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Inner Wave Win The Deli's 2013 Best of LA Year End Readers' Poll

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Inner Wave Win The Deli's 2013 Best of LA Year End Readers' Poll

Congratulations to Inner Wave for winning the Reader's Poll portion of our LA 2013 Best Emerging Band Poll. The fans have spoken, and Inner Wave has risen to the top. Delicately walking the line between experimental psychedelia and indie pop, Inner Wave encompasses that youthful free-spirited ocean-splashing west coast sound. The all male quintet fill their songs with layers of guitars and quirky synth melodies, all while lead singer, Pablo Sotelo croons with raw passion like his voice is being beamed in from a bygone era. Their debut EP, III, is an impressive offering filled with pop gems and mature musical ideas. I'd give their potential for blowing up in 2014 a "Local Natives," you know, on a scale from "Your Dorm-Mate's Ableton Side Project" to "Lorde." Stream III below from bandcamp.

Published: January 29, 2014 |

This Emerging Artist is based in Los Angeles,
check out other talented locals we picked
for our Los Angeles Artist of the Month poll below!

Which of these acts should be the next Deli LA Artist of the Month?
Total: 167 votes
  Fawns of Love 
  Isaiah Villar 
  Jonny Kosmo 
  Maiah Manser 
  Slum Summer 
  The Red Leslies 

This poll will end on December 15, 2018 at 11.59 PM ET

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