1996 Winners

Album of the Year
Rust - Bar Chord Rituals

Artist of the Year
Jewel

Best Acoustic
Elizabeth Hummel

Best Alternative
Liquid Groove

Best Alternative Album
Rocket From The Crypt - Scream, Dracula, Scream!

Best Americana or Country
Glen Jeffrey Band

Best Blues
Mississippi Mudsharks

Best Big Band 
Benny Holman Band

Best Jazz
Hollis Gentry

 



Best Jazz Album
Jaime Valle - Different World

Best Latin Jazz
Jaime Valle & Equinox

Best Local Recording
Loam - Stereoscopic

Best Pop-Jazz
Greyboy Allstars

Best Punk
Unwritten Law

Best Rock
Sprung Monkey

Best Rock Album
Sprung Monkey

Best Tribute Band
The Heroes

Best World Music
Big Mountain