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MP Persson awarded platinum

HALMSTAD - Mats "MP" Persson – guitarist in Gyllene Tider, drummer in Back on Stage, owner of studio Tits & Ass, et cetera – received a platinum award for his and Christer Schill's song "On the Night of a Black Out," recorded by Japanese boy band Kinki Kids. Read the full story...


Fashion and cosmetics firms offer “Roxette” nail polish, shoes

NEW YORK - What color is Roxette?!?   According to a U.S. cosmetics firm based in California, Roxette is in the "red" family. Read the full story...


Singer Laura Branigan passes away at 47

NEW YORK - Laura Branigan, a Grammy-nominated pop singer who recorded a Roxette cover but is best known for her 1982 platinum hit "Gloria," has died. Read the full story...


Gyllene Tider performs secret gig – again

STOCKHOLM - Gyllene Tider performed last night at Swedish phone operator Comviq/Tele2's kick-off event in Alvik outside of Stockholm. Read the full story...


2004: Gyllene Tider's "GT25!" tour

Stockholm, Sweden



Bryan Adams: “I’m sorry Roxette”

STOCKHOLM - Canadian rocker Bryan Adams's new album "Room Service" will be released later this fall. Read the full story...


GT tour: “There will never be anything like it”

HALMSTAD - The weather wasn't exactly the best in the Halland area this summer and it affected many of the happenings in Halmstad and nearby cities. Read the full story...


Gyllene Tider runs thank you advertisement

STOCKHOLM - Gyllene Tider thanks all the people that attended the GT25 tour, all 492,252 of them. Read the full story...


“I never said I’d cancel Roxette”, says Per

HALMSTAD (UPDATED) - While The Daily Roxette waits to see Per Gessle before the final Gyllene Tider concert, it rained, rained, rained… I don't think there has been more rain in Halmstad ever.   Read the full story...


“The End”

HALMSTAD - This is it, this is "The End." "The End" is what the last concert was called at Örjans Vall in Halmstad, Gyllene Tider's final concert this tour. Read the full story...


2004: Gyllene Tider's "GT25!" tour

Halmstad, Orjans vall, Sweden



2004: Gyllene Tider's "GT25!" tour

Oxelosund, Jogerso, Sweden



Dark clouds over Roxette, claims Aftonbladet

STOCKHOLM - According to Aftonbladet, Per Gessle says he doesn't have the fire that's needed to keep Roxette running.   Read the full story...


Brainpool’s “Junk” premieres this Thursday

MALMÖ -   Brainpool's latest project "Junk: a Rock Opera" will be out in the stores this Thursday, August 19th. Read the full story...


2004: Gyllene Tider's "GT25!" tour

Skelleftea, Torget, Sweden



Gessle takes a time out

SUNDSVALL - Next year Per Gessle will disappear from the limelight. "It's a promise I've given my wife, Åsa. Read the full story...


2004: Gyllene Tider's "GT25!" tour

Sundsvall, Park Arena, Sweden



Gyllene Tider’s final concert to be shown on Jumbotron at Stora Torg

HALMSTAD - The last concert of Gyllene Tider's tour this summer will be in Halmstad on August 18. Read the full story...


Video of GT performance available online

GÖTEBORG - "And all year long I've been waiting for… June, July and August!"   You can catch an interesting streamed video of Gyllene Tider performing "Juni, Juli, Augusti!" at their recent Ullevi concert in Göteborg. Read the full story...


2004: Gyllene Tider's "GT25!" tour

Eskilstuna, Sundbyholmstravet, Sweden



2004: Gyllene Tider's "GT25!" tour

Vastervik, Granso slott, Sweden



Marie Fredriksson at Ullevi

GOTHENBURG - Roxette's female half, Marie Fredriksson, attended Gyllene Tider's record breaking concert Saturday. Read the full story...


Over 58,900 people see Gyllene Tider at Ullevi

GOTHENBURG - Gyllene Tider tried hard to beat Bruce Springsteen's attendance record at Ullevi and they did! Read the full story...


2004: Gyllene Tider's "GT25!" tour

Goteborg, Ullevi, Sweden



2004: Gyllene Tider's "GT25!" tour

Jonkoping, Elmiafaltet, Sweden



“Finn 5 fel” goes back up to #1

STOCKHOLM - After some The Hives hype, Gyllene Tider reclaims the #1 spot with "Finn 5 fel!" (3x platinum) on the album charts, while "GT25!" (gold) falls to #6 and "Mazarin" (5x platinum) to #27, after merely 59 weeks on the charts. Read the full story...


Gyllene Tider tries to beat The Boss’ attendance record

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - Gyllene Tider will try to beat Bruce Springsteen's [new] attendance record at Ullevi on Saturday, according to an article published today in Aftonbladet.   Read the full story...


2004: Gyllene Tider's "GT25!" tour

Orebro, Eyravallen, Sweden



Bengt Gessle: “My brother writes poor lyrics”

STOCKHOLM - The Swedish tabloid Expressen published a short interview with Bengt Gessle, Per's older brother, today. Read the full story...


Advertisement cleverly claims Sweden’s biggest boyband is in town

GÖTEBORG - "Sweden's Biggest Boyband is in Town," proclaims a full-page advertisement that's been appearing for several weeks now in newspapers here in Göteborg. Read the full story...