Glam metal and bubblegum pop are brought together in the music of Shaynie Rhoads, glitter-clad headbanger from San Diego, California. As a teenager, she played in various rock bands, and was influenced by artists like Britney Spears, Metallica, Poison and Motley Crue. She began writing songs in college in an effort to capture the fast-paced lifestyle brought on by her new experiences.
Now based in San Francisco, Shaynie Rhoads and her band play throughout the local scene to continue sharing music from her recently-released, untamed debut EP, "Dynamite." Armed with a guitar and a dream, Shaynie Rhoads is out there proving to the world that girls rock.
On February 4th 2017 three guys from the East Bay started a band, they put their collective heads together in order to come up with a name that would inspire a generation. Instead they came up with Violet Island. These days Violet Island has four members, Adrian (Vocals/Guitars), Newman (Bass), Felipe (Drums), and Lizzie (Everything Else). With the help of their trusty pet Jelly Fish they are setting out to follow the footsteps of the bands that inspired them