Bassist and guitarist from Chicago (IL, USA). In 1982 he joined Eleventh Dream Day
which is still active today. Together with John Herndon
, he founded Tortoise
in 1988, then still called Mosquito. In 1995 he played a short period with The For Carnation
and since 1997 he's also been a member of Pullman
. In 1999 he started Brokeback
- first as his solo project, but soon more musicians joined him.