34th Annual SPBGMA



January 31, February 1-2-3, 2008

Held at Sheraton Music City Hotel, Nashville, Tennessee



Results of Presentations held on Sunday, February 3rd.


1. Bluegrass Promoter of the Year: John & Fern Hutchinson


2. Bluegrass Radio Station of the Year:  WDVX-FM Knoxville, TN


3. Bluegrass DJ of the Year:  Freddy Smith, WDVX-FM


4. Bluegrass Club Newsletter of the Year:  Fireball Mail (Southern Wisconsin Bluegrass Music Association)


5. Bluegrass Song Writer of the Year:  Tom T. Hall & Dixie Hall


6. Bluegrass Album of the Year:  "THE ROAD HEADIN' HOME" - by Grasstowne for Pinecastle Records


7. Bassfiddle Performer of the Year:  Mickey Harris


8. Dobro Performer of the Year:  Phil Leadbetter


9. Guitar Performer of the Year:  Josh Williams


10. Mandolin Performer of the Year:  Danny Roberts


11. Banjo Performer of the Year:  Kenny Ingram


12. Fiddle Performer of the Year:  Hunter Berry


13. Female Vocalist of the Year (Contemporary):  Rhonda Vincent


14. Female Vocalist of the Year (Traditional):  Alecia Nugent


15. Male Vocalist of the Year (Contemporary):  Larry Stephenson


16. Male Vocalist of the Year (Traditional):  James King


17. Gospel Group of the Year (Contemporary):  NewFound Road


18. Gospel Group of the Year (Traditional):  Paul Williams & The Victory Trio


19. Vocal Group of the Year:  Rhonda Vincent & The Rage


20. Instrumental Group of the Year:  The Grascals


21. Bluegrass Band of the Year (Overall):  The Grascals


22. Song of the Year:  "LEFTY'S OLD GUITAR" by J.D. Crowe & The New South for Rounder Records


23. Entertaining Group of the Year:  Nothin' Fancy


24. Entertainer of the Year:  Rhonda Vincent