Howland is originally from The Bay Area.  His father is a software engineer and his mother is a schoolteacher.  He has been interested in music since a young age and has experimented with all kinds of genres, ranging from jazz to metal. 
When Howland was in high school, he started to use Ableton and became obsessed with it.  After a short stint making big room, Howland started creating dubstep sounds under the name SVDDEN DEATH in 2015.  Some of his most popular songs include "Behemoth", "Rise", "Last Life", "Take Ya Head Off", and "Junkworld."    Some of his collaborators include Borgore, Subtronics, Yakz, and more.  Howland has released music under the label Never Say Die.  As of January 2019, he had around 54K followers on SoundCloud, 52K likes on Facebook, 83K followers on Instagram, and 35K followers on Twitter.    
Howland is currently dating Jasmine Johnston since 2013.
SPELLJAM EP (2017)
JUNKWORLD EP (2018)
VOYD VOL.1 (2018)