Universal Music have announced that the official celebration of 40 years of ABBA’s global success will take place in London on Monday 7 April 2014.
ABBA – The Official International Anniversary Party, which will be held at London’s Tate Modern museum, is being organised in conjunction with Max Ström Publishing who will use the event as the launch for what has been described as one of the most prestigious music books ever produced, ABBA – The Official Photo Book.
In addition to the book launch, the party will feature a one-day only ABBA exhibition and an ABBA disco.
One thousand tickets priced at £25 each are on sale now, limited to two per customer.
In addition to the party, Universal are commemorating ABBA’s infamous Eurovision victory with two new Waterloo releases. On 6 April, a limited edition, 7″ vinyl picture disc featuring both the English and Swedish versions of the single will be released (a pre-order link has shown up on Bengans.se) and the Waterloo CD – Deluxe Edition which has been expanded to include 8 bonus tracks, a DVD and 20 page illustrated booklet, will be out on 7 April. Both are available to pre-order now.
- ABBA – The Official International Anniversary Party : Buy tickets at Eventim
- Waterloo CD – Deluxe Edition at Amazon.co.uk
- ABBA Fan Club shop