Kristen Goodman has Entertainment running through her veins. She comes from a family full of musicians, producers, artists, and entrepreneurs. As early as Kindergarten, Kristen was singing in choirs, playing the lead in the school musical, and producing her very first shows for a captive family audience in her grandparents’ living room. With ten years of piano lessons, some regional theatre roles, and years of voice-over and on-camera work, Kristen was bound for a career in entertainment and events. In 2001, Kristen relocated to St. Louis and taught herself how to play the acoustic guitar. She has been performing and producing events in the area ever since. On December 1, 2017, Kristen released her much anticipated debut EP Album, I’m Ready, in front of a sold-out crowd of more than 200 friends and fans.

Kristen Goodman currently leads a women’s folk rock tribute band called kg lang which plays on the first Wednesday of the month at Just John and the last Sunday of the month at Bar: PM. She’s the co-creator of a monthly sing-along at HandleBar called Everyday People which aims to spread love through groovy sing-along tunes. She sings and plays guitar in a band called Ghost Light which specializes in taking favorites from Musical Theatre and adapting them for an acoustic string trio. She sings at weddings and corporate events with Lucas Jack & The Midnight Piano Band. She is a frequent vocalist with the Van Ella Band, and has appeared in the Show-Me Burlesque Festival and other shows from Van Ella Productions. Kristen also plays solo shows on Monday nights at Sasha’s Wine Bar on Shaw, along with private parties, house concerts, and charity events around town.

A true believer in the importance of gathering communities and creating experiences, Kristen produces events and shows specifically for women, for the LGBTQ community, and for people who like to break out of conventional models. Kristen produces a bi-annual women’s dance called Lucky 11, she’s the co-producer of The Big Gay* Soirée, an epic show and celebration during Pride weekend, and she is the Music Director for immersive theatre experiences like Wonderland and burlesque shows like Queer As Funk.

With 20 years of restaurant experience and a degree in Business & Marketing from the University of Missouri-St. Louis, Kristen combines her knowledge of marketing, entertainment, and hospitality to create unforgettable experiences for her patrons. In 2018, she joined the staff at School of Rock in Kirkwood as a Vocal Instructor and Assistant Director for the Performance Program. Kristen is inspired by the next generation of musicians, and enjoys helping young vocalists gain confidence and improve their stage presence. Kristen lives in Soulard with her partner of 11 years, Elizabeth Fuchs, and their two dogs, Frida and Saffron. You can connect with Kristen on online at

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Photos in header by Carrie Meyer of Insomniac Studios and Richard A. Nichols. Photo above by Studio 47.

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"I'm Ready" My Debut EP Album Available Now!

On Friday, December 1st, Kristen Goodman released her debut CD at a big celebration show attended by over 200 friends, family, and fans. But don't worry if you missed the big event.  You can pick up a copy of her CD at an upcoming show, order a copy from, or download the digital track on iTunes. 

Presented with her signature powerful vocals, crisp acoustic guitar, and personal storytelling, this debut EP album features acoustic folk rock songs written over the last 15 years.

Listen to songs from my debut album:

Upcoming Shows & Events

Apr 7, 2018
2720 Cherokee
St. Louis MO
Apr 13, 2018
2720 Cherokee
St. Louis MO
Apr 21, 2018
The Corner Gates
St. Louis MO