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Thomas Evensson

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Bad Hair Day – a success

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - Per's new "project" Bad Hair Day released an album last Thursday. Read the full story...


New project by Per releases album – tomorrow

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - Per Gessle, Gyllene Tider, Roxette, The Lonely Boys, Son of a Plumber and now… Bad Hair Day! Read the full story...


“Hey Mr DJ” next Swedish single

STOCKHOLM - Per writes on Son of a Plumber.com today that the next Swedish single will be "Hey Mr DJ (Won't You Play Another Love Song)" with an anticipated radio date of mid-January. Read the full story...


The album falls one step

STOCKHOLM - For the second week in a row "Son of a Plumber" falls a notch, this time to #3. Read the full story...


X-mas greeting 2005 from Marie and Per

HALMSTAD - To all readers of TDR - a Merry Christmas! Here's the "annual" Christmas message from Per and Marie: Ding-a-ling ding-a-ling!!!! Read the full story...


Son of a Plumber nominated for Grammis

STOCKHOLM - Son of a Plumber has been nominated for a Grammis - Best Male Pop Artist. Read the full story...


Marie to sign at NK

STOCKHOLM - Marie Fredriksson will sign her art book "After the Change" at the high-end department store NK on Hamngatan in Stockholm, December 14, 17:00-18:00 CET. Read the full story...


Son of a Plumber on TV4

STOCKHOLM - Per Gessle and his Son of a Plumber project were guests at TV4's Nyhetsmorgon this morning. Read the full story...


Platinum to Per on the first day of release

STOCKHOLM - The new album, released today in Sweden, has already sold platinum (60,000 copies). Read the full story...


Stratocaster donated by Per to benefit anti-minefield program

STOCKHOLM - Win a Fender Stratocaster signed by Per Gessle! Yes, it can be yours if you enter this auction to benefit a program called Adopt-A-Minefield. Read the full story...


Extensive Roxette auction in Halmstad

HALMSTAD - November 24 there will be a major Roxette auction in Halmstad. Read the full story...


TV3 airs Son of a Plumber short film

STOCKHOLM - Swedish TV3 will air the 13 min long film shot by Daniel Börjesson for Per Gessle's Son of a Plumber project. Read the full story...


Son of a Plumber live in Norway

Per Gessle will perform Son of a Plumber material at 100-årsfesten (The 100th Anniversary Party) in Oslo on November 26. Read the full story...


Son of a Plumber single leaked online

STOCKHOLM - According to TDR's sources, the new Son of a Plumber single can already be found online. Read the full story...


Son of a Plumber tracklist revealed

STOCKHOLM - With excitement building amongst the fans of Per Gessle for the release of his new album, The Daily Roxette is able to reveal the sleeve and the final CD-tracklist of Son Of A Plumber (the vinyl tracklist is slightly different): CD 1: Drowning in Wonderful Thoughts About Her Jo-Anna Says I Have a Party in My Head (I Hope It Never Ends) C’mon Week with Four Thursdays Hey Mr DJ (Won't You Play Another Love Song) Late, Later On Ronnie Lane The Junior Suite: Are You an Old Hippie, Sir? Read the full story...


TDR presents the new single sleeve

STOCKHOLM - The Daily Roxette presents the sleeve of Son of a Plumber's new single, along with a message. Read the full story...


Son of a Plumber on TV

Tonight on SVT2 at 21.30 CET there's a show called Musikbyrån (The Music Bureau.)   Today Musikbyrån will visit Per Gessle, Clarence Öfwerman and Christopher Lundquist in the Grey Aerosol Machine studio and we'll get a first preview of the new Son of a Plumber album. Read the full story...


Marie in special TDR interview: “I miss my fans so much!”

STOCKHOLM - It's a sunny day here as we arrive in Sweden's perhaps most beautiful city, and we go directly to Doktor Glas' gallery to check out Marie Fredriksson's art exhibit. Read the full story...


“It Must Have Been Love” and “Listen to Your Heart” awarded

STOCKHOLM - It's been 15 years since the movie "Pretty Woman" entered the scene, and with that, the now classic song "It Must Have Been Love." Of course, in Sweden the song was released in 1987 already, as "It Must Have Been Love (Christmas for the Broken Hearted)," - Roxette's Christmas single. Read the full story...


Son Of A Plumber becomes film

SKÅNE - Per Gessle has, as per usual, videoed most of the time during the recording process of the album "Son Of A Plumber." So far it is not decided whether the material will be included as bonus material on the album or not. Read the full story...


Album delayed, single announced

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - Like The Daily Roxette reported a while ago, due to technical issues the album has been delayed for one week; the new release date is November 23. Read the full story...


Gyllene Tider nominated in Kids Choice Awards

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - October 31 the second Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards will be held. Read the full story...


New official Per Gessle sites announced

STOCKHOLM - New sites have been announced, earlier sonofaplumber.com and sonofaplumber.se have been revealed. Read the full story...


“Sommartider” best song ever

STOCKHOLM - "Sommartider" has been voted Best Swedish Pop Classic through all times by the Swedish people. Read the full story...


Per spills the beans about plumbing

SAINT TROPEZ (UPDATED) - "Son Of A Plumber… are you nuts?" I say to Per over the phone. Read the full story...


New Per Gessle album out November 16

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - In just two months, there is a new Per album coming! Read the full story...


Report from the Bergen gig

BERGEN - On Saturday September 3, as previously reported, Per Gessle and band performed an exclusive concert for the staff at Hydro in the Grieg Hall in Norwegian town Bergen. Read the full story...


“Listen to Your Heart” #1 again

NEW YORK - D.H.T. is back at #1 with "Listen to Your Heart," although this time it's the Top 40 Mainstream chart. Read the full story...


“Pretty Woman” out on DVD – again

HOUSTON - Yes you heard it, "Pretty Woman" is out on DVD - again. Read the full story...


Norwegian Hydro celebrates centennial with Per

BERGEN - Norwegian oil company Hydro is celebrating their 100-year anniversary and "Per Gessle & band" have accepted an invitation to play for the staff in the northern town of Bergen on September 3. Read the full story...


“Joyride” is the next remix in line

Third time's the charm, they say. Let's hope that's true, as the third Roxette hit to have been remixed in a short period of time is "Joyride." There is a white label 12" dance remix out called "Joyride 2005" that no one knows who has remixed.   Read the full story...


D.H.T. stays in Top Ten, but falls on Billboard

NEW YORK - D.H.T.'s climb on the Billboard charts seems to be over for this time. Read the full story...