ABBA’s spectacular Voyage live performance expertise has been up and working in London for the previous six weeks, winning rave reviews and bringing some much-needed pleasure and escapism to those that’ve already attended.
The present sees digital variations of the Swedish pop giants – dubbed the “ABBAtars” – performing the present every evening, with the 4 members of ABBA donning motion capture suits during the pandemic to help put the extravaganza together.
With the entire thing being pre-recorded, you’d be forgiven for pondering that when you’ve seen the present, there wouldn’t be any surprises if you happen to determine to go once more.
Nevertheless, ABBA Voyage producer Ludvig Andersson (sure, Benny’s son) has told Retro Pop magazine the group truly recorded performances of extra songs that didn’t find yourself being included within the completed live performance.
“We did extra songs than we knew we have been going to make use of. So there’s extra materials,” he revealed.
“If this retains working and folks hold wanting to return and see it, we’re intending to alter a music out or replace the present, as a result of that’s additionally enjoyable to do.”
Meaning in case your favorite ABBA music didn’t find yourself being featured in Voyage, it’d pop up in a later incarnation of the present.
Ludvig additionally revealed plans to recreate the custom-built ABBA Area in territories like North and South America, to present extra followers abroad the chance to expertise Voyage themselves.
Voyage’s setlist already boasts a string of ABBA staples, in addition to lesser-known tracks like Gap In Your Soul and Eagle, alongside their 2021 hits I Nonetheless Have Religion In You and Don’t Shut Me Down.
The latter two tracks have been written and recorded particularly for the present, and finally impressed ABBA to file a complete album of recent materials, which topped the charts all over the world upon its release last year.