American synthpop musician whose third full-length release, 2011’s WE SHOULD End up being the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves, became his breakout album. He’s known to followers for his live antics, frequently punching himself and tearing at his clothing during shows. He was a music college student in the California Institute from the Arts, where he became affected by Renaissance and Medieval music. He includes a doctorate in Politics Philosophy from your University or college of Hawai’i and it has taught the topic himself. He was created in Austin, Minnesota. He’s a good friend and regular collaborator of Los Angeles-based indie pop vocalist Ariel Red, whom he befriended in university.