2016 Muddy Awards Winners

And the 2016 Muddy Awards Winners Are…

Muddy Awards 2016

Contemporary Blues Act • Ben Rice Band
Contemporary Blues Act • Ben Rice Band
“Lloyd Jones” R&B Act • Andy Stokes
“Lloyd Jones” R&B Act • Andy Stokes
Regional Blues Act • Hank Shreve Band
Regional Blues Act • Hank Shreve Band
New Act • Thunder Brothers
New Act • Thunder Brothers
“Duffy Bishop” Female Vocalist • LaRhonda Steele
“Duffy Bishop” Female Vocalist • LaRhonda Steele
“Curtis Salgado” Male Vocalist • Andy Stokes
“Curtis Salgado” Male Vocalist • Andy Stokes
Electric Guitar • Alan Hager
Electric Guitar • Alan Hager
“Terry Robb” Acoustic Guitar • Mary Flower
“Terry Robb” Acoustic Guitar • Mary Flower
Bass • Dave Kahl
Bass • Dave Kahl
Keyboards • Steve Kerin
Keyboards • Steve Kerin
Horns • Peter Moss
Horns • Peter Moss
Venue • Lake Theater & Café
Venue • Lake Theater & Café
NW Recording • Lisa Mann – Hard Times, Bad Decisions
NW Recording • Lisa Mann – Hard Times, Bad Decisions
National Recording • Curtis Salgado – The Beautiful Lowdown
National Recording • Curtis Salgado – The Beautiful Lowdown
NW Event • United By Music North America at Hotel Rose
NW Event • United By Music North America at Hotel Rose
Performance of the Year • Kevin Selfe Buy My Soul Back CD Release Party at Bossanova Ballroom
Performance of the Year • Kevin Selfe Buy My Soul Back CD Release Party at Bossanova Ballroom
Performance of the Year • Karen Lovely at Waterfront Blues Festival
Performance of the Year • Karen Lovely at Waterfront Blues Festival
"Paul deLay" Lifetime Achievement • David Kahl
"Paul deLay" Lifetime Achievement • David Kahl
Back What You Believe In Award • Wendy Schumer
Back What You Believe In Award • Wendy Schumer
The Hurley Award • Barry McKinley
The Hurley Award • Barry McKinley

Photos by Tony Kutter

Contemporary Blues Act – Ben Rice Band

Traditional Blues Act – Ben Rice Band

“Lloyd Jones” R&B Act – Andy Stokes

Regional Blues Act – Hank Shreve Band

New Act – Thunder Brothers

“Duffy Bishop” Female Vocalist – LaRhonda Steele

“Curtis Salgado” Male Vocalist – Andy Stokes

Electric Guitar – Alan Hager

“Terry Robb” Acoustic Guitar – Mary Flower

Bass – Dave Kahl

Keyboards – Steve Kerin

“Jimi Bott” Drums – Brian Foxworth

Harmonica – Mitch Kashmar

Horns – Peter Moss

Venue – Lake Theater & Café

NW Recording – Lisa Mann – Hard Times, Bad Decisions

National Recording – Curtis Salgado – The Beautiful Lowdown

NW Event – United By Music North America at Hotel Rose

Performance of the Year – Tie

  • Kevin Selfe Buy My Soul Back CD Release Party at Bossanova Ballroom 35
  • Karen Lovely at Waterfront Blues Festival

“Paul deLay” Lifetime Achievement – David Kahl

Additional Awards not voted on.

Back What You Believe in Award – Wendy Schumer

The Hurley Award – Barry McKinley