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WATCH // Jen Lekman Performs Live on The Morning Show

Jens Lekman stopped by Australia’s Morning Show to perform the title-track from 2012′s I Know What Love Isn’t! Joined by his touring pianist and violinist, Jens delivers another wonderful performance. Watch HERE.

Jens has four Australian dates scheduled for this week; the first being a sold out show at Sydney’s Oxford Art Factory on Valentine’s Day. You’ll find the full schedule below.

 
TOUR DATES:
02/14/13 Sydney, AU – Oxford Art Factory
02/15/13 Melbourne, AU – The Garden Party
02/16/13 Brisbane, AU – The Zoo
02/18/13 Perth, AU – Perth International Arts Festival

WATCH // Nite Jewel Premieres New “Memory Man” Video at Refinery29, Kicks Off Australian Tour Today

Nite Jewel shares her new video for the song “Memory Man.” Premiering earlier at the fashion site Refinery29, the video was directed by Angus Borsos of Helium Castle Pictures. Ramona takes center stage in this one and it’s a truly gorgeous work. Enjoy above.

See Nite Jewel live in Australia! Ramona kicks off her tour TODAY at Barrymores Music Hall. The full list of shows is available below!

TOUR DATES:
01/18/13 Ottawa, ON – Barrymores Music Hall w/ Dresden Dresses, Ceremony, & Live Action Fezz
01/27/13 Sydney, AU – Sydney Festival – The Famous Spiegeltent w/ Peanut Butter Wolf performing Kraftwerk’s ‘Computer World’
01/31/13 Sydney, AU - Good God w/ Holy Balm & Buzz Kull
02/01/13 Brisbane, AU – Brisbane Laneway
02/02/13 Sydney, AU - Sydney Laneway
02/03/13 Melbourne, AU – Melbourne Laneway
02/04/13 Fitzroy, AU – Workers Club w/ Fox & Sui and LA Nights DJs

LSTN // Jens Lekman Releases Brand New Song – “Olivia & Maddy”

Jens Lekman has a brand new song for your listening pleasure. Tis no ordinary song; the backstory to this diddy is quite the tale. During Hurricane Sandy last November, Jens Lekman’s pianist, Jonas, was stuck in New York City with no way of getting to the West Coast to resume touring. Jens reached out to the world, asking if anyone could help get Jonas to Boston, where he could catch a flight. Two girls, Oliva and Maddy (THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU), ended up driving Jonas to Boston and in return for their kindness, Jens said he would write them a song! He’s made good on his promise and shared his new track, “Olivia & Maddy” – listen below! Read more about this heart-warming act on Jens’s blog, Small Talk.

LISTEN TO “OLIVIA & MADDY”

Jens Lekman kicks off his Australian tour on February 14 at Sydney’s Oxford Art Factory. You can see all his dates HERE.

Here We Go Magic Announce Tour Dates with Andrew Bird

Here We Go Magic at Ebisu Hall, Tokyo

If you didn’t get the chance to see Here We Go Magic the first time around, here is your chance! Not only are they heading back to Europe, they’ll also venture to Australia. Upon returning to the States, HWGM will join Andrew Bird for a number of dates in the fall and finally end their journey in Mexico City at Corona Fest. It’s all in support of their critically acclaimed album, A Different Ship, released in May of this year. You can stream “Make Up Your Mind” HERE. Then watch the Sean Pecknold-directed video for “How Do I Know” HERE.

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AUDIO

Faust by I Love You But I've Chosen Darkness
All White Everything by JJ
Wedding Day by Anand Wilder & Maxwell Kardon
Her Ghost by Woman's Hour
Aerosol Can (feat. Pharrell Williams) by Major Lazer
Pulsing (feat. Nina K) by Tomas Barfod
Red Eyes by The War On Drugs

VIDEOS

Busy Baby (feat. Nina K) by Tomas Barfod

Innocence by Electric Youth

Conversations by Woman's Hour

COMING SOON

Electric Youth
Innerworld
CD / LP
Songs: Ohia
Didn't It Rain (Deluxe Edition)
2XCD / 2XLP

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Woman's Hour
Bingley, UK - Bingley Music Live

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