Founding member of and drummer with the hard rock band Blue Oyster Cult, the group known for songs like "Don't Fear the Reaper."
He played with the band Soft White Underbelly, which later changed its name to Blue Oyster Cult.
He played in the band The Brain Surgeons.
He married the ex-drummer of the Flaming Youth, Deborah Frost, and has a brother named Joe.
He played in Blue Oyster Cult with Neal Smith.