The Avicii Tribute Concert for Mental Wellness Awareness comes to Stockholm in December
Adam Lambert, David Guetta, Rita Ora and additional are set to play an Avicii tribute gig this December.
The Avicii Tribute Concert for Mental Wellness Awareness, honouring the late Swedish DJ, will take location at the Pals Arena in Stockholm on December five.
The gig is becoming place on by The Tim Bergling Foundation, an organisation set up by the DJ’s household in his honour following his death.
Opening with DJ sets from Guetta, Kygo and additional, singers will then execute versions of Avicii songs with a 30-piece reside band.
Other artists on the bill consist of Alex Ebert, Audra Mae and Joe Janiak, with additional set to be announced in due course.
Announcing specifics of the gig in a statement, Avicii’s father Klas Bergling mentioned: “Tim had plans for his music to be performed with each other with a significant reside band, and now we are realizing his dream and providing fans a likelihood to knowledge his music in this exclusive way,”
“We are grateful that his buddies, producers, artists and colleagues are coming to Stockholm to support,” he added. They have all expressed a sincere interest and need to engage in efforts to stem the tide of mental illness and lend their assistance to our operate with the Tim Bergling Foundation. We are pretty considerably searching forward to this evening, which will be a beginning point for the foundation’s operate going forward…
“We want this concert to support place the subject on the agenda and spend consideration to the stigma surrounding mental illness and suicide. Policies and tools are required to detect the dangers and protect against suicide, in particular amongst young men and women.”
All the earnings from the gig will go to a series of organisations that supply mental wellness assistance. Particulars can be found here and tickets go on sale on Thursday (September five).
Avicii passed away in April of final year. This June, a posthumous album named ‘TIM’ was released.