Kris Delmhorst

“Exceptional lyrics and captivating voice” -Utne Reader

“Literate, allusive…a marvelous, tense groove that holds throughout, no matter the sonic particulars of individual songs.” – The Boston Globe

“Austerely beautiful tunes” – Minneapolis City Pages

“Delmhorst’s writing is remarkably vivid” – Twangville

Kris Delmhorst has spent the last two decades forging a songwriting career notable for a spirit of exploration and collaboration. Her most recent album, THE WILD (Oct 2017), was co-produced with her husband, fellow songwriter Jeffrey Foucault, and features a band drawn from players they share long history with as bandmates and friends. The album merges Delmhorst’s sophisticated melodies and hauntingly open voice with Foucault’s lean aesthetic to deliver a darkly hopeful, fiercely wise new collection of songs.

Prior to THE WILD, Delmhorst released six full-length records on the respected indie label Signature Sounds, as well as a panoply of EPs, side projects, and collaborations. A wide-ranging, eclectic artist, her recordings have included intimate acoustic sets, rock band renderings, home-recording landscapes collaged from found and unexpected sounds, and works of classic poetry refigured and set to music – not to mention an all-acoustic collection of covers of songs by new-wave masters The Cars. Delmhorst is a constant collaborator and has contributed vocals, cello, and fiddle to the work of fellow songwriters Anais Mitchell, Lori McKenna, Chris Smither, Mary Gauthier, Erin McKeown, Winterpills, Peter Mulvey, Gregory Alan Isakov, Session Americana, and many more.

Delmhorst lives in western Massachusetts with Foucault and their young daughter.

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Kris Delmhorst on Tour:

Date City Location Venue

Fri, 15 Nov 2019

TURNERS FALLS

MA

SHEA THEATRE

Sat, 16 Nov 2019

WOODSTOCK

NY

LEVON HELM STUDIOS

Sun, 8 Dec 2019

CONCORD

NH

CAPITOL CENTER FOR THE ARTS - BANK OF NEW HAMPSHIRE STAGE

Tue, 10 Dec 2019

BOSTON

MA

CITY WINERY BOSTON

Wed, 11 Dec 2019

BROOKLYN

NY

MURMRR BALLROOM

Thu, 12 Dec 2019

SELLERSVILLE

PA

SELLERSVILLE THEATER

Fri, 13 Dec 2019

VIENNA

VA

JAMMIN' JAVA

Fri, 17 Jan 2020

SANTA ROSA BEACH

FL

30A SONGWRITERS FESTIVAL

Sat, 18 Jan 2020

SANTA ROSA BEACH

FL

30A SONGWRITERS FESTIVAL

Sun, 19 Jan 2020

SANTA ROSA BEACH

FL

30A SONGWRITERS FESTIVAL

Mon, 20 Jan 2020

SANTA ROSA BEACH

FL

30A SONGWRITERS FESTIVAL