Guitarist and composer who was the lead guitarist of the 1980s pop band Oingo Boingo. He has also worked as a producer and instrumental arranger.
He was the flutist and songwriter for the psychedelic rock band Strawberry Alarm Clock.
After Oingo Boingo, he went on to have a great career scoring television shows like the Walking Dead.
He grew up in Garfield Heights, Ohio.
He was the lead orchestrator of the sound department of Sam Raimi's "Oz the Great and Powerful."