STAFF

All engineering work at Bonati Mastering is done by Josh Bonati. Josh received his BA in acoustical engineering from Purdue University, and completed graduate studies in architectural acoustics under Neil Shade and audio under Alan Kefauver at the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University. Before opening his own studio Josh worked at AlgoRhythms in New York City under mastering and recording engineer A.T. Michael MacDonald, and assisted Fred Kevorkian at Kevorkian Mastering inside Avatar Studios. Josh also previously worked at Polk Audio (Baltimore), Colossal Mastering (Chicago), RPG Diffusor Systems (Baltimore), Echo Park Studios (Indiana), and the Japanese consulting firm Nagata Acoustics in both Tokyo and Los Angeles.

Josh has been awarded grants from the Audio Engineering Society, participated in Acoustical Society of America design competitions, and has been a panelist at the Tape-Op Magazine conference, and played drums in the band Aa (Big A little a) from 2006 - 2013.

CREDITS


Mac Demarco
"Salad Days"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Sufjan Stevens
"Carrie & Lowell"
(Asthmatic Kitty)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Blanck Mass
"Dumb Flesh"
(Sacred Bones)
(vinyl mastering)

Levon Vincent
self-titled
(Novel Sound)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Pale Blue
"The Past We Leave Behind"
(Captured Tracks/2MR)
(digital mastering)

Sheer Mag
II EP
(Katorga Works)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

The Soft Moon
"Deeper"
(Captured Tracks)
(vinyl mastering)

Omar S
"Triangulum Australe" 12"
(FXHE)
(vinyl mastering)

Various Artists
"Killed By Deathrock" comp
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Vex
"Sanctuary" (remastered)
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Zola Jesus
"Versions"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

The Men
"Tomorrow's Hits"
(Sacred Bones)
(vinyl mastering)

Ejecta
"Dominae"
(Driftless)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Weekend
"Jinx"
(Slumberland)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Zola Jesus
"Conatus"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Wild Nothing
"Gemini"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

AIDS Wolf
"Very Friendly"
(Lovepump United)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Amen Dunes
"Through Donkey Jaw"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Pharmakon
"Abandon"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

The Men
"New Moon"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Mac Demarco
"2"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Thalia Zedek
"VIA"
(Thrill Jockey)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Sightings
"Terribly Well"
(DAIS)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Jozef Van Wissem / Jim Jarmusch
"The Mystery of Heaven"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Craft Spells
"Gallery"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Black Hearted Brother
"Stars Are Our Home"
(Slumberland)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Hubble
"Hubble Drums"
(Northern Spy)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

The Men
"Open Your Heart"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Eraserhead
OST
(Sacred Bones)
(vinyl mastering)

David First
"Electronic Works 1976-1977"
(DAIS)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Cult of Youth
"Love Will Prevail"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Merchandise
"Children of Desire"
(Katorga Works)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

aTelecine
"Entkopplung" OST
(DAIS)
(vinyl mastering)

Mountains
"Centralia"
(Thrill Jockey)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Angus MacLise
"Dreamweapon I"
(Boo-Hooray)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Angus MacLise
"Dreamweapon II"
(Boo-Hooray)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Angus MacLise
"Dreamweapon III"
(Boo-Hooray)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Crystal Stilts
"Nature Noir"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Woods
"Bend Beyond"
(Woodsist)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

David Lynch
"The Big Dream"
(Sacred Bones)
(vinyl mastering)

The Babies
"Our House On The Hill"
(Woodsist)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Genesis P-Orridge/Stan Bingo
"What's History"
(DAIS)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Woods
"Sun And Shade"
(Woodsist)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Pop.1280
"Imps Of Perversion"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

The Doozer
"Keep It Together"
(Woodsist)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

King Dude
"Burning Daylight"
(DAIS)
(vinyl mastering)

Minks
"Tide's End"
(Captured Tracks)
(vinyl mastering)

Vår
"No One Dances Quite Like My Brothers"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Seth Price
"Army Jacket"
(DAIS)
(vinyl mastering)

Woods
"At Echo Lake"
(Woodsist)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Aaron "Fit" Siegel (Feat. L'Renee)
"Tonite" 12"
(FXHE)
(vinyl mastering)

The Men
"Campfire Songs" EP
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Heavenly Beat
"Prominence"
(Captured Tracks)
(vinyl mastering)

Missing Foundation
S/T
(DAIS)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Penny Rimbaud and Louise Elliot
"Not Them/Not Us"
(Boo-Hooray)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

North Americans
"No No"
(Driftless)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

F.J. McMahon
"Spirit of the Golden Juice"
(Circadian Press)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Pop.1280
"The Horror"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Destruction Unit
"Deep Trip"
(Sacred Bones)
(vinyl mastering)

Medicine
"To The Happy Few"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

“”

Black Marble
S/T EP
(Hardly Art)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Friend Roulette
"I’m Sorry You Hit Your Head"
(Goodnight)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Adult Dude
7" EP
(Lonely Creeper)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Juan Wauters
"N.A.P. (North American Poetry)"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Dungeon Acid
Move 12"
(FIT Detroit)
(vinyl mastering)

Psychic Ills
"One Track Mind"
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

“”

Cleaners From Venus
"Songs For A Fallow Land"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Cleaners From Venus
"Midnight Cleaners"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Cleaners From Venus
"In The Golden Autumn"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Cleaners From Venus
"Under Wartime Conditions"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Cleaners From Venus
"A Dawn Chorus"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Cleaners From Venus
Boxset Vol.2
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

“”

Cleaners From Venus
"Blow Away Your Troubles"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Cleaners From Venus
"On Any Normal Monday"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Cleaners From Venus
Boxset Vol.1
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

White Fence
"Family Perfume Vol.1 & Vol.2"
(Woodsist)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Warrior Kids
"Les Enfants De L'Espoir"
(Katorga Works)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Wax Idols
"Discipline And Desire"
(Slumberland)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

“”

Luke Hess
"Keep On" 2LP
(FXHE)
(vinyl mastering)

Omar S
"-998" 12"
(FXHE)
(vinyl mastering)

O B Ignitt
"Oh Jabba" 12"
(FXHE)
(vinyl mastering)

Omar S w/ L'Renee
"S.E.X-The Remixes" 12"
(FXHE)
(vinyl mastering)

Omar S & O B Ignitt
"Wayne County Hill Cops (pt2)" 12"
(FXHE)
(vinyl mastering)

Omar S presents Colonel Abrams
"Who Wrote The Rules Of Love"
(FXHE)
(vinyl mastering)

“”

Ava Luna
"Services/3rd Avenue Island"
(Infinite Best)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Blank Dogs
"Collected by Itself 2006-2009"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Deradoorian / Albert McCloud
Split 7"
(Lovepump United)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Duchampion
"Purple Clouds"
(self-released)
(digital mastering)

Fergus & Geronimo
"Unlearn"
(Hardly Art)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

HEALTH
"Disco"
(Lovepump United)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Julie Christmas
"The Bad Wife"
(Rising Pulse)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Meneguar
"The In Hour"
(Woodsist)
(digital mastering)

O'Death
"Outside"
(Ernest Jenning)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Phosphorescent
"Live/Ghost Lights"
(Dead Oceans)
(digital mastering)

Pictureplane
"Dark Rift"
(Lovepump United)
(digital mastering)

Skeletons
"Money"
(Tomlab)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Soft Metals
S/T
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Soft Moon
"Total Decay"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Tallest Man on Earth
"King of Spain"
(Dead Oceans)
(digital mastering)

Total Slacker
"Thrashin"
(Marshall Teller)
(digital mastering)

Asobi Seksu
"Fluorescence"
Polyvinyl
(vinyl mastering)

Beach Fossils
"What a Pleasure"
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Blues Control
"Local Flavor"
(Siltbreeze)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Coum Transmissions
"Sugarmorphoses"
(DAIS)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Cult of Youth
S/T
(Sacred Bones)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Disco Zombies
"Drums Over London"
(Acute Records)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Borden, Ferraro, Godin, Halo, Lopatin
FRKWYS07
(RVNG)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Iceage
"New Brigade"
(DAIS)
(vinyl mastering)

Juliana Barwick / Ikue Mori
FRKWYS Vol.6
RVNG Records
(digital+vinyl mastering)

The Men
"Leave Home"
(Sacred Bones)
(vinyl mastering)

Moon Duo
"Mazes"
(Sacred Bones)
(vinyl mastering)

Oneida
"Absolute II"
(Jagjaguwar)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Pictureplane
"Thee Physical"
(Lovepump United)
(digital mastering)

Widowspeak
S/T
(Captured Tracks)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

Woods
"Songs of Shame"
(Woodsist)
(digital+vinyl mastering)

A Classic Education
"Call It Blazing"
(Lefse)
(digital mastering)

Lord Foul
"The Devil's Advocate"
(DAIS)
(vinyl mastering)

Ceramic Dog
"Your Turn"
(Northern Spy)
(vinyl mastering)

Lust For Youth
"Growing Seeds"
(Sacred Bones)
(vinyl mastering)

Neil Hamburger
"Alive (With Pleasure)" 7"
(Boo-Hooray)
(digital+vinyl mastering)


1994!
Alarm
Alone Records
Am I Dead Yet
Arse Moreira
Aughra
Bafabegiya
Barge Recordings
Bears
Bell County Silence, The
Bellmont
Ben Lapidus
Beneath Low Flying Planes
Black Arrows of Filth and Impurity
Blues Control
Both Blind
Bora Yoon
Breather Resist
Burn The Wagon
Burnt Toast Vinyl
Capital Steps
Charnett Moffett
Cheyenne
Coke Dares
Comrade
Control
Dan Roberts Trio
Danke
David & Jad Fair
Dead Popes Society
Death Notices
Death To Tyrants
Deaths, The
Dennis
Department Of Homeland Security
Disease, The
Drago Miette
Dream Is Dead, The
El Minotaur
Essay Records
Eucalyptic
Fatality
Fax Arcana
Fiasco
Finger Of God
Forcefield Records
Frantic Mantis
Frodus
Fuck It Tapes
Fun Years, The
Gary Thomas
Geoff Mullen
Giant Haystacks
Good Bad
Happy Couples Never Last Records
Harkonen
HEALTH
Heartbreak Kid (OST)
Hellbender
Hi Ho Six Shooter!
Holy Bible
Holy Kiss, The
Horse Thief
Ice Cage
Ice Nine
Init Records
Inkblot Records
Jaded Set, The
Jaime Garamella
James Dean
Journal of Popular Noise
June Panic
Keyboard Masters
L'Antietam
La Quiete
Lance Uppercut Orchestra
Leisure Van
Light The Fuse And Run
  Love Pump United
Lujo Records
Magic Bullet Records
Majhas
Malatesta
Mass Movement Of The Moth
Mashnote Records (Belgium)
Massacre of the Umbilical Cord
Matt Grason
Meneguar
MGR
Michael Leonhart
Monoram Atta
Mosh Patrol
New Brutalism
Nicotones
Night Wounds
No Gods No Girlfriends
Occam's Razor
Olde Ghost
Over Vert
Pat Dinizio (Replacements)
Patrick Bower
Paul Michel
Perpetual Motion Machine Records
Phoenix Bodies
Polar
Post-Humous Hits
Push Pull
Pyramids
Racebannon
Raein
Reactionaries
Record Machine
Redder Records
Release The Bats Records
Rep Seki
Robin Williams On Fire
Russell Kirk
Saddest Landscape, The
Saturday Looks Good To Me
Scenic Square
Scent Of Human History
Secretly Canadian
Setup, The
Shock Cinema
Silence The Foe
Sing! Sing! Prison
Skeletons
Slave Union Records
Souvenir's Young America
Sparrows Swarm & Sing
Stay Fucked!
Squall & Caine
Suis La Lune
Sump Pumps
Sweetheart
Take Down Your Art
Tasty Habits
Thin Fevers
Timber
TLEARY (Italy)
Tunes For Bears To Dance To
Tomlab Records
Towers
Trio In Stereo
Usurp Synapse
Warner Brothers Records
Wasteland D.C.
Windsor for the Derby
Woods
Woodist
Words
Wow, Owls!
Xela (Type label founder John Twell)
Xeng Records
ZU