FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SEBASTIAN INGROSSO OF SWEDISH HOUSE MAFIA RETURNS TO NYC
AT ROSELAND BALLROOM, APRIL 6TH & 7TH
[VIDEO PREVIEW] Sebastian Ingrosso - Roseland Ballroom - April 2012
[FREE DOWNLOAD] Listen to Sebastian Ingrosso's Refune Radio Podcast on iTunes
Fresh from Miami Music Week where he played numerous solo shows in addition to two sold out consecutive headlining shows in front of 20,000 fans as one third of famed Swedish House Mafia, DJ and producer Sebastian Ingrosso returns to NYC on April 6 and 7 for his first NYC performance since selling out Madison Square Garden in December 2011 with fellow GRAMMY-nominated SHM members, Axwell and Steve Angello.
Ingrosso owns the acclaimed Refune record label, where for over a decade, the imprint has been releasing a steady stream of original tracks and remixes including original productions such as “Kidsos,” “Meich,” and “How Soon Is Now” with David Guetta and Dirty South, and remixes of Justin Timberlake, Moby, Miike Snow, Royksopp and more. As head of A&R for Refune, Sebastian is constantly discovering and developing new talent such as Alesso, Otto Knows, Style of Eye, AN21, Max Vangelli, Arno Cost, True Identity and Swanky Tunes. Sebastian Ingrosso’sRefune Radio podcast recently launched and both episodes debuted at #1 worldwide on iTunes Music Podcast chart.
Sebastian Ingrosso & Alesso made waves across the world during the summer and fall of 2011 with their massive single, “Calling.” Not only was it one of the biggest hits on the summer club and festival circuit, but it became the “must hear” track in sets from the world’s biggest DJs over the past year. It was a top-3 track for Beatport and named hottest record in the world by Radio One’s Zane Lowe. Ingrosso and Alesso returned with a vocal version of the hit, now titled “Calling (Lose My Mind)” featuring vocals from OneRepublic’s Ryan Tedder. The new version premiered on Swedish House Mafia’s takeover of legendary Pete Tong’s Radio One show back on February 17, released on March 9 and went to #1 on Beatport.
Recent undertakings for Sebastian Ingrosso as part of the Swedish House Mafia include the launch of the Absolut “Greyhound” campaign that includes a music video, also being used as a commercial on national television, featuring robotic greyhounds racing in the desert as the 3 bandmembers perform. “Greyhound” the single released March 12 and as a major debut, it charted Top 15 in the UK, along with Top 5 on UK iTunes and Top 10 on US iTunes Dance. Sebastian will also be performing with Swedish House Mafia on April 13 & 20 at Coachella Music and Arts Festival in addition to playing two solo sets at the famed festival on April 14 and 21.
Sebastian Ingrosso’s Refune Radio iTunes Podcast: http://bit.ly/zWpE1G
Sebastian Ingrosso + Alesso “Calling (Lose My Mind)”: http://bit.ly/HbAn6r
Advance tickets available here!