Inner Wave Biography: Age, Net Worth, Founder, Parents, Members, Instagram, Songs, Wiki, Children, Real Name

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Inner Wave is a Los Angeles-based alternative indie-pop band. Their occupation is a musician. 

They’re recognized for fusing psychedelic and synth-wave sounds with indie rock, jazz chords, Latin percussion, and silky vocals.

The members of the group are Luis Portillo (bass/vocals), Jose Cruz (keys/synths), Elijah Trujillo (guitar/keys), and Pablo Sotelo (vocals/guitar) (drums). 

They have collaborated on music for over 15 years and have three albums to their credit.


  • Full Name: Inner Wave
  • Stage Name: Inner Wave
  • Age: Pablo Sotelo (unknown), Jean Pierre Narvaez (unknown), Chris Runners (unknown), Elijah Trujillo (unknown), and Luis Portillo (unknown).
  • Birthplace:  Los Angeles
  • Nationality: America
  • Occupation: alternative indie-pop band
  • Members: Pablo Sotelo, Jean Pierre Narvaez, Elijah Trujillo, Luis Portillo, and Jose Cruz
  • Founded: 2006
  • Net Worth: $1 million

Early Life

Elijah TrujilloJean Pierre Narvaez, and Pablo Sotelo—the three founding members—grew up together in Gardena, California. In their converted garage recording studio, The Swamp, the childhood friends started performing and creating music in their twenties.

 The group got its start as a Christian rock group. Later, their sound transformed into the indie rock subgenre. Since their formation 15 years ago, the trio has been experimenting with psych-pop and synthwave. Jose Cruz joined as a keyboardist and sound engineer in 2020, and Luis Portillo joined as a drummer.


When Inner Wave first formed, they were a Christian rock band, but as time passed, they incorporated psychedelic and synth-wave elements into their music. Before releasing their debut album, III, in 2013, the group independently released several EPs.

 Underwater Pipe Dreams, their second album, received favorable reviews upon release in 2017.

Live at the Fonda, Los Angeles, 2019 is a concert album by Inner Wave that was released in 2019. Apoptosis, their third album, released in 2021, was their best-selling record. On the Billboard Heatseekers Albums chart, the album peaked at number one and was mentioned on many year-end lists.

One of the twenty-first century’s most intriguing indie rock bands is Inner Wave. They combine different genres to create music that is both catchy and reflective. In the years to come, they will continue to grow in popularity.

Social Media

  • Instagram handle: Inner Wave (@innerwave) 
  • Twitter handle: Inner Wave (@InnerWav)

Personal Life

The band members prefer to maintain high privacy in their personal lives. They have, however, shared a few specifics about their personal lives.

 For instance, Pablo Sotelo is a proud parent of two kids and a happily married man. Similarly, Jean Pierre Narvaez is also married and delighted to be a parent. On the other hand, Chris Runners is currently single and concentrating on his musical career.

 Elijah Trujillo is engaged in a committed relationship with a special person. Last but not least, Luis Portillo is currently unmarried and may be concentrating on his own development and musical endeavors.


  • III 
  • Sun Transmission 
  • Underwater Pipe Dreams 
  • Live At The Fonda, Los Angeles, 
  • Apoptosis

Net Worth

The estimated value of Inner Wave’s net Worth is $1 million. The group has released two albums, “Inner Wave” (2017) and “Rebirth,” and has given numerous performances throughout North America and Europe (2020). 

Several well-known musicians, including TychoKhruangbin, and Toro y Moi, have collaborated with them.

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