Drummer who has played with Beck and R.E.M. and worked with many other acts in the 1990s. He has also worked on more contemporary acts, like Atoms for Peace.
His first professional gig was with the indie group Walt Mink, named for a psychology professor at his alma mater, Macalester College.
He worked on the soundtracks for Collateral, Dawn of the Dead, and Walking Tall.
He married sculptor Lizzy Waronker and they have a son together.
He worked on Norah Jones' 2012 album Little Broken Hearts.