Brody Dalle is an Australianborn singersongwriter and guitarist. Dalle began playing music in her adolescence, and moved to Los Angeles, California at age eighteen, where she founded the punk rock band The Distillers. The group released three albums before disbanding in 2006, and Dalle began another project, Spinnerette, releasing an eponymous album in 2009. In 2014, she released Diploid Love, her first album under her solo name.
Dalle was born Bree Joanna Alice Robinson in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on New Years Day 1979. She was raised in the suburbs of Melbourne, in Fitzroy and Northcote. Dalles father left their family when she was young, and her mother remarried. Through her fathers second marriage, Dalle has a halfsister, writer and comedian Morgana Robinson. Dalle was sexually abused as a child, and was ensnared in court cases surrounding the abuse at age fifteen.