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Sebastian Ingrosso Genres House Occupations DJ, Electronic musician, Remixer, Producer Instruments music sequencer, personal computer, synthesizers Years active 1999-present Labels refune records, Size Matters, Ministry of Sound Australia Associated acts Swedish House Mafia, Axwell, Steve Angello, Laidback Luke, Alesso, Style of Eye, Kylie Minogue

Sebastian Ingrosso (born Sebastian Carmine Ingrosso on 20 April 1983) is a Swedish DJ and producer of Italian descent. Born in Sweden, Sebastian spent his teenage years in his father’s studio learning how to make music, with his first official remix released on Mega Records in 1999. He was ranked #26 in 2011 on DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJ list,[1] and won the award for the highest new entry into the chart in 2009, a record beaten only by Deadmau5 into the 2008 Top 100 DJ list at #10. Sebastian Ingrosso is head of A&R for his own record label, Refune, which has pioneered many artists in recent years including AN21, Max Vangeli, Style of Eye and Alesso. Sebastian is also one third of the DJ super-group Swedish House Mafia, along with friends Axwell and Steve Angello.

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Axwell Genres Deep house, electro house, funky house, progressive house Occupations DJ, remixer, record producer Instruments music sequencer, synthesizers, drum machine Years active 2000–present

Axwell (born as Axel Christofer Hedfors, 18 December 1977) is a Swedish DJ, remixer, record producer and record label owner. He is one third of the Swedish House Mafia along with Sebastian Ingrosso and Steve Angello. In 2011 he was placed 12th on the DJ Magazine Top 100 DJ Poll. In late 2004 Axwell released a global hit, “Feel the Vibe”, which was re-released under Ministry of Sound in 2005 with added vocals from Tara McDonald as “Feel the Vibe (‘Til The Morning Comes)”. It peaked at #16 in the UK Singles Chart in August 2005.[2] Also leading the way has been Mambana, his collaboration with Isabel Fructuoso (of Afro Medusa fame). Signed to Soulfuric Recordings, they have released three tracks since 2002. “No Reason” was their debut single, which hit the top spot in all the Hype/Buzz charts that Summer and was featured in the sets of all the top DJs including Little Louie Vega, Danny Rampling and Ben Watt. The follow ups were “Felicidad” and “Libre”. “Libre” was released in 2003 and was arguably bigger than its predecessor. “Libre” was licensed to more than 12 different territories and featured on compilations that sold in excess of half a million copies. Axwell has also been responsible for Jetlag’s “So Right”, which came out in September 2002 on Soulfuric, featuring the vocals of Noel McKoy and co-produced with Brian Tappert. In late 2002 Axwell went back to his roots and produced a track under his own name - “Lead Guitar” which was released by fellow Swede Stonebridge on his Stoney Boy imprint. On 24 April 2012, Axwell’s remix of “In My Mind” by Ivan Gough & Feenixpawl ft. Georgi Kay was released on Beatport, and then was nominated for the 55th Grammy Awards for the category of Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical. 3


Steve Angello

Genders House Progressive house Electro house Tech house Techno Occupations Remixer, Label Owner

DJ, Electronic musician, Producer,

Associated acts Mescal Kid, Who’s Who, Supermode, Buy Now, Fireflies, General Moders, Mode Hookers, Outfunk, The Sinners, Swedish House Mafia, Angello & Ingrosso.

Steve Angello (born Steven Angello Josefsson Fragogiannis on November 22, 1982) is a Greek-Swedish DJ, producer, and record label owner. He is married to Isabel Adrian, who appeared in the Swedish reality show Svenska Hollywoodfruar, he is also a blogger and designer. He is a member of Swedish House Mafia. Angello was born to a Greek father and Swedish mother in Athens, Greece. His father was killed when Steve was a teenager. Raised in Stockholm, Sweden, he found himself submerged in the world of music that he so loved and came to cherish. He started out as a Turntablist, fusing hip-hop, breakbeats and 1970s classics but later moved onto House music, in the club life of Stockholm, together with his best friend Sebastian Ingrosso.

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SWEDISH HOUSE MAFIA Musical Career

Angello and Ingrosso met as children in Stockholm; Axwell did not become a member until years later when they contacted him after a chance meeting. The first production that was released by Axwell, Steve Angello and Sebastian Ingrosso was "Get Dumb". It was produced with Laidback Luke and released in 2007. In 2009, they released "Leave The World Behind" with Laidback Luke and Deborah Cox and in 2010, Swedish House Mafia signed a record deal with UMG's Polydor Records (formerly Polygram) after a fallout from previous record label EMI, due to differing ideas. They released their first official single, "One (Your Name)", under the name Swedish House Mafia on Beatport on May 26, 2010, where it achieved international success, charting at number 7 in the UK Singles Chart. The next single, "Miami 2 Ibiza", featuring Tinie Tempah, charted at number 4 in the UK Chart in September 2010. Both tracks were taken from the album Until One; a collection of productions and remixes from both Swedish House Mafia as a group and as individuals. It has achieved a BPI Gold Sales award in the United Kingdom. In May 2011, Swedish House Mafia released a new single, "Save The World," featuring John Martin on vocals, which charted at number 10 in the UK Chart.Later that year on December 16, they released the track "Antidote" with Knife Party. On March 12, 2012, Swedish House Mafia released their next single titled "Greyhound" and their final track "Don't You Worry Child" was released on September 14, 2012. That same month on September 17, the group announced the release of a second compilation album titled Until Now, forming the official soundtrack to One Last Tour. The album was released on October 22, 2012, exactly two years after the release of their first compilationalbum Until One. Final tour On June 24, 2012, it was announced via the group's website that the final leg of their 2012 tour would be their last: "Today we want to share with you, that the tour we are about to go on will be our last. We want to thank every single one of you that came with us on this journey. We came, we raved, we loved."They stated three show dates, with the last leg of their tour set to be announced in August. It is unknown whether the group members will collaborate with each other again. In an interview with Rolling Stone magazine in regards to the group's breakup, Angello said that "we just decided that we reached a point where we didn't know what the next move would be," and that "we've had beyond our dreams and we've come very, very far"; Angello also stated that he is focusing on developing his own label, Size Records, while on hiatus. On September 24, 2012, Swedish House Mafia announced the dates for their farewell tour appropriately named "One Last Tour." The tour will kick off in November 2012 and conclude in March 2013.Due to extremely high demand, additional shows have been added[14] and the group is also set to make a final appearance at the Ultra Music Festival with an opening and closing set on March 15 and March 24, 2013, respectively.

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