- His journey to become a musician began at age 9 when his musician father gifted him with his first guitar.
- Has cited his strongest musical influences as Bob Dylan, The Band, The Rolling Stones and Van Morrison.
- First album, Sunshine Road, peaked at No. 1 in the Australian iTunes Blues Charts for nearly a year.
- Was a finalist in the sixth season of the reality television show Australia's Got Talent.
- Wrote and directed his semi-surreal coming-of-age short film The American Werewolves in 2013.
- Has had recurring roles on the HBO crime-drama series Boardwalk Empire and the FX period drama series The Americans.