By Joseph Bloss

Sweet Spirit | photo by Wendy McCardle for WXPN

Midway through Sweet Spirit‘s Sunday afternoon River Stage set Sabrina Ellis told the crowd she’s impossible to embarrass. She doesn’t mind how she comes off as a person. Then, only for a half sentence, she retracted. “The only thing that humbles me down to a slithery, slimy, pre-evolution being…I just can’t think of anything,” she joked.

The comment landed some laughs, but it was clearly true. For a good 40 minutes, in between delivered songs with a powerful and commanding voice and contributing occasional rhythm guitar alongside her three bandmates, she leapt …read more