Ani DiFranco – I basically get stereotyped a…

I basically get stereotyped a lot in terms of being a girl and writing ‘chick…


“I basically get stereotyped a lot in terms of being a girl and writing ‘chick’ music for teenage girls or something. I think, if anything, the press kind of, because of my gender and my age, tends to kind of relegate my work to this sort of special-interest group. It’s part of the cultural dynamic, I guess.”
-Ani DiFranco

Ani DiFranco – I’ve been trying to learn…

I’ve been trying to learn how to not be so conflicted about things like my…


“I’ve been trying to learn how to not be so conflicted about things like my own anger. I’ve always had a place in my music for my anger as a way of compensating for not having a mechanism to express it in my everyday life. So I’ve been trying to be more true to myself, and that helps me to chill out a little bit. But politically, uh-uh. No.”
-Ani DiFranco