The annual Best of St. Louis issue is right around the corner, and with it comes our several hundred favorite things about this city. But before we tell you what we think, we want to hear from you. Voting is now open in the Best of St. Louis Reader's Poll, where you can nominate your favorites in 103 categories. Nearly thirty of those are of particular relevance to us hear at RFT Music, including such perennial favorites as "Best Band Name" and "Best 3 a.m. Bar" and some new onces like "Best Guitarist" and "Best Hipster Bar." We've listed the music and drinking categories below; voting ends on Monday, September 10.
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36. Best Band Name 37. Best Concert of the Past 12 Months 38. Best Guitarist 39. Best Hip-Hop Artist 40. Best Local Album of the Past 12 Months 41. Best Local Single of the Past 12 Months 42. Best Music Festival 43. Best Radio Program (Music) 44. Best Rock Band 45. Best Vocalist 46. Best 3 a.m. Bar 47. Best All-Ages Venue 48. Best Dance Club 49. Best Gay Bar 50. Best Hipster Bar 51. Best Rock Club 92. Best Beer Selection in a Bar 93. Best Drink Menu 94. Best Happy Hour 95. Best Margarita 96. Best Neighborhood Bar (City) 97. Best Neighborhood Bar (East Side) 98. Best Neighborhood Bar (Mid-County) 99. Best Neighborhood Bar (North County) 100. Best Neighborhood Bar (South County) 101. Best Neighborhood Bar (West County) 102. Best Outdoor Drinking 103. Best Place for Cocktails