Also known with the name Tony Sly, he was the frontman of punk rock-band No Use For the Name, the group which has released albums like Really difficult VERY CHEAP. He went to and graduated from Homestead SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in Cupertino, California in 1989. He provides two acoustic divide albums with Lagwagon member Joey Cape. He wedded to Brigitte and it has two daughters called Fiona and Keira. He was agreed upon by Unwanted fat Wreck Records, that was possessed and founded by Michael Burkett, usually known as Unwanted fat Mike.