1985

Denotes Concert Industry Award Winner


Most Creative Tour Package
Tina Turner & Glenn Frey
Amy Grant / Philip Bailey
Bryan Adams / Survivor
Fresh Festivals
Kenny Rogers / Dolly Parton / Sawyer Brown
Monsters of the Universe
Night Ranger / Starship
Thompson Twins / Orchestral Manoeuvers in the Dark

Small Hall / Club Tour Of The Year
The Hooters
Frankie Goes to Hollywood
Gallagher
INXS
Ricky Skaggs
Van Morrison
Weird Al Yankovic

Major Tour Of The Year
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band
Bryan Adams
Dire Straits
Prince & The Revolution

>Booking Agency Of The Year
ICM
CAA (Creative Artists Agency)
ITG (International Talent Group)
Monterey Peninsula Artists
Premier Talent Agency

Personal Manager Of The Year
Ken Kragen
Bill Sammeth
Jim Morey
John Barruck
Jon Landau
Roger Davies
Tony Smith

Booking Agent Of The Year
Fred Bohlander / Monterey Peninsula Artists
Barry Bell / Premier
Bill Elson / ICM
Jeff Franklin / ATI-ICM
Mike Farrell / ITG
Rob Light / CAA
Tom Ross / CAA
Wayne Forte / ITG

Talent Buyer Of The Year
Bob Geldof / Bill Graham / Harvey Goldsmith, Live Aid
Jim Baker / Consolidated Entertainment
John Scher / Monarch Entertainment Bureau
Larry Maglio / Electric Factory Concerts
Larry Vallon / Universal Amphitheatre
Louis Messina / Pace Concerts
Michael Cohl / Concert Productions International (CPI)

Concert Industry Event Of The Year
Live Aid
Farm Aid
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
The Bruce Springsteen Stadium Tour
USA for Africa

Comeback Tour Of The Year
Tina Turner
Heart
Joni Mitchell
John Fogerty
KISS
ZZ Top

Outstanding Technical Production Company
Vari*Lite
Clair Brothers Audio (tie)
Mountain Productions
Nocturne Lighting
Showco
Showlites
United Production Services
Upstaging

Most Creative Stage Set
Ronnie James Dio
Don Henley
RATT
Thompson Twins
Tina Turner
U2

Next Major Arena Headliner
Tears For Fears
A-HA
Corey Hart
Dokken
Go West
Hooters
Howard Jones
INXS
Run DMC
Sawyer Brown
Simple Minds
The Alarm
The Cure
Twisted Sister

Innovation Of The Year
The Benefit Concert Telethon
Concert Video Projection Systems
The Midi (keyboard-computer link)
Rolling Stage