The Shocker is an American, Los Angeles based, punk rock band that takes its name from the hand gesture "the shocker". Band was formed by former L7 bassist Jennifer Finch in 2002 to play a party in an old store front on East Sunset Blvd. with friends from the neighbourhood . The party never stopped.
In 2003 The Shocker released their debut EP, Up Your Ass Tray. The EP contained seven songs. Finch said that they wanted to show more of their "darker side". In 2006 they release an the updated version of this EP as a Full Length appropriately titled, "Up Your Ass Tray (The Full Length)".