1989

Presented January 16, 1990 at Radio City Music Hall in New York, NY

Denotes Concert Industry Award Winner


Most Creative Stage Production
The Rolling Stones
David Copperfield
Metallica

Most Creative Tour Package
Jeff Beck / Stevie Ray Vaughan
Bon Jovi / Skid Row
Conway Twitty, George Jones, Lorreta Lynn & Merle Haggard
The Cure / Love & Rockets / The Pixies
Great White / Tesla
Little Feat / Melissa Ethridge
Metallica / The Cult
New Order / Sugarcubes / PiL

Club Tour Of The Year
Living Colour
Indigo Girls
k.d. lang & the reclines
Melissa Ethridge
New Kids on the Block

Small Hall Tour Of The Year
The B-52's
10,000 Maniacs
Bob Dylan
Bonnie Raitt
Edie Brickell & New Bohemians
Lou Reed
Lyle Lovett / Leo Kottke
Replacements

Major Tour Of The Year
The Rolling Stones
The Who

Best New Major Concert Venue
Deer Creek Music Center (IN)
Lakewood Amphitheatre (GA)
The "New" Ritz (NY)
Slim's (CA)

Best Outdoor Concert Venue
Red Rocks Amphitheatre (CO)
Alpine Valley Music Theatre (WI)
Deer Creek Music Center (IN)
Garden State Arts Center (NJ)
Great Woods Center (MA)
The Greek Theatre (CA)
Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre (CO)
Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre (CA)
Jones Beach Theatre (NY)
Pacific Amphitheatre (CA)

Best Indoor Concert Venue
Radio City Music Hall (NYC)
Beacon Theatre (NY)
Fox Theatre (MI)
Meadowlands Arena (NJ)
Orlando Arena (FL)
Palace of Auburn Hills (MI)
Pittsburgh Civic Arena (PA)
Rosemont Horizon (IL)
Sundome (FL)
Universal Amphitheatre (CA)

Booking Agency Of The Year
Monterey Peninsula Artists
CAA
Famous Artists Agency
ICM
International Talent Group
Premier Talent Agency
Triad Artists
William Morris Agency

Nightclub Talent Buyer Of The Year
Chuck Beardsley (The "New" Ritz, NY)
Bud Becker (Hammerjacks, MD)
Bob Burrows (86 St. Music Hall, BC)
Scott Gelman (Park West, IL)
Steve Fallon (Maxwell's, NJ)
Seth Hurwitz (9;30 Club, Washington D.C.)
Bill Kitchen (The Bayou, Washington D.C.)
Steve McClellan (First Avenue, MN)
Alan Pepper (Bottom Line, NY)
Ken Phebus (Coach House, CA)
Queenie Taylor / Harry Duncan (Slim's, CA)

Personal Manager Of The Year
Dick Scott (New Kids on the Block)
Peter Asher (Little Feat)
Cliff Burnstein / Peter Mensch (Def Leppard, Metallica)
Bill Curbishley (The Who)
Bertis Downes / Jefferson Holt (R.E.M.)
Bill Ham (Clint Black)
Steve Jensen / Martin Kirkup (B-52's, Bryan Ferry)
Howard Kaufman (Cult, Jimmy Buffett, Poison)
Doc McGhee (Bon Jovi, Skid Row)
Jim Morey (Andrew "Dice" Clay)
Chuck Morris (Highway 101, Dirt Band, Lyle Lovett)
Arnold Stiefel / Randy Phillips (Rod Stewart)

Agent Of The Year
Fred Bohlander (MPA)
Jerry Ade (Famous Artists)
Dennis Arfa (QBQ)
Bobby Brooks (CAA)
Marc Geiger (Triad)
Jane Geraghty (Premier Talent)
Rob Light (CAA)
Mike Pirinian (CAA)
Terry Rhodes (ICM)
Tom Ross (CAA)
Marsha Vlassic (ICM)
Dan Weiner (MPA)
Buck Williams (FBI)

Talent Buyer Of The Year
Missy Worth (MCA Concerts)
Mike Evans (MusicCentre Productions)
David Hart (Nederlander Organization)
Fred Ordower (Ogden Allied Presents)
Ken Scher (Nederlander of California)
Barbara Stroum (White Rose)
Leslie West (Alpine Valley)

Promoter Of The Year
Bill Graham (Bill Graham Presents)
Jules Belkin (Belkin Productions)
Jack Boyle (Cellar Door)
Arthur Fogel (CPI)
Don Fox (Beaver Productions)
Neil Jacobsen (Don Law Company)
Larry Magid (Electric Factory)
Ted Mankin (Avalon Attractions)
John Scher (Metropolitan Entertainment)

Concert Industry Event Of The Year
The Rolling Stones Tour
Moscow Music & Peace Festival
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Awards
The Who's Tommy Benefits

Best Debut Tour
New Kids On The Block
Andrew "Dice" Clay
Bobby Brown
Edie Brickell & New Bohemians
Fine Young Cannibals
k.d. lang & the reclines
Living Colour
Melissa Ethridge

Surprise Hot Ticket Of The Year
New Kids On The Block
10,000 Maniacs
Andrew "Dice" Clay
B-52's
Bobby Brown
The Cure
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Steve Miller

Next Major Arena Headliner
Janet Jackson
10,000 Maniacs
B-52's
Living Colour
Megadeth
Skid Row
Warrant
Winger