The Magnettes hail from Pajala, Sweden, and have toured in 20 countries including performances at SXSW, Summerfest, Euro Pride, Golden Melody Awards, Eurosonic, and The Great Escape.
Their debut album ”Ugly Youth” dropped in 2017 and featured the singles ”Sad Girls Club”, featured on Netflix’s ”Elite”, and ”Young And Wild”, and one of the top-ten most played Swedish tracks on national radio that year. “Pajala State of Mind” has been used in countless programs on Swedish television. The band toured Europe, North America, and Asia with the album 2018, and 2019.
Album number two was starting to progress in 2020 when Covid hit. The band went into the studio during the Covid years and developed their sound. Two singles were released during these years. “Shakes” and ”American”. Both were in radio rotation on many big international stations over Europe and Canada. 2022 The band was picked up by K51 and released the single “Monster” at the end of the pandemic. At the same time, the full movie documentary “The Magnettes” was released with great reviews.
During 2022 The Magnettes was back in full swing. They got the dream booking to play at Glastonbury Festival and 9 other festivals during the summer. At the end of the year, they took a leap forward when K51 started a collaboration with Warner where the new double A-side single “Karma Baby / Costa Rica” was released in November.