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.
Starts out as dark, ambiemt electronica and goes into a chorus with 60s surf-guitar. Moves into a soulful, full-bodied track about lust, yearning for that beautiful chick who stole your heart and then stomped on it. Where did she go? How could you find her? Could you ever get her back? Instrumental, Action Music, Action Impending Buildup (pending)
Dark lusty electronic rock a la Nine Inch Nails, gambling, sex, drugs, irreverent, and flirty. Sexy come-on music. Babes welcome onboard! Cool and sassy, great for 30-sec high fashion or Obsession promo, advert or chillout ad campaign. Vodka black jeans stiletto heels naughty lap dance stripping, Instrumental, Pop Music, Alternative Pop
Sinatra or Bobby Darin "Beyond The Sea" without the vocals. Fun, Rat Pack escapades, taking on Las Vegas, big parties, jazzy big band music. Laidback, happy, and entertaining. Oceans ll, moving, fun and festive. Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Jerry Lewis, 1960s, 1970s era. Instrumental, Jazz Music, Orchestral Jazz
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 Music, Ethereal Music
Starts out dangerous and mysterious but ends on a happy note. Originally intended for a car commercial, started with showing the dangers/hazards of the road, ended with a shot of a child inside the car that's keeping her safe. Instrumental, Dangerous Music, Dangerous Music
Hard, fast drum & bass with dark atmospherics and alien melodies. Scary, intense action adventure, extreme sports, sports show themesong, news investigation, rage, fear, tension. Aggressive & dark, dramatic chases, crime in progress, law and order. Urban nightmare, thriller, insanity, video games. Instrumental, Electronic Music, Big Beat
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 Music, Heavy Metal
Story of a band or person, trucker etc. coming home from a long tour or travel, being on the road, country-rock. Heartfelt, soulful, catchy and sweet track with great male vocals. Upbeat, mid-tempo, hopeful. Romantic yearning, longing, nostalgic. Male Vocals, Country Music, Country Rock
Pretentious and high-brow, diplomats visiting the President or luxury car commercial. Rich and famous, fanfare, bold and brave achievements, teamwork. Corporate branding, airlines, jet planes, lofty pursuits and adventures. Heroic, motivational and purposeful to the max! Team, let's do this! Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Regal Music
Lots of percussion and many things coming at you like busy traffic. Upbeat, positive corporate, high tech, branding, scientific breakthrough, presentations, news energizer, themesong. Arts, culture, news show. Travel show, TV, Film intro or credits. Instrumental, Action Music, Action Adventure Music (pending)
Hard, fast -- action-packed adventure music, aggressive and fun and dangerous. Get out of the way or you may be killed! Corporate teamwork, high tech, video presentations, TV advert, movie credits, film trailer, fast cars, endurance tests, road tests, crime chases, scientifc breakthrough. Instrumental, Action Music, Action Adventure Music (pending)
High energy hard-core skate-punk a la Mxpx, Pennywise, etc. Fun, frenzied, nervous, lively and dangerous! Exciting, edgy, determined and forceful. Flaming guitars, rock, techno, corporate can-do. Confident and chaotic. Menacing, loud, wicked and wild. Instrumental, Indie Rock Music, Punk
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