Johan Berthling

Johan Berthling

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Swedish bassist who also run the Häpna record label together with Klas Augustsson since 1999.

Johan was born in Botkyrka, Stockholm, Sweden in 1973. He started playing the double and electric bass and underwent musicial studies in Jönköping, Skurup and at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Stockholm. After ending studies in 1998 he’s been working as a freelance musician with jazz, rock, improvised music and music for theatre.
He has worked with many notable musicians, including: Mats Gustafsson, Sten Sandell, Raymond Strid, Paal Nilssen-Love, Akira Sakata, Fredrik Ljungkvist, El Perro Del Mar, Jonas Kullhammar, Mette Rasmussen, Goran Kajfes, Oren Ambarchi, Martin Küchen, Steve Noble, Andreas Werliin, Tenniscoats, Bill Wells, Stina Nordenstam and Jim O'Rourke and he has featured on more than 100 recordings.

He’s active in the groups Fire!, Fire! Orchestra, Tape, Angles 9, Nacka Forum, LSB, Arashi and Goran Kajfes Subtropic Arkestra.
Berthling has also worked as a composer for film together with Andreas Söderström, working with swedish directors such as Anders Weidemann, Lisa Langseth, Amanda Adolfsson, Jonas Selberg Augustsén, Thomas Jackson and Axel Petersen and has been hired as a music producer by artists like Weeping Willows, Taxi Taxi, Idiot Kid, Little Children, Santa Maria, ASS, Tenniscoats and the Thing.
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Johan Berthling Discography Tracks

Albums

H.10 Oren Ambarchi & Johan Berthling Oren Ambarchi & Johan Berthling - My Days Are Darker Than Your Nights(CD, Album) Häpna H.10 Sweden 2003 Sell This Version
KD096 Andreas Söderström & Johan Berthling Andreas Söderström & Johan Berthling - 30° I Februari(CD, Album, Ltd) Kning Disk KD096 Sweden 2012 Sell This Version
KD113 Andreas Söderström & Johan Berthling Andreas Söderström & Johan Berthling - Hotell(CD, Album) Kning Disk KD113 Sweden 2013 Sell This Version
Akira Sakata, Johan Berthling, Paal Nilssen-Love Akira Sakata, Johan Berthling, Paal Nilssen-Love - Arashi (Album) Trost Records Austria 2014 Sell This Version
NBCD 78 Martin Küchen, Johan Berthling, Steve Noble Martin Küchen, Johan Berthling, Steve Noble - Night In Europe(CD, Album) NoBusiness Records NBCD 78 Lithuania 2015 Sell This Version
H.55 Oren Ambarchi & Johan Berthling Oren Ambarchi & Johan Berthling - Tongue Tied(LP, Album + CD, Album) Häpna H.55 Sweden 2015 Sell This Version
CF334CD Pedro Sousa / Johan Berthling / Gabriel Ferrandini Pedro Sousa / Johan Berthling / Gabriel Ferrandini - Casa Futuro(CD) Clean Feed CF334CD Portugal 2015 Sell This Version
Akira Sakata / Johan Berthling / Paal Nilssen-Love Akira Sakata / Johan Berthling / Paal Nilssen-Love - Semikujira (Album) Trost Records Austria 2016 Sell This Version
Johan Berthling, Martin Küchen, Steve Noble Johan Berthling, Martin Küchen, Steve Noble - Threnody, At The Gates (Album) Trost Records Austria 2017 Sell This Version
TLS001 Akira Sakata, Johan Berthling, Paal Nilssen-Love Akira Sakata, Johan Berthling, Paal Nilssen-Love - Trost Live Series - Arashi(CD, Album, Ltd) Trost Records TLS001 Austria 2017 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

KNÖCD 004 Freddie Wadling, Gunilla Johansson, Erik Gullbransson, Torkel Petersson, Stefan Sporsén, Staffan Sörenson, Johan Berthling Freddie Wadling, Gunilla Johansson, Erik Gullbransson, Torkel Petersson, Stefan Sporsén, Staffan Sörenson, Johan Berthling - Spillror.Skärvor.Bilder.Trådar.Namn.Datum.Platser.Koder.(CD, Single) Knösebocken KNÖCD 004 Sweden 1998 Sell This Version

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