The cover of the forthcoming album called TRAVELLING was published today on the Roxette’s Facebook page. After previous projects for “2Rism” and “T2 – Tourism2″ Roxette finally decided to pick up different name. The album is due to be released on March 30 in Sweden.
Roxette´s comeback album “Charm School” became 24th best selling album of 2011 in Sweden according to Sverige Topplistan. Let’s remind the previous years in Rox album history. Year 2001: Roxette – Room Service #9 (platinum), Marie Fredriksson – Äntligen – Marie Fredriksson bästa #65 (3x platinum). Year 2002: Roxette – The Ballad Hits #33 (gold) […]
As you know – the plane picture used on not the final cover of the Roxette’s forthcoming “T2 – Tourism 2″ album was taken by Norwegian photographer Fredrik Olastuen. Who is he – you may ask. Here’s the little piece of information he publishes on his Flickr page. 26 years old, living in Jessheim, Akershus, […]
Our reader Barry Mieny has removed the dark area in the bottom of the cover published by online Swedish shop CDON.com. If you look closer you may see that the album’s name includes colone instead of dash [T2:Tourism2[ and that there’ll probably be no spaces in between. This looks like a very tricky name! We […]
Per Gessle has just answered fan’s questions on the Roxette’s Facebook page if the Colombian gig is cancelled . Unfortunately, he confirmed that. Looks like the Col gig won’t happen this year. Some LiveNation issue I guess. It is very likely that Chilean date will be included in the tour schedule between Quito and Lima […]
Update January 24: Here’s the intial cover for T2 – Tourism 2 release. CDON.com also changed Unviersal reference – the album will be out on EMI label. Swedish base online shop CDON.com published intial date for the T2 – Tourism 2 album release. According to the website the new Roxette album goes out on March […]
We’ll certainly be listening to our hearts come July when pop duo Roxette are coming to Dublin for a headline show. Marie Fredriksson and Per Gessle who are Roxette have enjoyed an excellent world tour in 2011 and success with their new album ‘Charm School‘ and have played to over 800,000 fans at 79 concerts […]
Does anyone have idea who run this test in 2001? And why Marie said yes? Thanks to Lena Silbermond and Evgeny Perekopskiy for sending this.
Big Daddy, Indonesian tour promoter for Jakarta Roxette concert on March 3, has just informed that the venue for the concert has changed from Indoor Tennis Stadium into Mata Elang International Stadium International Stadium that takes around 15,000 people. My Ticket Indonesia has also started sale of tickets for the concert. Thanks to Leonardo Furtado […]
In the series of interviews, Swedish stars talk about what turns their creativity. Who are their idols? Which albums, books, movies or events are the most important in their lives? What song has made them cry? Few days after the Tel-Aviv concert, one of the leading Swedish daily papers Aftonbladet‘s journalist Jens Peterson interviewed one […]
In the Friday’s paper and online editions of Aftonbladet – the great feature about Roxette’s forthcoming tour and album was published by Jens Peterson. He was Roxette’s guest during several concerts in 2011 – in Poland and Sweden – and last week he also visited Roxette in the Stockholm Atlantis Studio, where the last recording […]
Dea Norberg, new Roxette’s backing singer that will replace Helena Josefsson on the World Tour 2012, has opened her official Facebook like page. Join the page!
BandsInTown application with 2012 World Tour dates on the official Roxette Facebook page includes the second Buenos Aires show – planned for April 25, day after the first show. As some other concerts are missing – it is not really the best source of information, but a signal to all Argentinian fans that there will […]
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As Bianca Martins Cappelletti of RoxetteBrasil.net informs that tickets for São Paulo [May 10], Rio de Janeiro [May 12] and Curitiba [May 8] will go on sale on Monday, January 30. São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro tickets will be available only for those consumers who use Credicard, Citibank or Diners. Curitiba is the only […]
Here’s the weekend treat from Per Gessle – the very first official Roxette tourbook’s cover was revealed just a moment ago. You would be able to purchase this tourbook during the forthcoming World Tour 2012. The price is yet unknown.
SXSW Film website informs that Jonas Åkerlund’s second full-length production called “Small Apartments” will have its world premiere on the festival in Austin, Texas, US between March 9-17, 2012. Small Apartments (World Premiere) Director: Jonas Åkerlund When Franklin Franklin accidentally kills his landlord, he must hide the body; but, the wisdom of his beloved brother […]