From the SF Weekly:
Rock flung himself across the country to be with his wife, Allyson Baker, guitarist for erstwhile Bay Area band Parchman Farm. "It was kind of a blessing in disguise," he says. "I probably needed to get out of New York, and didn't really realize it until I got out. When you're from New York, you feel like you're not allowed to live anywhere else."
Here's some of the new Ace Rock album