He taught himself in production and currently works as an engineer in his own recording studio.
Dines released his own solo EP called “The Dark” on September 26, 2016.
He is most well-known for his video “10 styles of metal” that went viral on several different social media platforms. “10 styles of metal” has gathered over 6,400,000 views on YouTube since its upload in 2014.
In 2017 he was scammed while making a video known as “Djent 2017”, where he commissioned a 17 string guitar from Nicholas Olson of Olson Guitarworks. He paid over $1200 for the guitar to be made, however, he found out that Nicholas actually ordered it from a Chinese website and it only cost $400; later on, he posted a video of himself on Twitter destroying the guitar.