His older brothers inspired him to start playing music. He co-founded Silvertide in 2001.
He opened up his own rock-themed retail store, Perri Ink. Cartel in Los Angeles.
His younger sister is singer Christina Perri. He married Misi Perri in 2011; they have a daughter named Tesla together.
His group Silvertide opened for Vince Neil and Motley Crue.