Songwriter, Front Person. It's my band so it's like a democracy under a dictatorship.
Harmonium, lavalier wireless mic through a Galleon Kruger bass amp. I use a beta 57 for my vocal mic.
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Not so much anymore. Everyone has to work and bring it to every show. We all have our roles and chores we have to do as a touring band. My band mates are all male, they're my bros and they're the best.
Yes and No. I think Feminism in America went through a huge backlash during the W. Bush years. We are now going through a cool Renaisance. There are tons of amazing female musicians and artists on the scene with something to contribute and it's not cheesy, kitchy, or female centric. It's universal. Now if we can get a woman into the presidency without it being a media circus...
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Sure, tons of people, both men and women. The hardship of being an artist in this country is gender neutral. Own yourself, what you do, how you live and don't worry about the end results.
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By default. I was forced to sing and play the harmonium as a child.
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