Best Annual Event
Oakland Art & Soul

Best Artist
Anthony Holdsworth

Best Art Gallery
Vessel Gallery

Best Arts Organization
Pro Arts

Best Band
Aja Vision (formerly Psychic Handbook)

Best Booker at a Club
Larry Trujillo, the Uptown Nightclub

Best Club
The New Parish

Best Dance Club

Best DJ
DJ Miggy Stardust

Best Jazz Combo

Best Local Album
Carpal Tunnel Vision Quest — Cash Pony

Best Local Author
Michael Chabon

Best Local Blog or Website
Oakland Local

Best Local Book
The Essential Urban Farmer — Novella Carpenter

Best Local Film or Documentary
Hella Brown: Real Sex in the City

Best Poet
Jamie DeWolf

Best Protest Artist
Boots Riley

Best Radio Show

Best Record Label
1-2-3-4-Go! Records

Best Singer

Best Theatrical Production

Best Underground Cultural Event
Tourette's Without Regrets