Award-winning Composer, Singer and Songwriter Johnny Karlsson began his career as a guitar player in Sweden, where he performed in bands with Andreas Johnson, Leif Sundin and others, before relocating to California. From his studio in the hills of Mount Washington, today Johnny creates original music and sound design for TV commercials, Games, Films, Trailers, Corporate Logos, and a variety of new media.
When Johnny Karlsson arrived in Los Angeles, he studied Guitar, Vocals and Music Theory in-depth at the Musicians Institute, played the LA club scene for about three years, and later graduated from UCLA's Recording Engineering program. With his background in Audio Engineering and Sound Design, Johnny works in both Pro Tools and Logic Studio, providing extremely high-quality tracks for our clients' productions.
Heavy metal, Black Sabbath meets Mastodon. Pounding, driving, high energy and wild! Nascar, corporate branding, video game, webisode, YouTube, ad campaign. Fast cars, racing, Adidas, Nike, ESPN sports channel, news investigate, news energizer. Smokin' guitars, destructive, rebellious, badass, hot! Instrumental, Rock, Heavy Metal
hard rocking skate-punk, with a cool Ramones -ish vibe. Fast, driving beat wrapped around cool, energetic, youthful and exciting music. Great for scenes of teen angst, rebellion, releasing pent up energy, lifestyle products for teens and tweens, much more. Instrumental, Indie Rock, Punk
Pop-rock-hip-hop-world hybrid, with lyrics about travel or missing someone or something. Sweet song with great male harmonies, and great rhythm, about longing and how the world is a better place when you are around. Youth drama, club or lounge, nostalgic scenes, sad farewells. Appealing chillout. Male Vocals, Pop, Alt Pop
Mellow, yet energetic cool vibe, modern synths and marimba with use of 3 over 4 and 6 over 4. Beautiful and wistful romantic music full of enthusiasm, lightness and love. Instrumental, Dramatic, Contemplative Music
Orchestral piece with pretty interleaving melodies, with a feeling of exploration. The young hopeful character that just moved to a new city and is exploring all of it's wonders. Instrumental, Dramatic, Ethereal Music