Björn Again were established in Melbourne Australia in 1988 and are the World’s Number One ABBA show. The band has performed all types of public and private shows in over 80 countries worldwide and is the most successful tribute band of all time. It is also the only ABBA show endorsed by the members of ABBA.
AGNETHA FALSTART Abominable blonde bombshell Lead songs: SOS, The WInner Takes It All, Chiquitita, Thank You For The Music
FRIDA LONGSTOKIN Brilliantly bossy brunette Lead songs: Fernando, Money Money Money, Knowing Me Knowing You
BJÖRN VOLVO-US Dainty rock god & guitar hero Key Moments: Singing Does Your Mother Know, Rock Me, and all guitar solos in the show
BENNY ANDERWEAR Bearded boppy piano dude, occasional rapper Key Moments: amazing piano work in Money Money Money, SOS, Thank For The Music. Steals the show when he does his rap in Take A Chance
RÜTGER SONOFAGUNN Discovered while working at Volvo as a crash test dummy Key moments: bass work in Money Money Money, Gimme Gimme and Mamma Mia.
OLA DRUMKITT The best drummer in his price range Key Moments: drum solos at selected show
First Gig: The Tote in Collingwood Melbourne 6th May 1989
Number of Countries Toured: Over 80 worldwide, and counting ….
Total Shows to date: Estimated to be well over 5000 in 20 years, Rod & John trying to agree on how many!
Biggest Audience: Gay Pride London June ‘96 to over 300,000 people
Biggest Own Show: Glasgow SECC Dec ‘01 (over 9,700 hard ticket sales) – promoted by (and well done) DF concerts Glasgow
First communication from ABBA: Telegram from Björn Ulvaeus 1990
Björn Again met Benny and Björn: Stockholm Nov 1992
Björn Again Shows have been attended by: Tom Jones, Rowan ‘Mr Bean’ Atkinson, Robert Plant (Led Zepplin), Paul Kelly, The Wiggles, Molly Meldrum, Sarah Ferguson, Dave Grohl, Bill Gates, Toni Collette, U2, Kurt Cobain and many more
Highlight gig of 2006: Homebake Festival Sydney Domain (Dec)
Highlight gig of 2008: The 2 shows at the Sydney Opera House, June 2008
TV Highlight in recent years: Playing 4 songs live on CH7’s Sunrise (national TV) with Mel and Kochie in 70s gear dancing with the band