There’s just something about Ellis Delaney. At once funny and wise, thoughtful and uninhibited, with a captivating voice that is matched by tender, sometimes funny, uplifting lyrics. If you looked up the definition of open-hearted in the dictionary, you just might find a photo of Ellis there. Their performances are transformational; leaving audiences feeling better, with softened edges & opened hearts.
A transplant from Texas to Minnesota at age 16, Ellis got their musical start at open mics, and grew a following touring full time. Ellis has been recognized both for song writing as well as for engaging performances. Having become a mainstay at several folk festivals, Ellis has been a repeat performer as well as voted “audience favourite” at Falcon Ridge Folk Festival, Moab Folk Festival, Sisters Folk Festival, and Rocky Mountain Folk Festival.