It is official. Our little pop duo has their own Twitter page. Not sure if it is going to be updated regularly, but it is worth seeing just for amazing 2002 photo.
And by the way, don’t forget to add RoxetteBlog on Twitter.
Curtailed and fixed Marie Fredriksson & Per Gessle’s interviews from the second part of Marie Fredriksson radio special (P4 Musik, 31.05.2009) in mp3, for anyone who wants it. You can download it here (”pobierz plik” means “download file”).
Thanks to gyllene_tjej!
The very first video of Marie Fredriksson performing “Tro” on 10th World Childhood Foundation Gala in Gothenburg on May 18th was posted on YouTube yesterday. Though the quality isn’t good, but we can still enjoy it 🙂
Watch it here.
Thanks to susannedr & crashroxer.
The second part of Swedish radio special about Marie Fredriksson which was broadcast yesterday night (31.05) is available for download. You can choose between Windows Media Audio stream (mms://lyssna-wm.sr.se/autorec/p4/riks_p4_musik/srp4riks_2009-05-31_230459_3302_w96.wma) or Real Media one (rtsp://lyssna-rm.sr.se/autorec/p4/riks_p4_musik/SRP4RIKS_2009-05-31_230459_3302_r3.rm). It’s recommended to use a download manager like flashget.
If you wish just to listen to it, so click here.
Thanks to sweepi.
Czech TV channell Nova will air its weekly programme Weekend tommorrow, Monday, June 1 at 21:00 CET. Tommorrow episode’s title is “Kick off!” and part of it will be devoted to Per’s Prague gig, and to Roxette’s past and future. Reporter, big fan of Roxette, will also show us true Roxette fan flat, equipped in Roxette style. Here is the link to TV Nova promo article: http://vikend.nova.cz/clanek/novinky/vikend-1-6-2009-zrozbal-to.html
Marie Fredriksson surprised when she, husband Mikael Bolyos and son Oscar did a performance at Monrad’s, a delicacy shop in Djursholm. Among other artists, the Bolyos’ family joined the spring festivity on friday and performed several songs. You can see a short video of Oscar’s performance at hotgossip.se. Since we forgot to wish Marie Fredriksson a happy birthday yesterday we want to send all the best now. Hope you had a great day, Marie!
Do you still live on memories? Do you still have flashbacks from the Man’s latest tour? Yep, me too! That’s why I would like to present Party Crasher Tour’s tickets’ collection from each and every gig. I say thanks to all of you who helped me to collect all these tix. If you’ve got any ticket which looks different, then drop a line.
Helsinki – Mari Pudas / Ivanych @ R2R
Oslo – Jan Hedman / Daniel Bernhard
Copenhagen – Bo Hansen / Anja Jensen
Warsaw – Mikolaj Prymka
Prague – Almost Unreal @ R2R
Hamburg – Christina Röhrs
Munich – linki @ R2R
Cologne – Christina Röhrs
Zurich – Ms. Fredriksson @ R2R
Gent – otus! / Txiqui @ R2R / Andreea Totoescu
London – xarrrr @ R2R
Amsterdam – sarah @ R2R
Stockholm – tomos85 / Andreas Kullbjer / Sudek
SIRIUS XM Radio announced today that it will broadcast a Roxette reunion special, including an exclusive airing of the Swedish pop group’s Per Gessle’s recent performance in London, on its Spectrum channel, SIRIUS channel 18 and XM channel 45, on Sunday, May 31 at 8:00 PM ET (02:00 Swedish time).
The Spectrum channel’s Nordic Rox show, SIRIUS XM’s exclusive Scandinavian music show, will broadcast two songs the duo recently performed together in Stockholm on May 10, 2009. Nordic Rox, which Gessle hosts regularly, airs weekly on Sunday nights at 8:00 pm ET on SIRIUS XM’s The Spectrum.
Additionally, every day between Monday, June 1 and Thursday, June 4, SIRIUS XM’s The Pulse channel, SIRIUS channel 12 and XM channel 26, will broadcast a Roxette special, including a conversation with Per Gessle discussing the group’s reunion and their recent live performances.
SIRIUS XM’s ’90s on 9 channel, SIRIUS and XM channel 9, will also celebrate Roxette’s reunion by devoting the weekend of May 29 to the iconic group. Every day from Friday, May 29 through Sunday, May 31 listeners will hear Gessle personally introduce and share stories about Roxette’s biggest hits including “It Must Have Been Love” and “The Look.”
Source: PR News Wire
Thanks to Tevensso.
Sunday 31.05.2009 – 8:00-11:00 pm ET
Wednesday 03.06.2009 – 11:00 pm – 2:00 am ET
Monday 01.06.2009 – 7:00-8:00 am ET; 10:00-11:00 am ET; 5:00-6:00 pm ET
Tuesday 02.06.2009 – 9:00-10:00 am ET
London time: + 5 hours
Sweden time: + 6 hours
Thanks to sweepi.
The Daily Roxette offers a summary of a dutch magazine article where Marie and Per tell about their current motivation and near future plans – including new recordings already this summer. Check it out!
For those of you who would like to celebrate Marie’s birthday in a extraordinary way 🙂, LittleMarie.net team has prepared a competition in which you can win one out of three home-made boxes with nine Mrs Bolyos pins. You just have to send them at firstname.lastname@example.org all questions you would like to ask Marie (that no one has ever done before). You can write your questions in three languages – English, French and Spanish. The deadline is the 30th of May.
I have absolutely no clue what it needs for a topic to become a trending topic on twitter, any one has a clue? 1000 tweets? 10000?
Just thought it would be cool and sweet if she would make it on the trending topics on her birthday!
According to Per Gessle’s tweet, Roxette is going to perform on New Wave Festival in Latvia this year with “the mighty Rox band”. Roxette will appear while the opening ceremony on July 28th in Jurmala.
Thanks to Christa and Evgeny.
Curtailed and fixed Marie Fredriksson, Lasse Lindbom and Kjell Andersson’s interviews from the first part of Marie Fredriksson radio special (P4 Musik, 24.05.2009) in wma, for anyone who wants it. You can download it here (“pobierz plik” means “download file”).
Thanks to gyllene_tjej!