Penny Drop & Chugg Entertainment Present
JENS LEKMAN Tickets
6:00pm, Sat 17 March, 2018
Laneway Studios Alleyway, Abbotsford MELBOURNE, VIC
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DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND
SECOND & FINAL MELBOURNE SHOW ADDED
With Special Guest Guy Blackman
Due to overwhelming demand, Swedish singer-songwriter JENS LEKMAN will now play a second Melbourne show at Laneway Studios, Abbotsford on Saturday 17th March, in addition to his sold-out show at Melbourne's The Night Cat on Friday 16th March. This just announced appearance will provide Melbourne fans with a rare chance to see Jens in a unique, intimate outdoor setting. Melbourne based indie-legend and Chapter Music record label co-founder, Guy Blackman, has been announced as the support act for this not to be missed show.
Jens returns to Australia next month for an exciting run of shows including dates with Grizzly Bear, headline dates in solo and band mode, plus an already announced appearance at Tasmania's A Festival called Panama.
Kicking off at Melbourne Zoo's famed Zoo Twilights on Friday 9th March, Jens will traverse the East Coast, taking in Sydney's Oxford Art Factory for an intimate solo show on Tuesday 13th March, followed by a night at Queensland Performing Arts Centre with Grizzly Bear on Wednesday 14th March, two shows at Brisbane's The Junk Bar on Thursday 15th March, closing in Melbourne with a full band sold-out show in the round at The Night Cat on Friday 16th March and the just announced show at Laneway Studios, Abbotsford on Saturday 17th March.
"As youth turns to the beginnings of middle age, Jens Lekman has evolved and yet remains as captivating and as charming as ever" - The Line Of Best Fit
"... it gets words, melodies, hooks, wit, emotion and care right. And that's plenty enough to make it a keeper" - Bernard Zuel
"wry lyrics, string-swept samples, and winsome croon" - Sydney Morning Herald (4 stars)
"revels in strong songwriting and brilliant hooks" - Rolling Stone