Categories for the 2019 DAM Awards

Join the Denton Arts & Music Awards in recognizing local artists, musicians and venues through 45 different categories representing some of the most creative talent in Denton. Below you will find our 2019 Categories for the DAM Awards.

Arts (21)

 Published Author
Poet/Spoken Word
Journalist
Photojournalist
Creative Photographer
Activist/Activist Organization
Creative Collective
Non-profit
Drag Queen
Drag King
Burlesque
Queerlesque
Stage Production
Makeup/Hair Artist
Short Film
Film Exhibition
Painter
Graphic Artist
Mixed Media
Visual Artist
Comedian
Dentonite of the Year

Music (24)

Country/Americana Act
Producer
Electronic Act
Experimental Act
Funk Act
Hip-Hop Act
Indie Rock Act
Jazz Act
Metal Act
Noise Act
Pop Act
Punk Act
Solo Artist
Full Length Album
EP
Mixtape
Song of the Year
Music Video
Non-traditional venue
Traditional music venue
Radio show/Podcast
Sound Engineer (Live)
Sound Engineer (Studio)
Talent Buyer

Next step is the nominations process followed by voting.