Kristin Connell

Kristin Connell


Connell is a fresh voice in a world inundated with blandness. Connell's twist on alt/Americana/pop music leads the listener on a wonderful journey that leaves them wanting more & more. Attending her performance feels like sitting with your toes in the warm sand drinking a glass of sparkling sunshine


Award-winning singer/songwriter, Kristin Connell, sings with such purity and effortlessness it makes you feel as though you have just spent an evening in her living room. Her debut album, "Second Chances", shows a mature singer/songwriter well beyond her experiences. The Production is tasteful and always appropriate, simply serving to support her vocals. From the folk/pop feel of "Hello California" to the Americana sound of" Did My Time", this album appeals to many different audiences. A strong live performer, Connell quickly became an established performer in the Seattle market and throughout the Puget Sound.

With a sincere personality that shows on stage she's always winning the hearts of those who hear her. " Hello California" took home 1st place in the 2006 Gig Harbor Folk Festival Songwriting contest for performance and songwriting. Connell has shared the stage with artists such as Hal Ketchum; Alice Smith, Eliza Gilkyson, John Gorka, Cheryl Wheeler, Kelly Joe Phelps, Cliff Eberhardt and many more.

Currently working on her second full-length album "Dance of Love", due to be released in January 2009, Connell has progressed her sound and image in the direction of some of the finest artists of our time. Her fresh and innovative approach, along with her small town, middle America-style delights audiences beyond expectation.
Whether playing the college circuit, theaters, festivals, wineries or coffeehouse settings, Kristin Connell performs pure folk, pop, and Americana goodness with a golden voice that will continue to win over new fans across the country.


"Come On Home" (2000) EP
"Second Chances" (2005) Full-Length Album
"Dance of Love" (release date 2009)Full-Length Album

Set List

Connell's sets run approximately 45 min. The set list varies from show to show. Songs from Connell's last album include:
"Hello California" 3:45 min
"You're Gone" 3:35 min
"Second Chances" 2:57 min
"A Fool Like Me" 3:08 min
"Hurry Home" 3:32 min
"That's a Good Love" 4:21 min
"Ain't Nothing Wrong" 3:31 min
"Did My Time" 2:53 min
"Ain't No Good" 3:00 min
"Don't Tell Me Lies" 4:02 min