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Jens Lekman – “Regarding A Package”

A forthcoming issue of the New York arts and culture magazine Esopus will come packaged with a new compilation, and the magazine has asked the…
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2013 - 2:47 pm

Jens Lekman – “Olivia & Maddy”

Jens Lekman has released a freebie called "Olivia & Maddy." The track is inspired by all the help he and his pianist, Jonas, received after…
Claire Lobenfeld | January 9, 2013 - 12:53 pm

Jens Lekman, Taken By Trees, Big Search @ Fonda Theater, Hollywood 11/6/12

The Swedes continue to invade America as charm-pop specialist Jens Lekman stopped by the Fonda Theater in Hollywood in support of his latest album, I
Andrew Youssef | November 7, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Watch Jens Lekman Play Fallon

Last night on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, Swede-pop singer-songwriter Jens Lekman made his first-ever American TV appearance. He played "I Know What Love Isn't,"
Tom Breihan | October 10, 2012 - 11:26 am

Jens Lekman – “Become Someone Else’s” Video

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…
Tom Breihan | October 1, 2012 - 12:14 pm

Stream Jens Lekman I Know What Love Isn’t

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…
Tom Breihan | August 28, 2012 - 10:05 am

Jens Lekman – “I Know What Love Isn’t” Video

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…
Tom Breihan | August 10, 2012 - 10:44 am

Watch Jens Lekman Perform “I Know What Love Isn’t”

In a recent Progress Report, Jens Lekman keyed us into what he was going for with his forthcoming I Know What Love Isn't: …
Corban Goble | July 20, 2012 - 10:54 am

Jens Lekman – “Erica America” Video

"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…
Amrit Singh | June 26, 2012 - 9:58 am

Northside 2012 In Photos

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
Amrit Singh | June 18, 2012 - 5:06 pm

Jens Lekman – “Erica America”

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…
Tom Breihan | June 7, 2012 - 10:38 am

Jens Lekman – “I Don’t Know What To Do With This Information”

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…
Tom Breihan | November 18, 2011 - 11:00 am

Watch Jen Lekman’s Acoustic Tiny Desk Concert

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…
Tom Breihan | November 7, 2011 - 3:53 pm

Watch Jens Lekman Debut A New Song Live

Last week, Swedish indie-pop wonder Jens Lekman played Chicago's Lincoln Hall and played a new song, one he didn't deign to name. It's a characteristically…
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2011 - 1:57 pm