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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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Major Parkinson playing baseball at Duper Studio Ans.Saturday, December 31st, 2016 at 12:47am
This is our life, and it's ending one album at a time. Just checking, how would you guys feel about helping us with another little crowdfunding effort?
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Major ParkinsonFriday, December 2nd, 2016 at 1:29am
So we had a few visitors the other day. The eclectic and talented ladies of Volve Vokal helped put a few finishing touches on our upcoming single. Beware: Loud-ish.
#baseball #volvevokal #progepic #brassbonanza
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Major ParkinsonFriday, November 11th, 2016 at 9:25pm
Dear Mr. Cohen

The news of your departure is heartbreaking. The world is a smaller place without you and I am eternally grateful for the brief moment we shared. To talk to you and to be in your presence was one of the greatest experiences of my life, so thank you for your divine music and lilies of snow that shaped my life, and inspired me to become a better person. I hope you are in a peaceful place now, in a dream of Hungarian lanterns, in the mist of some sweet afternoon.

Major Parkinson

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.