Multi-instrumentalist who takes on the bass acoustic guitar in the choice rock-band Snow Patrol. He changed former bassist Tag McClelland in the music group. He was previously the guitar participant for the Glasgow music group Terra Diablo and had been close friends with Snow Patrol actually before he became a member of them officially. He wounded his remaining arm and make during the Attention Open up Tour in 2006 which pressured the strap to cancel 6 displays. He was created in Kinlochleven, Scotland. He performs alongside Nathan Connolly in Snow Patrol.