After a hiatus and years of cryptic messages and one-off performances, famous person EDM trio Swedish House Mafia have lastly returned with new music. An anthemic new single referred to as “It Will get Higher” was launched immediately, confirming all the rumors and hypothesis from followers world wide.
The elusive trio, comprising Axwell, Sebastian Ingrosso, and Steve Angello, spoke with Zane Lowe from Apple Music 1 about how the brand new track got here to fruition, and the way time aside and the pandemic introduced them again collectively.
“COVID truly helped us on this course of, as bizarre as it would sound, as a result of in any other case we would not have gotten the place we’re immediately,” mentioned Axwell. “We had the time to choose up and begin once more. And we make and remake and retry and regroup and have hope after which give up once more. After which seize that little hope that we had, convey it again, and begin over after which discovering one thing. So this entire time, the time has actually helped us to have gotten the place we’re with the sounds and with the songs and to a spot the place we really feel proud. We love what we’ve executed.”
Talking on the thrilling new single, the trio mirrored on their songwriting course of and what makes all of it come collectively, regardless of how lengthy it takes.
“There could be like a guitar pattern,” Axwell continued. “It is like, okay, that is cool. No matter. After which in the future a vocal pattern comes alongside and you are like, that is additionally cool, no matter. After which we sit within the studio late at night time and simply… We throw all the pieces onto the desk and we’re identical to, how does this work with this? After which, oh, what about this with that? After which we’re like, oh shit. That is the magic sauce. These two collectively. That is what occurs there.”
Ingrosso insisted that the drums tied “It Will get Higher” collectively. “But in addition the rhythm,” added Angello. “It feels so unique and it looks like… I do not know… I am unable to place… I am unable to style place it.”
Try the total Zane Lowe Apple Music 1 interview with Swedish Home Mafia beneath.
“It Will get Higher” is out now and could be discovered here.