Famous as the lead singer of the hardcore punk band Madball, Cricien also performed with a rock supergroup called Hazen Street.
When he was just seven years old, he began accompanying his older musician brother on tours and was subsequently mentored by guitarist Vinnie Stigma.
His albums with Madball include Ball Of Destruction, Demonstrating My Style, and Set It Off.
His older half-brother, Roger Miret, performed with the thrash metal band Agnostic Front. The child of a Cuban-American mother and a Colombian father, Cricien spent his early years in Florida and New York.
He and drummer Jay Weinberg both performed with Madball.