2009 RFT Music Awards Nominees: The List With Music!
A bit late, but below the jump you'll find links to as many blogposts we've run with MP3s -- and the occasional MySpace page and embedded tune -- of each nominated band. Whew. Chime in with any URLs that have tunes in the comments, of course. I think I have everyone. The music showcase blurbs/information is out today in the paper. All 10,000 words of it.
MP3: "Noah's Arc"
The Lonely Procession
Funky Butt Brass Band
MP3: "Big Sam's Blues"
Best Hip-Hop DJ
The Beat Street Crew
Best Jazz Artist
Gentleman Auction House
The Blind Eyes
Jon Hardy & the Public
Best Album (self-released)
The Educated Guess, West Skyline Drive
Fred Friction, Jesus Drank Wine
Tight Pants Syndrome, Singles
Theodore, Defeated, TN
Kentucky Knife Fight, The Wolf Crept, The Children Slept
The Helium Tapes, The Helium Tapes
Best Album (on a label):
Prisonshake, Dirty Moons (Scat)
Magnolia Summer, Lines from the Frame (Undertow)
Raglani, Of Sirens Born (Kranky)
Gentleman Auction House, Alphabet Graveyard (Emergency Umbrella)
Head On Colllision, Ritual Sacrifice (Beer City)
Rum Drum Ramblers, Hey Lordy Mama Mama Get Up And Go (Big Muddy)