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Thus far, Jens Lekman has released three music videos for songs from his new album I Know What Love Isn't, and he's worked with director Marcus Söderlund on all three of them. They've all shown…   Read Story »
Jens Lekman hasn't released a new full-length album since 2007's Night Falls Over Kortedala, but that changes next week, when the introspective and funny Swedish indie-pop crooner unleashes his new…   Read Story »
Jens Lekman's recent "Erica America" video was a single shot that started with a tight close-up on the singer-songwriter before gradually roaming around and showing the rest of Lekman's band playing…   Read Story »
In a recent Progress Report, Jens Lekman keyed us into what he was going for with his forthcoming I Know What Love Isn't: I think that for this record for example I eventually had a lot of…   Read Story »
Name: Jens Lekman Progress Report: Lekman chats about his long-awaited new record, I Know What Love Isn’t. It’s been five long years since Swedish charmer Jens Lekman put out a record, but…   Read Story »
"Summer is exhausting me with its exhaust fumes and empty promises." Jens Lekman's new album is called I Know What Love Isn't, and its first single "Erica America" is true to that title: meet Jens…   Read Story »
Northside registered some memorable moments this year, from Kitty Pryde living the meme at Knitting Factory to a sold out Cameo Lounge for Stereogum's showcase (hat tip to Guards, for winning the…   Read Story »
After a long time away, the great Swedish indie-popper Jens Lekman returned last year with his An Argument With Myself EP, but he still hasn't released an album since 2007's Night Falls Over…   Read Story »
Swedish indie-popper Jens Lekman recently recorded an acoustic in-studio session for BBC Radio 1. During the session, Lekman played three new songs, including recent favorites "Waiting For Kirsten"…   Read Story »
The perma-charming Swedish indie-pop big dog Jens Lekman is the latest participant in NPR's Tiny Desk Concerts video series. In the video below, he plays acoustic versions of three songs, including…   Read Story »