Who are your musical influences?

First off, my mother. She sang for a Hispanic radio station for many years and I would hear her sing all the time.

Journey, Al Green , The Pretenders, Carole King, Patsy Cline, Patty Labelle

 

What do you like to do when not playing with the band?

Being with my kids, family, friends, and laughing,  Taking a long bath with candles!

 

What is your musical experience / background?

Me and the Boys, Full House, Foundashun, Four30Nine

 

When did you start singing?

I have been singing forever!

Singing with the hairbrush, curling iron, etc. (Of course I was like 4!), Singing in all the highschool musicals

College Jazz Trio, Many Wedding Solos

 

What is your most memorable musical experience or brush with fame?

When I fell off the stage at the Holiday Inn in Appleton for New Years Eve! (May have been the result of too much Champagne!)

And of course the first time I played State Fair and Summerfest.

 

What inspired you to pursue music?

My family and friends said I had a special gift, use it! So much for Law School!

 

What is your hometown?

Born in Waukesha, Lived in Delafield, Oconomowoc and now Genesee

 

What are your favorite movies?

Anything spooky and blood and guts types!  Steel Magnolias, The Bucket List, Cool Hand Luke,

Sound of Music (always thought I was the lost Van Trapp!)

True Grit - Gotta love the Duke!

 

Favorite quote / the guide to your life / etc.

Something my pops always said to me - "Patience!"  

Don't worry, it'll be alright   

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