Jonas stared Bolean Records, an online music company, that released music from young artists for free. This was in 1998.
The music Jonas released as Michael Backman was mainly Chicago house. In 1999 Armalyte Records contacted Jonas and wanted him to make a techno release. A new alias was created, C.Garette, and the first release was called Collected Congas E.P.
Jonas started the Records Label Osmart Records in 2000 and continued to make som remixes for Armalyte and Physical Soul.
Jonas Also released a tune on a collection from Morris Audio, this time it was deep house and under his real name.