Shy Girls is the nom de plume of Dan Vidmar, a Portland-based alternative-R&B musician. The native of State College, Pennsylvania headed to the west coast after graduating from Pennsylvania State University and he quickly started working on music professionally once he arrived in Portland.
He first garnered attention in 2013 when he placed "Under Attack" on SoundCloud. Soon, the single gained rave reviews and he released the Timeshare EP by the end of the year. During 2014, he opened for Haim on the American tour, as well as Maxwell. The following year brought the mixtape 4WZ and he spent 2016 working on his full-length debut Salt, which appeared in early 2017. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine, Rovi