PLATINUM was formed as a 6 piece band in 1997 under their original name of Platinum ABBA
with the sole aim of becoming the best "ABBA
" tribute band in the World.
There is an enormous interest in the music of ABBA
The Concert Direct From Swedens stage performance will feature top hits like Take A Chance On Me, S.
Reunion gives Abba
fans, old and new, the opportunity to once again get together and re-live the addictive Abba
phenomena that swept the airwaves and discos during the 70s and 80s.
Gold was continuously in the album charts throughout the nineties and noughties and is one of the biggest selling albums ever.
Then, at 11pm, Benny, Bjorn, Anni-frid and Agnetha are back on stage in Abba
Live In Concert, recorded at Wembley in 1979.
The beautiful capital city of 14 islands already has more than 100 museums and visitor attractions and some Swedes - who were, quite frankly, a bit embarrassed by Abba
in the 70s and 80s - see this as a cultural Waterloo.
Established in 1998, ABBA
FOREVER even seem to have passed the ultimate test for any ABBA
tribute group - a Swedish audience.
However, other acts such as Abba
Mania and Swede Dreamz Abba
Tribute will have to dream up new names to avoid prosecution.
So Arrival will be arriving at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts Friday night to help set, so to speak, the records straight for young and not-so-young alike with their show "The Music of ABBA
Forever play the Alexandra Theatre tonight and these guys are so good they've toured Abba
's homeland Sweden five times.
We've never had a member of Abba
in the audience but we played Agnetha's hometown and there was a rumour her sister was there.