Keyboardist of the alternative rock band Paradise Fears. They're well-known for their album Battle Scars, which peaked at number two on the iTunes Alternative chart. He's also a songwriter who records under the alias MJ Walker.
He and his high school friends deferred college in 2010 and worked full-time to raise money for their debut album Yours Truly.
He and Paradise Fears gained attention after opening for All Time Low on their 2011 The Rise and Fall of my Pants Tour.
He and his bandmates are from Vermillion, South Dakota.
He and Cole Andre have been members of Paradise Fears.