Plays bass. He is also a filmmaker, and is the man responsible for filming & editing all of the band's official podcasts.
Sings background vocals and plays guitar for Manchester Orchestra. He also writes his own material as Gobotron. The debut Gobotron album "On Your Mark, Get Set..." is set to be released on Favorite Gentlemen in 2010. Robert wrote all of the music and played all of the instruments on the album.