Jens Lekman - Page 3

Jens Lekman’s Waltz Time Summer Mix

Yep, it's summer. You know it is because of how everybody's losing power in Brooklyn and because of how everybody's making summer mixes. There's Cruel…
Amrit Singh | July 7, 2010 - 5:52 pm

Jens Lekman Agrees To Whip It

Combine a hobbyistic niche extreme sport, Kristen Wiig, and an indie rock soundtrack featuring roller derby enthusiasts like the Breeders and you have a movie…
Scott Lapatine | September 10, 2009 - 5:25 pm

Jens Lekman Has Swine Flu

And realized he had it while on a plane :( Read the obviously well written and sad tale at his site. (Thanks for the tip,…
Amrit Singh | June 30, 2009 - 11:17 am

Jens Lekman @ The Echo, Los Angeles 5/27/09

We haven't seen a solo headliner from Mr. Indie Rock Class of '07 since, well, sometime in '07. I think the word "wit" was used…
Amrit Singh | May 28, 2009 - 9:33 am

Stream Shins, Bright Eyes, National Covering Merge Classics

Merge Records turns 20 this year and the celebration is well underway. Last week we told you about the five-day summer fest in North Carolina
Scott Lapatine | April 8, 2009 - 1:55 am

Jens Lekman Sings “Black Cab” In A Black Cab

Well, this is it. For any Jens fan who also reads blogs that post about the Black Cab Sessions, getting Jens to croon this tune…
Amrit Singh | October 20, 2008 - 9:18 am

Coachella: Friday In Photos

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy You know what sucked for every band following Les Savy Fav yesterday? The fact that they had…
Brandon Stosuy | April 26, 2008 - 2:29 pm

SXSW: Thursday Featured Showcases

Dinner time in Austin, time to munch tacos and figure the night sched. As the picture suggests, tonight's the night for Jens Lekman fans: y'all…
Amrit Singh | March 9, 2008 - 11:54 pm

New Jens Lekman – “I’m Leaving You Because I Don’t Love You (Spoolwork Remix)”

Secretly Canadian-signed songwriter Dave Fischoff, whose solo material draws upon the likes of Beach Boys and Burt Bacharach, wrote this weekend to inform us of…
Amrit Singh | January 21, 2008 - 11:17 am

Jens Plays An Empty Bar And Outside A Hotel

Yesterday we mentioned Take-Away founder Vincent Moon in reference to his R.E.M. project, but today it's Jens Lekman who's on the otherside of La Blogothèque's…
Stereogum | January 3, 2008 - 11:01 am

Gummy Awards

Winners Of The 2007 Gummy Awards

Finally, a list you'll hopefully enjoy -- after all, you made it. This year's Gummy voters came out in record numbers, meaning more…
Stereogum | December 12, 2007 - 10:13 am

Jens Lekman Gets Nominated For Grammys, Sings Solo

You read it right: Swedish troubadour Jens Lekman is getting some Grammy love! You probably missed his name on yesterday's nomination list because, it wasn't…
Stereogum | December 7, 2007 - 3:23 pm

Jens Lekman @ Webster Hall, NYC 10/27/07

"So I am Jens Lekman, and you are New York City. It's nice to meet you." From the start of Saturday night's set…
Stereogum | October 29, 2007 - 7:02 pm

Jens Lekman Covers Paul Simon

Jens Lekman dropped by WNYC to chat with Soundcheck host John Schaffer and strip his "Burt Bacharach meets Donna Summer" sound for a solo acoustic…
Stereogum | October 19, 2007 - 1:33 pm