INSIDEAWAVE are a five-piece indie rock band based in Dublin. Since forming in 2017, their work has drawn influence from the likes of Grizzly Bear, Beach House, Villagers and BellX1. Utilizing elements of bright grizzly guitars, strong vocal harmonies and dashes of drum machines to create their dreamy soundscapes, INSIDEAWAVE have received a positive response to their single catalogue nationally.
Following their win of Nova Discovered 2018, a competition run by Radio Nova aimed at finding the best in Irish unsigned music, consistent touring has seen INSIDEAWAVE broadening their audience with appearances on Spotify official editorial playlist ‘An Alternative Éire’ and recently added to playlists from Golden Plec, This is Galway and First Music Contact. To date, the band have amassed over 15,000 streams on Spotify, with 'Ivy Honey' having achieved 4,000 streams in 2 months.
Their mid-tempo, heartening indie vibes have led them to performing extensively in premier music venues in Ireland such as Whelan's, The Grand Social, The Bello Bar, Workman's Club, The Wiley Fox, Bruxelle's, Tramline, Spirit Store and many more. The band has received radio coverage from the likes of Radio Nova, BBC Radio Ulster 'Across the Line', RTE 2XM, KCLRFM, SPIN SW, West Limrick FM, Wired FM, John Barker's 'Totally Irish' (98FM) and Dublin City FM.
Grizzly Bear, Radiohead, Villagers, Beach House, Bell X1, Here We Go Magic, Local Natives, Ultraísta.