Lead guitarist for the indie rock band The 1975, whose self-titled debut album topped the UK Albums Chart.
He met fellow band members Ross MacDonald, Matthew Healy, and George Daniel in high school. They began to play music together in 2002, beginning with punk-rock and pop covers before beginning to write their own music.
As a member of the 1975, he worked with producer Mike Crossey on the band's debut album.
He was born in Manchester, England.
He performs alongside Matthew Healy in the band The 1975.