Electronic music supergroup, Swedish House Mafia, announce their first-ever North American nightlife residency with Wynn Nightlife at the world-renowned Encore Beach Club and XS Nightclub inside Wynn Las Vegas. From August 20, the Swedish DJ trio of Sebastian Ingrosso, Steve Angello and Axel “Axwell” Hedfors will bring their award-winning music to the unique nightlife setting for two years.
“We love going from arenas to clubs, from huge epic raves to intimate club shows and then back into the arena,” said Steve Angello of Swedish House Mafia. “That balance is really important to us and our fans. We’re happy to bring that balance to Vegas with Wynn.
Complementing the powerful performances of the Swedish House Mafia, Encore Beach Club and XS Nightclub will enhance their audiovisual production to provide guests with an immersive and captivating experience. Each venue will feature custom stage design, curated LED displays, pyrotechnics, cryogenics and more.
“This residence is something special and a testament to Wynn Nightlife’s commitment to providing best-in-class entertainment,” said 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.”
The multi-platinum and Grammy-nominated artists are recognized as pioneers of the electronic music scene with a portfolio of anthemic chart-topping hits including “Don’t You Worry Child”, “One” and “Save The World”. After a farewell tour and a break from the music scene, Swedish House Mafia are back with new music, a new world tour and a new night residency. The legendary trio’s most recent album “Paradise Again” debuted in April 2022 and earned a No. 1 spot on Billboard’s Top Dance/Electronic Album Chart.
Swedish House Mafia’s scheduled dates for 2022 include Saturday August 20 and Saturday September 3 at XS Nightclub. Show dates for 2023 will be announced at a later date.
For tickets and a full schedule lineup, please visit wynnnightlife.com.
About the Swedish Mafia
In 2008, a trio of individual artists, DJs and producers came together to unassumingly break all the rules of electronic music. Settled in flames, Sweden’s house mafia – Steve Angello, Sebastian Ingrosso and Axwell – imbued house music with swaggering hip-hop beat-craft, rock ‘n’ roll attitude and grandeur. worthy of the big screen that comes to life on stage with one legendary live show after another. Bringing dance music culture out of warehouses and clubs and into arenas and stadiums on an unparalleled scale, it would be nearly impossible to imagine how the genre could have rocked without them. They became the first electronic act to make headlines (and sell) Madison Square Garden in 2011 and the first to grace the main stage at Coachella in 2012. They earned back-to-back GRAMMY® nominations in the category “Best Dance Recording” for platinum “Save the World” in 2012 and quintuple platinum Hot 100 Top 10 hit “Don’t You Worry Child” in 2013. rolling stone describes their meteoric rise as “redefining rave culture,“ and NME baptized them “the rockstars of the dance music world.” The marathon record One last round paved the way for a five-year hiatus before returning as a surprise headliner at the Ultra Music Festival’s 20th anniversary in 2018. Save The World Reunion Tour a year later, this holy trinity of electronic music gods set their sights on the one thing they had yet to do, releasing their first full album in 2022. Heaven again [Republic Records]. Their return was announced with the cover of Billboard and drew immediate press and a late night TV performance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon followed by a trending hit “A Moth To A Flame” featuring The Weeknd.
About Wynn Nightlife
Wynn Nightlife includes the award-winning nightclub and nightclubs of Wynn Las Vegas, recipient of more Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Awards than any other independent hotel company in the world. The resort is home to the most luxurious nightlife spots on the Las Vegas Strip, XS and Encore Beach Club at Night, as well as the famous nightclub, Encore Beach Club. Recently added to the portfolio, the Wynn Field Club at Allegiant Stadium offers guests the first of its kind in stadium entertainment. Combined, the locations present a list of today’s most in-demand artists.
XS Nightclub, one of the most renowned nightlife venues in the world, has been continuously named the top-grossing nightclub in the United States by Nightclub & Bar’s Top 100 list, and was the first venue to achieve this honor five times. The 40,000 square foot mega-club features state-of-the-art technology and more than 10,000 individual light sources that illuminate the venue, complementing the intricate decor, large circular dance floor and 170 luxury VIP tables and cabanas exterior.
At Encore Beach Club, guests can enjoy 55,000 square feet of tropical oasis, featuring three multi-tiered pools, 40-foot palm trees, 36 private bungalows and cabanas, plush daybeds, a DJ booth, and a high-end audio system. After the sun goes down, Encore Beach Club at Night hosts popular seasonal pool parties.
About Wynn Las Vegas
Wynn Resorts has received more Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Awards than any other independent hotel company in the world and in 2021 was again honored with the FORTUNE List of the magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies for the thirteenth time. Wynn and Encore Las Vegas consist of two luxury hotel towers with a total of 4,748 spacious hotel rooms, suites and villas. The resort includes approximately 194,000 square feet of casino space, 20 exclusive dining experiences, 11 bars, two award-winning spas, approximately 560,000 square feet of meeting and convention space, approximately 160,000 square feet of retail space retail as well as two showrooms, two nightclubs, a beach club, and recreation and leisure facilities, such as the newly renovated Wynn Golf Club and a 129-acre, 18-hole championship golf course.
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