The Assn. For Independent Music handed out its 2003 Indie Awards March 18 at a luncheon during its convention at the Orlando (Fla.) World Center Marriott. The AFIM confab was held in conjunction with

The Assn. For Independent Music handed out its 2003 Indie Awards March 18 at a luncheon during its convention at the Orlando (Fla.) World Center Marriott. The AFIM confab was held in conjunction with the National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers convention.

Here is the complete list of winners:

ACOUSTIC BLUES: Precious Bryant, "Fool Me Good" (Terminus)
ACOUSTIC INSTRUMENTAL: Alison Brown Quartet, "Replay" (Compass)
AMERICANA: Flatlanders, "Now Again" (New West)
BLUEGRASS: Alison Krauss, "Union Station Live" (Rounder)
CELTIC/BRITISH ISLES: Niamh Parsons, "Heart's Desire" (Green Linnet)
CHILDREN'S MUSIC & STORYTELLING: Billy Jonas, "What Kind of Cat Are You" (Bang A Bucket)
CLASSICAL: David Holzman, "Stefan Wolpe: Compositions for Piano" (Bridge)
CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN: Old Time Gospel Hour Quartet, "The Return" (Daywind)
CONTEMPORARY FOLK: Guy Clark, "The Dark" (Sugar Hill)
CONTEMPORARY JAZZ: Pieces Of A Dream, "Love's Silhouette" (Heads Up)
CONTEMPORARY WORLD: Hassan Hakmoun, "The Gift" (Triloka)
COUNTRY: Heather Myles, "Sweet Talk and Good Lies" (Rounder)
DANCE ALBUM: Felix Da Housecat, "Kittenz and Thee Glitz" (Emperor Norton)
ELECTRIC BLUES: Susan Tedeschi, "Wait For Me" (Tone Cool/Artemis)
ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTAL/AMBIENT: Alias Zone, "Lucid Dreams" (Valley Entertainment)
ELECTRONICA: DZhivan & Kamien, "Gran Riserva" (Six Degrees)
EXTREME ROCK: In Flames, "Reroute to Remain" (Nuclear Blast)
GOSPEL: Various artists, "Recorded Live at the Second Annual Sacred Steel Convention" (Arhoolie)
HIP-HOP: RJD2, "Dead Ringer" (Definitive Jux)
HISTORICAL: Golden Gate Quartet & Josh White, "Freedom" (Bridge)
JAZZ AND CABARET VOCALS: Karrin Allyson, "In Blue" (Concord)
LATIN: Nati Cano's Mariachi Los Camperos, "Viva El Mariachi!" (Smithsonian Folkways)
MAINSTREAM JAZZ: Billy Bang, "Vietnam -- The Aftermath" (Justin Time)
NEW AGE: Steve Gorn, "Colors of the Mind" (Dharma Moon)
NORTH AMERICAN NATIVE MUSIC: Mary Youngblood, "Beneath the Raven Moon" (Silver Wave)
OLDIES: The Byrds, "The Preflyte Sessions" (Sundazed)
POP: Swan Dive, "June" (Compass)
R&B: Sugarman 3, "Pure Cane Sugar" (Daptone)
RAP: Mr. Life, "I, Phantom" (Definitive Jux)
REGGAE: Culture, "Live in Africa" (RAS)
ROCK: Slobberbone, "Slippage" (New West)
ROCK ALTERNATIVE: J Mascis & the Fog, "Free So Free" (Ultimatum)
SEASONAL: moe., "Season's Greetings From moe." (Fatboy)
SINGLE: Blue Six, "Music and Wine" (Naked)
SOUNDTRACK/CAST RECORDING: Bea Arthur, "Bea Arthur on Broadway" (DRG)
SPOKEN WORD: Frank McCourt/Roma Downey, "Castles of Gold" (Green Linnet)
TRADITIONAL FOLK: Doc Watson & David Holt, "Legacy" (High Windy Audio)
TRADITIONAL WORLD: Shoghaken Ensemble, "Armenia Anthology" (Traditional Crossroads)

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