The winners of another record public vote were announced on Sunday 25th November from Dublin Ireland on City FM Radio Show Blues Train by finalist Charlie Hussey. If you missed the results here they are together with a link to listen back to the show.
Best Magazine/Publication – BLUES MATTERS UK
Best Radio Show – CERYS MATTHEWS BLUES SHOW BBC RADIO 2
Best Festival/Event – RIBS EN BLUES RAALTE
Best Album/Session – THE DIVINE AND DIRTY by KRIS BARRAS BAND
Best Musician (Performance) – SUSAN SANTOS
Best Solo/Acoustic – EDDIE MARTIN
Best Vocalist (Male) – JOE BONAMASSA
Best Vocalist (Female) – BETH HART
Best Guitarist – JOE BONAMASSA
Best Band – KING KING
There was also a Lifetime Contribution Award for KEITH RICHARDS of the Rolling Stones decided by the followers of the weekly Monday #BluesHour forum on twitter.
Here is the mix cloud link for the European Blues Awards 2018 Results Show on the Blues Train
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