Lynly works as a barmaid and play tunes at the Vilemyr Inn in Ivarstead.
Lynly isn't her real name: only an alias. Her real name is Svidi. Svidi once was the lover of Sibbi Black-Briar. She had a brother who was murdered by Sibbi and Svidi reported him. Now she is in hiding in fear under the alias Lynly Star-Sung.
The Lovers's Requital
Sibbi Black-Briar asks the Dragonborn to locate his former lover, Svidi, and report back to him. Svidi is the true identity of Lynly Star-Sung and the Dragonborn will need to confront her.
Lynly will play songs for 5 or, if the Dragonborn has a high enough Speech skill, he or she may compliment her, and she will play a special tune for free. She only plays the lute and cannot take the normal requests.
- Sibbi describes Lynly's identity with long black hair, but she's blonde when met, hinting that she tried her best to completely change her identity.