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When we’re children we’re told love is going to be great: Just fall in love, the rest will take care of itself – and then…
Some people want fame, popularity and huge sales. I’ve always hoped to have a really long career. So I’ve tried to make each of my…
My second record I used a producer, which was frustrating in a way, because I think a lot of the punky spirit and provocative nature…
I would love to write more children’s books. There is such a high standard out there for children’s books; there are really amazing writers. It…
I have hundreds and hundreds of songs waiting to get on albums, but I don’t know about the three-month radio tours and if I’ll be…
Records have never really been my strong suit. I’ve always been a much better live act. I didn’t understand the language of the studio. You…
My husband and I have kept a good balance between the work and the rest. I feel so lucky having a job, and I know…
If someone is willing to help you understand your own worth when you’re vulnerable, that’s a very touching thing. It makes you want to help…
I was turning 20 during my first record. Those decade birthdays always kind of cause me, it seems, to reflect, look back, and then look…
I want my whole life to be a great work of art, not just my art. And that means paying attention to my entire life…
I sort of came out at the dawn of the Internet in the mid-90s and I think it helped break my career. I think I…
I’ve had mentors who were kind of the troubadour singer-songwriters, like Merle Haggard, Loretta Lynn, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan and Neil Young, and that’s just…
I was really inspired while I was pregnant and I wrote a whole album for my baby. I wanted to write a kids album that…
I get bored very easily. I have a voracious appetite and I do not feel alive if I’m repeating something I’m good at. So I’m…
I consider myself a product of Alaska. The love and the debt that I feel to my home state – you always want your hometown…
Once you are successful, there’s a very seductive rhythm at work that keeps you wanting to outdo yourself. By the end of ‘Spirit’ I felt…
Writing is a really good first step toward that goal of knowing yourself.
Without a band, I’m much more free to improvise.
What’s great about music is it takes so many kinds of people, including me. Everybody is in a different place.
There are a lot of things about fame that are not conducive to being curious. It’s been important for me to cloister myself off.
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