Here at 103 FXD, Morning’s with Joe, On the Job with Dennis, The Drive with Eric and me, The Country Scoop with Heather are all participating in an in-house ACM competition!
“The” silver plaque is currently hanging at Dennis’s desk. He choose the most categories right for the televised awards show last year. With the 48th Annual ACM Awards coming up Sunday April 7th, at 8 p.m. on ET, we are all shooting to take it away from him and hang it at our desk!
The non-televised winners have been announced. If you want to read up on what the award is for or why the artist won it go to http://www.acmcountry.com/news.html?n_id=465!
The plaque is mine!
Cliffie Stone Pioneer Award – Keith Whitley and The Judds
Crystal Milestone Award – Jason Aldean
Gene Weed Special Achievement Award – Blake Shelton
Jim Reeves International Award – Lady Antebellum
Mae Boren Axton Award – Tommy Wiggins
Poet’s Award – Guy Clark and Hank Williams
Casino of the Year – Red Rock Casino & Resort – Las Vegas, NV
Nightclub of the Year – Joe’s Bar – Chicago, IL
Venue of the Year – Ryman Auditorium – Nashville, TN
Dom Romeo Talent Buyer of the Year – Jerry Hufford – Buck Owens’ Crystal Palace
Promoter of the Year – Ed Warm – Joe’s Bar
Musician, Bandleader, Instrumentalist (MBI) Awards:
Producer of the Year– Jay Joyce
Audio Engineer of the Year – Chuck Ainlay
Bass Player of the Year – Jimmie Lee Sloas
Percussionist/Drummer of the Year – Matt Chamberlain
Fiddle Player of the Year – Aubrey Haynie
Guitarist of the Year – J.T. Corenflos
Piano/Keyboard Player of the Year – Michael Rojas
Specialty Instrument(s) Player of the Year – Ilya Toshinsky
Steel Guitar Player of the Year – Mike Johnson
Songwriter of the Year – Dallas Davidson