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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

Obscure Sufjan Song Soundtracks Babies

The Avalanche's "The Perpetual Self, Or 'What Would Saul Alinsky Do?'" brings the joy in the trailer for the year-in-the-life-of-four-infants documentary Babies. Cute, yes, but…
Brandon Stosuy | December 2, 2009 - 3:35 pm

Sufjan Stevens On Art, The Internet, And, Yes, The 50 States Project

I recently sat down with Sufjan Stevens at the Diner on 9th Avenue in Manhattan to talk about the release of The BQE CD/DVD for…
Brandon Stosuy | December 1, 2009 - 1:32 pm
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Is Sufjan Done With The 50 States Project?

In an interview with Paste Stevens said "the whole premise [of the project] was such a joke," a joke maybe he took too seriously: "I…
Brandon Stosuy | November 5, 2009 - 11:10 am
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Paste’s 50 Best Albums Of The Decade

The decade recounting started with Pitchfork handing top honors to Kid A and Uncut lusting after Jack White. Now it's Paste's turn to list their…
Brandon Stosuy | November 2, 2009 - 12:20 pm
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Sufjan Plans Song-Based LP For Next Year

Or, as Stevens puts it, "I'm trying to dissuade any kind of conceptual framework and just write music, love songs, pop songs, and just forget…
Brandon Stosuy | October 23, 2009 - 2:28 pm
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Sufjan Is Having A Creative Crisis

While he makes it clear he's not retiring, Stevens does say he's "sick of [his] conceptual ideas" and wondering what his songs mean in light…
Amrit Singh | October 14, 2009 - 2:46 pm
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Sufjan Interviews Cryptacize

Stevens is "star struck," but manages a Q&A with current tour/band-mate Nedelle Torrisi -- "her exotic Italian pout, her '80s housewife attire" -- covering Judas…
Brandon Stosuy | October 9, 2009 - 12:28 pm
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Sufjan Stevens/Cryptacize @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg, Brooklyn 10/6/09

Recently Sufjan revealed he's "at a point where I no longer have a deep desire to share my music with anyone, having spent many years…
Amrit Singh | October 7, 2009 - 9:17 am
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New Sufjan Stevens – “There’s Too Much Love”/”Age Of Adz”/”Impossible Souls” (Live In Ithaca)

Scott tells me that when he lived in Ithaca the only live music there was ska. Well, now the live music includes expansive glitch-y songs…
Brandon Stosuy | September 25, 2009 - 12:58 pm
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Sufjan Stevens Talks Songwriting With Shannon Stephens

As he does from time to time, Sufjan Stevens has upped his thoughts on a new Asthmatic Kitty signing. This time it's an interview that…
Brandon Stosuy | September 25, 2009 - 9:59 am
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ATP NY 2009: Wayne’s World

Our second year at Kutsher's was rainier than the first, but that didn't matter so much to us or, seemingly, the other attendees: If anything,…
Brandon Stosuy | September 14, 2009 - 10:42 am
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Sufjan Singing Seven Swans Saturday

ATP NY organizers have announced Stevens will perform Seven Swans in its entirety this weekend at Kutshers. Also, last-minute cash-only day and weekend tickets are…
Brandon Stosuy | September 10, 2009 - 9:25 am
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New Sufjan Stevens Video – “Interlude I – Dream Sequence In Subi Circumnavigation” (From The BQE)

After its initial three-night run at BAM and the subsequent DVD's brief trailer, you're likely more than familiar with Sufjan Stevens The BQE. Stevens will…
Brandon Stosuy | September 9, 2009 - 12:58 pm
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New Osso – “Enjoy Your Rabbit” (Stereogum Premiere)

As we mentioned, it was Bryce Dessner who first approached Sufjan Stevens about re-arranging the 2001 Chinese Zodiac song cycle Run Rabbit Run for the…
Brandon Stosuy | August 14, 2009 - 12:51 pm
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Sufjan & Cryptacize Announce Fall Tour

There's been some action in camp Sufjan lately, though much of it's a retread/revisiting of past material. Good news, then, that the man's hitting smaller…
Brandon Stosuy | August 10, 2009 - 12:19 pm
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Sufjan Stevens’ The BQE Trailer, Release Info

After announcing the release of Run Rabbit Run remix album and an ATP NY appearance, we have more news from camp Stevens, though it's still…
Brandon Stosuy | July 21, 2009 - 12:24 pm
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