Country singer who has been a member of The Flatlanders since 1972. He released two singles in the late 1980s that charted: "White Freight Liner Blues" and "Honky Tonk Song."
He studied metaphysics after attending Texas Tech University for a short period of time.
His song "Braver New World" is featured in the film Kicking and Screaming, which was directed by Noah Baumbach.
He was raised in Lubbock by a honky tonk musician father.
He has collaborated with Willie Nelson.