Me and My Music
My name is Kirsten, I'm 18 years old and I live in New England. There isn't much to do around here so I like to sit in my room and play the "git-fiddle". I'm not very good but hey, I try. In addition to playing the guitar I also like to play the piano and I'm really bad at that. Partially because I rarely get access to a piano. Below I've listed some of my favorite artists and albums. So if you share any interests (or even if you don't) e-mail me, I'd love to chat.
My Favorite Links
This page http://www.netspace.org/~leigh/ani/
has every Ani DiFranco song all tabbed out, even by tuning. I visit this page often because I like to increasingly frustrate myself by trying to play like Ani DiFranco. Not that the songs are particularly hard or anything, just that I suck.
Since I'm a huge Tori Amos fan I visit The Dent
all the time for all things Tori. If your a Tori Amos fan you probably already knew about The Dent, but just in case.
I also like to read and I purchase most of my books through Amazon.
If your lookin' for something good to read I recommend anything by Neil Gaiman, especially the Sandman comic book series.
The Reading Room
has lists of books that have been known to influence certain musical artists(Maybe one of your favorite artists) - check it out.
- Tori Amos / Ani DiFranco / Bjork / Fiona Apple / Pj Harvey / Nirvana / Radiohead
- Led Zeppelin / The Beatles / Janis Joplin / Kate Bush / Paula Cole / Enya / Beethoven
- U2 / Nine Inch Nails / Snake River Conspiracy / Grateful Dead / Phish - and many more
- Anything by the artists on the left - especially Sgt. Peppers, Led Zeppelin II and IV, Little Earthquakes, Post, Tidal, Little Plastic Castle, To Bring You My Love, OK Computer, Harbinger, Hounds of Love, Nevermind, Shepherd Moons
- Moonlight Sonata - and so on and so on...