Record producer, musician, and composer who was listed among the 10 Best Producers of the Decade in 2010 by Paste Magazine.
He played the drums in several bands during his high school days, using the school's built-in studio to record tracks.
He collaborated with My Morning Jacket, The Decemberists, R.E.M., and
His father was the singer and songwriter Layng Martine Jr.
His Oregon studio Flora Recording and Playback hosted T-Bone Burnett who worked on a record with The Decemberists.