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 -


Best Pop - 

The Silent Comedy

Best Pop Album - 

Maren Parusel -

Artificial Gardens

Best Alternative - 

Little Hurricane

Best Alternative Album – 

Little Hurricane -


Best Rock – 


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 -


Artist of the Year -