American drummer for the band Thrice who released eight full-length albums between 2001 and 2011, including Beggars and Major/Minor.
He originally wanted to be a professional baseball player and played for Pepperdine before injuries from football prevented him from continuing.
He wrote a monthly advice column entitled Battle of the Sexes for the Alternative Press for three years.
He joined Thrice early in his life at the recommendation of his brother Eddie who was the band's bassist.
He wrote the advice column, Battle of the Sexes for Alternative Press with Morningwood lead singer, Chantal Claret.