And this coming Thursday, Sept. 6, you'll be able to see for yourself why they won, as 22 of Colorado Springs' best musical acts perform on three stages at the second Indy Music Awards Festival.
The free indoor/outdoor celebration will take place at Stargazers Theatre & Event Center, with performances running from 6 to 11 p.m.
There'll be no award presentations or acceptance speeches, just nonstop music — from indie rock to hip-hop, jazz to metal, and all points between — by the bands you voted best in the city.
This year's festival will also feature plenty of food and drink concessions, plus a full bar, so you can stay onsite and hear all your favorite acts.
Here's the full schedule: