Sufjan Stevens to release another christmas album?
It looks as if the torchbearer for alternative christmas music is going to release another festive album this Christmas!
A follow up to 2006's fantastic Songs for Christmas album is rumoured every year, but it seems we might be in luck this time.
Earlier this morning Sufjan Stevens' website was titled 'Christmas Is Coming', which had us all very excited, but we decided to hold off on posting anything until more details were published. However, Kitty Pryde posted this on her facebook page:
"just finished my christmas song for sufjan stevens"
Excited? We certainly are.
Sufjan Stevens has dropped another bomb. Not content with releasing the âAll Delighted Peopleâ EP last week, the genius has announced that he'll be releasing a new album (Oct 12th), which is his full-length record since Illinois. It's called The Age of Adz and the tracklisting/artwork can be found below! 1. Futile Devices - 2:11 2. Too Much - 6:44 3. Age of Adz - 8:00 4. I Walked - 5:01 5. Now That I'm Older - 4:56 6. Get Real Get Right - 5:10 7. Bad Communication... (continued) [read more]
Today's Mix/Cover/Live includes Chilly Gonzales, M. Ward, Sufjan Stevens & Teengirl Fantasy. MP3: Chilly Gonzales - I Am Europe (Djedjotronic Remix) http://www.myspace.com/gonzpiration MP3: M. Ward - Letâs Dance (David Bowie Cover) http://www.myspace.com/mward MP3: Sufjan Stevens - Sister (Live) http://www.sufjan.com/ MP3: Teengirl Fantasy - Cheaters http://www.myspace.com/teengirlfantasy [read more]
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