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.
It's as though Sufjan Stevens is gearing up for Christmas again. [read more]
Sufjan Stevens has announced his first UK And European tour in 5 years. Full details of all his appearances in April and May 2011 are below, including two dates at the Royal Festival Hall and previously announced headline sets at Primavera and The Great Escape festivals. European Dates 29 April: Bergen Grieghallen www.bergenfest.no / www.grieghallen.no / www.billettservice.no 30 April: Oslo Folketeateret www.folketeateret.no 1 May: Copenhagen Vega www.vega.dk / www.billetlug... (continued) [read more]
Commissioned by BAM, the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Sufjan Stevens will be live-scoring a documentary called Round-Up, shot in slow motion at the 2013 Pendleton Round-Up, Oregon. [read more]
In celebration of an historic campaign victory by President Obama, Sufjan Stevens has shared his rendition of 'The Star Spangled Banner', which he used to play on tour (back when he toured more). [read more]