Everyone needs a signature move. Mine was a hair flip. I used to imitate the models on TV commercials as a little girl. They seemed to always be flipping their long hair away from their necks. When my Dad got a new camcorder in 1988, the year I turned six, one of the first things… Continue reading Party like it’s 1988!
“Shallow” cover from A Star is Born with Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper
I started recording cover songs a couple years ago. It's been a great way for me to learn new chords and explore other genres. Some of the artists I've covered so far are: Garth Brooks, Dolly Parton, and John Denver.I've shared these on my YouTube channel that I started in 2020, and slowly have been… Continue reading “Shallow” cover from A Star is Born with Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper
“On Her Steps” song inspired by January 6th, 2021 United States Capital events
It started as a poem.I was trying to process seeing, reading, and hearing about the events that took place at our nation's capital on January 6th, 2021. As I write this, I still am. I contemplated not sharing anything more about it this year. Who wants to be reminded of such an awful point in… Continue reading “On Her Steps” song inspired by January 6th, 2021 United States Capital events
“Everything is Evergreen” Christmas song and alternate lyrics ukulele video
"Everything is Evergreen" is the first song I've written on the ukulele, and I released it this Christmas as my ninth single. Listen In the video below I sing the original, alternate lyrics I started with. I only got my new yellow ukulele though after I had finished writing the song. The ukulele I wrote… Continue reading “Everything is Evergreen” Christmas song and alternate lyrics ukulele video
“Wholesome” Music Video with “A Window Seat” song features dogs!
"A Window Seat" released on November 19th, 2021. This year, to celebrate its anniversary I made a music video, and it features dogs! I've only had two dogs in my life so far. I wrote about my first dog Skipper here. 👈🏽 ps. (this is “members only” content.) Gain Golden Ticket access here But both dogs… Continue reading “Wholesome” Music Video with “A Window Seat” song features dogs!
Meet Annie: Nashville Voyager article
I was recently included in an "inspiring stories" series with an online publication called Nashville Voyager. I answered questions about my journey as a songwriter, shared a few challenges I've faced along the way, and what makes my story and music unique.Since they mainly cover the Nashville area, I led with my trip down to… Continue reading Meet Annie: Nashville Voyager article
“Back in the Saddle” Music Video and more!
"Laid-back like a trail ride" I released a new song called "Back in the Saddle" August 19th, 2022! This is the eighth single I've released with Jourdan Hines.Listen to "Back in the Saddle" Watch the music video! Click the play button below or here https://youtu.be/iL6s8c1g5Ek Did you know a custom made lap steel guitar was… Continue reading “Back in the Saddle” Music Video and more!
“Back in the Saddle” Virtual Trail Walk
Take a Virtual Trail Walk with me! Celebrate the release of my latest song "Back in the Saddle" out now! Listen Walk along with me as I hike the Ice Age Trail in Wisconsin. The walk is 25 minutes long, goes through the woods, and to the top of a grassy hill where there's a… Continue reading “Back in the Saddle” Virtual Trail Walk
How going back to my roots led to my first song
In the summer of 2017 my folks moved out of my childhood home in Madison, Wisconsin. I had lived there since I was four up until I left for college in Minnesota where I studied music, theatre and dance, and performed in the Twin Cities area. View: Performing Pictures Since 2000, I had been traveling… Continue reading How going back to my roots led to my first song
How the Annie Lynn Club started
I created a virtual online space called the "Annie Lynn Club," this website, that started as just a blog in 2018. Every Monday night after I gave my boys a bath I'd sit down and reminisce, and write stories about my childhood. Feeling nostalgic felt like an escape from the day-to-day challenges of being a… Continue reading How the Annie Lynn Club started