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Roxette Star: 'My Touring Days Are Over'

Fredriksson was diagnosed with a brain tumour back in 2002 and she underwent surgery and chemotherapy sessions, and subsequently told Swedish paper Aftonbladet in 2005 she was "healthy" and no longer receiving treatment....

Roxette Inspired By Oasis

Roxette were inspired to write one of their biggest hits by Oasis. The Swedish pop duo - Per Gessle and Marie Fredriksson - were fans of Britpop and grunge, and one of their most recognisable...

Marie Fredrikksen From Roxette Sounds 'Better Than Ever'

Roxette's Marie Fredrikksen sounds ''better than ever'' when she performs. The Swedish singer went through a period away from the limelight after being diagnosed with cancer in 2002, but singer and guitarist Per Gessle says...

Roxette Cancel New Zealand Gig

Swedish pop stars Roxette have called off a concert in New Zealand after guitarist Per Gessle fell ill.The duo was set to perform at the Vector Arena in Auckland on Saturday (11Feb12) but they've called...

Roxette To Reform

Swedish pop duo ROXETTE are in negotiations to stage a comeback - five years after the band last worked together. The Listen To Your Heart hitmakers took an extended hiatus in 2002 after singer Marie Fredriksson...

Roxette Announce Comeback

Swedish pop duo ROXETTE are heading back to the studio later this year (06), singer and guitarist PER GESSLE has announced. THE LOOK stars took a break from music-making when singer MARIE FREDRIKSSON was diagnosed...

Abba Studios Forced To Shut

The Swedish studio where pop supergroup ABBA recorded has been forced to close-down - after it's current owners could no longer afford the rent. LED ZEPPELIN, THE BEASTIE BOYS and ROXETTE were among other...


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