“Follow your instincts, You have feelings for a reason” 5 Lessons from Musician Kristen Lynn

Yitzi Weiner
Apr 26, 2018 · 4 min read

I had the pleasure of interviewing Kristen Lynn from Kristen Lynn & The Foxgloves, an eclectic jazz, folk band that just released their brand spanking new album, Lonely Girl. You can check them out on Spotify, iTunes and at www.KristenLynnMusic.com.

What is your “backstory”?

Can you share the funniest or most interesting story that occurred to you in the course of your music career?

What are some of the most interesting or exciting projects you are working on now?

Who are some of the most famous people you have interacted with? What was that like? Do you have any stories?

Which people in history inspire you the most? Why?

What would you advise to an aspiring artist who would like to emulate your career?

How have you used your success to bring goodness to the world?

What are your “5 things I wish someone told me when I first started” and why. Please share a story or example for each.

2. Make sure to have a second show outfit for your fiddle player just in case he slept in his first one the night before. (Seriously Stephen!) He didn’t even take off his bowtie!

3. Follow your instincts. You have feelings for a reason. (Don’t be that guy in the scary movie that says “Let’s split up to cover more ground.”)

4. Have a clear vision of what you’re bringing to the party as an artist. What do you have to give this world?

5. Be happy! Do other things that are fun that have nothing to do with your art and career!

Is there a person in the world, or in the US whom you would love to have a private breakfast or lunch with, and why?

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