2016 AMP Unsung Hero Award

music industry awards

Each year, AMP presents the Unsung Hero Award to an individual who has made a positive difference in the Austin music scene and deserves public recognition. Past recipients include Steve Wertheimer, Herb Holland, and Casey Monahan.

The winner for 2016 was Dianne Scott of the Continental Club.

Other Unsung Hero nominees for this year included:

Joe Ables, Saxon Pub
Courtney Cooper, producer
Jim Eno, Hi-Fi Studios
Beth Galiger, music teacher
Jennifer Houlihan, Austin Music Poeple
Colin Kendrick, Black Fret
Alissa McCain, TALA
Harold McMillan, DiverseArts CultureWorks/Kenny Dorham’s Backyard
Dave Prewitt, Dave TV
Geoffey Schulman, Austin Community College, Music Business Department
Jean Spivey, Old Settlers Music Festival
Jerry Tubb, Terra Nova Mastering
Kim Yarbrough, superfan
Bak Zoumanigui, The FeedBak