CUSTOM MODEL IS an electronic music duo formed by James and Jessica Glines from Salt Lake City, Utah (USA).
James Glines - Production, Sound Design, Vocals.
In the last 15 years, James has not only toured as far as New Zealand, but also shared the stage with artists such as Tegan & Sara, VHS or Beta, Dan Deacon, Shiny Toy Guns, and Har Mar Superstar. James was also nominated three times for DJ of the Year, and won the honor in 2011. Glines is a staple in the Salt Lake club scene after having spun records next to acts like Le Castle Vania, Depressed Buttons, Villains, Eli Smith, and The Toxic Avenger.
In 2008, James created the popular club night, Shake N' Pop at W Lounge, where he gained acclaim for showcasing soon-to-be- trending artists. There, he also debuted his own original music, which was quickly praised by local media for its fresh, polished and complex sound.
James holds a Bachelors Degree in Public Relations from the University of Utah, and an Associates in Music Recording and Technology from Salt Lake Community College. When he is not working on commercial production or original music for Custom Model, he is teaching Digital Audio Production to High School students in the Salt Lake Valley.
Jessica Glines - DJ, Vocalist, Production Therapist.
Since 2008, Jessica has been plying her trade as an accomplished DJ, vocalist, and even yoga instructor. She has shared the stage with various touring acts such as Rye Rye, Designer Drugs and Har Mar Superstar.