October 24, 2021

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ABBA returns with its first album and holographic concerts in 40 years

ABBA returns with its first album and holographic concerts in 40 years

We made a new albumByzone Ulvey (76) and Benny Anderson (74) said the audience could hear the new song at the Live YouTube event I still have faith in you.

This album is titled Travel, Including the title Don’t shut me up, Starting November 5th. ABBA, which split in 1982, has not released an album since Visitors, In 1981.

We took a break in the spring of 1982 and decided it was time to end it, The group said in a statement.

Digital avatars on stage

ABBA will launch a series of concerts in London on May 27, 2022. To create the holograms projected on stage, Frida Lingstad, Agneta Faltscoag, Bjorn Ulves and Benny Anderson, in their seventies, were filmed for five weeks, fitted with sensors and performing their songs.

Industrial Light & Magic, the special effects company of George Lucas, worked on the creation of these holograms. The display of these digital incarnations is similar to that of ABBA members 40 years ago.

This is the strangest and most wonderful concert you can dream of, Group added.

With 22 songs performed over an hour and a half, the event will take place in a specially designed 3000-seat theater in East London.

Tickets will go on sale on Sunday and Monday for those who purchased the album on pre-sale.