As a writer, producer and engineer, Alain has worked with Chris Cornell, No Doubt, Mark Lanegan, Jimmy Eat World, Queens of the Stone Age, Brody Dalle and Arctic Monkeys.
Alain has been a touring member of PJ Harvey’s band, as well as Them Crooked Vultures which featured Dave Grohl from Foo Fighters, Josh Homme from Queens of the Stone Age, and John Paul Jones from Led Zeppelin.
As a composer, Alain has written music for films such as "Eagles of Death Metal: Nos Amis" and for video games such as Tom Clancy's "Ghost Recon Wildlands."
Alain was part of the Sound City Players which performed in connection with the documentary, "Sound City." Alain co-wrote and performed several songs with Dave Grohl and Josh Homme for the film and the soundtrack.
Alain’s latest project is the Alain Johannes Trio which has him teaming up with brothers Felo and Cote Foncea, accomplished musicians who are well-known in their home country of Chile. The first release is “Luna A Sol” featuring guest vocalist Mike Patton. Album to be released early in 2019 on Ipecac.