Famous as the lead singer from the hardcore punk band Madball, Cricien also performed using a rock supergroup called Hazen Road. When he was simply seven years of age, he began associated his old musician sibling on travels and was eventually mentored by guitarist Vinnie Stigma. His albums with Madball consist of Ball Of Devastation, Demonstrating My Style, and Established It Off. His old half-brother, Roger Miret, performed using the thrash steel band Agnostic Entrance. The child of the Cuban-American mom and a Colombian dad, Cricien spent his early years in Florida and NY. He and drummer Jay Weinberg both performed with Madball.