Slow and steady is the way she travels through her beautiful sheet music. Elisabeth Wood and a rotating cast of musicians is the quiet storm that is Fancie. Wood, the driving force, has a soft and kind voice that is as soothing as warm syrup in you ears (I would not suggest testing that analogy, just trust me and the syrup on my kitchen floor). Off of the
Drawing from her roots as a singer in a Latin Church Choir, Wood combines
floating melodies with complex lyrics about faith, sex, politics, and even
funnier topics. The delicate strength of her voice and songwriting is
Wood's perfectionism has yielded an easily consumed lo-fi gem in a sea of over-produced, over-hyped indie rock albums. Let's hope the rest of her efforts display the same honesty and complex charm.