2013 WAMI AWARD WINNERS

 

 

Congratulations to all of the 2013 WAMI Award winners!

 

Artist of the Year: Cory Chisel and the Wandering Sons

 

Album of the Year: Field Report “Field Report”

 

Song of the Year: Cory Chisel and the Wandering Sons “I’ve Been Accused”

 

Female Vocalist of the Year: Ida Jo (Ida Jo)

 

Male Vocalist of the Year: Joseph “Smokey” Holman (Tweed Funk)

 

New Artist of the Year: Hugh Bob and the Hustle

 

Alternative Artist of the Year: Field Report

 

Rock/Pop Artist of the Year: Jaill

 

Hard Rock Artist of the Year: Dead Modern Villains

 

Blues Artist of the Year: Alex Wilson Band

 

Americana/Bluegrass Artist of the Year: The WhiskeyBelles

 

Rap/Hip-Hop Artist of the Year: Klassik

 

Jazz Artist of the Year: Jazz Orgy

 

Country Artist of the Year: Chasin’ Mason

 

Big Band/Horn Band of the Year: Mama Digdown’s Brass Band

 

Drummer: of the Year of the Year Mike Underwood (Sly Joe and the Smooth Operators,


Jazz Orgy, Greg Waters and the Broad Street Boogie, Shaker and the Egg)

 

Bassist of the Year: Eric Madunic (Tweed Funk, The Orphans)

 

Guitarist of the Year: Ryan Rossebo (Chasin’ Mason)

 

Reeds/Brass Player of the Year: Mary Rodgers (Baritone Saxophone – Uptown Savages,


Dead Man’s Carnival)

 

String Player of the Year: Blaine McQuinn (Fiddle – The Western Starlanders, The


Brothers Quinn)

 

Studio of the Year: Tanner–Monagle

 

Engineer/Producer of the Year: Vinny Millevolte

 

R&B/Soul Artist of the Year: Charles Walker Band

 

World/Reggae/Ska Artist of the Year: R.A.S. Movement

 

Folk/Celtic Artist of the Year: Macyn Taylor

 

Tribute Band of the Year: Project Pink

 

Cover Band of the Year: Road Trip

 

Christian/Gospel Artist of the Year: Koiné

 

Polka Artist of the Year: The Squeezettes

 

Club DJ/Dance Artist of the Year: DJ Poizon Ivy

 

Singer/Songwriter of the Year: Tony Memmel

 

Rising Star of the Year: Nora Collins

 

Keyboardist of the Year: Alex Drossart (Shaker and the Egg)

 

PEOPLE’S CHOICE


Southeast
Bands: Rabid Aardvarks
Venue: Chill on the Hill
Radio: 88.9 WYMS
Music Teacher: Derek Machan

 

Southwest
Bands: Pat Watters Band
Venue: Majestic Theater
Radio: 97.1 WCOW
Teacher: Janette Hanson

 

Northwest
Bands: Jerry Duginski
Venue: Malarkey’s Pub
Radio: Z104 WMZK
Teacher: Combined with Northeast due to low voting totals

 

Northeast
Bands: Red Light Saints
Venue: Mill Creek
Radio: 105.7 WAPL
Teacher: Dave Jerabek