A list of the winners announced at the show follows.
Artist of the Year
Lucas Cates Band
Performer of the Year
Queenie and the Blue Cats
The Blue Olives
The Lucas Cates Band
Youth Ensemble of the Year
Youth Vocalist of the Year
Instrumentalist of the Year
Lewis DeVille of The deVillebillies
Kia Karlen of Yid Vicious
John Doing of Houses in Motion
Mike Adams of the Sharp & Harkins Band on harmonica
Julia McConahay on violin
Vocalist of the Year
Song of the Year
Fedora -- "Lucy"
Jeff Larsen -- "Mini Suite for Two Guitars"
Rowdy Prairie Dogs -- "That's Why"
The Lucas Cates Band -- "Love Broke Her Heart"
Sensuous Enemy -- "Over"
The Lucas Cates Band -- "Candlelight"
Harmonious Wail -- "I Like to Feel My Bones"
The Lucas Cates Band -- "All the Pieces"
The Lucas Cates Band -- "Lives With Demons"
Art Paul Schlosser -- "Have a Peanut Butter Sandwich"
Natty Nation -- "Greed"
Natty Nation -- "Reincarnation"
Album of the Year
Queenie & the Blue Cats -- Another Blue Day
Bratfest 2008 Music
Sensuous Enemy -- Fragments
Josh Harty -- A Long List of Lies
Harmonious Wail -- Resist Temptation
Gladstone -- Paper Sky
The Kissers -- Live Candy Ratz
Art Paul Schlosser -- Leftovers
Felicia Alima -- Trade
Natty Nation -- Reincarnation
Video of the Year
Sunspot -- "Sweet Relief"
Live Music Venue of the Year
High Noon Saloon
Recording Studio of the Year
Live Sound Engineer of the Year
Local Music Record Store of the Year
Local Music Radio Station of the Year
WORT 89.9 FM
Local Music Radio Personality of the Year
Rockin' John McDonald
Wish You Were Here Album
Planet of 9 -- Abduction from the World E
Wish You Were Here Song
Alakrity -- "Wait Up
The party continued after the awards show, meanwhile, with seven after-party that ran through Saturday night and on into Mother's Day morning. Whore du Jour and Aniv de la Rev played at the Frequency; Blueheels and Jentri Colello & the Clouds played at Cafe Montmartre; DJ Amos Smith and DJ Mike Carlson performed at the Great Dane Hilldale; glassGhosts and Cemetery Improvement Society performed with more DJs at the Inferno; Know Boundaries, Stink Tank, dumate, and Lucha Libre played at the Majestic; and Baghdad Scuba Review played at Mr. Roberts.
Rich Albertoni and Kristian Knutsen contributed to this report.