Gifted all-around musician who’s the founder and owner from the Oregon-based documenting studio Country wide Freedom. He provides created music for performers like the Shins, Damien Jurado, Foxygen, Wake Owl, and Guster. He composed and recorded first materials from his house. He pursued a single documenting career after shifting to Southern California in 2001. He’d later sign using the indie label Secretly Canadian. He became a member of The Shins as their keyboardist and became the touring bassist and history vocalist for The Dark Keys. He transferred around frequently along with his family members. He was asked by Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy to aid Wilco’s Sky Blue Sky US tour.