Were a slum to be found just outside the gates of heaven, the disturbed undertones, medieval acoustic guitars, and agonized voices so prevalent in the music of Kinit Her would make an adequate representation of the contrasts presented in that image. After a string of EPs, Wisconsin’s Kinit Her have returned with The Blooming World—to continue with their unique sound, this time conjuring a more heavenly and mystical journey, while still retaining their signature disturbing atmosphere. (more…)
Here, another feeble attempt to utilize words that are devoid of the justice deserved by this release and artist—Kinit Her’s brand of neofolk transcends categorization, as is the case with The Cavern Stanzas. The Cavern Stanzas consists of two fifteen-minute pieces that envelops and drags the listener into a disturbed and shadowy realm.
Wisconsin’s Kinit Her was initially slated to open for Luxembourg’s Rome’s Californian tour dates; however, for their own reasons they were unable to. Having discovered them as a result of this tour announcement, I was greatly disappointed. Alas, a new musical discovery came out of this situation, which offers a fresh and unique experience. The Poet & The Blue Flower was my entry into the inexplicable world of Kinit Her. Their unique brand of neofolk is surely worth attention. (more…)