Despite their storied career, it was a year of firsts for Swedish House Mafia, whose superb debut album continues to provide the soundtrack to the biggest comeback in electronic music history.
“There’s always new ground to explore,” Steve Angello of Swedish House Mafia said when the album was released.
The legendary electronic music trio just announced their first-ever North American DJ residency at Wynn Las Vegas. Confirmed sources EDM.com that Swedish House Mafia signed a two-year contract to perform at the resort’s signature nightlife venues, Encore Beach Club and XS Nightclub.
“We love going from arenas to clubs, from massive epic raves to intimate club shows, and then back into the arena,” Angello said in a statement. “That balance is really important to us and our fans. We’re happy to bring that balance to Vegas with Wynn.”
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The teams behind Encore and XS are giving clubs a makeover to respond to the moment. According to a press release, the organizers of the two sites intend to improve their audiovisual production “to offer guests an immersive and captivating experience” by means of organized LED screens, pyrotechnics, cryogenics and scenography. personalized, among other experiential activations.
“This residence is something special and a testament to Wynn Nightlife’s commitment to providing best-in-class entertainment,” added Ryan Jones, Assistant Vice President of Wynn Nightlife. “We are thrilled to partner with Swedish House Mafia and give their fans the opportunity to see them perform in a more intimate nightclub setting.”
Having long operated at the forefront of the electronic dance music scene, the supergroup are in the midst of a prolific year that has seen them play a headlining gig at Coachella and a breakthrough DJ set in time. real hosted on Spotify. They also contributed to the production of two songs from The Weeknd’s chart-topping 5th studio album, Dawn FM.
You can find tickets and a full schedule for the Swedish House Mafia residency at Wynn Las Vegas here. It will launch on August 20, 2022, and dates for 2023 have yet to be revealed.