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Roxette finished their world tour, called Roxette Live – The 30th Anniversay tour in February 2016. They will never tour again.

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Roxette finished their extended 30th Anniversay Tour which ended in 2016. Find our more on our tour page. They will never tour again. Likely never perform live again either.

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Joyride 30 is soon here

The Joyride 30th anniversary box with the whole story, demos and unreleased material will be released on November 26. But already tomorrow, October 8, the single “Small Talk” will be released with two previously unreleased versions of “Small Talk” and “Hotblooded”

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Roxette live in St. Louis, USA

Quietly, without any fanfare nor warning – an incredible Roxette historical artefact has surfaced on YouTube in the last week or so – it is the band’s concert from Fox Theatre in St. Louis Missouri, USA from 1992 as part of their epic “Join The Joyride” World Tour. 

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Joyride the album 30 years

Roxette’s extremely successful album “Joyride” turns 30 years old today. We will share some thoughts about the album, what it meant to us. A review of the box will come this fall.

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Joyride 30 year anniversary!

Today is no ordinary day. No today it’s 30 years ago “Joyride” was released. And what a smash it was!

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Trix in the Mix

At first I thought that there existed around 30, 40 remix versions of Roxette hits, but when I dove into my collection and Wikipedia I could find at least 100 different remixes of Roxette recordings.

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Roxette’s drummer Pelle Alsing passed away yesterday

Per Gunnar Alsing, known to us as Pelle, Roxette’s drummer for many years both in the studios and on tour, passed away yesterday.

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A quick Trix 2 update

Thanks for all the comments on the article.  It’s been really interesting to read all of them.

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Bag of Trix – Part 2 – Volumes 5 – 8 The Lost Songs

Now that the Bag of Trix is finally out in the world, it’s made me think about how lucky we are as fans, in the respect that Per is just as big of a geek as we all are when it comes to loving demos, alternative and live recordings, remixes and outtakes.  

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Roxette – Bag of Trix – volume 4

This is the end, or is it? The final installment of the fine Bag of Trix. Today the boxes are released.

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Roxette – Bag of Trix – volume 3

The third installment of Per’s – or Roxette’s – Bag of Trix has landed.

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Roxette – Piece of Cake, Stevo ponders (out loud)

Dear Roxette fans,

You are hereby cordially invited to a crazy party hosted by Per Gessle and Marie Fredriksson to be held in an old abandoned disco hall.

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Roxette – Bag of Trix – volume 2

Well here it is, Volume 2 of this incredible project that Per Gessle has treated us with. We truly are lucky that someone like Per cares enough about the fans and the Roxette legacy that he’s rewarding us with a collection of intriguing recordings that most artists would never bother with.

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Roxette – Bag of Trix – volume 1

Here comes volume 1 of “Bag Of Trix” – the Roxette collection which presents a total of 47 unreleased or nowadays unavailable recordings: demos, alternative mixes and recordings, Spanish versions, bonus songs plus other fun stuff from the band’s long and successful career 1986-2016.

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Per Gessle – On top of Billboard

Only 18 people have ever, as the sole songwriter, had more than two No. 1 hits on Billboard’s Hot 100 list.

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Roxette – Let Your Heart Dance with Me – a review, sort of

A new Roxette single, in 2020! Times are indeed confusing. We at TDR are very happy of course.

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Roxette to release new single: “Let Your Heart Dance With Me” out on Oct. 2!

2020 is not that bad after all!

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A trip down memory lane, in the US

31 years ago, my life changed forever. Four months ago, it unexpectedly changed again. This is a reflection on how a love of music forever altered my life.

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WHO ROX Stage 2 – Make a demo

Vote for your favourite demos!

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WHOROXWHOROX

Welcome to WHO ROX!

So many creative heads among the Roxette fans! We of The Daily Roxette think it’s time to unleash their power and make a good song even better.

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Memories of Marie

Working for EMI Music, I was very fortunate to have been Roxette’s US video executive from the beginning of their discovery in the states through their ascent to international superstars. Like so many who loved and admired Marie, I was left stunned and brokenhearted in the wake of her passing. During the hours, days and weeks that followed, I have tried to process her loss with pictures, memories and thoughts of the very real and talented person that was Marie Fredriksson.

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Listen to Your Heart – 30 years ago it was #1 on Billboard

The Daily Roxette Time Machine: 30 years ago, Roxette hit #1 with “Listen To Your Heart” Where does the time go? 30 years ago today, Roxette climbed top the top of Billboard’s Hot 100 for a second time.

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“It Must Have Been Love” featured heavily in new major motion picture!

NEW YORK –  In “Long Shot,” a major motion picture scheduled to be released internationally during the first week of May, Roxette’s “It Must Have Been Love” will play a major role in the soundtrack. Not since “Pretty Woman” in 1990 has a Roxette song been featured as prominently as it is in this movie. In fact, […]

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Have a Nice Day celebrates 20 years with a vinyl release

The dawn of a new era! The first Roxette “comeback” album and, for the fans, THE first Roxette album of the “Internet age” and didn’t it raise some heated discussions.

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“Can’t wait to put my hands on it”, for real: TDR’s Tour Book can be ordered now!

Good things come to those who wait, and the waiting is over now. The Daily Roxette is proudly presenting “Per Gessle’s Roxette – The Unofficial Tour Book 2018” as a real, physical, touchable hardcover book. Here are the details.

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