Mike Ayley

Member of Canadian pop rock band Marianas Trench, alongside Josh Ramsay, Matt Webb, and Ian Casselman and who was on their debut LP, Fix Me. He was recruited to Marianas Trench by Casselman, who was his roommate; they released the albums Fix Me, Masterpiece Theatre, and Ever After between 2006 and 2011. He and the band made appearances on Kyle XY, The Vampire Diaries, and Degrassi: The Next Generation; their song, "Cross My Heart," was used during The Vampire Diaries' first season. He fathered a son, Tristan, with his wife, Elise. He and the band were signed by 604 Records, which was owned by Nickelback's Chad Kroeger. [+]