Jens Lekman Reviews, Interviews & More

Concert Picks: Jens Lekman, MNDR, Night Beats...

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On the tenth, eleventh, and twelfth days of December, BeatCrave gives to you: five quality acts at five hopeful venues charging five reasonable prices, five genre interpretations - five chances to rock out - and a smile at the end of your day. Check out our picks below: Jens Lekman | Friday, December 10 | 8:00 pm | $17-$20 | The Green Union Building, Brooklyn, NY -...

Kasabian Released From Quarantine After Swine Flu Scare

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Kasabian Released From Quarantine After Swine Flu Scare
It's pretty hard to go on stage when just one of your members is deathly ill, let alone the lead vocalist. With tours around the world and the quick-spreading H1N1 virus - also known as Swine Flu - musicians are contracting the virus left and right. Just like Jens Lekman was quarantined after a tour, Kasabian's vocalist, Tom Meighan, was diagnosed with Swine Flu during the...

Jens Lekman Quarantined For Swine Flu

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Our favorite man with a ukulele tells us he has been quarantined for contracting the H1N1 virus. In other words, Jens Lekman has the Swine Flu! It's not a great souvenir from his trip to South America, but we're hoping he gets through it all right. After telling an Air France stewardess, "I'm not feeling well, I should see a doctor," and fainting in the bathroom, Lekman has...

BeatCrave Fav: Jens Lekman

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You'd be surprised at what this man with a harmonica and a ukulele has in common with a mash-up DJ like Girl Talk. Swedish indie pop singer, Jens Lekman, is known for writing melancholic songs on top of heavy uses of samples. However, his music sounds nothing like mash-up. His lyrics are sometimes misinterpreted because when he tries to be funny, most think he's serious...