Alternate rock musician who released the single albums Sweetheart and 100% Fun. He published and recorded tunes on four-track cassettes while in senior high school and became a member of the music group The Specifications. He celebrated the twentieth wedding anniversary of the launch of Sweetheart in 2012 by playing the recording in its entirety on tour. His relationship failed round the launch of his 1989 recording, Earth. He created a duo with R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe known as Community Trolls.