Kris Delmhorst - Blood Test
Restless connections directly address catchy speculation as Delmhorst’s soulful folk evoke elemental sentiments cast in tangible analogies. Anchored in nature, places and things; the deeply felt and tenderly rendered, “Blood Test,” invests poetic aesthetics rooted in visceral pictures littering its lyrical landscapes. Suggested textures breathing between facts and feeling, Delmhorst’s finely-crafted songs blow in and stir up cordial storms fraught with thoughts basking in nostalgia. Delivered in soft and self-assured purrs, the New England singer’s kindred vision flutters with gentle intentions and blasts in collaborative happiness as she issues her sharp observations and journeyman reflections. Joined by talented friends to flesh out her communal joys and color in her pensive questions, “Blood Test,” runs rich in persuasive bravery, boldly drawing smart sparks from vivacious occasions.