Bassist for the Allman Brothers Band from the last 1990s and co-founder of the band Aquarium Rescue Unit.
He became a multi-instrumentalist at an early age; after high school, he moved to Virginia Beach where he got his first noteworthy gigs.
He has been recognized for his ability to perform scat-singing while playing jazz solos.
He married Jessica Shouse in 2010.
He immersed himself in the jam band scene, working with many groups and individuals, including Phil Lesh.