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Per Gessle – En vacker dag, the review

Another month, another Per album – another review! Join the team discussing the brand new Per Gessle album.

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Per Gessle: “I can’t discuss that.”

Per is in the process of signing all his pre-ordered boxes, more than 1,000. His arm hurts, but that doesn’t stop him from grinning. We caught up with him and asked him a few questions that’s been on all our minds: Per, big (huge you might say even) box, 2 books, wine, Rox record and […]

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Join the Flumeride – again

The old classic Roxette/Gyllene Tider spoof “Join the Flumeride” is coming back to haunt you on September 30. The Daily Roxette had a chat with Tobias Persson, the man behind most of the movie. Tobias, it’s been a few years now since you recorded this little movie, what are your memories from the recordings? I […]

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Rox20 releases get their own promotional website

STOCKHOLM – EMI is promoting the release of the Roxette Hits and RoxBox with a advertising campaign website built especially for this purpose.   The site, which is expected to occupy the Roxette.com domain, contains music clips, screensavers, photos, and a video “trailer” (commercial) that ends with Per and Marie speaking to the camera during […]

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“Parkliv” and “Karaoke Hits!” to be released

The long wait is over. Today Ginza.se revealed the release date of Gyllene Tider’s “Parkliv” DVD, recorded in 1981. It will be released September 29, the same day as “Solsken” as well as the DVD “Karaoke Hits!”, that was sold during the tour. Ginza.se (In Swedish)

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Summer “Sunshine” extends into Sweden’s autumn

STOCKHOLM (UPDATED) – The new single “Solsken” (“Sunshine”) will bring more Gyllene Tider to the airwaves this autumn to avoid the summer enthusiasm from dying out. The song is already getting heavy radio airplay.   This summer has been specially hot and active for Sweden. “The boys” from Halland have come back and made everyone […]

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Press Council: Expressen violated good journalistic practice

STOCKHOLM – Journalisten.se, the online magazine of The Swedish Union of Journalists, reports that The Swedish Press Council has decided that the newspaper Expressen “violated good journalistic practice” in its coverage on Marie Fredriksson’s illness.  The Swedish Press Council is a self-regulated organization that monitors matters of press ethics in Sweden. Any member of the […]

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Joyride goes double platinum in Finland

HELSINKI – EMI Finland reports that Roxette’s album “Joyride” has sold 100,000 copies in Finland and gone double platinum. “Joyride” was released in 1991.   Record companies’ national trade organization has frequently lowered the limits for achieving gold and platinum records in Finland. For example, “Crash! Boom! Bang!” and other albums released after January 1994 […]

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1994: Roxette's "Crash Boom Live!" tour

Ahoy, Rotterdam, The Netherlands



1991: Roxette’s “Join The Joyride!” tour

Ericsson Globe, Stockholm, Sweden