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Author: Thomas Evensson
Thomas Evensson
Thomas Evensson

Lives in Ljusdal
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I rock and I rule and I certainly represent. Been with TDR since the beginning more or less. Became a steady contributor in 2002.
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SVT will air Gessle documentary

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - Swedish Television will air a new half-hour long Per Gessle documentary on September 25 at 20.00 CET. Read the full story...


Gothenburg concert to be filmed?

GOTHENBURG (UPDATED) - "Will you go to Per Gessle's concert on Wednesday? Then you may appear on his live-DVD" starts an article published today in Göteborgs-Posten. Read the full story...


“Better albums need to be made”

STOCKHOLM - Your album "Mazarin" has since it was released in June sold more than 170,000 copies and therefore has helped raising an otherwise lousy first six months for the record business. Read the full story...


Tour premiere gets the highest marks

HALMSTAD (UPDATED) - The tour premiere went well according to Swedish TV4. The announcer called the concert a "greatest solo hits" performance. Read the full story...


Gessle ready for the road

STOCKHOLM - According to today's Aftonbladet, Per Gessle is pepped up for the sold out tour premiere in Halmstad tonight. Read the full story...


Extra tickets released

STOCKHOLM - Some weeks ago we reported that the tickets for Per Gessle's tour premiere concert in Halmstad were sold out just after a few hours they had gone on sale. Read the full story...


Per: “Marie may join me on stage, who knows”

STOCKHOLM - In today’s Aftonbladet Per says that they have plans of letting Marie join on stage to perform "På promenad genom stan", the song she also sings on on the album. Read the full story...


Per and Marie to attend The Stones

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - According to an article published today in Aftonbladet, both Per Gessle and Marie Fredriksson are on the guestlist to attend the Rolling Stones's "Licks World Tour" concert in Stockholm tonight. Read the full story...


Next single off “Mazarin”

STOCKHOLM - According to the site CDON the next single from "Mazarin" will be "På promenad genom stan" (7243-5528782) . Read the full story...


Mats Ronander to open Per Gessle’s “Mazarin” shows

STOCKHOLM - Mats Ronander will be Per's guest and open the shows during the "Mazarin" tour through Sweden. Read the full story...


“Grattis Victoria” to be broadcast on TV

STOCKHOLM - As we reported some time ago, Per Gessle will perform at Swedish Crown Princess Victoria's 25th Anniversary party on July 14th. Read the full story...


“Mazarin” holds position, “Känslorna” climbs

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - "Mazarin" is #1 for the third week in a row. Read the full story...


Marie working on new songs

STOCKHOLM - Per Gessle mentioned a while ago that Marie Fredriksson was working on a new solo album. Read the full story...


Swedish operator offers Gessle concerts for half price

STOCKHOLM - Swedish phone operator Comviq/Tele2 offers their customers to go to select Gessle concerts for half price if you SMS a certain code to them. Read the full story...


Gessle: “I’m not the summer type”

TYLÖSAND - Norra Västerbotten newspaper publishes today an interview lead by the journalist Mikael Forsell, where Per explains, among other things, that he is not the "summer type." Gessle's music has been, during the past 25 years, a soundtrack to the Swedish summer. Read the full story...


“Mazarin” still #1

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - Per Gessle is golden right now, the single "Här kommer alla känslorna" is the most played song in Sweden at the moment, and it's at #1 on the radio show Svensktoppen. Read the full story...


Gyllene Tider for Halmstad museum next summer

HALMSTAD - Next summer, when Gyllene Tider celebrates their 25th anniversary, the Halmstad museum plans to mount a major Gyllene Tider exhibition. Read the full story...


Double platinum for “Mazarin”

STOCKHOLM - It was only one week ago when Per Gessle received a platinum award during his appearance at SVT's Allsång på Skansen for selling over 60,000 copies of his new solo album "Mazarin". Read the full story...


“Mazarin” gets platinum award

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - Earlier tonight Per performed "Här kommer alla känslorna", and the classic Gyllene Tider-song "Kung av sand" from 1996, on the TV-show Allsång på Skansen. Read the full story...


Per sick – today’s live show jeopardized

STOCKHOLM - Per has caught a bad case of bronchitis, due to the cold and wet midsummer in Halmstad, according to a report published in Aftonbladet today. Read the full story...


Per Gessle on tour: Halmstad already sold out

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - Today the tickets for Per Gessle's summer tour went on sale at Ticnet/Biljett Direkt. Read the full story...


Per Gessle – Summer Tour ’03 – dates

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - After the huge success with the album "Mazarin" we can hereby confirm the dates of Per Gessle's tour. Read the full story...


Per Gessle on tour – finally!

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) - It may have been the pressure from the media or from the fans, or Per Gessle's own lust for touring, or the mix of all of it, but in the end, Per has managed to arrange a tour around the end of July to mid-August. Read the full story...


“Mazarin” signing sessions

STOCKHOLM - As TDR already announced earlier this week, Per will be signing his album "Mazarin", to be released Monday, in different locations in Sweden. Read the full story...


“Mazarin” limited edition postponed

STOCKHOLM - Due to problems at the DVD pressing plant some of the limited edition of "Mazarin" is postponed until June 20. Read the full story...


Late night with Per at Leif’s

HALMSTAD - Per Gessle enters one of the conference rooms at Hotel Tylösand around midnight, after a massively successful mini concert and a chaotic, but peaceful, record signing session. Read the full story...


Per rocks Leif’s Lounge with his release party

HALMSTAD (UPDATED) - Per Gessle threw a release party for friends, select media and competition winners Tuesday night to promote his new album "Mazarin". Read the full story...


“Mazarin” preview on Aftonbladet.se

STOCKHOLM - Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet streams, in an exclusive preview, four full songs from "Mazarin" today - "Här kommer alla känslorna (på en och samma gång)", "På promenad genom stan", "Spegelboll" and "Tycker om när du tar på mej". Read the full story...


Per “rages” against pirates

STOCKHOLM - In today's edition of Swedish tabloid Expressen Per says "It's stealing. Read the full story...


Per revolts in a glade in Skåne

MALMÖ - Nature's freedom and tasteless bass marks the new album. He has played in arenas in Latin America, has had mega-hits in USA and Russia, has been played on MTV and has filled Stockholm's Olympic stadium with sing-along fans. Read the full story...


Per Gessle agrees with lower VAT for records

NORRKÖPING - In an action together, 1,200 European artists signed a petition to get the EU to lower the value added taxes (VAT) that apply to records, especially in countries like Sweden or Denmark, which have the highest taxes: 25%. Read the full story...


Gessle the director

STOCKHOLM - In a few weeks Per Gessle's new album "Mazarin" is out. Read the full story...