Singer and founding member of the metalcore band We Are Defiance as well as the post-hardcore band Sleeping with Sirens. He published the album Bomb(dot)com in 2009 with Sleeping with Sirens, and Trust in Few in 2011 with We Are Defiance.
He works with music producer Andrew Wade as his manager. He began his musical career while living with Jeremy McKinnon of A Day to Remember. His first major break occurred when he recorded “I’ll Swing My Firsts” and published it to his MySpace profile, where it soon gained a considerable fan base.
Paddock Park, his first band, was established with former A Day to Remember guitarist Tom Denney. In 2008, they released the EP With False Hope and the LP A Hiding Place for Fake Friends.
He grew raised in Ocala, Florida after being born in Methuen, Massachusetts. He has three children and is married.
In 2009, he collaborated with We Are Defiance on a cover of B.o.”Airplanes.” B.’s