He was born without a left hip socket which brought tension and pain throughout his body. After having surgery he found that was able to create music much easier and has become obsessed with teaching people that anyone can make music.
He is most well known for fun sing along songs like "Terribly Happy" and "If You're Bored In San Diego (IT'S YOUR FAULT) as well as songs in many other styles. He has been described as a cross between "punk rock and punk folk".
His music is influenced by, among others, Ringo Starr, Mr. Rogers, South Park, and Leonard Cohen.
He is now an inspirational speaker with music sharing the value of positive thought and action to businesses and schools.
"Dare we say HappyRon is making San Diego hipper?" The San Diego Reader
HappyRon makes fun inspirational music for good-hearted people.