Good dude. Good songwriter. Good signing.
Click below for Steven Smith's (yes, "Steven's Untitled Rock Show" Steven Smith) "Going Off Track" podcast episode with Dave Hause. It was pretty interesting, had a bit of Loved Ones bad news, and Dave retold a story of Chuck Ragan saving him from a crazy guy in Canada: http://www.goingofftrack.com/2012/07/25/dave-hause/