News just in.. Jens Lekman has now added a London date to his previously announced UK tour in May. Lekman will appear with his full backing band at Scala on May 20th. The support for this very special date will be TLOBF favourite Bon Iver (!!!!). Talk about an awesome lineup! Whats more, tickets cost a meesly £11. What are you waiting for? Tickets on sale now via Live Nation. Need convincing? Check out performances from last weeks SXSW festival in Austin; Jens Lekman and Bon Iver.  

Dates in full are:

May
11 Pontins Camber Sands, All Tomorrow’s Parties (ATP Vs Pitchfork)
12 Nottingham, Rescue Rooms w/Jaymay
13 Newcastle, The Cluny w/Jaymay
14 Leeds, TJ’s Woodhouse Club w/Jaymay
15 Glasgow, Oran Mor w/Jaymay
18 Butlins Minehead,  All Tommorow’s Parties (curated by Explosions In The Sky)
19 Manchester, Academy 3 w/Jaymay
20 London, Scala w/Bon Iver
21 Birmingham, Gee Club w/Jaymay
23 Belfast, The Black Box w/Jaymay
24 Galway, Roisin Dubh w/Jaymay
25 Dublin, The Village w/Jaymay

I’m keeping my fingers well and truly crossed that Bon Iver will be added to the Explosions In The Sky vs ATP line-up, but it’s probably unlikely as he’s already confirmed for the Pitchfork curated ATP the weekend before. You never know though! Jens is playing both after all…

mp3:> Bon Iver: Skinny Love
mp3:> Jens Lekman: I’m Leaving You Because I Don’t Love You (Spoolwork remix)
mp3:> Jens Lekman: The Opposite Of Hallelujah