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RoXXXette on the Road – the exhibit

HALMSTAD - Tonight the exhibit RoXXXette on the Road opened at Per Gessle's hotel in Halmstad - Hotel Tylösand. Read the full story...


TDR reviews RoXXXette on the Road

In 1986 two friends met and said "Hey, let's start a band and conquer the world?" Said and done. Now 30 years later they are still around, more so than ever perhaps... Read the full story...


Per speaks to German media

Per Gessle is on a short media tour in Germany to promote the new album. Read the full story...


Good Karma coming your way June 3

June 3 (worldwide?) Roxette's tenth studio album will hit the stores. Read the full story...


Roxette to play Tatton Park

Good news for the UK fans. Read the full story...


Jonas Isacsson meets The Daily Roxette

FEATURE - With the holiday season in full swing, we thought it was a good chance to have a chat with legendary Roxette guitarist Jonas Isacsson for a trip down memory lane! Read the full story...


Merry Christmas from Roxette

Time for the traditional Christmas message from Per and Marie. Read the full story...


New tour dates 2016

New dates have started to emerge. 12 concerts confirmed so far in 2016, more surely to appear within days. Read the full story...


Love for Life – a review

I cried reading this book. I cried a lot. Not for the obvious reasons though. I mean, the cancer is terrible and the radiation injuries maybe even worse, but that’s not what made me cry. What then? Read the full story...


It’s a boy!

Congratulations to Colin and Jessica from the whole team! 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...


Per goes from Roxette to Gyllene in a heartbeat?

Today in 2013 Gyllene Tider started their monumental tour "GT2013 - Dags att tänka på refrängen." 19 gigs all over Sweden which blew away the rest of that summer's competition. Read the full story...


KappAhl partners with Roxette

Fashion today is about style and personality, about your look. The Look. Inspiration and trends can be found in many places. Read the full story...


Kärleken till livet – Marie’s bio out in October

Kärleken till livet - The Love for Life - about Marie Fredriksson, written by Helena Von Zweigbergk, will be released October 14 as a physical hardcover book, audio book and ebook. Read the full story...


Pretty Woman 25 years old

Who would have thought that a movie originally called $3000 with has-been Richard Gere and would-possibly-never-be Julia Roberts would be remembered 25 years later? Read the full story...


Marie’s life turns into a book

Swedish morning paper DN reveals today that Marie Fredriksson's life will turn into a biography written by author Helena von Zweigbergk. Read the full story...


Roxette rocked the pants off of Sydney

SYDNEY - There is really no other way of putting it. The Australian leg has been tremendous and The Daily Roxette would like to thank Daniel Rezmann for all the wonderful shots he has taken for us, and also to our many good reporters! And a big thanks to all our readers out there! Read the full story...


A Day on the Green

YARRA VALLEY - Enjoy our gallery from A Day on the Green, photos taken by TDR reporter Daniel Rezmann. Read the full story...

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XXX Tour: The Roxette Staple – a setlist analysis

Roxette has many staples - songs that "must" be performed, at least that's what Per claims. Is his statement true or not? Read the full story...


Per meets TDR 2015 – Round 1

This time of year it's both hard to find Per as he sneaks away for his tanning vacation, as well as hard for Per to find time to answer our nagging questions. He didn't get any rain this time around, so just now we got the response, and once again from on board an airplane! Read the full story...


No Roxette in Australia (this fall)

The site Bands in Town informs that Roxette will be in Australia. Read the full story...


New from the Per Gessle Selection

On December 1 three new wines in The Per Gessle Selection were made available to the public; The Pleaser (308 SEK - 32€,) The Convincer (325 SEK - 38€) and The Improver (599 SEK - 63€.) Read the full story...


Merry X from Rox

Dear Roxers, thanks for an overwhelming 2014! Not only did we start the Rox XXX-tour in style, but also managed to squeeze in some minutes to do a fab Marie solo-tour + release a couple of PG lyrics/drawings/diaries/nonsense-books, a PG demo CD-box as well as starting up a brand new Roxette album. Read the full story...


Two concerts added

Today two new concerts were added to Roxette's European summer tour. Read the full story...


New merchandise for 2015

Per has just put up a slew of new merchandise on Facebook. Key fobs, a tank top for "les femmes," a tote bag "both for vegetarians and meat lovers," a new baseball hat and stickers, all with the new Rox 30 logo. Read the full story...


Roxette’s management on the ticket prices

There has been some uproar today regarding the pricing of concert tickets for the European leg of the Roxette tour. The following message reached us a few minutes ago from Roxette's manager, Marie Dimberg. Read the full story...


Meanwhile aboard the RoxJet

Since the tour grew to twice the size the other day, we contacted Per to see what he has to say about some of this and some of that. And Pelle. Read the full story...


Roxette takes Europe 2015

Roxette just announced an extension to their 30th anniversary tour with an additional 28 European gigs. Read the full story...


TDR presents The XXX list

  For you who don’t do Spotify, here are the 100 tracks Per put together for his XXX pre-show mixed tape: Paul Revere & the Raiders – Kicks David Bowie – Let’s dance John Mellencamp – Jack & Diane Donkeyboy – Crazysomethingnormal Janis Joplin – Me and Bobby McGee Betty Everett – The shoop shoop song (It’s in his kiss) Nick Lowe – American squirm Air – Sexy boy Lana Del Rey – Summertime Sadness Tom Petty – You got lucky The Who – Substitute The Trashmen – Surfin’ bird The Rolling Stones – Gimme shelter Alma Cogan – Tennesse waltz Meghan Trainor – All about that bass Jefferson Airplane – Somebody to love Shocking Blue – Send me a postcard Dusty Springfield – Son of a preacher man Depeche Mode – Enjoy the silence The Who – Pictures of Lily Kirsty MacColl – Days Ramones – I wanna be sedated The Beach Boys – Good vibrations Tom Petty – Learning to fly Gilbert O’Sullivan – Nothing rhymed Paul Revere & the Raiders – I’m not your stepping stone Blondie – Hanging on the telephone Linnea Henriksson – Halmstad The Byrds – Mr. Read the full story...