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ALBUM OF THE YEAR

  1. Marti Brom: Not For Nothin'
  2. Yvette Landry: Should Have Known
  3. Caleb Klauder: Western Country
  4. Eric Brace & Peter Cooper: Master Sessions
  5. Stone River Boys: Love On the Dial
  6. Les Sampou: Lonesomeville
  7. Carolina Chocolate Drops: Genuine Negro Jig
  8. Miss Leslie: Wrong Is What I Do Best
  9. Justin Townes Earle: Harlem River Blues
  10. Zoe Muth & The Lost High Rollers
  11. Sally Spring: Made Of Stars

DEBUT ALBUM

  1. Yvette Landry: Should Have Known
  2. Zoe Muth & The Lost High Rollers
  3. Leyla Fences: Liars, Cheats & Fools
  4. The Secret Sisters
  5. Stone River Boys: Love On The Dial
  6. Tara Linda: Tortilla Western Serenade
  7. Whitey Morgan & The 78s
  8. JD McPherson: Signs And Signifiers
  9. Ruth Moody: The Garden

VARIOUS ARTISTS/TRIBUTE ALBUM

  1. Eilen Jewell: Butcher Holler; Tribute To Loretta Lynn
  2. The Great Recession Orchestra: Have You Ever Even Heard of Milton Brown?
  3. VA: Twistable Turnable Man: A Musical Tribute To The Songs Of Shel Silverstein
  4. VA: Crazy Heart
  5. VA: Broken Hearts and Dirty Windows; Tribute To John Prine

REISSUE/HISTORIC ALBUM

  1. Blaze Foley: Sittin' By The Road
  2. Blue Shadows: On The Floor Of Heaven
  3. Jimmy LaFave: Favorites 1992-2001
  4. Chip Taylor & Carrie Rodriguez: The New Bye And Bye

FEMALE ARTIST

  1. Marti Brom
  2. Yvette Landry
  3. Elizabeth Cook
  4. Carrie Rodriguez
  5. Eilen Jewell
  6. Mavis Staples
  7. Elizabeth McQueen
    Lynne Hanson
    Zoe Muth
  8. Miss Leslie
    Sally Spring

MALE ARTIST

  1. Caleb Klauder
  2. Peter Case
  3. Justin Townes Earle
  4. Paul Thorn
  5. Marty Stuart
  6. Cornell Hurd
  7. Eric Brace
  8. David Olney

SONGWRITER

  1. Josh Ritter
  2. Dan Baker
  3. Paul Thorn
  4. Adam Carroll
  5. Zoe Muth
  6. DB Rielly
  7. Justin Townes Earle
  8. Lynn Hanson

INSTRUMENTALIST

  1. Bill Kirchen
  2. Jerry Miller
  3. Sergio Webb

BEST IN THE INDUSTRY

  1. Bill Hunt (Cow Island)
  2. Jenni Finlay (Jenni Finlay Productions)
  3. Joe Swank (Bloodshot)
  4. Ellen Stanley (Red House)
  5. Gurf Morlix (Rootball)
  6. Bill Wence (Bill Wence Promotions)
    3CMM Editor's Picks - John Conquest's Best of 2010  

ALBUM

  • Les Sampou: Lonesomeville (self)
  • Sarah Borges & The Broken Singles: Live Singles (self)
  • Marti Brom: Not For Nothin’ (Goofin’/Ripsaw)
  • Sally Spring: Made Of Stars (Sniffinpup)
  • Carrie Rodriguez: Love And Circumstance (Ninth Street Opus)
  • Caleb Klauder: Western Country (Quicksilver)
DEBUT ALBUM
  • Zoe Muth & The Lost High Rollers (SonicBoom)
  • Yvette Landry: Should Have Known (Soko)
  • New Mystery Girl: Twist City (self)

VARIOUS ARTISTS/TRIBUTE ALBUM

  • Eilen Jewell: Butcher Holler; A Tribute To Loretta Lynn (Signature Sounds)
  • The Great Recession Orchestra: Have You Even Heard Of Milton Brown? (New Texas Swing)

REISSUE/HISTORIC ALBUM

  • Blaze Foley: Sittin’ By The Road (Lost Art)
  • Blue Shadows: On The Floor Of Heaven (Bumstead)
  • Jimmy LaFave: Favorites 1992-2001 (Music Road)

FEMALE ARTIST

  • Marti Brom
  • Sarah Borges
  • Susan Cowsill

MALE ARTIST

  • Bobby Charles
  • David Olney
  • Mike Stinson

DUO/GROUP

  • Larry Lange & His Lonely Knights
  • David Olney & Sergio Webb
  • Cornell Hurd Band

INSTRUMENTALIST

  • Jerry Miller (guitar, Eilen Jewell)
  • Carrie Rodriguez (fiddle)
  • Kristi Guillory (accordion, Bonsoir Catin)

SONGWRITER

  • Melissa Greener
  • Nancy K Dillon
  • TIffani Ginn

SONG

  • Chrissy Flatt: "Sally’s Rumble"
  • Sally Spring: "Made Of Stars"
  • Les Sampou: "Lonesomeville"

BEST IN THE INDUSTRY

  • Devon Leger (Hearth Music)
  • Bill Hunt (Cow Island)
  • Martha Stracener Dantzic (Quicksilver Productions)
  • Tracy Delfino (Trespass Music)

BOOK

  • John Broven: Record Makers And Breakers; Voices Of The Independent Rock ‘N’ Roll Pioneers (University of Illinois Press, paper)

FAR is compiled by John Conquest for 3rd Coast Music Magazine.   ©2009-2011 John Conquest


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