Roxette signs with Kobalt in USA?

According to Music Week, Roxette has signed with Kobalt Music Group in the USA.

Kobalt Music plans to represent Roxette for sync in films, TV, gaming and ringtones and will also cover the release of Roxette’s new album “Charm School” in February.

Kobalt currently represents other Swedish artists like Mando Diao, Nina Persson, The Cardigans and known names such as No Doubt, Slash or Tokio Hotel.

So it looks like good news for our friends in USA!

Thanks Mathew, Dave, Marian and Christian for the information!

Roxette remasters in the USA? Yes!

According to Amazon.com, seven Roxette 2009 remasters will be released in the USA on October 13 and they will be distibuted through 101 Distribution.

1986 – Pearls of passion – B002N57W92 [FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME]
1988 – Look sharp! – B002N57W9C
1991 – Joyride – B002N57W9M
1992 – Tourism – B002N57WA6
1994 – Crash!Boom!Bang! – B002N57WAG
1999 – Have a nice day – B002N57WAQ [FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME]
2001 – Room service – B002N57WB0 [FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME]

Updated on September 11: It seem like Amazon.com made a mistake. It’s going to be import releases and each album will cost $16.99.

Party Crasher-DVD at the end of summer

According to Per Gessle, the Party Crasher-tour DVD will be released at the end of summer all over Europe and contain about 100 home videos. Per also tells that several live tapes from European shows exist and they (Christoffer and Per) are listening to them these days. Furthermore the audio recordings are supposed to come as a live CD in a package with the DVD.