DJ & LIVE ACT
Born in Paris, this musician who plays sax, trumpet, flute, didjeridu, derbouka and sings, is a producer and DJ since the beginning of the 90s. He is based in Ibiza since 2010.
He has worked under various names such as Ama (with Cristina Molina), Prime Time (with Mod2), 2Phazz (with Julien Catonné), Infrajazz (with Deep Guet), Atome and Johan Speiss. As well as with many labels among which are Goodlife (Grenoble), Kumquat (Zürich), Sharivari (Paris), Chocoflash (Paris), and Perception Records (USA), with whom he gave birth to several EP’s.
He worked and shared stages with many bands and artists of different styles like Oxia, Mano Solo, Maricha, Ibiza House Orchestra, Ben Hoo, Rami Jaffee (Foo Fighters), David Moreno, DJ Gregory, Gary B, Paul Powell and many more.
In the recent years he has performed in countless locations in Ibiza such as Destino, Cova Santa, Space, Atzaró, Sunset Ashram, Café Del Mar, Ocean Drive, Ocean Beach club, Hard Rock Hotel, Veto, Delano, Ibiza Sonica, Rio, Las Dalias, Elements, Hotel Pacha, XTrem, and all around the world like for example Batofar Paris, Alte Kaserne (Zürich), and many more in Paris, Mallorca, Dubai and San Andres, Colombia.
This artist had a weekly radio show, for 4 years on Playasol Ibiza Radio, a weekly radio show, every summer season for 4 years on Pure Ibiza Radio, and has played various times as a guest on Ibiza Global Radio.
He is passionate about all types of music performances, in bands, solo or in improvisation with DJs and / or other musicians.
Johan Speiss can act as:
> DJ, solo or with his instruments at the same time
> Improvise with his instruments live on a DJ (every kind of style)
> With his project 2Phazz, live deep house / deep techno electro acoustic with Julien Catonné (pianist and producer)
> With his electro/acoustic trio live act consisting of Johan Speiss, Julien Catonné and Michael Rausch
Always between the decks, the machines and the instruments, in search of the ideal balance between the power of the electronic music and the melodic colors of acoustic music…