2005 Winners

ACOUSTIC ARTIST – The Profit$
ACOUSTIC ALBUM – Lis Harvey – Porcupine
AMERICANA ARTIST – New Kentucky Quarter
AMERICANA ALBUM – New Kentucky Quarter – Simple Things
BLUEGRASS ARTIST – Cork n’ Bottle String Band
BLUES ARTIST – Paul Filipowicz
BLUES ALBUM – Paul Filipowicz – Chinatown
CLASSICAL ARTIST – Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra
CLASSICAL ALBUM – Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra – Close to the Music
COMPILATION ALBUM  – Hot Rod Love Songs
COUNTRY ARTIST – Madison County
COUNTRY ALBUM – Jesse Walker – Just Country
BEST DJ – Mike Carlson
ELECTRONIC ARTIST – Null Device
ELECTRONIC ALBUM – Null Device – A Million Different Moments
HIP-HOP ARTIST – The Rob Dz Experience
HIP-HOP ALBUM – The Crest – Wiscompton
JAM ARTIST – The Northern Pines Band
JAM ALBUM – The Northern Pines Band – Cowfight
JAZZ ARTIST – Hanah Jon Taylor
JAZZ ALBUM – Lynnea Godfriaux & Brad Pregeant – In Black & White
LATIN ARTIST – The Tony Castaneda Jazz Sextet
LATIN ALBUM – The Tony Castaneda Jazz Sextet – Viva el Cardinal
METAL/HARD ROCK ARTIST – The Skintones
METAL/HARD ROCK ALBUM – The Skintones – Never Get Better
OTHER ARTIST – El Donk
OTHER ALBUM – Subvocal – Nikki’s Room
PUNK ARTIST – Seven-One-Five
PUNK ALBUM – Droids Attack – All Your Chicks Are Belong to Us
R&B ARTIST – Brttany Hayes
R&B ALBUM – Phat Phunktion – You and Me
ROCK ARTIST – Awesome Car Funmaker
ROCK ALBUM – Clear Blue Betty – Never Been a Rebel
WORLD/REGGAE ARTIST – Yid Vicious

NON GENRE AWARDS:    

RECORDING STUDIO – DNA Studios
UNDERAGE ARTIST – Brittany Hayes
MALE VOCALIST – Blake Thomas (Blake Thomas & the Downtown Brown)
FEMALE VOCALIST – Jan Wheaton
ENSEMBLE VOCALS – Navan
INSTRUMENTALIST – Hanah Jon Taylor
NEW ARTIST – Dafino

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS:

BEST OVERALL ARTIST – The Profit$
COVER BAND – Cherry Pie
LIVE MUSIC VENUE – High Noon Saloon
LOCAL MUSIC RECORD OUTLET – B-Side
LOCAL MUSIC PRINT MEDIA – Rick’s Café
LOCAL MUSIC TELEVISION SHOW – Urban Theater
LOCAL MUSIC RADIO STATION – WORT
MICHAEL ST. JOHN LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD – Jan Wheaton