He reportedly played drums for the bands Stonecrow, Mind Circus, and Tic Dolly Row before Nirvana.
From 1988 to 1990, he played drums for Nirvana. His departure in 1990 was cited as a mutual agreement between he and his former bandmates.
He's played in several bands since Nirvana, including Fire Ants, The Methodists, and Before Cars.
He now sings and plays bass for the rock band Before Cars. They released a single in 2006 titled "Old Chair".