Hear Sufjan Stevens’ New Song ‘Tonya Harding,’ Dedicated to the Former Figure Skater

Hear Sufjan Stevens’ New Song ‘Tonya Harding,’ Dedicated to the Former Figure Skater

The story of figure skater Tonya Harding is one of infamy — and, now, the subject of a Sufjan Stevens song. On Wednesday, the eclectic singer/songwriter premiered “Tonya Harding,” which begins with the always intriguing Stevens saying, “Tonya Harding, my star/Well this world is a cold one, but it takes one to know one.” Sonically, […]

Sasquatch Music Festival 2016: The Cure, Florence + the Machine, Disclosure Top Bill (Details/Lineup)

Sasquatch Music Festival 2016: The Cure, Florence + the Machine, Disclosure Top Bill (Details/Lineup)

The lineup and details for this year’s Sasquatch Music Festival, set for Memorial Day weekend at the Gorge in George, Washington, have been announced. The lineup features an eclectic array of acts, including: The Cure Florence + the Machine Disclosure Alabama Shakes Sufjan Stevens A$AP Rocky Major Lazer M83 Chet Faker Yeasayer Kurt Vile Caribou […]

Sufjan Stevens Maps Out Fall U.S. Tour Dates

Sufjan Stevens Maps Out Fall U.S. Tour Dates

Fresh off the release of his well-received new album Carrie & Lowell, singer/songwriter Sufjan Stevens has unveiled plans for a North American tour in the fall. As Wendy Ridgway wrote for our new Crowd Participation category, Stevens’ recent live shows are pretty magnificent…so be sure to check out one of the shows listed below if […]

Sufjan Stevens: A Consummate Performer (Reflections on a Recent Live Show)

Sufjan Stevens: A Consummate Performer (Reflections on a Recent Live Show)

We’ve got a brand new category we’re calling ‘Crowd Participation‘ – featuring submissions turned in by YOU, our faithful readers.  Whether it’s a piece about one of the best concert experiences you’ve had, a quirky anecdote from travels, stream-of-consciousness reflections, pieces of art inspired by musicians, or anything else you can think of, Crowd Participation […]

New Sufjan Stevens: Stream ‘Should Have Known Better’, from ‘Carrie & Lowell’ (Audio)

New Sufjan Stevens: Stream ‘Should Have Known Better’, from ‘Carrie & Lowell’ (Audio)

On March 31, singer/songwriter Sufjan Stevens will release his new album, Carrie & Lowell. So far, we’ve heard a song called No Shade in the Shadow of the Cross, and today Stevens premiered an additional track. Below, listen to Should Have Known Better: Stevens will celebrate the album’s release with a tour. Here’s the schedule: April 10 […]

New Sufjan Stevens: Stream ‘No Shade In The Shadow Of The Cross’, from New LP ‘Carrie & Lowell’

New Sufjan Stevens: Stream ‘No Shade In The Shadow Of The Cross’, from New LP ‘Carrie & Lowell’

Eclectic singer/songwriter Sufjan Stevens has premiered a song from his upcoming album, Carrie & Lowell, which will be released on March 31 via Stevens’ Asthmatic Kitty Records. Take a listen to the song below: This is our first preview of the album, which sounds as if it’ll be another solid addition to Stevens’ prolific career. […]