Guitarist known for his use the rock music group Trivium. His albums using the music group use in Waves, Ascendancy, and Vengeance Falls. In senior high school, his initial interest was hockey; in university, he became section of a music group. This year 2010, he was a backup vocalist for the steel music group Acquiring Dawn. He was raised in Maine with a mature sister called Sandy. His electric guitar playing was motivated by that of Slash.