Poor Ellen Smith performs pure acoustic Americana music in an earthy and elegant style. The band’s repertoire combines traditional and original material to a dense and compact listening experience. While their instrumental and vocal work is mature and mellow, it also opens spaces for fresh undertones and hot jamming. At a Poor Ellen Smith concert you hear the music happen. The finesse of the band’s performances, the unique arrangements, and the musical individualism of all of the members speak to all who love hand-crafted American roots music.