#EUROPEAN BLUES AWARDS – RESULTS 2013
BEST GUITARIST – Winner – Virgil McMahon.
BEST BAND – Winner – Gerry McAvoy’s Band of Friends
BEST EVENT/FESTIVAL – Winner – Great British R&B Festival (Colne)
BEST SOLO/ACOUSTIC – Winner – Matt Andersen
BEST PUBLICATION – Winner – Blues Magazine (Netherlands)
BEST MUSICIAN (PERFORMANCE) – Winner – Rob Townsend (Blues Band/Manfred Mann)
BEST RADIO SHOW – Winner – Paul Jones (BBC Radio 2)
LIFETIME CONTRIBUTION TO EUROPEAN BLUES (Awarded by the team) – Winner – Wilko Johnson
BEST VOCALIST – Winner – Ian Siegal
Congratulations to all the highly deserving winners. Voting volume was absolutely phenomenal and thanks to everyone who voted and made this year’s awards such a tremendous success. Presentations are in the process of being made and please follow our weekly twitter forum #BluesHour from 20.00 GMT every week for more information, updates and coverage https://twitter.com/BluesHour
Our special thanks to Carlisle International Blues Festival UK for doing a really brilliant job in hosting this year’s results.