Johan Agebjorn - producer Sally Shapiro
Johan Agebjörn is a DJ and musician from Gothenburg, Sweden. As a musician his style spans from piano music and ambient to electro and italo disco, though he is most known as the songwriter and producer of Sally Shapiro. Sally's album "Disco Romance" (Diskokaine / Klein / Paper Bag), a nostalgic trip back to romantic italo disco of 1984, was released in 2007 and received numerous excellent reviews (Pitchfork, Vice, XLR8R, Der Spiegel) as well as a U.S. Plug Awards nomination as "electronic/dance album of the year". In 2008 the project continued with several new 12"s (Permanent Vacation, Lo Recordings) and remixes by Lindstrøm, Junior Boys, Juan MacLean, Tensnake to mention a few.
As a DJ, Johan mostly plays italo disco from the 80s mixed with neo-italo disco of today. He has toured in North America and his mixes have been posted on web sites like XLR8R, Pig Radio, Pitchfork Media and Tokion FM. Johan has also made a few remixes - most notably a Nintendo game bootleg remix - forthcoming remixes to be released are for Glass Candy and Lindstrøm.