Joe Natale began his career at Tanis Recording Studios in 1985 as the assistant audio engineer. Between 1986 and 2002, Joe worked at Band World Sound and Lighting, with duties including production management, audio engineering, system design and fabrication, rigging, installation and design. Joe also instructed all new personnel in rigging, audio, and production.
Between 1987 and 1993, Joe worked with Ronnie Hawkins and the Hawks as the F.O.H sound engineer, a gig that included 10 European tours, highlighted by the Poland Solidarity Festival. Joe also oversaw numerous shows at Fallsview Casino, including the David Foster Gala, which included artists such as Paul Anka, Julio Iglesias, Andrea Boccelli, David Foster, Michael Buble and others. Throughout his career, Joe has also worked with Wayne Newton, Glass Tiger, Blue Rodeo, The Band, Garth Hudson and many others.