Wednesday, December 16, 2009
Best Of SETX 2009
Here we go - my list of personal favorites of the best in everything in-and-from Southeast Texas for 2009.
SETX Entertainer Of The Year 2009: Jesse Dayton [above]. [What a year for Jesse! Not only is he the best country singer from SETX, he's also the man behind Captain Clegg and the Night Creatures AND Banjo & Sullivan.]
Best SETX Song 2009: "Zombie A-Go-Go" by Captain Clegg and the Night Creatures [Jesse Dayton].
Best SETX Album 2009: "4 Life" by Bun B and UGK.
Best SETX Rock Artist[s] 2009: Drachen.
Best SETX Country Artist 2009: Jesse Dayton.
Best SETX Hip-Hop Artist[s] 2009: Bun B and UGK.
Best SETX Blues Artist 2009: Johnny Winter.
Best SETX Psychobilly Artist[s] 2009: Captain Clegg and the Night Creatures [Jesse Dayton].
Best SETX Festival 2009: TIE - The Spindletop Film and Music Festival, and the Connect The Dots Music Festival.
Best SETX Band Reunion 2009: Mayday.
Best SETX Reissue 2009: TIE - Johnny Winter/Janis Joplin Woodstock Experience.
Best SETX Sports Team 2009: The Spindletop Rollergirls.
Best SETX Media Personality 2009: KBTV FOX 4's The Rapping Weatherman [Nick Kosir].
Best SETX Artist 2009: Keith Carter.
Best SETX Writer 2009: Jane McBride.
Best SETX Political Guru 2009: W Joe Deshotel.
Best SETX Pin-up photographer/model 2009: Laura Urban LaBove.
Best SETX Ninja 2009: Jody Ross Nolan.
Best SETX Pirate 2009: Cassie Simer.
Best SETX Web Site 2009: Connect The Dots - http://www.ctheds.com/
Best SETX Radio Show 2009: Big Dog 106's Homegrown Show.
Best SETX Television Show 2009: KBTV FOX 4's "Good Day."
Best SETX Indoor Venue Since The Vortex Closed 2009: The Star Bar.
Best SETX Outdoor Venue 2009: The Art Studio Inc.
Best SETX Place For Breakfast 2009: The Early Bird Cafe.
Best SETX Eatery 2009: The Zydeco Louisiana Diner.
Best SETX Coffee Lounge 2009: The Barking Dog.
Best SETX Books/music/dvds/cafe 2009: Barnes & Noble.
Best SETX Movie 2009: "Noble Things."
Best SETX Performance in a Movie 2009: TIE - Jesse Dayton as Captian Clegg in Rob Zombie's "Halloween II" [above] and Tracy Byrd as himself in "Noble Things."
Best SETX Song Heard in a Movie 2009: TIE - Captain Clegg & The Night Creatures' "Transylvania Terror Train" in Rob Zombie's "Halloween II" and Banjo & Sullivan's "Dick Soup" heard in Rob Zombie's "The Haunted World of El Superbeasto."