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.
Today's Mix/Cover/Live includes Crystal Fighters, Richard Cheese, Sufjan Stevens & Las Robertas. MP3: Crystal Fighters - Follow (DiskJokke Remix) http://www.myspace.com/crystalfighters MP3: Richard Cheese - Man In The Box (Alice In Chains Cover) http://www.richardcheese.com/ MP3: Sufjan Stevens - Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing (Live) http://www.sufjan.com/ MP3: Las Robertas - Back To The End http://www.myspace.com/lasrobertas [read more]
The New York City Ballet will debut a new ballet entitled 'Year of the Rabbit,' which features orchestral compositions by 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]
To celebrate the release of his new album, Silver & Gold: Songs for Christmas Volumes 6-10, Sufjan Stevens has unveiled a festive video for 'I'll Be Home for Christmas' (directed by the Craig Brothers). [read more]