Vocalist and frontman from the indie rock-band Loss of life Cab for Cutie. He also began the side task The Postal Assistance, launching the critically acclaimed 2003 record QUIT. He attended Traditional western Washington College or university where he researched engineering. He provides written content on gay privileges for The Daily Beast. He was wedded to celebrity and vocalist Zooey Deschanel from 2009 to 2012. He previously a minor function within the film Short Interviews with Hideous Guys, aimed by John Krasinski.