Indie bassist and back-up singer known for his work with Modest Mouse. His albums with the band include The Moon & Antarctica and Good News for People Who Love Bad News.
His Modest Mouse tracks include performances on acoustic guitar, Rickenbacker bass, Fender bass, double bass, and pump organ.
He settled in Seattle, Washington with his wife and children. His infant son, Milo, made cooing sounds on track twelve ("Interlude (Milo))" of Good News For People Who Love Bad News.
He and drummer Jeremiah Green were both original members of Modest Mouse.