Hailing from Nashville, TN, RJ Shankle has played for bands such as Unwritten Law, Strung Out, Charming Liars and more. He studied under Chester Thompson (Phil Collins, Genesis, Frank Zappa), Jason Sutter (Cher, Foreigner, Marylin Manson) and attended the PIT program at Hollywood’s famed Musician’s Institute. RJ currently resides in Los Angeles and is a permanent member of SoCal punk rock pioneers Strung Out.