4lyn4Lyn is a rap rock/nu metal band from Hamburg, Germany. They began their career as Headtrip in 1995 as high schoolers. They recorded demos and played locally, and in 2000 a gig at the Ohrenschmaus Festival in Hamburg got them attention from label scouts. “4Lyn” is an acronym of sorts; 4 is the number of band members, and LYN stands for “loud young nobodies”. They released their debut self-titled record on Universal Records subsidiary Motor Music in 2001, and toured with Papa Roach, Thumb, Therapy?, Cosmotron, and Dredg. They recorded their sophomore effort, Neon, in Denmark, then toured throughout central Europe.

They left Motor Music to sign with Edel Music for their third release, Take it as a Compliment, issued in 2004. In 2005 they wrote a theme song entitled “Go Sea Devils” for the Hamburg Sea Devils, a football team. 2007 saw the released of their self-produced album, “Compadres”.Their most recent album, “Hello (For You I’m Dying)” was released in January 2008. As a gift to loyal fans, the band released a live album, “Live In Hamburg”, which can only be purchased through the band’s official website.

Other Information

  • Origin: Hamburg, Germany
  • Genres: Nu metal, Rap metal
  • Years active: 1995-present
  • Labels: Motor Music, Rodeostar, Edel Music
  • Website: http://www.myspace.com/4lyn
  • Members:
  1. Bron “Braz” Cazzato – vocals
  2. Dennis Krüger – guitar
  3. Björn “Deee” Düßler – bass
  4. Sascha “Chino” Carrilho – drums


  • 4Lyn (2001)
  • Neon (2002)
  • Take it as a Compliment (2004)
  • Compadres (2005)
  • Hello (2008)
  • Live In Hamburg (2008) – Live
  • The Good Life Period (2008) – DVD



~ by molco on July 28, 2009.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: