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Rox on Nordic Rox and in Borlänge

UPDATED. This Sunday, June 3, at 8 pm EST Sirius XM will broadcast a Nordic Rox Roxette tour special on The Spectrum. Read the full story...

[News] Rox on Nordic Rox and in Borlänge

Roxette to Peace & Love – Peace & Love

This summer at Peace & Love you will see one of Sweden's biggest music exports of all time. They are playing sold out venues all over the world and finally they will be visiting Borlänge än Peace & Love. Per Gessle sends…

Roxette to play in Sweden on June 27

One more concert has been added to the Roxette World tour: Festival Peace & Love in Borlänge, Sweden on June 27. This is the only show Roxette will give in Sweden this year (if we don’t count the corporate concert in August). Information about tickets can be found on the Peace & Love site. Other […]

Roxette to Peace & Love!

Roxette will perform at the festival Peace & Love in Borlänge June 27.

TDR wishes to congratulate Marie on her 25th birthday!!

Is Danish concert cancelled or postponed?

On Friday afternoon people who bought tickets for Danish Brondby Roxette concert on July 21 were informed that this particular show is cancelled due to “logistical problems”. Here is the message: Due to logistical problems on Roxettes tour, we will unfortunately have to cancel the concert at the cricket ground at Brøndby Stadium on 21 […]

[News] New single to be out soon

New single to be out soon

Per, being back in Sweden, just revealed on Facebook that the next single off Travelling will be "Touched by the Hand of God". Nothing more is known at this time.

CD-sleeves for “It’s possible” special Oriflame album

This Oriflame CD-sleeve was found the other day by Per on his balcony. We really like the idea of looking for a full rox concert DVD on this balcony as well. C’mon Per, you can do it!

New single to be out soon

Per, being back in Sweden, just revealed on Facebook that the next single off Travelling will be “Touched by the Hand of God”. Read the full story...

“Touched By The Hand Of God” – the second single off TRAVELLING (Update)

Radio Berlin in its chart show “Hey Music” has recently added Roxette’s “Touched By The Hand Of God” to the voting list. We have no information if this is the second single off TRAVELLING or just a pick from radio’s dj. Update Per Gessle has confirmed on Facebook that this is the second single Yep, […]

New stuff in the webshop!

Click the webshop icon on top of the page and you will find brand new Roxette stuff.

Per Gessle is currently on a massive around-the-globe tour with Roxette You can follow their adventures on,

Per Gessle is currently on a massive around-the-globe tour with Roxette. You can follow their adventures on,

Gessle reveals: “DVD before Xmas (hopefully)”

After our two calls for a full DVD show and Gessle’s unsatisfactory answer (here and there), we were informed by The Man on Facebook when we can expect this “imperfectly perfect” DVD to be released. It seems like it can be out just in time for Christmas shopping. According to various fan sources production company […]

Russia: Roxette have written “a special song” for Oriflame

Last September we revealed that Roxette are set to play at Globen in Stockholm this summer (August 2012) on the special anniversary corporate event organized by the Swedish company Oriflame. In the beginning of May this year it turned out that Russian edition of “Travelling” does not include the very first international single “It’s possible” […]

Another live one from 2009. Is this on the GOE DVD????? I’ve forgotten…..

World Tour 2012: Recife, Brazil – May 18 #109

Comment from Per Gessle Yeah! What a beautiful way to end the Brazilian + South American Tour!!! Recife! Unknown ground for us and what a wonderful one it became! Superb crowd + a band loaded to the teeth kickin’ ass in every song. We all loved it! Thanx for your support + voicepower, y’all. See […]

The 2012 band in Sebastian Lucaveche’s drawings

Got a sense of humour? So we’re sure you will enjoy those two drawings of the Roxette’s 2012 band prepared by Chilean fan – Sebastian Lucaveche ([email protected]). Well done, Sebastian!

Roxette’s South American tour is over for this time. Now a few weeks of r&r in Sweden (studio for Per most likely) an then South Africa in June. Things are going great down there; the other day more tickets were released due to the high demand!

2011: Roxette's "Charm School" tour

Chevrolet Hall, Recife, Brazil

World Tour 2012: Brasilia, Brazil – May 15 #108

Comment from Per Gessle Brasilia! Thanx for an overwhelming evening! Such a beautiful crowd, fantastic response. Sorry that the electricity wasn’t on our side which meant that we couldn’t use all our lights. It didn’t matter! We had a blast. Hope to come back before long!!!! Cheers, P&M&Co Setlist 01. Dressed For Success 02. Sleeping […]

Brazilian interview with Per Gessle for Video Show

Though we don’t understand a word from this interview (thanks for dubbing by the way!), we still recommend our Brazilian friends to watch it and share their thoughts on this “not so typical” interview with Mr Gessle.

World Tour 2012: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – May 12 #107

Comment from Per Gessle Rio Rio Rio, what can we say? Outstanding as always. We had a fab time, sweatin’ an ocean and enjoyin’ ourselves to the max. Thanx for your generosity and impressive sing-along-qualities!!!! See y’all next time!!!!! Setlist 01. Dressed For Success 02. Sleeping In My Car 03. The Big L. 04. Silver […]

American based Candlelight Red covers “The Look”

Hard Rock band Candlelight Red just finished up a video for their new single “She’s Got the Look,” a cover of Roxette’s “The Look”. “She’s Got the Look” is the second single off The Wreckage, the video was shot in Stanley Kubrick’s family warehouse by indie video aficionado Alex de Campi. The video twists the […]

Canada: see Roxette up close and personal (competition)

You have another opportunity to win meet & greet with Roxette in Canada on website. You can also win tickets for UK Roxette shows this July here.

The sign

As we love this sign, we don’t want it to be forgotten. It’s a little bit nostalgic, old-school and at the same time fresh and funny. Photo taken during Sao Paulo gig on May 10. The sign was created by Elen Zdunek and her boyfriend. More photos from Sao Paulo.

World Tour 2012: Sao Paulo, Brazil – May 10 #106

Comment from Per Gessle Sao Paulo. Third show in 13 months. Wow. thanx for a splendido evening, great crowd, great venue and Marie + band in top shape. I particularly became fond of Pelle’s samba dance during the band presentation. Pure sex!” Setlist 01. Dressed For Success 02. Sleeping In My Car 03. The Big […]

2011: Roxette's "Charm School" tour

Nilson Nelson, Brasilia, Brazil

World Tour 2012: Curitiba, Brazil – May 8 #105

Comment from Per Gessle Curitiba! What a wonderful way to start this Brazilian adventure! Superpacked venue with lots of smiling faces + loud voices came our way just as expected. We love playing here in Brazil. Thanx for making this band tick-tack-tock. Looking forward to the next one already! Sao Paulo, yeah? Cheers, P&M&Co” Setlist […]