Valentin was born May 22, 1986. He grew up in Rancho Cucamonga. As a child he played the guitar his father gave to him. Growing up, he learned to play other instruments and began recording on mini cassette tapes. He is a film student attending Chaffey College in Rancho. He is influenced by ambient artist like, Grouper, Inca Ore and Animal Collective. He now dedicates his efforts towards music and filmmaking.