Vanessa Peters

Who or what are your major influences?

Vanessa Peters responded on 08/13/2011

Travel is one of my biggest influences. Getting out of my everyday surroundings fires up all of my songwriting neurons. So does people-watching - which is, of course, super-fun while you are traveling. Also, just being in motion - sitting in a train car, or behind the steering wheel, or wandering down a street - all of those things inspire songs. I do my best work (or at least get my first strike of inspiration) when I'm on the road or away from my guitar, strangely.

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