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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 »
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 sparkly number that opens with the line…   Read Story »
The Swedish indie-pop truth-teller Jens Lekman has been quiet in the game for altogether too long, and now he's finally just about ready to release his new EP An Argument With Myself, his follow-up…   Read Story »
Night Falls Over Kortedala was back in 2007, which has deprived fans of their fill of Lekman for many years, but has given music writers many-a-hacky opportunity to say that he's been "oh so silent"…   Read Story »