Cinematic and television composer known for his focus on the soundtracks of Transformers, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, and Eager Housewives. He also made up gaming music for the video games The Sims, Prince of Persia, and Gears of Battle. Early in his profession, he made up music for the gaming Metal Equipment Solid 2: Sons of Liberty. His structure mentors included Hans Zimmer and Harry Gregson-Williams. He was students in the Music Division at the University or college of California-Berkeley. He made up music for The Amityville Horror, a 2005 film that starred Ryan Reynolds.