- From Oakland, California (has also lived in New Jersey, Baltimore and Nigeria).
- Plays banjo (clawhammer style), sings, step-dances.
- Performs solo as well as with the San Francisco-based group The Stairwell Sisters.
- 2010, released solo project Float Downstream (Evil Diane).
- 2012, released Evie Ladin Band album (Evil Diane).
- 2016, released Jump the Fire album (Evil Diane).
- 2018, released Riding the Rooster album (Evil Diane).
- 2019, released Caught on a Wire album (Evil Diane).