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Best of LA 2009 Readers' Poll - Final Chart

BEST OF LA 2009 -
1 Light FM
2 My Imaginary Friends
3 Lemon Sun
4 Chasing Kings
5 Mississippi Man
6 KillKillKill
7 Professor Calculus
8 Active Child
9 Evan Voytas
  Dirt Dress
This is the final top 10 of The Deli's Best of LA Fans' Poll. This Poll is based solely on the votes cast by the bands' fans and Deli readers.

All the artists in this list were either nominated by our juror or selected through our Open Contest in late December.

Imaad Wasif gears up for SXSW with Spaceland residency

Imaad Wasif | "Redeemer"

Acoustic psych-rock songwriter Imaad Wasif isn't a stranger to success. After pairing up with Karen O, Bradford Cox of Deerhunter, and Little Jack Lawrence on the score for the Spike Jonze adaptation of Where The Wild Things Are, momentum for the Wasif clan picked up fast enough for a spot a showcased artist spot at SXSW. Before Wasif makes a bigger name for himself at the infamous Texas music bender, he'll be playing Thursdays at Spaceland in February, followed by a tour with Dead Meadow.

Imaad Wasif plays Spaceland February 4, 11 and 18.


Beth Thornley wants to bathe you at the Hotel Cafe

Singer/songwriter Beth Thornley has been a licensing monster -- from television to films, you've probably already heard her brand of super sweet power pop tunes in some shape or form. To celebrate the release of her latest LP Wash U Clean, Thornley will play a set with "an x-tra large band" at the Hotel Cafe on February 6. For fans of Aimee Mann and Ben Folds, this will be a treat.


Red Sparowes tease with new LP goodness

Red Sparowes | The Fear Is Excruciating, But Therein Lies The Answer (LP Teaser)

Red Sparowes have been gone for three years and are coming back with an apparent bang.


LA rock vets Eels premiere "End Times" video, stream LP online

Eels | "End Times"

Indie legends Eels released their latest LP End Times just last week, and if you haven't gotten around to listening to it, it's streaming in its entirety on their MySpace page.


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