2008 Blues Critics Awards: Blues Song of the Year:
The Ghosts Of Mississippi
Joey Gilmore and IKO-IKO- Written by Graham Wood Drout

2002-2014 Ruf Records Recording Artist Albert Castiglia records a number
of Graham Wood Drout’s compositions including:
• The Day The Old Man Died
• The Ghosts of Mississippi
• Sometimes you win
• Big Toe
• Celebration
• Searching the Desert for the Blues
• Teasing The Trains
• Just Like Jesus (Just Came Back)

2000 Featured Artist KFOG San Francisco, Ca.

1999 Fort Lauderdale New Times Magazine: Best Blues Band

1999 Artist of the week KPIG San Francisco, Ca. (twice!)

1999 Featured in Blues Revue’s Compilation CD: Hidden Treasures:
IKO-IKO, Otis Taylor and others.

1999 Jam Entertainment Magazine Jammy Award:
Best Blues Band- Florida

1994 Graham Wood Drout and IKO-IKO Awarded Certificate
of Appreciation for Contribution to the Arts Miami-Dade County

1989-1999 Miami New Times Magazine: Best Blues Band
South Florida (Catagory discontinued in 2000)

1982- 2000 House Band; Miami’s Tobacco Road