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Best of NYC 2014 - Open Submission Results for SONGWRITERS + ROOTS POP

Best of NYC 2014 - Open Submission Results for SONGWRITERS + ROOTS POP

We continue to publish the results for our Best of NYC Poll 2014's Open Submissions, which are organized by genre. For the unaware, the poll is reserved to local emerging artists.

We now tackle the Singer Songwriter and Rootsy Pop category. Kudos to Christie Belanger for topping this list with her beautifully intimate and poetic music, and to Pete Ayres for charming our jury with his upbeat folky pop.


Total submissions in this category: 18

Artists qualified to the next stage (i.e. the Readers' Poll, starting around 01.20):

1. Christie Belanger - 8.16

2. Pete Ayres Band (live at Mercury Lounge on 02.6) - 8

Honorable Mentions (scores above 6.5):

Stephen BabcockJessi RobertsonPam Steebler, Emilyn BrodskyFrank Bell, Ukulelien.

Jurors: Maylis Personnaz (Deli writer), Roxy Morrison (Deli Toronto), PDG (Deli NYC)

Stay tuned for more results, and then for the readers' poll!

The Deli's Staff

Published: January 07, 2015 |

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

What's your favorite Emerging NYC Artist on this list?
Total: 72 votes
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This poll will end on September 1, 2019 at 11.59 PM ET

Please stay positive with the comments, support for other bands is one of the secrets of "success."

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