*Born in 1978 and raised in Northern California suburb of San Francisco
*Has been writing music since the 7th grade - started in his bedroom after school
*Started producing beats and rapping as a teen - picked up the guitar in his 20's
*Major influences are Brian Wilson, Danny Elfman, Dave Matthews, Neil Young, Dr. Dre
*Has attended over 200 concerts in his lifetime including such legends as Paul McCartney, Elton John, Neil Young, Madonna, and tons more!
*Counts the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, CA as one of his favorite places on planet Earth.
*Proud supporter of Neil and Peggy Young's Bridge School and it's yearly benefit - www.bridgeschool.org
*Originally went by 'Doughboy' as a teenager, changed to 'Uncle Doughboy' to personify a "gentler, more mature artist".
*Counts his nieces and nephews as his biggest fans - they have always called him 'Uncle Doughboy', obviously.
*Wrote a rap song titled "Tahiti" as a teenager, he would eventually take his wife to Tahiti on Honeymoon.
*The track titled "Tahiti" on "The Uncle Doughboy EP" was originally titled "Tahiti 2" because it describes a return to the Isles.
*Recorded his debut EP at the same recording studio used by No Doubt, Hoobastank, Incubus, and Fiona Apple to record their debut releases.
*The studio was also used to record "Kokomo" by the Beach Boys.
*One of his major goals in life is to appear in a JG Wentworth commercial.
*Dreams of one day owning one of those DeLoreans reproduced to look like the original flying movie car.
*Also dreams of opening up a Pizza Organ Theater.
*Felt dissed by LOST... big fan of The Walking Dead... but remaining cautiously optimistic! (Once you've been burned...)