The ballots have been counted and tallied, and so without further ado, here are the RFT's 2009 Music Awards winners! Remember, it's not too late to RSVP for our Music Awards party, which is taking place next Tuesday, June 23, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Schlafly Tap Room. All of the information is here. The emcees will be Roy Kasten, Christian Schaeffer and yours truly, so expect good times. BTW, Tom Huck also drew this week's cover, seen below.
Best Americana/Folk Theodore
Best Untraditional Americana/Folk The Monads
Best Blues Act Rum Drum Ramblers
Best DJ Flex Boogie
Best Experimental/Eclectic Bikini Acid Best Funk/Soul/R&B Dogtown Allstars
Best Hip-Hop/Rap Artist (solo) Black Spade
Best Hip-Hop/Rap Artist (group) Earthworms
Best Hip-Hop DJ DJ Needles
Best Indie Band So Many Dynamos
Best Jazz Artist Erin Bode
Best Metal/Thrash Head On Collision
Best New Band The Northwoods
Best Punk/Hardcore The Humanoids
Best Pop Band Gentleman Auction House
Best Rock Band LucaBrasi
Best Singer-Songwriter (Female) Cassie Morgan
Best Singer-Songwriter (Male) Bob Reuter
Best Album (self-released) Kentucky Knife Fight, The Wolf Crept, The Children Slept
Best Album (on a label) Rum Drum Ramblers, Hey Lordy Mama Mama Get Up and Go (Big Muddy Records)
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