2006 Winners

BEST OVERALL ARTIST – The Selfish Gene
MICHAEL ST. JOHN LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD – Ben Sidran

GENRE AWARDS

BEST BLUES ALBUM – Jerry Alexander – Radiator
BEST BLUES ARTIST – Jerry Alexander – “Guitar Jones”
BEST BLUES SONG – Paul Filipowicz
BEST CLASSICAL ARTIST – Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra
BEST COUNTRY ALBUM – Jessi Lynn – You Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Like This
BEST COUNTRY ARTIST – Snuffy Smith
BEST COUNTRY SONG – Madison County – “Make My Way Back Home”
BEST ELECTRONIC ALBUM – Samarah – Falling Away
BEST ELECTRONIC ARTIST – Samarah
BEST ELECTRONIC SONG – The Dorothy Heralds – “Beautiful”
BEST FOLK/AMERICANA ALBUM – Blake Thomas & the Downtown Brown – Real Like Theater
BEST FOLK AMERICANA ARTIST – Blake Thomas & the Downtown Brown
BEST FOLK/AMERICANA SONG – Bob Manor & The Getaway Drivers – “The Sweetness”
BEST HIP-HOP/R&B ALBUM – The Rob Dz Experience – Soul Anthems
BEST HIP-HOP/R&B ARTIST – dumate
BEST HIP-HOP/R&B SONG – The Rob Dz Experience – “Peace of Mind”
BEST JAZZ ARTIST – Hanah Jon Taylor
BEST JAZZ SONG – Hanah Jon Taylor – “Free Will”
BEST POP ALBUM – Mike Massey – Attack of the Delicious
BEST POP ARTIST – The Profits
BEST POP SONG – 8889 – “Dandelions”
BEST ROCK ALBUM – Lorenzo’s Music – Solomente tres Palabras
BEST ROCK ARTIST – Lorenzo’s Music
BEST ROCK SONG – Lorenzo’s Music – “I’m Doin’ Fine”
BEST UNIQUE ALBUM – Stephanie Rearick – Star Belly
BEST UNIQUE ARTIST – The Gomers
BEST UNIQUE SONG – The Gomers – “I Been Over Dere Hey”
BEST WORLD ALBUM – Yid Vicious – The Seventh Schlemiel
BEST WORLD ARTIST – Harmonious Wail
BEST WORLD SONG – Harmonious Wail – “Joie du Vivre”

NON-GENRE AWARDS

BEST COMPILATION ALBUM – No Camouflage
BEST COVER BAND – The Gomers
BEST ENSEMBLE VOCALS – Harmonious Wail
BEST FEMALE VOCALIST – Beth Kille
BEST INSTRUMENTALIST – Sims Delaney-Pothoff
BEST MALE VOCALIST – Mark Croft
BEST NEW ARTIST – Mark Croft
WISH YOU WERE HERE – Liquid Blue

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS

BEST DJ – Nick Nice

BEST LIVE MUSIC VENUE – High Noon Saloon
BEST LOCAL MUSIC RECORD STORE – B-Side Records
BEST RECORDING STUDIO – Smart Studios