2009 RFT Music Awards Winners



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.

  • Tom Huck

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)