Vixen Artist Spotlight: Janine & The Mixtape


2. Excuses don’t exist in her world. After taking on a bachelor’s degree in music, she took up a job at a t-shirt shop then a temp administrative position to help fund her visa and one-way ticket to New York. “It kind of dawned on me like, ‘Damn, I have no excuse to be a struggling broke musician.’ She then began booking her own shows at venues like Pianos, Upstairs and SOB’s in NYC, thanks to Google.