2012 NAMA winners and photos

Shannon Wurst performs during the 2012 Northwest Arkansas Music Awards ceremony Sunday night at George’s Majestic Lounge.

All photos: Todd Gill, Fayetteville Flyer

Once again, the Northwest Arkansas Music Awards were all about the Shreves in 2012.

Randall Shreve and his brother Benjamin have cleaned up at the NAMAs over the past few years, and that trend continued Sunday night when Randall added five awards to his collection, and Benjamin took home a Double Hall of Fame Award.

Other Hall of Fame inductees this year included Leah and the Mojo Doctors, Fayetteville Funk Ensemble, and Deadbird. Also, Oreo Blue were honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award for their contributions to the music scene over the years.

Performers this year included Afrique Aya, Shannon Wurst, Nathan A., The Brothers Shreve, and Oreo Blue.

The full list of winners are below. Good job, everyone.

Randall Shreve

Tommy Culpepper

Shannon Wurst

Calle Soul

Kyle Kellams

Nathan A.

Perpetual Werewolf

I Do Declare

A Good Fight

Female Singer/Songwriter
Carter Sampson

Male Singer/Songwriter
Randall Shreve

Female Vocalist In a Band
Leah Spears (Leah & The Mojo Doctors)

Male Vocalist In a Band
Randall Shreve (Randall Shreve & The Sideshow)

Spoken Word
Tommy Culpepper

Matt & Gus Smith

Double Hall of Fame
Benjamin Del Shreve

Latin Band
Calle Soul

Jazz Band
Fayetteville Jazz Collective

Blues Band
Earl & Them

Hall of Fame
Leah and the Mojo Doctors

Jam/Funk Band
1 Oz Jig

Folk/Bluegrass Band
Mountain Sprout

Country Band
Sarah Hughes Band

Cover Band
Boom Kinetic

Hall of Fame
Fayetteville Funk Ensemble

DJ Derrick

Hip-Hop/R&B Band
Hardaway and the Commoners

Indie/Alternative Band
Randall Shreve & The Sideshow

Rock Band
A Good Fight

Punk/Hardcore Band
The Plaid Jackets

Metal/Hard Rock Band
Perpetual Werewolf

Hall of Fame

Lifetime Achievement
Oreo Blue

Best New Artist
I Do Declare

Album of the Year
Randall Shreve & The Sideshow (The Jester)

Artist of the Year
Randall Shreve & The Sideshow