Tatar-inform.ru informs that tomorrow at 12.00 AM local time (+3 GMT) Roxette press conference will broadcasted on the site. The conferece is said to be held today, though. Roxette will spend 3 days in Kazan, before they kick off to Samara. And yes, they are in Russia now.
Update 1: Roxette is in Kazan – here is press report with TV-clip.
Update 2 – quotes from the conference:
80% of the tickets to Kazan show were sold
Rehearsals take place from 12 till now (4 pm)
On March 1st Roxette will have a cultural programme – Kazan Kremlin and so on.
About 25 songs will be performed, 3 songs from the new album will be included.
The show will last for about 100 minutes.
Kazan is the best selling city among other Russian ones.
Thanks to Ilya!
Update 3 – Expressen reports from Kazan and quotes the tour manager:
Until August Roxette will have sold 1 million tickets.
This is one of the biggest Swedish tours ever, Roxette only competing with themselves.
All 6 dates in South Africa are sold out (?).
They had to add 4 (?) dates due to popular demand in Germany.