Gained fame as a member of Danzig. He also played for the rock bands Eagles of Death Metal and Queens of the Stone Age.
He began playing the drums when he was fifteen years old, going on to play for the Los Angeles band Wasted Youth.
He was temporarily replaced by Dave Grohl in Queens of the Stone Age.
He was engaged to tattoo artist and star of L.A. Ink, Pixie Acia.
He was bandmates with Josh Homme in Queens of the Stone Age.