Per Gessle announced yesterday that Roxette’s concert in Barcelona on November 19th will be recorded for a live DVD. Here is what Per wrote on Roxette Official Facebook page: It was just decided that the Barcelona show will be recorded for a glorious DVD-release down the road. Bring your banners!!! The concert was sold-out by […]
Yesterday Per Gessle was interviewed on the Nordic Rox programme and he mentioned about the new album possibly out spring 2012. He mentioned places where Roxette have done recordings: Dubai, South Africa, Argentina, Russia etc. He also said they were planning to go back to South America next year. So our little rumour is getting […]
Polish edition of the popular-science monthly magazine Focus has recently published very interesting article on the invension of the WWW. On Friday May 17th 1991 the meeting of several people took place in the CERN – the European Organization for Nuclear Research in Geneva, Switzerland. This time the meeting was devoted to communication system between […]
Roxspain, the Spanish Fanclub, is working to organise an after-concert party in Madrid and Barcelona to celebrate the return of Roxette to our country. The party in Madrid would probably be the day before the concert. The one in Barcelona right after the concert. We would like to know how many of you would assist […]
Roxette and Brainpool drummer Jens Jansson has a new website.
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Fabio Deluca from Argentina has just informed us that after a very long delay, the Argentinian charts for February, March and April were finally published by CAPIF. It seems like “Charm school” was not only the number 1 in Germany, Switzerland and Czech Republic, but also in Argentina! Have a look at monthly and weekly […]
As reported some time ago, Roxette will perform tonight at “Der Deutsche Radiopreis” gala in Hamburg, Germany. Marie & Per have landed in Germany and acts are having soundchecks right now. What we still don’t know is if Roxette will perform playback, live, singback or whatever. Per said they “prepared” music for this event some […]
Do you remember embarrassing EMI typo on the “Speak to me” back cover? It seems it has been sorted out somehow and the correct edition is available on the market. Daniel Kühn from Germany sent us a picture which clearly shows this change.
Posted August 23: Both Ticketmaster.es and Servicaixa.com websites no longer sell tickets for the intimate Barcelona concert at Sant Jordi Club on 19th November 2011. This means that over 3,000 tickets are gone and the show is sold out. You still have a chance to see Roxette on the Spanish soil – in Madrid on […]
Per Gessle gave a fresh interview regarding Roxette’s present and future to TT Spektra, appearing here and there. Some interesting bits: The tour album under the working title “Tourism 2″ or “2rism” is still planned for release in Spring 2012 and will include several entirely new songs. Per is not keen on a project that […]
Live Nation Australia & New Zealand has opened a new waitlist on Ticketek.co.au for those who are interested in additional concerts in Brisbane and Melbourne. According to our information, these two gigs are really close to be announced as sold-outs. The similar waitlist was started back in August when tickets for the very first Sydney […]
According to Wikipedia; Ischgl is a small village with population of ca 1,500 in Tyrol region of Austria. Its ski resort Silvretta Arena Ischgl-Samnaun is connected with the ski resort of Samnaun across the border in Switzerland. Together this ski area belongs to the largest skiing resorts in the Alps. Its 238 km of groomed […]
A word of advice to our US friends: Alex Salaverria is NOT in ANY WAY involved in Roxette or Roxette’s plans for the US. Ignore him and DO NOT give him money!
Speaking of nothing in particular; Per Gessle’s first two solo albums of the box released last month are NOT remastered. Just FYI.
Photo: Tor Even Mathisen/NRK Yesterday Roxette played their only concert during the tour break in August and September at a festival in Norway. Per’s comment: Oh Yeah! Tromsö! Have you seen this place? Far out!!! It’s so far north you wouldn’t believe it but it’s the greatest place on Mother Earth. We had a blast […]