Editions:  Austria · Denmark · France · Germany · Italy · Norway · Spain · Sweden · Switzerland

Swedish House Mafia reunite for homecoming gig... and another tour?

Share this article

Swedish House Mafia reunite for homecoming gig... and another tour?
Swedish House Mafia back in 2012. Photo: Robin Haldert/TT
07:17 CEST+02:00
Electronic DJ supergroup Swedish House Mafia on Monday announced they will reunite for a concert in Stockholm next year, hinting a tour with new music would follow.

The trio of Axwell, Steve Angello and Sebastian Ingrosso had a string of international hits in the early 2010s before splitting up more than five years ago.

After making a surprise appearance at a US festival in March, rumours of the EDM group getting back together grew until a clock appeared on their website last week counting down to a live-streamed press conference on Monday.

"We are coming home," Angello said in the announcement, which was entirely in Swedish.

"We start in Stockholm and are going to play the Tele2 Arena on May 4th, 2019."

READ ALSO: Why the Swedish music industry has been annoying you for years


Axwell, Steve Angello and Sebastian Ingrosso announcing the news on Monday. Photo: Jessica Gow/TT

The group also indicated that more touring would follow and hinted that they have recorded new music.

Swedish House Mafia began performing in 2008 and saw international success with a number of hits, including One (Your Name), Save the World and Don’t You Worry Child.

Get notified about breaking news on The Local

Share this article

The Local is not responsible for content posted by users.
Become a Member or sign-in to leave a comment.