Bassist known for his use the alternative rock-band Madina Lake. Previously, he previously co-founded and used another band known as The Empty Theory. He went to Butler University with an athletic scholarship or grant and performed professional soccer before you begin his music profession. He trained himself to try out the bass when he is at his early twenties. His twin sibling, Nathan, sang business lead vocals for Madina Lake. The brothers and their three sisters was raised in the Chicago region. He was influenced from the music of Billy Corgan as well as the Smashing Pumpkins.