Landslide 10. Vesuvius 9. Tell Me You Love Me 6. The Seer's Tower 58:0420. Silent Night 2. Let's Hear That String Part Again, Because I Don't Think They Heard It All the Way Out in Bushnell 56:4918. At 11 tracks, the album garnered mainstream recognition, pulling Stevens from obscurity and throning him at the top of the alternative music community indefinitely. After his 2003 breakthrough Michigan, full of bouncy chamber-pop, came an album of sparse folk meditations (2004’s Seven Swans) themed to his Christian faith. Run Away With Me 3. Once upon a time, winsome, hopeful Michigander Sufjan Stevens became one of the finest songwriters of his generation by delving into the sweeping topography and … Feel the Illinoise! New Releases. Age of Adz 4. So, what’s his take on 21st century culture? The Tallest Man, the Broadest Shoulders (Part I: The Great Frontier – Part II: Come to Me Only with Playthings Now) 01:01:5821. Impossible Soul The Age of Adz (pronounced odds) is Sufjan Stevens’ first full-length collection of original songs since 2005’s civic pop opus Illinois. They Are Neighbors!! Lumberjack Christmas / No One Can Save You From Christmases Past 3. Gilgamesh 11. Stevens began his musical career as a member of Marzuki, a folk-rock band from Holland, Michigan, as well as garage band Con Los Dudes. Decatur, or, Round of Applause for Your Stepmother! Illinois by Sufjan Stevens, released 05 July 2005 1. Ativan 8. Music video for "Mystery of Love" by Sufjan Stevens. Casimir Pulaski Day 29:5511. He also played (and continues to play) various instruments for Danielson Famile. If you enjoy Sufjan maybe you would enjoy my music as well: https://soundcloud.com/dionrSufjan Stevens - Illinois (2005)1. 51:3917. Now That I'm Older 6. Meet “The Ascension”. During his time at the Ne… The Man of Metropolis Steals Our Hearts 37:2913. (Part I: The World's Columbian Exposition – Part II: Carl Sandburg Visits Me in a Dream) 4:234. John Wayne Gacy, Jr 11:085. The Ascension by Sufjan Stevens, released 25 September 2020 1. Futile Devices 2. Make Me An Offer I Cannot Refuse 2. Video Game 4. 46:1616. Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. One Last 'Whoo-Hoo!' Auld Lang Syne 9. Sufjan Stevens repeats that line like it's more a mantra than a chorus on "America," the 12-and-a-half-minute final track on his epic-scale 2020 album The Ascension. Christ the Lord is Born 10. Die Happy 7. Sufjan Stevens is a singer-songwriter living in New York City. The Ascension is the eighth studio album from singer, songwriter and composer Sufjan Stevens and is the long awaited follow-up to Stevens' Carrie & Lowell. He later moved to New York City, where he enrolled in a writing program at The New School for Social Research. Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings ; 2000 Prairie Fire That Wanders About 43:4514. When Sufjan Stevens first wrote ‘America’, the lead single for his eighth studio album ‘The Ascension’, he shelved it. 20:408. There’s always a notable air of excitement when a new, song-based album by Sufjan Stevens is announced, but it’s not something he’s massively focused on of late. Too Much 3. In This Temple as in the Hearts of Man for Whom He Saved the Earth 57:2919. Just who is he pleading with and what have they done? Sufjan Stevens is about to release his new album The Ascension, out September 25th via Asthmatic Kitty, and he’s shared a brand-new song and video from the album, “Sugar.”. Stevens surrounds himself in the harsh, desolate world of electronics on his newest venture, more so than on “The Age of Adz” (previously his most computerized eccentricity). Jacksonville 14:286. American singer-songwriter Sufjan Stevens has released nine studio albums (including one with additional artists), thirteen extended plays (EP), fifteen singles (including one as a featured artist), eight promotional singles, and eight music videos. To the Workers of the Rock River Valley Region, I Have an Idea Concerning Your Predicament 35:4812. I Want To Be Well 11. In "Carrie and Lowell," Sufjan Stevens is a child again or, more specifically, the child character in the family of man drama that often but not always centers on the story of love given, or love forsaken, but isn't that the same thing to the poet? Chicago 23:5010. Sufjan Stevens has come to be one of the quintessential voices in contemporary indie rock, but it’s not a title he earned overnight. Silver & Gold by Sufjan Stevens, released 13 November 2012 1. Come On! The entirety of t… According to Stevens himself, the two full compositions were a sincere attempt to “write an upbeat and sincere love song without conflict, anxiety or … New York, New York. Sufjan Stevens. Sufjan Stevens is heralded as one of the most influential musical acts of the 21st century. Sorry for the inconvenience. After numerous solo ventures into electropop, symphonic music and folk, Sufjan Stevens delves back into his signature breathy folk-rock sound on "Carrie & Lowell." Go Nightly Cares 7. During his final semester at Hope College, Stevens wrote and recorded his debut solo album, A Sun Came, which he released on Asthmatic Kitty Records. Goodbye … Featured New Releases ... full condensed blue highlight denotes album pick Filter Discography By Albums Compilations Singles & EPs All. I Walked 5. With Amira Casar, Victoire Du Bois, Esther Garrel. They Have Come Back from the Dead!! Ahhhh! In "Carrie and Lowell," Sufjan Stevens is a child again or, more specifically, the child character in the family of man drama that often but not always centers on the story of love given, or love forsaken, but isn't that the same thing to the poet? A Conjunction of Drones Simulating the Way in Which Sufjan Stevens Has an Existential Crisis in the Great Godfrey Maze 45:5715. - HILTON ALS. The Midnight Clear 5. The Age of Adz by Sufjan Stevens, released 12 October 2010 1. They Are Night Zombies!! The Black Hawk War, or, How to Demolish an Entire Civilization and Still Feel Good About Yourself in the Morning, or, We Apologize for the Inconvenience but You're Going to Have to Leave Now, or, 'I Have Fought the Big Knives and Will Continue to Fight Them Until They Are Off Our Lands!' Exhaustive, dense, and detailed, Sufjan Stevens’ electro-opus is another huge artistic leap that speaks plainly to complicated emotions and attempts to rebuild his sound from the ground up. Barcarola (You Must Be A Christmas Tree) 8. A Short Reprise for Mary Todd, Who Went Insane, but for Very Good Reasons 19:527. Concerning the UFO Sighting Near Highland, Illinois 2. The Predatory Wasp of the Palisades Is Out to Get Us! Sufjan Stevens – The Ascension (Asthmatic Kitty) UK release date: 25 September 2020. by Steven Johnson published: 23 Sep 2020 in Album Reviews. ← more from Asthmatic Kitty Records. Writing about love, loss, death, abandonment, cautionary resistance, regret and hope, "Carrie & Lowell" is arguably Stevens’ most emotionally raw piece of work to date. Tweet. Coventry Carol 4. My Rajneesh by Sufjan Stevens, released 10 July 2020 One per person please, due to limited quantities. for the Pullman 23:449. Sufjan Stevens All for Myself 10. One of the most acclaimed albums of 2015, The New York Times praised Carrie & Lowell as "restrained and meticulous" while Pitchfork declared it … If you enjoy Sufjan maybe you would enjoy my music as well: https://soundcloud.com/dionrSufjan Stevens - Illinois (2005)1. Riffs and Variations on a Single Note for Jelly Roll, Earl Hines, Louis Armstrong, Baby Dodds, and the King of Swing, to Name a Few 01:09:01 22. That the love Stevens sings about having left or given or been born to--thank you, Carrie--is a perceptible wound not only on the singer's throat, but his sleeve: he wears love's incomprehensibility, and the deep incomprehensibility of being a son, like a backing vocal on "Carrie and Lowell," which is also filled with colors, hearts, trees, conclusions, and beginnings, all adding up to the kind of intimacy that caught my eye the morning I sat in the diner waiting for the sun to get stronger as I saw intimacy pass by while going about it's business, like something sung and felt by Sufjan Stevens on his new beautiful solitary and rich record filled with faith and disbelief and the resurrection of trust and dreams. Get Real Get Right 7. Death Star 12. Bad Communication 8. Concerning the UFO Sighting Near Highland, Illinois 0:002. Oh, Great Sights upon This State: Inspired by the … Carol of St. Benjamin The Bearded One 6. New York, New York. Enjoy Your Rabbit (2001) Runtime: 79:04, 14 tracks. Out of Egypt, into the Great Laugh of Mankind, and I Shake the Dirt from My Sandals as I Run 01:09:48\"I'm not the owner of this content and neither am I making any profit of it, all adsense are going to the copyright holder.\"Support the artist: https://music.sufjan.com/album/illinois Ursa Major 9. Find Sufjan Stevens discography, albums and singles on AllMusic AllMusic. Sufjan Stevens is a singer-songwriter living in New York City. Lamentations 5. ... Sufjan Stevens … 2:093.