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Past Shows

Thu. October 30th 2014
Copper Owl (No Minors)
Music Helps Kristin Sweetland Band, Chance Lovett, colleen eccleston
Thu. October 14th 2010
The Fort Cafe (All Ages)
"A tsunami of tenderness" from Kristin Sweetland Band, Lyndell Montgomery, Oliver Swain
Sun. May 24th 2009
Railway Club Vancouver BC (No Minors)
Kristin Sweetland Band, Yvette Narlock
Fri. January 7th 2005
Logan's Pub (No Minors)
Lucky Budd Presents: Lola Parks, Kristin Sweetland

Kristin Sweetland

Unknown - Confirmed: Feb. 12, 2009 (Awaiting Update)

singer-songwriter-instrumentalist from Victoria BC
Instruments: Guitar details

Contact Details

Kristin Sweetland
(250) 595-4664

Kristin Sweetland began her guitar-pickin' career at age 13 with a red electric Stratocaster that matched her lipstick. Now she's being hailed as one of Canada's "hottest young guitar players" much lauded for both her intricate instrumental guitarwork and deep poetic lyricism. Described as "a cross between Loreena McKennitt and a young Lucinda Williams" Kristin's songwriting draws on themes from Greek mythology, ancient mysticism, Civil War battles, ghost stories and travelling road-warrioring (with a good standard dose of ye-olde heartbreak.) The music combines broad influences from roots, classical, world music and rock'n roll traditions in a way that is rich, delicious and utterly refined.

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Past Projects

Kristin Sweetland Band


Listing last updated/confirmed Feb. 12, 2009