Vocalist, lyricist, and guitarist for the music group Neutral Milk Resort, who have released the albums On Avery Isle (1996) and In the Aeroplane More than the ocean (1998). He also helped discovered The Elephant 6 Documenting Company. He went to Ruston SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in Louisiana. He was a contributor for the recording New Magnetic Question from the Apples in Stereo system. He wedded Astra Taylor, a documentary filmmaker. He protected the music “Indication the Dotted Range” to get a 2009 Chris Knox tribute recording called Heart stroke: Tracks for Chris Knox.