As we sit (im)patiently for new eagerly awaited Jens Lekman EP to finally see the light of day on 19 September, the Swedish troubadour has announced a short European tour that includes a date at London’s Heaven on October 17th and Manchester’s Band On The Wall two days later on the 19th.
Full dates are as follows:
14 – Nijmegen, NL – The Vereniging
15 – Düsseldorf, DE – Schumannsaal Düsseldorf
17 – London, UK – Heaven [Tickets]
19 – Manchester, UK – Band on the Wall
22 – Stockholm, SE – Södra Teatern
24 – Köpenhamn. DK – Jazzhouse
27 – Milano, IT – Salumeria della Musica
29 – Paris, FR – Grande Halle de la Villette (Pitchfork Music Festival)
Jens Lekman will release a five track EP – An Argument With Myself – on 19 September via Secretly Canadian (Service will handle the Scandinavian release). Earlier today Jens leaked the title track via his website. Stream / download ‘An Argument With Myself’ below.
We filmed Jens earlier in the year as he performed to a tiny crowd at London’s Nettlefold Hall. Here’s a bittersweet performance of EP track ‘Waiting for Kirsten’.