Here’s the 2011 San Diego Music Awards winners list

The 21st annual San Diego Music Awards raised $25,612 last night at Humphrey’s to provide Taylor guitars to San Diego County elementary schools. A Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to The Penetrators. The following local artists also received honors:

Best Tribute Band - Cash’d Out

Best Club DJ - Gabe Vega

Best Acoustic - Colin Clyne

Best Electronic - Jamuel Saxon

Best Jazz - In Motion Trio

Best Jazz Album - The Mattson 2 – Feeling Hands

Best Blues - Lady Dottie & the Diamonds

Best Blues Album – Low Volts – Twist Shake Grind Break

Best World Music - B-Side Players

Best World Music Album – Todo Mundo – Organic Fire

Best Americana - Blackout Party

Best Americana Album - The Tree Ring – Generous Shadows

Best Hip Hop - Vokab Kompany

Best Hip Hop Album - Blame One – Endurance

Best Pop - The Silent Comedy

Best Pop Album - Maren Parusel – Artificial Gardens

Best Alternative - Little Hurricane

Best Alternative Album – Little Hurricane – Homewrecker

Best Rock – Transfer

Best Rock Album – The Donkeys – Born with Stripes

Best Hard Rock - As I Lay Dying

Best Hard Rock Album - Downspell – The Violent Majority

Best Local Recording - Writer – Miss Mermaid

Best New Artist - Low Volts

Song of the Year – Transfer – Losing Composure

Album of the Year - Little Hurricane – Homewrecker

Artist of the Year - Switchfoot

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