Record producer, lyricist, and lead singer of the alternative rock band Blue October who released the single "Hate Me."
He attended the High School for the Visual and Performing Arts in Houston. His first band was called The Last Wish.
He published his first book, Crazy Making, in 2009.
He has a daughter named Blue Reed Furstenfeld. He married Sarah Furstenfeld on July 28, 2012. They have a daughter named Sayde and a son named Gunner.
He toured with Stephenie Meyer for a Twilight series concert and book tour.