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Major Parkinson with Jon Ivar Kollbotn.Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 3:30am
maybe you can guess where this is heading .. ?
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Major Parkinson with Jon Ivar Kollbotn at Geofysisk Institutt.Thursday, March 16th, 2017 at 12:31am
the accelerated particles can barely contain their excitement.
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Major ParkinsonSunday, March 5th, 2017 at 3:19am
When you go to a mountain cabin recording session in the middle of winter with a ramshackle front wheel drive car loaded with gear and you need extra weight up front to clear a particularly nasty hill. #justnorwegianthings ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
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Major Parkinson at Duper Studio Ans.Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 at 12:04am
This beast finished the drum tracks for the entire upcoming album yesterday. He's happy. We're happy. Maybe you're happy too?
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Major Parkinson in Alta, Norway.Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 12:29am
Making our first gig announcement of 2017: Aronnesrocken 2017, almost as far north as you can get - and one of our favorite festivals ever. Stay tuned for further updates, dear beliebers.
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Major ParkinsonWednesday, January 11th, 2017 at 11:00pm
We interrupt your scheduled programming with a cryptographic intermission from Major Parkinson headquarters.
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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.