Born in Santa Cruz California, Shoddy Lynn spent her formative years studying in various parts of the world until settling in Hollywood on her own at 18. While traveling abroad she was immersed in the shocking intensity of club culture and the electronic music industry. Upon returning to the states, Shoddy Lynn's incredible love of music and appreciation for the sensory and aesthetic raw essence of the club community led her to fearlessly take the decks and cultivate a signature sound of her own.
From years of watching her Grandfather, renown Iranian composer and violinist, Atta Khorram to training ballet and jazz, to an early obsession for many genres of music including indy-rock, punk, and new wave electro, it is no wonder Shoddy has developed such a strong technical foundation for music at an early age.
Currently working hard in her studio on her first ep release AVANT PUNK: using a mixture of Ableton, various synthesizers and her own raspy vocals. The new GLITCH MINIMAL 2 side ep is sure to turn some heads in this girls direction, if they haven't already. The EP is sent to release on IMPAKT RECORDINGS in January. In addition to her studio work, Shoddy has traveled and been directly influenced by some of the best talents in the DJ Circuit. Learning the ins and outs of djing from esteemed artists such as Dubfire, Behrouz.
Shoddy's passion and skills have brought her to the forefront of the electronic industry, currently returning from rocking the decks in DUBAI, her focus is continue her tour into Europe, Germany and Middle East. She is heading in the right direction, currently playing in the biggest venues along the West Coast. From San Francisco to San Diego, and alongside some big names, Justin Martin, Sander K, Anthony Attalla, Mike Monday and The Low End Specialists just to name a few.
Shoddy brings her fresh and eclectic vibes to some of the best clubs in the world. "Playing on a Funktion One sound system at Vessel San Francisco had to be the highlight of my djing career so far". We are sure there are many more sound systems she'll be tearing apart soon enough.
Voted ITALIAN JOCK MAGAZINE DJ of the Month for July 08', currently a RESIDENT DJ of weekly tech party: TECHYLA and INCOGNITO Friday's at the world famous KING KING ("home of house") nightclub in Hollywood, this girl is well on her way to the top of a male dominated industry. This fact doesn't intimidate the 5'3 mini tech guru, "i love to be playing in a club then the lights go on at about 4 or 5am and people come up to me and say, wow i just realized you were a girl!, in my sound there is no sexual limitations, if its good, its GOOD." Case and point made, Shoddy is no fledgling.
Her quirk, spunk and minimal techno grooves hold over well where ever she graces the decks. Her style is described as Techno fused with Glitchy Tech and Latin undertones. This young starlet has acquired a smart appreciation and understanding for dance music you just don't want to miss.