Alibi V.19 No.14 • April 8-14, 2010 

Best of Burque 2010


Best American Roots Band: Squash Blossom Boys
Best American Roots Band: Squash Blossom Boys

Best DJ

DJ Dizzan
2) DJ Justin George
3) Caterwaul

Best Reggae Band

Mystic Vision mysticvision
2) One Foundation
3) Tie: Crazy Fool, Lost Lingo

Best Hip-Hop/Rap MC

2) Saywut?!
3) Occasional Detroit

Best Rock Band

Lost Lingo lostlingo
2) Diverje
3) SuperGiant

Best Indie Rock Band

2) Baretta May
3) Tie: Free Pop, Zagadka

Best American Roots Band

Squash Blossom Boys
2) The Porter Draw
3) Fast Heart Mart

Best Latin/Salsa

2) Son Como Son
3) Calle 66

Best Blues Act

Ryan McGarvey
2) Chris Dracup
3) The Rudy Boy Experiment

Best Jazz Act

Le Chat Lunatique
2) Tommy Gearhart
3) Stu MacAskie Trio

Best Metal Band

2) Bodies of Evidence
3) Anesthesia

Best Electronic Act

2) Brian Botkiller
3) Leiahdorus

Best Avant Garde Act

Alchemical Burn
2) Death Convention Singers
3) Le Chat Lunatique

Best Singer-Songwriter

2) Martin Stamper of Fast Heart Mart
3) Ryan McGarvey

Best Local Radio Program

"Cyberage" on KUNM 89.9 FM
2) "Ear to the Ground" on KUNM 89.9 FM
3) "Music to Soothe the Savage Beast" on KUNM 89.9 FM

Best Music Venue With Alcohol


618 Central SW, 764-8887
2) Burt's Tiki Lounge
3) Low Spirits

Best Alcohol-Free Music Venue

Warehouse 508

508 First Street NW, 296-2738
2) Outpost Performance Space
3) Amped Performance Center

Best Open Mic

The Above Average Open Mic at Winning Coffee Co.

111 Harvard SE, 266-0000
2) The Acoustic Open Mic at Brickyard Pizza
3) Open Mic Happy Hour at Low Spirits

Best Sound Guy

Jason Wolf
2) Aaron Stuedli
3) Ken Cornell

Best Local Record Label

2) Sicksicksick
3) Little Kiss