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Joel is a four-time Grammy-nominated producer and engineer. He lives in Brooklyn, New York where he owns and operates Studio G Brooklyn, a recording studio with Tony Maimone and Chris Cubeta. Joel performs as a musician with the band Book of Knots.

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Some of Joel’s credits include:

  • Highly Suspect – The Boy Who Died Wolf (Grammy-nominated) – Producer, Mixer, Engineer
  • Highly Suspect – Mister Asylum (2x Grammy-nominated) – Producer, Mixer, Engineer
  • Pretty Lights – A Color Map of the Sun (Grammy-nominated) – Engineer, Mixer, Additional Production
  • Tom Waits – “Pray” performed with Book of Knots (Joel’s band), re-released on Tom Wait’s “Orphans” – Co-writer, Producer
  • Blackroc (The Black Keys) – Blackroc (V2) – Co-Producer, Engineer, Mixer
  • Gaby Moreno – Postales (Latin Grammy-nominated) – Mixer, Engineer
  • Iggy Pop with The Plastic Ono Band – “Waiting for the D Train” (Chimera) – Mixer, Engineer
  • Bomba Estereo – Elegancia Tropical (Latin Grammy-nominated) – Engineer, Mixer
  • Matisyahu – Live at Stubb’s, Vol. 2 – Mixer
  • Jolie Holland – The Living and The Dead (Anti) – Mixer
  • Jolie Holland – Pint of Blood (Anti) – Mixer
  • Dub Trio – Another Sound is Dying (Ipecac/ROIR) – Co-Producer, Engineer, Mixer
  • Marc Ribot and Ceramic Dog’s – Party Intellectuals – Producer, Mixer
  • Inner Party System – Inner Party System (Island, Stolen Transmission) – Producer, Engineer, Mixer
  • The Unsane – Blood Run (Relapse)
  • The Giraffes – The Giraffes (Razor & Tie) – Producer, Engineer, Mixer
  • Sparklehorse – It’s a Wonderful Life (Capitol Records) – Engineer
  • Sparklehorse – Dreamt for Light Years in the Belly of a Mountain (Astralwerks/EMI)- Engineer
  • Elvis Costello – “Beautiful” (Linda Perry cover for the TV Series “House”) – Sound Design Engineer,
  • Mixer for the film “Charlie, Victor, Romeo,” which premiered as the official selection of the New Frontiers installation at The Sundance Film Festival in 2013.
  • Joel has been a guest speaker and panelist at: Nordic Music Week in Norway (2012, 2013), Pot Luck Con.
    in Tucson (2012), AES Latin America (2011, Tape Op Con. in Tucson (2006)