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Roxette in Novosibirsk

The set list for the Novosibirsk concert changed slightly from the concert before; “Way Out” was cut, while “Watercolours in the Rain” was reinstated. Read the full story...


Roxette makes the A list in the UK

Roxette has made the so called A list on BBC Radio 2 in the UK. Read the full story...


Roxette live in Yekaterinburg: the set list

YEKATERINBURG - The set list for the evening: 1. Dressed For Success2. Sleeping In My Car3. Read the full story...


Samara was a smash

SAMARA - Yesterday's concert in Samara, Russia was a smash, according to Per Gessle. Read the full story...


Samara was a smash

Roxette in Samara, © andyash. Yesterday’s concert in Samara, Russia was a smash, according to Per Gessle. Read the full story...


Roxette live in Kazan: the set list

With the first concert of the tour now completed in Kazan, here is the full set list: 1. Read the full story...


Roxette live in Kazan: the set list

KAZAN, RUSSIA - With the first concert of the tour now completed in Kazan, here is the full set list: 1. Read the full story...


Per makes another mixed tape

As per usual Per Gessle stays up all night with a bottle of wine selecting nothing but the best songs for his audience to hear before the night’s concert. Read the full story...


Per makes another mixed tape

STOCKHOLM - As per usual Per Gessle stays up all night with a bottle of wine selecting nothing but the best songs for his audience to hear before the night's concert. Read the full story...


“Missing” tour dates back

Regarding the Roxette World Tour that starts February 28 in Kazan, Russia; two dates have returned and one date is gone: Mexico City, Mexico has vanished from the tour schedule, it may be back though, stranger things have happened. Read the full story...


Roxette interview from the rehearsals

STOCKHOLM (Updated) - Earlier this week Swedish TV4 Nyhetsmorgon visited Marie and Per at the rehearsal studio. Read the full story...


Concert in Poland sold out

WARSAW - According to several sources, among them Per's own Facebook page, the concert in the Torwar Hall, Poland has been sold out making that the 12th sold out concert of the tour so far. Read the full story...


Plans for Roxette in Canada seem to be coming together

FT. MCMURRAY - Radioman and long time Roxette supporter Ian Seggie of Ft. Read the full story...


Roxette gets good promotion in Denmark

COPENHAGEN - Roxette is getting nice promo for the new album next week on the Danish radio channel P4. Read the full story...


Fan party in Buenos Aires on Sunday

BUENOS AIRES - Roxette Latinoamerica website, together with EMI Argentina, are throwing a pre-listening release party for Charm School on February 13 in Buenos Aires. Read the full story...


“Charm School” – album review

The aim of this record is to amuse and inform! Here it is – the traditional Daily Roxette team album review! Read the full story...


“Charm School” – album review

Here it is - the traditional Daily Roxette team album review! Lars-Erik, Thomas, Judith, Colin & Paul gathered in the virtual TDR newsroom to write up this special review on Roxette’s brand-new album! Read the full story...


“Charm School” leaked

As expected now the full album, both CDs, have leaked to the Internet. Read the full story...


New concerts added to the tour

Ostrava in the Czech Republic, June 27 has been added to the tour. Read the full story...


“Charm School” snippets leaked

(Updated) - This weekend Roxette's forthcoming album Charm School leaked from French online store Qobuz which put up snippets of all songs from both CDs. Read the full story...


Video premiere to be on Facebook

"She's Got Nothing On (But the Radio)" will be released on Roxette's Facebook page tomorrow, Friday 14. Read the full story...


Happy birthday, Per

Today it's Per Gessle's 25th birthday, join us here at TDR in celebrating the Man! Read the full story...


Tour dates added in Germany, Turkey while Gothenburg show moved to larger venue

Three additional dates have been added to the ever growing World Tour 2011 (and others confirmed): May 20 World Trade Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates – confirmedMay 25 Macka Kucukciftlik Park, Istanbul, Turkey – addedJune 24 Ingolstadt, Germany – removedJune 25 Neckarsulm, Germany – removedJuly 14 Locarno, Switzerland – confirmed Meanwhile, the concert in Gothenburg, Sweden on July 24 was close to being sold out so it has been moved to Slottsskogsvallen, which is a much larger venue! Read the full story...


Per tells TDR that he and Marie are “thrilled” with what’s to come in 2011

EDITOR’S NOTE: As the holiday season winds down, The Daily Roxette’s News Editor Thomas Evensson was recently afforded the opportunity to sit down for a chat with Per Gessle. Read the full story...


Per tells TDR that he and Marie are “thrilled” with what’s to come in 2011

EDITOR'S NOTE: As the holiday season winds down, The Daily Roxette's News Editor Thomas Evensson was recently afforded the opportunity to sit down for a chat with Per Gessle. Read the full story...


Roxette.se re-done

SÖDERHAMN - Roxette's own homepage, www.roxette.se, has gotten a long overdue and much needed overhaul. Read the full story...


Exclusive for TDR’s readers, courtesy of Per Gessle

She’s got nothing on (but the radio) What she got she got to give it to somebody What she got she got to give it to someone It’s not a case of growin’ up or lots of money It’s just the fundamental twist of the sun What she got she got to let somebody find it (- “Really?”) What she got is not for her to keep alone (- “Oh!”) Nobody’s got a clue if there is such a reason (- “Yea?”) Why she wanna play it o-on her own She’s got nothing on but the radio She’s a passion play And like the break of day She takes my breath away What she got she got to give to some contender What she got is just like gold dust on a shelf And no one’s got a clue what’s on her brave agenda Why she wanna keep it keep it to herself She’s got nothing on but the radio It’s a passion play And like the break of day She takes my breath away Who did the painting on my wall? Read the full story...


Merry X from Rox

THE NORTH POLE - Is Santa Claus an Eskimo masochist? The q is relevant since it’s sooooo cold in Sweden right now we poor Swedes can hardly breathe. Read the full story...


30 second snippet of “Radio”

Amazon.de has published a snippet of Roxette's new single "She's Got Nothing On (But the Radio)". Read the full story...


“Charm School” deluxe

STOCKHOLM - The deluxe edition of "Charm School" includes a second, live, CD and The Daily Roxette can now publish the track list: 1 Dressed For Success2 Sleeping In My Car 3 Wish I Could Fly 4 7twenty7 5 Perfect Day 6 Things Will Never Be The Same 7 How Do You Do!/Dangerous 8 Silver Blue 9 Joyride 10 Listen To Your Heart 11 The Look 12 Church Of Your Heart Live in St. Read the full story...


Tour plan so far, updated

28 Feb Tatneft Arena Kazan, Russia 3 March Palace of Sports Samara, Russia 5 March Palace of Sports Yekaterinburg, Russia 7 March Siberia Arena Novosibirsk, Russia 10 March Exhibition Center Kiev, Ukraine 12 March Minsk Arena Minsk, Belarus 14 March Siemens Arena Vilnius, Lithuania 16 March Arena Riga Riga, Latvia 18 March Saku Hall Tallinn, Estonia 01 Apr Vive Cuervo Salon Mexico City 04 Apr Luna Park Buenos Aires, Argentina 05 Apr Luna Park Buenos Aires, Argentina 07 Apr Orfero Córdoba, Argentina 09 Apr Movistar Arena Santiago, Chile 12 Apr Pepsi on Stage Porto Algre, Brazil 14 Apr Credicard Hall Sao Paulo, Brazil 16 Apr Citibank Hall Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 17 Apr Chevrolet Hall Belo Horizonte, Brazil 19 Apr Credicard Hall Sao Paulo, Brazil 10 May Grand Arena Cape Town, RSA 11 May Grand Arena Cape Town, RSA 14 May The Superbowl Sun City, RSA 15 May The Superbowl Sun City, RSA 27 May Terra Vibe Park Athens, Greece 29 May Nat. Read the full story...


Macca at the Apollo

NYC - Per Gessle was spotted at the Apollo in Harlem, New York City last night at a concert by Sir Paul Macca McCartney. Read the full story...