(North Hollywood, CA) Friday night December 12, 2008 were all eyes and ears when they announced Eric Knight taking the award for "Outstanding Solo Artist in LA" at the 2008 Rockies awards sponsored by Rock City News. Eric was ecstatic to win the award which was voted by fans and industry. It was an incredibly close race with some of the nominees, but Eric edged them out in the end. "I was incredibly humbled to win this award, and thankful for everyone who voted for me."