2019 is the 12 months that Swedish House Mafia returns to the worldwide stage, after staging a comeback at Ultra Music Festival 2018 the place they mentioned farewell simply 5 years prior. With 9 dates introduced for 2019 between May and August, and new music all however confirmed on the best way, there’s quite a bit to sit up for.
There will, nonetheless, be one main distinction between the Swedish House Mafia we as soon as knew and the one which shall be touring this 12 months. The group’s longtime supervisor Amy Thomson parted methods with the trio in August final 12 months, and Ron Lafitte of Patriot Management shall be working with them transferring ahead.
Writes Variety, “Lafitte started his music business career in the metal genre, working with Metallica and Megadeth, and later would join management concerns Red Light, Front Line and Maverick. In 2016, he formed Patriot Management which boasts more than a dozen acts as well as the estate of Chris Cornell.” Patriot manages Pharrell Williams, Ryan Tedder and OneRepublic, Soundgarden and Backstreet Boys, so it’s protected to say that SHM are in good palms.
The group nonetheless hasn’t signed with any label for his or her new music, although. The bulk of their releases had been issued by means of Universal Music Group, who will undoubtedly need to work with the group once more on future releases.
With regards to rumors that Swedish House Mafia will settle for a residency deal in Las Vegas at Wynn Nightclub, insider sources inform Variety that it’s extremely unlikely. That being mentioned, each Steve Angello and Sebastian Ingrosso have been revealed as new membership residents for 2019. Should Axwell be a part of the social gathering, it might be the subsequent smartest thing — however nonetheless no Swedish House Mafia.
There’s nonetheless lots of time till the group’s grand return in Stockholm in May, so if we’re going to get new music, the protected guess is between from time to time. Stay tuned for extra information on Swedish House Mafia because it turns into accessible.