable The Conformists
Best Funk/Soul/R&B Dogtown Allstars
Best Garage Band The Trip Daddys
Best Hard Rock/Metal Shame Club
Best Hip-Hop DJ Needles
Best Indie Band Bunnygrunt
Best Jazz Artist Erin Bode
Best Live Act 7 Shot Screamers
Best Local Release (on a label) Ludo, You’re Awful, I Love You (Island)
Best Local Release (self-released) Various Artists, Live in St. Louis, Volume 1
Best New Artist The Blind Eyes
Best Pop Band Sex Robots
Best Punk/Hardcore The Pubes
Best Rap/Hip-Hop Artist Midwest Avengers
Best Reggae Band Murder City Players
Best Rock Band 7 Shot Screamers
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