Swedish House Mafia Sign To New Management, Vegas Residency "Unlikely"
2019 is the yr that Swedish House Mafia returns to the worldwide stage, after staging a comeback at Ultra Music Festival 2018 the place they stated farewell simply 5 years prior. With nine dates announced for 2019 between May and August, and new music all however confirmed on the way in which, there’s so much to stay up for.
There will, nevertheless, be one main distinction between the Swedish House Mafia we as soon as knew and the one which will probably be touring this yr. The group’s longtime supervisor Amy Thomson parted ways with the trio in August final yr, and Ron Lafitte of Patriot Management will probably be working with them transferring ahead.
Writes Variety, “Lafitte began his music enterprise profession within the steel style, working with Metallica and Megadeth, and later would be part of administration considerations Red Light, Front Line and Maverick. In 2016, he fashioned Patriot Management which boasts greater than a dozen acts in addition to the property 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 fingers.
The group nonetheless hasn’t signed with any label for his or her new music, although. The bulk of their releases have been issued via 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 stated, each Steve Angello and Sebastian Ingrosso have been revealed as new membership residents for 2019. Should Axwell be part of the occasion, it might be the following neatest 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.