LEARNING RESOURCES @ BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC
[Boston Music Awards 2011]


Below is a list of winners and selected nominations from the 24th annual Boston Music Awards. This year's winners included Berklee alumni Esperanza Spalding, Shea Rose, Viva Viva, Session Americana, Girls Guns and Glory, and staff member Renese King. Note: Several artists below do not have CDs displayed because either the CD is still on order or the artist does not have CDs available. When possible we have provided links to artists’ web sites.




Artist Of the Year:
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation
Dropkick Murphys
Going Out in Style

(Winner)
CD 32507


Album Of The Year:
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Mean Creek
Hemophiliac

 

 

(Winner)

Roy Sludge
Too Drunk To Truck     

(Nominated)
CD 33552


New Artist Of The Year:
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Moufy

 

(Winner)

   
Karmin
Inside Out -EP     

(Nominated)
CD 33569 Berklee Alumni


Song Of The Year:
Artist: Track CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation
David Wax Museum
Everything Is Saved     
Born with a Broken Heart

(Winner)
CD 33570


Live Artist Of The Year:
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation
Dropkick Murphys
Going Out in Style

(Winner)

CD 32507

Kingley Flood
Dust Windows

(Nominated)
CD 31666 Berklee Staff


Video Of The Year:
Artist: Video CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Gentlemen Hall

When We All Disappear

Close To Me

 

(Winner)

Berklee Alumni


Female Vocalist Of The Year:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Lisa Bellow

Double Life

 

 

(Winner)

 
Amanda Palmer
Amanda Palmer Goes Down Under

(Nominated)
CD 33556  


Male Vocalist Of The Year: Christian McNeill (Sea Monsters)
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Sea Monsters

Q-Dee and Soul Series #8



(Winner)
 
Will Dailey
Will Dailey & The Rivals

(Nominated)
CD 33568


Americana Artist Of The Year:
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Girls Guns and Glory

Sweet Nothings

 

(Winner)


CD 33560



Blues Artist Of The Year:
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation
Roomful of Blues
Hook, Line & Sinker

(Winner)
CD 33557  


Electronic Artist Of The Year:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Freezepop

Imaginary Friends

 

(Winner)


CD 32196 Berklee Alumni


DJ Artist Of The Year:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Leah V

 

(Winner)



Folk Artist Of The Year:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Lori McKenna

Lorraine

 


(Winner)

CD 33559
Rose Polenzani
The Rabbit

(Nominated)
CD 33550


Hip Hop Artist Of The Year:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Slaine

A World With No Skies 2.0

 

(Winner)


CD 33554


International Artist Of The Year:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Mamdou Diop
Nadin

 


(Winner)

CD 33558  


Gospel/Inspirational Artist Of The Year:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Renese King
Sleigh Ride

 


(Winner)

CD 33567

DVD 4833 

Berklee Staff


R&B/Soul/Urban Artist Of The Year:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Shea Rose
Little Warrior Mixtape

 


(Winner)

Berklee Alumni


Jazz Artist Of The Year:
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation
Esperanza Spalding
Chamber Music Society

(Winner)
CD 32232
Grace Kelly
Grace

(Nominated)
CD 33555 Berklee Alumni


Metal/Hardcore Artist Of The Year:
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation
Razormaze
The True Speed of Steel

(Winner)
 


Punk Artist Of The Year:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Dead Cats Dead Rats

Shipwreck

 

(Winner)




Rock Artist Of The Year:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Viva Viva

 

(Winner)


CD 33553 Berklee Alumni


Singer/Songwriter Of The Year:
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Aly Spaltro

(Lady Lamb the Beekeeper)
Mammoth Swoon

 

(Winner)

CD 33551


Producer Of The Year- Hip Hop:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Taj Beats

 

(Winner)


 


Producer Of The Year-Rock:
Artist CD Call
Numbers
Berklee Affiliation

Ed Valauskas

 

(Winner)

 

 


Best Music Blog:
Blogger   Berklee Affiliation

Allston Pudding

 

(Winner)




Best Live Music Venue:
Blogger   Berklee Affiliation

Middle East

 

(Winner)




Best DJ/Dance Night:
Artist: Venue   Berklee Affiliation

Fresh Produce

 

 

(Winner)



Best Live Ongoing Residency:
Artist: Venue   Berklee Affiliation

Session Americana

Live

 

(Winner)

 


CD 33549