Major Parkinson
Major ParkinsonWednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at 4:55am
Thank you Alta & Aronnesrocken!

Photo: Dánil Røkke
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Major ParkinsonTuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 2:35am
In just under two weeks, the title track from our new album will emerge from some strange sector of the multiverse in the form of sound waves gently dancing down your ear channels. In there, a series of strange vibrations and fluid movements will commence, creating nerve impulses that carry through the auditory nerve into your auditory cortex for interpretation. We have tried very hard to sculpt sound waves that will be pleasing to your temporal lobe, and hope you are as excited as us that we soon are launching this song into the world! Soon you'll get to join us inside our Blackbox..
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Major Parkinson with Claudia Cox and 8 others.Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 8:23am
@Aronnesrocken 2017 with our brothers in Moron Police - one of those rare instances where everyone in a photo looks #ok.
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Major Parkinson tapping on the lid.Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 at 12:47am
NEW SINGLE ALERT: On September 1st we release the title track from our upcoming album, Blackbox! We're buzzing with excitement about finally being able to give you some new music. Cover art once again by the ever brilliant Martin Kvamme.
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Major ParkinsonThursday, August 10th, 2017 at 3:45am
Things are happening at our Instagram thing.. Get over there and see what's what.
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Major ParkinsonMonday, August 7th, 2017 at 9:46pm
fluorescent spirals
restless underneath the lid
autumn sets them free
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New single: Madeleine Crumbles

Today we bring you the most exalted of news: The first single from our fourth studio album has finally been released. Madeleine Crumbles is a five minute exploration of symphonic pop melancholia, touching some musical realms we haven’t really ventured into before. That’s where we’re always most comfortable – somewhere we’ve haven’t been before. You can find the song on Spotify or any kind of service you may find preferrable. The song features Linn Frøkedal (The Megaphonic Thrift) on guest vocals, plus a host of other guest musicians, and has been mixed by Yngve Sætre. Lyrics here.


Gig alert: Trondheim, Bergen, Oslo!

We’ll be heading back on the road for a few shows, to showcase the new ensemble and glimpses of our new material. Hope you’ll find your way to one of them.


Gig alert: Hulen, Bergen – April 30th!

You asked for it, you got it. We’re proud to announce the first gig with our new line-up.

As well as being the maiden journey for four new faces, you can get a first taste of the much-awaited follow-up to Twilight Cinema. We’re extremely excited to get back on stage again.

Link to event and tickets here.


Lyrics, lyrics, lyrics!

Some of you may have noticed that this website has gotten a bit of a new look lately.

It is very much a work in progress, and the makeover is nowhere near complete. But do note that we’ve finally gotten around to publishing all the official Major Parkinson lyrics.

A lot of you have been asking us about releasing these things, and while we’ve been amused by all the wrong lyrics that have been put out on the internet over the years, we kind of figured we had to set the record straight. We know it’s kind of hard to decipher what we’re saying at times.

So, go on, enjoy yourself, now there’s no excuse for singing the wrong lyrics.