Leading the way is the Reigning 2013 Harmonica Player of the Year, Alligator Recording artist Rick Estrin & The Nightcats, with 4 nominations! These include nominations for Band of the Year along with individual award nominations for B.B. King Entertainer of the Year and Harmonica Player of the Year for Rick Estrin and Guitar Player of the Year for Kid Andersen.
John Nemeth is proudly nominated for B.B. King Entertainer of the Year and Soul Blues Male Artist of the Year. Phantom Blues Band’s Tony Braunagel and Mike Finnigan are nominated for Drummer of the Year and Pine Top Perkins Piano Player of the Year, respectively.
Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials are nominated for Band of the Year and Walter Trout is nominated for Rock Blues Album of the Year! We could not be more proud of all of our nominees! We thank all the nominators and fans who made this possible. We hope you will go to www.blues.org and vote for any and all artists represented by Intrepid. They are all very deserving. We could not be more proud!