Mountain Son is one of the Northwest's leading independent musicians, songwriters, and producers. He has released 3 solo albums, written songs for 4 albums with his bluegrass band The Muddy Souls, and has shared the stage with artists such as Willie Watson, Ramblin' Jack Elliot, Hot Buttered Rum, and Jackie Greene.

Mountain Son also performs as singer, banjo player, guitarist, and producer/engineer for the Eugene based progressive bluegrass band The Muddy Souls.