Frank Migliorelli & The Dirt Nappers crafts a soothing, reassuring soulful sound with “She Moves Like A Mystery”. Akin to a long-lost classic, there is a bluesy style that at times recalls Jon Brion’s revivalist tendencies. Keyboards positively glisten as they glide by with the greatest of ease. Rhythms take their time never feeling particularly rushed, always ensuring to give the entire track an atmospheric air to it. By far though the true heart of it all comes from Frank Migliorelli’s rich lyricism. Sung with just the right touch of passion, the piece unfurls in such a beautiful way. Utilizing a sense of poetry in his storytelling reveals a sense of true love and compassion.
Drums introduce the piece with just the right kick. Upon the guitar and organ weaving themselves together the groove becomes fully set. When the vocals enter into the mix the song truly begins, flowering up with lush color. By letting everything come together in a slow, considered pace they show off their uncanny ear for melody. The buildup exists though it is quite subtle in its tenor, making sure that everything works to create this spacious scope. For the very last stretch of the piece it all feels so pitch perfect.
“She Moves Like A Mystery” shows off the undeniable chops of Frank Migliorelli & The Dirt Nappers, as they work for a balanced, beautiful glimpse at a life lived to the fullest.