The very last concert in Europe – Stockholm tomorrow!

Tomorrow is the day of the very last (confirmed) concert of Roxette in Europe during the World Tour 2011-2012. It will be a special 45-minute performance at the Oriflame’s anniversary conference at Globen in Stockholm. Rumour has it that the whole welcome rally will be broadcasted online tomorrow. Follow RoxetteBlog.com Facebook page for more updates!

Here are two promotional clips – with Roxette’s “It’s possible” as the tune in the background.



Patrícia Peres & RoxetteCafe.com contributed to the article

World Tour 2011: Malmö, Sweden – November 4 #69

Comment from Per Gessle

Malmö! Supergig tonite, thanx everyone for helping us out. We had a blast! All smiles + 2 beers each! Cheers, P.

Setlist

01. Dressed For Success
02. Sleeping In My Car
03. The Big L.
04. Wish I Could Fly
05. Only When I Dream
06. She’s Got Nothing On (But The Radio)
07. Soul deep (medley with SGNO)
08. Perfect Day
09. Things Will Never Be The Same
10. It Must Have Been Love
11. Opportunity Nox
12. 7twenty7
13. Fading Like A Flower (Every Time You Leave)
14. Crash! Boom! Bang!
15. How Do You Do!
16. Dangerous
Band presentation
17. Joyride (introduced with “Jag har bott vid en landsväg i hela mitt liv”)

18. Watercolours in the rain
19. Spending My Time
20. The Look

21. Listen To Your Heart
22. Church Of Your Heart

Articles

Expressen (review)
Sydsvenskan (review)
Sydsvenskan (gallery)
Trelleborgs Allehanda (gallery)
Skanskan (review)
HD.se (review)

Per Gessle for Livestage TV: this tour should last till October 2012

Livestage TV has had a chance to talk with the Man from Roxette just before yesterday’s Stockholm concert in Globen. Here is what Per said during the interview:

– hopefully 1.5 mil tickets will be sold once the tour ends
– this tour should last till September-October 2012
– there will be Gyllene Tider reunion in future
– the new album is called “Tourism II” and it will be released in March; this album will be finally mixed in January

World Tour 2011: Stockholm, Sweden – November 3 #68

Comment from Per Gessle

Aaah Stockholm. Thanx for a wonderful evening. Grymt att vara på hemmaplan!!! Tjohooo från oss alla!

Setlist

01. Dressed For Success
02. Sleeping In My Car
03. The Big L.
04. Wish I Could Fly
05. Only When I Dream
06. She’s Got Nothing On (But The Radio)
07. Soul deep (medley with SGNO)
08. Perfect Day
09. Things Will Never Be The Same
10. It Must Have Been Love
11. Opportunity Nox
12. 7twenty7
13. Fading Like A Flower (Every Time You Leave)
14. Crash! Boom! Bang!
15. How Do You Do!
16. Dangerous
Band presentation
17. Joyride (introduced with “Ljudet Av Ett Annat Hjärta”)

18. Watercolours in the rain
19. Spending My Time
20. The Look

21. Listen To Your Heart
22. Church Of Your Heart

Misc

Almost 10,000 people in the audience, including Sweden’s Foreign Affair Minister – Carl Bildt.

Articles

Expressen’s live report from Globen
Expressen (short review)
Expressen (longer review, 2/5)
Expressen (gallery)
Aftonbladet (review, 3/5)
Svenska Dagbladet (review)
Rockfoto.nu (gallery)
Makebelivestudio.se (gallery)

World Tour 2011: Gothenburg, Sweden – July 24 #50

Comment from Per Gessle

Gee! Gothenburg! Home turf and we certainly felt at home. Supergig, great crowd, band on its toes, no rain – what more can you ask for? Thanx for stopping by. More than 22.000 ppl. Phew! This tour is going crazy!

(c) Pontus Ferneman / Aftonbladet
(c) Pontus Ferneman / Aftonbladet

Setlist

01. Dressed For Success
02. Sleeping In My Car
03. The Big L.
04. Wish I Could Fly
05. Only When I Dream
06. She’s Got Nothing On (But The Radio)
07. Perfect Day
08. Things Will Never Be The Same
09. It Must Have Been Love
10. Opportunity nox
11. 7twenty7
12. Fading Like A Flower (Every Time You Leave)
13. Silver Blue
14. How Do You Do!
15. Dangerous
Band presentation
16. Joyride (introduced with “När vi två blir”)

17. Watercolours In The Rain
18. Spending My Time
19. The Look

20. Listen To Your Heart
21. Church Of Your Heart

Misc

The concert was moved to the bigger venue Slottsskogsvallen after selling-out Trädgårdsföreningen. Roxette started the gig with a minute of silence for Norway. Over 22,000 people attended the gig – which seems to bit previous Per Gessle’s record.

Articles and photos

Expressen (Interview with Per Gessle – Marie just grows and grows)
Expressen (Live from the concert – Anders Nunstedt’s comments + Photo gallery from the concert)
Expressen (Review 2/5)
Aftonbladet (Interview with Per Gessle – We have enormour flow now + Photo gallery from the concert)
Aftonbladet (Live from the concert – Christoffer Röstlund’s comments)
Aftonbladet (Review 3/5)
Aftonbladet (backstage report)
GP.se (Live from the concert – Magnus Carlsson’s comments)
GP (Photo gallery)
Hallandposten.se (Review)
Rockfoto.nu (Gallery)
Rockphotos.nu (Gallery)