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.
"The film is part of a much bigger argument about the domestication of plants and animals and man’s relationship to the earth," said Sufjan. [read more]
Taken from Chris Schlarb's forthcoming Psychic Temple II album, 'Til I Die' is a cover of one of The Beach Boys' lesser known tracks (Fact: It's one of the few Beach Boys songs which both the words and music were written solely by Wilson - thanks Wikipedia) and features the ever-brilliant Sufjan Stevens. [read more]
Multi-instrumentalist Sufjan Stevens releases a second preview track from forthcoming album The Age of Adz (pronounced 'The Age of Odds'). The 6-minute electronic adventure, available to stream from Stevens' Bandcamp page, is the second track available to preview from the follow-up to 2005's Illinois, which in turn followed hot on the heels of the All Delighted People EP, released earlier this year. The Age of Adz is out 11th October on Asthmatic Kitty. http://sufjanstev... (continued) [read more]