The Dorrys – Music

The Dorrys honor the best in the past year’s music, or more specifically any music that first appeared in Rhode Island or a border town between August 1, 2015 and July 31, 2016.

VOTING CLOSED ON SEPTEMBER 15

Now COME TO THE DORRIES! Hear the winners announced live, stand in a room full of nominees, and be surprised by how much you didn’t even know there was to offer here in Rhode Island.

Album of the Year
Greg Abate & Phil Woods, Kindred Spirits (Live)
AraabMuzik, Dream World
Bellerophon, Teosinte
Black Oil Incinerator, Built In Space
Allysen Callery, The Song The Songbird Sings
DJ Richard, Grind
Duncan Laurie, Induction Furnace
The Low Anthem, Eyeland
O.B. Howard, O.B. Howard
Obaku, Circles In The Desert

EP of the Year
Apollo Cred, No Johns
Claves, Between The Pine
Container, Treatment
Flinstones, 6 66
Halbwome, Collected Emotions
Mis(s)invader, whywouldtheydoitlikethat
pôrs(ə)lən/, L’appel du vide

Song of the Year
Bellerophon, “Sabrosona”
Cottaging, “Headhunter”
B Dolan, “Safety Theater”
Khary, “Find Me”
Lovesick, “Hey Mama”
A. Ros, “All I Wanted”
Way Out, “Arrival”

DJ of the Year
Andy Morris
DJ Cookie Policy
Music Please
DJ Travieso
Where’s Nasty?

Event of the Year
Dot Air
Foo Fest
Newport Folk Festival
Pronk!
PVDFest
Revival Fest II
Rhythm and Roots Festival

Loud Act of the Year
Bloodpheasant
Creeping
Flinstones
Gila Monster
Hussy
Obaku
Vomit Arsonist

Quiet Act of the Year
Dites-Le Avec Les Fleurs
Halbwome
Ethan Kerrigan
Mem1
Sianna Plavin
Shores of Latency

Rock Act of the Year
Arc Iris
Cannibal Ramblers
Downtown Boys
Lovesick
Ravi Shavi
Snowplows
Whore Paint
Willow

Electronic Act of the Year
Bellerophon
Container
Favourite
Snowbeasts
Unicorn Hard-On
Virusse

Rap/Hip-Hop Act of the Year
Bothered
Couture
Jon Hope
Medusah Black
Young Kaii
ZuKrewe

Roots/Folk Act of the Year
Allysen Callery
Ian Fitzgerald
The Gnomes
The Huntress and Holder of Hands
Joey
Last Good Tooth

Record Store of the Year
Analog Underground (Providence)
Armageddon Shop (Providence)
In Your Ear (Warren)
Olympic Records (Providence)
Sunset Records (Somerset)
Vinyl Guru (Newport)
What Cheer? (Providence)