|Birth Date:||1970-03-26 |
|Birth Place:||Eugene, Oregon, United States|
Justin Meldal-Johnsen (born 1970-03-26) is an American producer, songwriter, bassist, multi-instrumentalist and musical director. Born in Eugene, Oregon, he is best known for his work with Beck, Nine Inch Nails, M83 and Air. Meldal-Johnsen served as the touring bassist for Nine Inch Nails between 2008 and 2009, and was Beck's longtime bassist and musical director, on-and-off, from 1996 until 2016. He has recorded with many other artists including Garbage, The Mars Volta, Frank Ocean, Dixie Chicks, Tori Amos, Dido, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Goldfrapp, Blood Orange, Pete Yorn, Turin Brakes, Marianne Faithfull, Ladytron, and more. As a producer, Meldal-Johnsen has worked with M83, Paramore, Metric, Tegan and Sara, The Naked and Famous, School of Seven Bells, Neon Trees, Young the Giant, Ken Andrews, Division Day, and more.
2016 Jimmy Eat World –
Other projects/solo work
- |user=justinmj|author=J. Meldal-Johnsen|number=1395983675|date=26 March 2009|title=39...how surreal. Remember how old your parents seemed at 39? I feel anything but old! Perception = reality (or insert similar cliche).