2015 San Diego Music Award winners

Best Club DJ -­‐ DJ Claire 
Best Cover Band -­‐ Lady Dottie & the Diamonds 
Best Singer/Songwriter -­‐ Sierra West 
Best Jazz -­‐ Gilbert Castellanos 
Best Jazz Album -­‐ Danny Green Trio -­‐ After the Calm 
Best Blues -­‐ Rebecca Jade & the Cold Fact 
Best Blues Album -­‐ Sure Fire Soul Ensemble -­‐ s/t 
Best Americana -­‐ Sara Petite 
Best Americana Album -­‐ Nancarrow -­‐ Simple Things 
Best Hip-­‐Hop -­‐ Vokab Kompany 
Best Hip Hop Album -­‐ 1019 & J. Treel -­‐ Treel Tales of Number Running 
Best Pop -­‐ Gayle Skidmore 
Best Pop Album -­‐ Tolan Shaw -­‐ Chin Up 
Best Alternative -­‐ Prayers 
Best Alternative Album -­‐ Wild Wild Wets -­‐ 14th Floor 
Best Rock -­‐ The Routine 
Best Rock Album -­‐ Barbarian -­‐ Night Blooms 
Best Hard Rock -­‐ Schizophonics 
Best Hard Rock Album -­‐ Joy -­‐ Under the Spell of Joy 
Best World Music-­‐ Todo Mundo 
Best World Music Album -­‐ B-­‐Side Players -­‐ Dos Generaciones 
Best Local Recording -­‐ G. Burns Jug Band -­‐ The Southern Pacific & the Santa Fe 
Best New Artist -­‐ The Bassics 
Album of the Year -­‐ Slightly Stoopid -­‐ Meanwhile...Back at the Lab 
Artist of the Year -­‐ Switchfoot 
Best Live Performer -­‐ Schizophonics 
Best Music Video by a San Diego Band -­‐ Slightly Stoopid -­‐ The Prophet 
Song of the Year -­‐ Little Hurricane -­‐ Heart Skips a Beat 
Lifetime Achievement Award – Peter Sprague 
San Diego Music Industry Award – Deering Banjos