- From Irvine, Kentucky
- Plays banjo and guitar.
- 2001-2013, played banjo with Newfound Road.
- 2011-2019, formed NewTown with fiddler Katie Penn, whom he married.
- 2019, Newtown was dissolved, as was his marriage to Kati.
- 2019, joined the Tim Shelton Syndicate.
- 2022, released solo project Railroad Town Without a Train (Mountain Fever).
- 2022, ran for Mayor of Irvine, Kentucky.