Johann Scheerer was born in Henstedt-Ulzburg in 1982, founded his first band at 15, recorded his first album “Score!” (Sony/Epic) in 1999 and went on tour through Germany. After graduating high school, he signed a record deal for his solo project “Karamel” (DevilDuck Records), founded his recording studio “Rekordbox” in 2003, followed by “Clouds Hill Recordings” in 2006, and the Clouds Hill label in 2010.
He has since celebrated his hundredth release as a musician and producer, including with Faust, Gallon Drunk, Bosnian Rainbows, Rocko Schamoni, James Johnston, Peter Doherty and currently with At the Drive-In.
His first autobiography “Wir sind dann wohl die Angehörigen” about his father’s kidnapping in 1996 is scheduled for release in March 2018.
Johann Scheerer is a musician, songwriter, producer, sound engineer and author.