Johan joined the band in early 2004. He started playing guitar around the age of 15 playing along to his alltime favourite band Metallica. When moving to Stockholm at the age of 19 he took some guitarlessons but other than that, he is basically selftaught. Apart from beeing the guitarist in Mindshift, Johan is also an educated soundengineer at SAE Stockholm and co-owns Soundfraction Studios, where Mindshift has recorded all their releases. Both albums was produced and mixed by Johan.