Drummer with the heavy metal band Disturbed who is known for his bass drum sound. He has a side project with another member of Disturbed called Fight or FLIGHT.
He started toying around with the drums when he was ten years old, but he did not become passionate about playing until he was fifteen.
He was influenced by Judas Priest, Metallica, Slayer, Testament, Mötley Crüe, Pantera, and Racer X.
He married his longtime girlfriend after proposing to her onstage during an August 31, 2005 concert.
He and Disturbed bandmate Dan Donegan collaborated on a side project called Fight or FLIGHT.