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Author: Paul Belben
Paul Belben
Paul Belben

Lives in Guernsey
Born: 1980
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Rox fan since 1990. GT fan since 1995. I caused uproar when I joined TDR as staff member back in 2008. Daily ramblings/musings at @TheRealPWB
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The Daily Roxette reviews En vacker natt

Tis time for another TDR round table review of a Roxette related release. This time it's the brand new Per Gessle album En vacker natt which will be released Friday April 28. Read the full story...


Per Gessle on the road again in 2017

News just in! Per Gessle will be going out on a Sommarturné in July & August 2017. Read the full story...


Why Don’t You Bring Me Flowers? Roxette’s next single!

The third single from Good Karma is announced and YOU can be in the official video! Read the full story...


Official Press release for Roxette’s new Single and Album!

Roxette are back with a new power ballad “It Just Happens,” the lead single from their forthcoming tenth studio album Good Karma. “It Just Happens” will be released worldwide on Friday, 8th April and Good Karma will be released worldwide on Friday, 3rd June. The single and album are the first to be released under a new global deal between the band and Warner Music Group Read the full story...


Space Station 12 – Per partners with BMG with new label

BMG Scandinavia have teamed up with Space Station 12, the new record label formed by Per Gessle!  The new label will release recordings by new and established artists. Read the full story...


Marie: “I have lost many years”

In an article published by Expressen today details of Marie Fredriksson’s new autobiography “Kärleken till livet” – Love for Life are released and we get to learn a little bit more about what we can expect. In the book, Marie talks about the support from her husband Micke and children, but also about the difficulties to walk and why Per was not invited to her wedding. Read the full story...


The Roxette Diaries: A Review

As the Jonas Åkerlund film has its World Premiere at the Way Out Festival in Sweden, TDR reviews this Roxette feast! Read the full story...


Roxette in Gothenburg – 4 years later!

Exactly 4 years to the day, Roxette returns to Slottsskogvallen. Read the full story...


Reviewing The Look (2015 Remake)

Another year, another "The Look?" Or possibly another "It Must Have Been Love." That's how many fans feel. Read the full story...


Roxette conquers London’s O2 Arena!

LONDON - (This review is a little bit late being posted – flights were delayed due to technical reasons and weather and then my luggage was lost. The joys of living on an island! It’s here now though!) Read the full story...


Mainz: The fans speak up

Following on from our post on Monday about the aftermath of the cancelled Mainz show which focused on the various aspects of putting on a concert and what happens when a concert has to be cancelled, TDR got involved in various discussions on social media (with partially personal attacks aimed at some of our reporters) regarding meeting band members outside of hotels. Read the full story...


Roxette travels… to the Faroe Islands

The XXX Tour travels somewhat north during August 2015 as Roxette enjoy their first ever visit to the Faroe Islands! As part of the Summarfestivalur (Summer Festival,) a three-day festival taking place from August 6 to 8. Roxette will most likely perform Aug. 8. Read the full story...


Per Gessle: “Don’t worry about Marie, folks”

The Internet was awash on Wednesday with well-wishes, positive comments and such a huge outpouring of love for Marie Fredriksson, following the unfortunate incident on stage during Roxette's Kaunas gig the day before. Fans were, quite rightly, deeply concerned about Marie's fall onstage and offered suggestions that could possibly help Marie on stage, to make touring as easy and as comfortable as possible. Read the full story...


Tour kicks off today – and the setlist is revealed!

VLADIVOSTOK – Today is the day!  Roxette’s 30th Anniversary World Tour kicks off today in the Russian town of Vladivostok.  Read the full story...


Roxette tours starts in EIGHT DAYS

    There are only EIGHT days until Roxette’s latest world tour, dubbed the 30th Anniversary Tour, kicks off at the 7,000 seat Fetisov Arena in Vladivostok, Russia.  Read the full story...


Marie talks about the tour

When Marie Fredriksson announced the release of Nu! many fans hoped and dreamed for a solo Marie tour.  Their prayers were answered and Marie is currently in the middle of her first solo tour in 14 years, singing songs covering her entire solo career from 1984’s “Ännu doftar kärlek” right up to “Sista sommarens val” which was, of course, released earlier this year. Read the full story...


Gothenburg: Marie’s favorite show

GOTHENBURG - Around 1,200 fans squeezed into the Göteborg Konserthus last night.  From the sound of the audience reaction, it felt more like 12,000! Read the full story...


Marie Fredriksson’s 2014 tour kicks off

Photo: Olle Enqvist/Rockfoto. HELSINGBORG - Last night saw the premiere of Marie Fredriksson's long awaited 2014 solo tour at the Helsingborg Konserthus, an intimate venue in one of Sweden's southernmost cities. Read the full story...


Venue change for Marie’s Halmstad concert

Marie Fredriksson's concert in Halmstad on Friday 21 March has had a venue change. Read the full story...


“Dags att tänka på refrängen” – the review

So, here we are again.  The TDR team meets in the ‘Virtual-Record-Review-Room’ to review the latest album from Gyllene Tider. Read the full story...


TDR catches up with Mim Grey

The Daily Roxette recently had chance to catch up with Mim Grey, Roxette’s support act for the 3 UK dates. Read the full story...


UK Support act is announced

Mim Grey will be supporting Roxette at their upcoming shows in Manchester, Birmingham and Glasgow! Read the full story...


“It’s Possible” – UK release update

LONDON – After being contacted by lots of fans based in the UK about the delayed release of the “It’s Possible” single on the usual retail download sites, The Daily Roxette contacted EMI in the UK to see what the plan was for releasing the new material in the UK. Read the full story...


“Travelling” – the press release

Roxette is back with a new album:  Travelling and a taster “It’s Possible”! Three years after their 2009 comeback, Swedish pop phenomenon Roxette is hotter than they’ve been since their early ’90s heydays. Read the full story...