13.4.14

ABBA LIve At Wembley

The 'ABBA Live At Wembley' release date has not been confirmed but could be as early as the fall of this year. The double cd, 4LP and download will include the full Wembley concert from the 1979/1980 worldtour and bonus material in the form of 15 minutes of the concert from the Royal Albert Hall from the 1977 tour. 

Like we said before, the 'Gracias Por La Musica' deluxe album will not be releaseed this year and is not to be found in any release scedule. 

There is an ABBA sound/visionbook in the making. No details as to what this concept will be. 

7.4.14

Agnetha stays out of the ABBA celebrations

But Frida and Bjorn are in London today and gave an interview to the BBC. Benny visited the ABBA choir in Stockholm yesterday. And again Agnetha does not seem to be involved in the celebrations. ABBA seems pale and boring without the ICON...




31.3.14

Agnetha's 'I'm Still Alive' to be released as a single !

In October of this year Agnetha's 'I'm Still Alive' will be released as the first and only single from the new album 'ABBA Live In Wembley' which will be in the stores on november 4th. 2014. 

The single will be available as a cds and digital download mid October

Something to look forward to!

(gotcha... this was our aprilfools' day joke... Good news is that the Live in Wembley album release will include a 15 minute digital download part of the Royal Albert Hall concert from 1977) 

ABBA looking through the celebration merchandise




27.2.14

Agnetha nominated for high profiled German Music Award!

Agnetha has been nominated in the category: Artist Rock / Pop International 

Nominees are:

Birdy 
Agnetha Fältskog 
Lorde 
Katy Perry 
Christina Stürmer 

The German Phono Academy gives the ECHO this year in 28 categories. 

Awards - 27 March - 20:15 - Messe Berlin - produced by the Kimmig Entertainment GmbH - hostess Helene Fischer. 

http://www.regiomusik.de/pop/interviews/echo-2014-die-nominierten-stehen-fest.html

New article in Belgium 'Le Soir' magazine



28.1.14

ABBA Anniversary Releases

This year marks the 40th year of ABBA's Eurovision win. We already told you about the Deluxe edition of the 'Waterloo' album which will be out on April 6th. 

Now we can reveal some more details...
In april we will see:

-The ABBA Official Photobook release.

-ABBA Gold will be re-re-re-rereleased in a new 3 cd package to celebrate ABBA's 40th anniversary of the ' Waterloo' win. This time the packages will include both Gold and More Gold and an extra cd with all B-sides and rareties. The lot will be nicely packaged with a new booklet with new liner notes. Update: Gold includes NO unreleased tracks!

-ABBA Gold 1 cd anniversary release.

Update: A lot of speculation going around but this state it clearly, this is the second release at april 6th. There will be Two new gold releases. 1. The regular edition 2. the Deluxe anniversary 3 disc edition.


-Japan will release a new compilation cd called ABBA 40/40.

-15th anniversary party of 'Mamma Mia' in London.

-Also there will be ONE picture disc released. So not all albums on picture disc, but just ONE collectors Item. 

All this will be out be the 6th of April.

-In May ABBA Singles Box will be released.

-The Live album is not yet confirmed for this year but could happen around Christmas.
Update: The rumored 'Gracias por la Musica' Deluxe is NOT scheduled this year at all. Update: We know it is stated at some releases by Universal before but it could be postponed OR it could not be confirmed yet. When we learn more, we will let you know!

-And THERE WILL BE MORE (a VERY interesting release)... watch this space.
Update: We are not talking about unreleased tracks or an anthology.. but it will be great!