THOM MONAHAN

PRODUCER | MIXER

Thom Monahan is a producer and mixer known for his work with Neko Case, Fruit Bats, Bedouine, Vetiver, Peter Bjorn and John, Devendra Banhart, Mary Epworth, and Jonathan Wilson to name a few. Monahan ‘s work can also be heard in a number of hit television shows including Weeds, Parenthood, Grey’s Anatomy, and Entourage.

Biography

From playing bass in the indie rock band Monsterland, to landing song placements in the hit television series Grey’s Anatomy , Thom Monahan’s extensive and diverse background in music and production has set the tone for his long and successful career.

 

Originally from the East Coast, Monahan launched his career playing bass for notable bands such as The Lilys, Monsterland, and the Pernice Brothers. As a member of the Pernice Brothers, Monahan began to dive into production – producing their first record Overcome by Happiness . It wasn’t long before Monahan moved across country to the heart of Los Angeles and began to produce full time. Throughout his career he has produced for a wide range of artists including Vetiver, Jonathan Wilson, Fruit Bats, Chris Robinson, Brotherhood, and Peter Bjorn and John.

 

Although known for his work as a producer, Monahan has been tapped as a remixer for Phoenix, John Doe and Fujiya & Miyagi for the Moebius and Plank track, “Conditionierer.” Songs produced by Monahan have also appeared on a number of hit television shows including Weeds, Parenthood, Grey’s Anatomy and Entourage.

Currently, Monahan is working on forthcoming projects for artists including as Bedouine, Nadia Reid, and recently completed producing, engineering and mixing forthcoming albums for Fruit Bats, Vetiver and Anna Ternheim.

Selected Discography

ARTIST

ALBUM

CREDITS

ARTIST

Fruit Bats

ALBUM

Gold Past Life (Merge Records)

CREDITS

P, E, M

ARTIST

Bedouine

ALBUM

Birdsongs of A Killjoy (Spacebomb)

CREDITS

M

ARTIST

Meg Baird & Mary Lattimore

ALBUM

Ghost Forest (Three Lobed Recordings)

CREDITS

P, E, M

ARTIST

Neko Case

ALBUM

"Bad Luck" (Anti)

CREDITS

E

ARTIST

Mary Epworth

ALBUM

Elytral (Sunday Best)

CREDITS

M

ARTIST

Bedouine

ALBUM

Bedouine (Spacebomb)

CREDITS

M

ARTIST

Dave Depper

ALBUM

"Do You Want Love?" from Emotional Freedom Technique (Tender Loving Empire)

CREDITS

M

ARTIST

LIV

ALBUM

"Wings of Love" (Ingrid)

CREDITS

E

ARTIST

Wild Nothing

ALBUM

Life of Pause (Captured Tracks)

CREDITS

P, E

ARTIST

Vetiver

ALBUM

Complete Strangers (Easy Sound)

CREDITS

Co-P, E, M

ARTIST

Devendra Banhart

ALBUM

Cripple Crow (XL)

CREDITS

P, E, M

ARTIST

Peter Bjorn and John

ALBUM

"If I Was A Spy" from Yo Gabba Gabba (Nickelodeon)

CREDITS

P, E, M

*Credit Key: P – Producer, E – Engineer, M – Mixer, W – Writer

Featured Audio

1. Fruit Bats "Gold Past Life" (Merge) - P, E, M

3:30

2. Bedouine "Dusty Eyes" (Spacebomb) - M

4:38

3. Bloodboy "Hey Kid" - P, M

3:15

4. Horse Thief "Devil" (Bella Union) - P, E, M

4:29

5. DanDave Depper "Do You Want Love? " (Tender Loving Empire) - M

7:15

6. Devendra Banhart "I Feel Just Like a Child" (XL) - P, E, M

4:46

7. LIV "Wings of Love" (Ingrid) - E

4:10

8. Neko Case "Bad Luck" (Anti) - E

3:55

9. Omar Velasco "Va (Fuerza Natural)" - M

6:13

10. Peter Bjorn and John "Do Si Do" (Cobalt) - P, E

3:48

11. The Donkeys "Ride the Black Wave" (Easy Sound) - M

3:20

12. Wild Nothing "Reichpop" (Captured Tracks) - P, E

4:52

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