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Jona Bechtolt is an American musician, producer, and visual artist. He is best known as the frontman of the electronic music group YACHT. He was born in Portland, Oregon, and grew up in the small town of Corvallis, Oregon. Bechtolt began his career as a musician in the late 1990s, playing in various punk and indie rock bands. He eventually moved to Los Angeles, where he began producing electronic music and performing as YACHT. He has released several albums and EPs with YACHT, and has collaborated with artists such as LCD Soundsystem, The Faint, and Peaches. Bechtolt is also an accomplished visual artist, having created artwork for YACHT's albums and videos, as well as for other musicians. He has also created installations and sculptures for galleries and museums. As of 2021, Jona Bechtolt's net worth is estimated to be roughly $1 million.

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In early 2009, Bechtolt stated during an interview that he uses unlicensed copies of audio software for music production. He claimed to possess unauthorized copies of software made by Audio Damage and Propellerhead Software, and to have previously used copied versions of Ableton Live. This caused a "nerd flame war" with the makers of Audio Damage.


In 2007, Yacht released I Believe in You, Your Magic Is Real on Marriage Records. For the release party, Bechtolt performed a concert on an actual yacht on the Willamette River in Portland.


In January 2006, Yacht was commissioned for two performances for the New York based art and technology platform Rhizome, as part of their "Crap-tops vs Laptops" show. In February 2006, he performed at the Museum of Modern Art's P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center and produced an hour-long internet radio program with Clear Cut Press; a Northwest-based publisher of new literary work.

In 2006, Bechtolt collaborated with Khaela Maricich as half of the pop group the Blow to release Paper Television. Bechtolt toured extensively with the Blow, providing beats and backup vocals until quitting the band in 2007 in order to focus on his work in YACHT.


In 2003, Bechtolt was commissioned to create a full length audio/visual electronic pop opera by the Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA). He performed with his group The Badger King with bandmate M. Ritchey (a Wolf Colonel and Dear Nora alumnus who went on to record alone as Manta, and then Mantar).


Bechtolt was born in Madison, Wisconsin and was raised in Astoria, Oregon. Bechtolt began playing music as a teenager. He never attended high school, instead opting to play drums and tour the U.S. with his brother Joel Bechtolt in their punk band, Allegro. He started working with electronics in the late 1990s. He has been a vegetarian for most of his life and a vegan since 2000.


Jona Bechtolt (born December 2, 1980) is an electronic musician and multimedia artist based in Portland, Oregon, United States, best known as for his band YΔCHT. He is a former member of The Badger King, Dirty Projectors, and The Blow. YΔCHT began in 2003 as a vehicle for his solo work, but in 2008 became a duo with the addition of singer Claire L. Evans.