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Will Oldham's cover of “All The Trees Of The Field Will Clap Their Hands” appears on the Sufjan Stevens-blessed Seven Swans Reimagined. Oldham's joined by Meg Baird, Emmett Kelly, Ben Boye, Van…   Read Story »
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 in a number of years. It hasn't been…   Read Story »
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 a couple of previously unheard…   Read Story »
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 got a rare music video from Stevens, also for "Too…   Read Story »
A year ago, our own Brandon Stosuy interviewed Sufjan Stevens about art, the internet, and lots of other stuff. Note this passage: STOSUY: I've never seen you play any Late Night TV shows.…   Read Story »
Sufjan Stevens opened his show with "Seven Swans," then thanked the audience "... for letting me be dramatic, I am a drama queen." After learning that Stevens went through a life-threatening illness…   Read Story »
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 200. That's 36,000 copies sold last week. This is good news…   Read Story »
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 vulnerable, raw, and immediate, and not as immediately pretty. Stevens's…   Read Story »
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 in a few listens of the nearly hour and a half long Age Of Adz. But…   Read Story »
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 copies of Sufjan Stevens's The Age Of Adz please…   Read Story »