Famous as the art director for the multi-Grammy-winning rock-band The Black Secrets, he received a 2011 Grammy Award for Ideal Recording Deal for his cover art for the group’s 2010 album Brothers. He educated at Ohio’s Columbus University of Artwork and Design. Aside from his use The Black Tips, he showcased his are a sculptor and professional photographer. His sibling, drummer Patrick Carney, founded The Dark Tips with vocalist and guitarist Dan Auerbach in 2001. The kids of Jim Carney and Mary Stormer, the Carney brothers spent their early years in Akron, Ohio. He and Alex Pardee are both known because of their record artwork (Pardee made album addresses for the music group The Utilized).