Sufjan Stevens

Sufjan Stevens Documentary Gets New Trailer, But No Release Planned

Kaleo La Belle's 52-minute 2006 documentary Crooked River focuses on Sufjan Stevens and his brother Marzuki and their first visit to their father in Michigan…
Brandon Stosuy | January 6, 2011 - 5:20 pm
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Hear Two Xmas Songs From Sufjan, The National, Arcade Fire

This is an off-year for Sufjan's Xmas-album-release schedule, but the Dessner brothers of Bluzzbood, Ohio have helped bridge the gap this holiday season by leaking…
Amrit Singh | December 21, 2010 - 11:21 am
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Sufjan Stevens – “Too Much” Video

It's the year of unlikely Sufjan Stevens moves: on Friday he made his network TV debut, performing "Too Much" for Jimmy Fallon. And today we've…
jessica | November 22, 2010 - 9:50 am
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Sufjan Plays Fallon

A year ago, our own Brandon Stosuy interviewed Sufjan Stevens about art, the internet, and lots of other stuff. Note this passage: STOSUY:…
Scott Lapatine | November 20, 2010 - 2:15 am
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Sufjan Stevens @ The Wiltern, Los Angeles 10/24/10

Sufjan Stevens opened his show with "Seven Swans," then thanked the audience "... for letting me be dramatic, I am a drama queen." After learning…
jessica | October 25, 2010 - 12:46 pm
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Sufjan Reveals Health Issues, Has Career-Best Sales Week

Sufjan Stevens's The Age Of Adz gave him his career's best sales week yet. Billboard reports that it debuted at number 7 on the Billboard…
jessica | October 22, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Sufjan On Retiring His Shtick

Looking at the discussion around The Age Of Adz, a lot of you loved the album for all the ways it wasn't like Illinoise. It's…
jessica | October 11, 2010 - 11:47 am
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Sufjan Stevens – The Age Of Adz Premature Evaluation

Sufjan Stevens makes songs the length of EPs, and EPs the length of albums, so after a few listens you realize it’s hard to get…
Stereogum | September 28, 2010 - 10:36 am
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Age Of Adz: Worth More Than A Latte?

A post today on The Guardian's website talks about a recent email that Asthmatic Kitty sent to its mailing list, asking that anyone purchasing digital…
jessica | September 21, 2010 - 4:22 pm
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Sufjan Stevens – “Too Much”

One song further into Sufjan Stevens' The Age Of Adz and it looks like the bed of electronics will only grow more complex. You got…
Brandon Stosuy | September 9, 2010 - 9:34 am
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Sufjan Stevens – “I Walked”

Here's "I Walked," the fourth track from Sufjan Stevens's upcoming The Age Of Adz. You'll get a small taste of what the press release said…
jessica | August 27, 2010 - 9:46 am
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Sufjan Stevens The Age Of Adz

So it's a double surprise. After going years without a new studio release, Sufjan Stevens dropped the All Delighted People EP on us on Friday.
jessica | August 26, 2010 - 9:31 am
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Sufjan Stevens All Delighted People EP Out This Instant

It's been a while. Today Sufjan Stevens released a new, eight-song EP, titled All Delighted People, on Bandcamp. You can stream the tracks for free…
jessica | August 20, 2010 - 11:56 am
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Sufjan Stevens 2010 Fall Tour Announced

Here we go, the man who won't complete the 50 States project will instead visit a good deal of them, for the first time in…
Amrit Singh | August 9, 2010 - 12:24 pm
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The National Bring Sufjan To Letterman, Release Bonus Track “Walk Off”

The National's performance of "Fake Empire" with Doveman on David Letterman a few years ago was one of those rare instances where Late Night television…
Brandon Stosuy | May 14, 2010 - 10:05 am
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The National – High Violet Premature Evaluation

We talk a lot about "anticipation" when it comes to new releases, but it feels like folks have been awaiting the National's High Violet with…
stereogum | April 20, 2010 - 5:14 pm
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The National – “Afraid Of Everyone” (Feat. Sufjan Stevens)

In Brandon's beautiful review of the National's excellent show at Bell House last month, he mentioned "Runaway," a song that will be the slow jam…
Amrit Singh | April 13, 2010 - 6:03 pm
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Sufjan Stevens On Jimmy Scott

Sufjan Stevens stopped by The Guardian to praise jazz vocalist Jimmy Scott. Scott sings in a youthful soprano, and finds unusual phrasings and emphases inside…
jessica | March 8, 2010 - 11:17 am
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Ben + Vesper – “Singing Swords” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Ben + Vesper are a married couple in Northern NJ. They have kids. They also write that they "have almost exactly the same hair color…
Brandon Stosuy | February 8, 2010 - 10:52 am
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More People Should Be Rapping Over Sufjan Stevens Songs

Perez Hilton is holding auditions for his new boy band reality show, and comedian Joe Mande is a lock with his sick version of "For…
Amrit Singh | January 20, 2010 - 10:36 am
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