Artist/Recording

Date
Produced
Mixed
Recorded
Waxahatchee
Out in the Storm
Merge Records

2017
Land of Talk
Life After Youth
Saddle Creek Records
2017
co-producer
Wooden Sky
The Wooden Sky
Swimming in Strange Waters
Nevado Records
2017
Smith Street Band
The Smith Street Band
More Scared of You than You Are of Me
SideOneDummy
2017
Son Volt
Notes of Blue
Transmit Sound
Mixing, Production Assistant
2017
Devine
Kevin Devine
Instigator
Big Scary Monsters

2016
Holy Sons
In the Garden
Partisan
Producer, Engineer
2016
Streets of Laredo
Wild
Dine Alone
Producer, Engineer, Mixing
2016
Dinosaur Jr.
Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not
Jagjaguwar
Mixing
2016
Ellis
Robert Ellis
Robert Ellis
New West
Mixing
2016
Twin Peaks
Down in Heaven
Grand Jury
Mixing
2016
Night Moves
Pennied Days
Domino
Producer, Engineer, Mixing
2016
Violent Femmes
We Can Do Anything
PIAS
Mixing
2016
Nada Surf
You Know Who You Are
Barsuk
Mixing
2016
Vinyl: Music from the HBO Original Series Vol. 1

Atlantic
Engineer
2016
Motion City Soundtrack
Panic Stations
Epitaph
Producer, Engineer
2015
Sean Kiely
Your Logo, My Logo
Multiple Logo
Mixing
2015
Hop Along
Painted Shut
Saddle Creek Records
Producer, Engineer, Mixing
2015
Phosphorescent
Live at the Music Hall
Dead Oceans Records
Post Mix Engineer
2015
Violent Soho
Hungry Ghost
Dine Alone
Mixing
2014
Mascis
J Mascis
Tied to a Star
Sub Pop
Mixing
2014
Alvvays
Alvvays
Polyvinyl
Mixing
2014
Manchester Orchestra
Cope
Caroline
Mixing
2014
Blood Red Shoes
Blood Red Shoes
PIAS
Mixing
2014
Lanegan
Mark Lanegan
Has God Seen My Shadow? An Anthology 1989-2011
Light in the Attic Records

Engineer, Mixing, Vocals
2014
Son Volt
Honky Tonk
Rounder
Great new record from Jay Farrar and band. The country feel is classic and nobody sings like Jay.
2013
Vile
Kurt Vile
Wakin On A Pretty Daze
Matador
Philly's phinest does it again, this time with long jams and great lyrics and sonic beauty!
2013
Free Energy
Love Sign
Free Energy
Great 80's inspired rock that is as hook laden as is infectious!
P/R/M
2013
Thermals
The Thermals
Desperate Ground
Saddle Creek
If there was a band I would marry, it would be The Thermals.
2013
Phosphorescent
Muchacho
Dead Oceans
Love all things Matthew Houck and he made an amazing record that will be a staple in the Agnello household for years....
2013
Hute
Pamela Hute
Bandit
Tot Au Tard
Wonderful French singer, whether it's electro synth pop or jangle rock. Another wonderful gift from France in the tradition starting with the Statue Of Liberty
2013
Buffalo Tom
5 Albums
Beggars Banquet
Mixing, Producer
2013
Your Favorite Enemies
Between Illness & Migration
Hopeful Tragedy Records
Mixing
2013
Whigs
The Whigs
Enjoy The Company
New West Records
A band I have wanted to work with for awhile. This record rocks and the band plays great with great songs. Love em like family.
2012
Ranaldo
Lee Ranaldo
Between Time And Tides
Matador
Solo record from great guitarist from Sonic Youth. A great collection of songs that makes me excited to hear the next collection.
2012
co-producer
Dinosaur Jr.
I Bet On Sky
Jagjaguar
Celebrating my 20th year anniversary of working with J with this awesome Dino record.
2012
Baseball Project
The Baseball Project
Vol 2: High & Inside
Yep Roc
Mixing
2011
Male Bonding
Endless Now
Sub Pop
Great power, pop, punk band from London.
Producer, Recorder, Mixer
2011
Vile
Kurt Vile
Smoke Ring For My Halo
Matador
Great new record from a man who will making a lot of noise!
2011
Mascis
J. Mascis
Several Shades Of Why
Sub Pop
Great acoustic solo record from Dinosaur Jr. main man. Some of the best songs he's written ever!
2011
Vile
Kurt Vile
So Outta Reach EP
Matador
"Smoke Rings" had some many great songs, this EP is full of "A" material that was left off it. Must have. Including one of my fav Vile jams, "It's Alright"
2011
Cymbals Eat Guitars
Lenses Alien
Barsuk
Great album from a great band. What a great time!
2011
Nada Surf
If I Had A Hi-Fi
Barsuk
Mistakenly credited as "Joe Agnello" Well at least this time they didn't leave me off completely.
3 Songs
2010
Dead Confederate
Sugar
Old Flame/TAO
Awesome freedom grunge with a taste of shoegaze!
2010
Red Rockers
The Red Rockers
Schizophrenic Circus
Columbia
2009
Hold Steady
The Hold Steady
A Positive Rage
Vagrant
Great live record from a great live band.
2009
Høyem
Sivert Høyem
Moon Landing
Hektor Grammaphon
Great record from lead singer of Madrugada. Won a Norwegian Grammy for best rock song.
Mixer
2009
Dinosaur Jr.
Farm
Jagjaguar
Best Dino record in years!
2009
Sonic Youth
The Eternal
Matador
Will be one of the great albums of 2009.
2009
O’Connor
Jennifer O’Connor
Here With Me
Matador
Two wonderful weeks or recording and mixing resulted in one of my favorite records I've ever worked on. Here it for yourself when it comes out in August!
2008
Madrugada
Madrugada
EMI/Norway
Tragically beautiful record that will spellbind you. At times lush, at times harsh, always captivating.
2008
co-producer
Hazey Janes
The Hazey Janes
Hands Around The City
Minty Fresh
These guys & gal are the sweetest singing and sweetest playing band you will ever hear. Wonderful songs and beautiful harmonies will make you shiver. And they all have nice legs, to boot!
2008
co-producer
Hold Steady
The Hold Steady
Stay Positive
Vagrant
Long awaited follow up to B&GIA, my favorite band to work and drink with will be back in full force with this record. I can't wait for July 15th!!!!!
2008
Living End
The Living End
White Noise
Dew Process
The kings of the super, fist pumping anthems are going to freak people out when they hear this record. Every song is a winner and they discarded 2 other great songs that didn't make the record. The pride of Melbourne!
2008
Walkmen
The Walkmen
You & Me
Gigantic
Co Engineer
2008
Ponys
The Ponys
Turn The Lights Out
Matador
These guys are the pride of Chicago. They rule!
Produced, Recorded & Mixed
2007
Moore
Thurston Moore
Trees Outside The Academy
Ecstatic Peace
Great acoustic based solo record from the father of noise rock. Damn, he still looks so good, let's call him the older brother of noise rock. Recorded and Mixed at Bisquiteen, J Mascis' home studio.
2007
co-producer
Son Volt
The Search
Transmit Sound - TBD
Another record with one of my favorite bands ever! A great collection of songs. Sounds pretty good, too!
2007
I’m Not There

Sony
Movie Soundtrack
I worked on the Sonic Youth title version of the record and The Hold Steady cover version of "Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window"
2007
co-producer
Turbonegro
Retox
Cooking Vinyl
Turbonegro are set to release their new album 'Retox' on July 9. It will be proceeded by the single 'Do You Dig Destruction' on July 2. Both were mixed by John Agnello, who also produced The Hold Steady's recent album 'Boys And Girls In America'.
2007
Dinosaur Jr.
Beyond
Fat Possum
The reunion record. Finally! Awesome!!!!!!
Recorded and Mixed
2007
Hold Steady
The Hold Steady
Boys and Girls in America
Vagrant Records
I love these guys! You should too.
2006
co-producer
Oxford Collapse
The Oxford Collapse
Remember The Night Parties
Sub Pop
Great indie rock from Brooklyn's finest!
Produced, Recorded & Mixed
2006
Drive By Truckers
A Blessing and a Curse
New West Records
2006
Roman Candle
The Wee Hour Revue
Hollywood
2006
Sonic Youth
Rather Ripped
Geffen
2006
co-producer
Witch
Witch
Tee Pee Records
Co-Produced, recorded, mixed
2006
Andrew W.K.
Close Calls With Brick Walls
This record is so fun, it's scary!
2006
Nada Surf
The Weight Is A Gift
Barsuk
Don't look for my credit. They done forgot to put me down!
Mixed 1 song
2005
Wynn and The Miracle Three
Steve Wynn and The Miracle Three
tick…tick…tick
Down There Records
My old friend Steve Wynn delivers x2
2005
Neon
Neon
Ivy League Records
2005
Social Distortion
Death Or Glory
Time Bomb
Soundtrack for "Lords of Dogtown"
2005
co-producer
Early Man
Closing In
Matador
2005
Son Volt
Okemah and the Melody of Riot
Transmit Sound/Legacy Recordings
2005
Kills
The Kills
No Wow

2005
Clutch
Robot Hive: Exodus
RTE/DRT
2005
Fireworks Go Up!
You’re Welcome
Baryon
2004
Farrar
Jay Farrar
Stone, Steel and Bright Lights
Transmit Sound
2004
Five For Fighting
The Battle For Everything
Aware-Columbia
2004
Pat McGee Band
Save Me
WB
2004
Drive By Truckers
The Dirty South
New West
2004
Five Eight
Five Eight
Five Eight
2004
Madrugada
Industrial Silence
Virgin
2004
Farrar
Jay Farrar
Terroir Blues
Act-Resist
2003
Eve 6
It’s All In Your Head
RCA
7 songs
2003
Madrugada
Nightly Disease
Virgin
2002
co-producer
Mascis and the Fog
J. Mascis and the Fog
Free So Free
Ultimatum-Artemis
2002
Burning Brides
B-Sides
V2
2002
co-producer
American Standard
The New American Standard Classics
Maggadee
(1 song)
2002
co-producer
Farrar
Jay Farrar
Sebastopol
Artemis Records
2001
co-producer
Lanegan
Mark Lanegan
Field Songs
Sub Pop
2001
co-producer
Nebula
Charged
Sub Pop
2001
co-producer
Wynn
Steve Wynn
Here Comes the Miracles
Down There
2001
Burning Airlines
Identikit
Desoto
2001
some
Murder City Devils
In Name And Blood
Sub Pop
2000
Errortype:11
Amplified to Rock
Some
2000
co-producer
Mascis and the Fog
J. Mascis and the Fog
More Light
Ultimatum
2000
Williams
Dar Williams
The Green World
Razor & Tie
2000
some
Errortype:11
The Crank EP
Crank!
1999
co-producer
Smithereens
The Smithereens
God Save The …
Vel Vel
1999
Wynn
Steve Wynn
My Midnight
Zero Hour
1999
co-producer
Burning Airlines
Mission:Control!
DeSoto
1999
Australian Blonde and Steve Wynn
Momento
Astro
1999
Lanegan
Mark Lanegan
Scraps At Midnight
Up-SubPop
1998
Son Volt
Wide Swing Tremolo
Warner Bros
1998
Walt Mink
Goodnite
Deep Elm
1998
Triple Fast Action
Cattlemen Don’t

1997
Old Pike
Old Pike EP
Flat Earth
1997
Dinosaur Jr.
Hand It Over
Sire
1997
Jimmy Eat World
New Religion
Capitol
Duran Duran Tribute album
1997
co-producer
Sexpod
Goddess Blues
Slab
1997
Wynn
Steve Wynn
Sweetness & Light
Zero Hour
1997
co-producer
Triple Fast Action
Broadcaster

1996
Walt Mink
El Producto
Atlantic
1996
co-producer
Grither
First Man On The Sun
MCA
1996
Local H
Only Wanna Be With You
Island
From a film soundtrack
1996
Jawbox
Jawbox

1996
co-producer
Johnson
Mike Johnson
A Year Of Mondays
Atlantic-TAG
1996
co-producer
Smith
Patti Smith
Gone Again
3 tracks
Additional recording/mixing
1996
Chavez
Ride The Fader
Matador
1996
co-producer
Chainsaw Kittens
Chainsaw Kittens
Polygram
1996
Archers of Loaf
Assassination (S)
Alias
Radio Remix
1996
Schneider
Fred Schneider
For The Love Of Harry
Music Masters
Tribute record. The song "Coconut"
1996
co-producer
Dish
Boneyard Beach
Interscope
1995
Grither
All Smiles
MCA
2 songs
1995
Come
Cimarron
(Red Hot Alternative)
Polygram
1995
Amps
The Amps
Pacer
Elektra
several songs
Additional recording, mixing
1995
Truly
Fast Stories … from Kid Coma
Capitol

Co-Produced, recorded, mixed
1995
Chavez
Gone Glimmering
Matador
2 songs
1995
co-producer
Buffalo Tom
Sleepy Eyed
Beggars Banquet
1995
co-producer
Bivouac
Full Size Boy
Geffen
1995
Lanegan
Mark Lanegan
Whiskey For The Holy Ghost
Sub-Pop
1994
Gigolo Aunts
Lemonpeeler (S) Ride On Baby Ride On
RCA
1994
Dinosaur Jr.
Without A Sound
Sire
1994
Dinosaur Jr.
Goin Blind
Polygram
From "Kiss My Ass," the Kiss tribute album.
1994
Dinosaur Jr.
Misunderstood (S)
Capitol
Richard Thompson Tribute
1994
Gumball
Revolution On Ice
Columbia
1994
co-producer
Screaming Trees
Darkness, Darkness
Sony
From the "True Lies" soundtrack.
1994
St. Johnny
Speed Is Dreaming
Geffen
1994
Dinosaur Jr.
Turnip Farm (S)
Epic
From the "Reality Bites" soundtrack.
1994
Chainsaw Kittens
Pop Heiress
Mammoth/Atlantic
1994
Cell
Living Room
Geffen
1994
Breeders
Saints (S)
Elektra
1994
Breeders
Head To Toe
Maxi-single
1994
Cooper
Alice Cooper
The Last Temptation
Epic
3 songs
1994
Walt Mink
Bareback Ride
Caroline
1993
Dinosaur Jr.
Where You Been?
Sire
1993
Faith
Holly Faith
Purrrr!!!
Epic
1993
Eve’s Plum
Envy (S)
Epic
1993
co-producer
Dinosaur Jr. + Del the Funky Homosapien
The Missing Link (S)
Epic
From the "Judgment Night" soundtrack.
1993
co-producer
Firehose
Mr. Machinery Operator
Columbia
1993
Kerosene
Arrhythmia
Sire
1993
Lemonheads
The Lemonheads
Big Gay Heart (S)
Additional recording
1993
Redd Kross
Phaseshifter
Mercury
1993
Tad
Leafy Incline (S)
Giant
1993
Tad
Inhaler
Giant
1993
Shear
Jules Shear
The Great Puzzle
Polydor
1992
co-producer
Howard
Miki Howard
Femme Fatale
Giant
1992
Screaming Trees
Sweet Oblivion
Epic
1992
Hawkins
Sophie B. Hawkins
Tongues and Tails
Columbia
Additional recording
1992
Cavedogs
The Cavedogs
Soul Martini
Capitol
1992
Fixx
The Fixx
Ink
MCA
1991
Nile
Willie Nile
Places I’ve Never Been
Columbia
1991
Dylan
Bob Dylan
Series of Dreams (S)
Another great record
1991
Earth Wind & Fire
Heritage
Columbia
Additional recording
1990
Kings of the Sun
Full Frontal Attack
RCA
1990
Smyth
Patti Smyth
Never Enough
Columbia
1990
Waters
Roger Waters
The Wall Live In Berlin
Mercury
Additional Recording
1990
Sidewinders
Witchdoctor (S)
RCA
1990
Hooters
The Hooters
Zig Zag
Columbia
1989
Raging Slab
Raging Slab
BMG
1989
Fixx
The Fixx
Calm Animals
RCA
1988
Conwell
Tommy Conwell
Rumble
Columbia
1988
Parker
Graham Parker
Don’t Let It Break You Down (S)
RCA
1988
Outfield
The Outfield
Bangin’
Columbia
1987
Cash
Rosanne Cash
King’s Record Shop
Columbia
Additional recording
1987
Honeymoon Suites
The Honeymoon Suites
Those Were The Days
Scotti Brothers
From the "Wraith" soundtrack.

1986
Jagger
Mick Jagger
Hard Woman (Video)
Columbia
1985
Outfield
The Outfield
Play Deep
Columbia
1985
Hooters
The Hooters
Nervous Night
Columbia
1985