sufjan stevens

Snail Mail defied fears of the sophomore slump to make ‘Valentine’
Snail Mail defied fears of the sophomore slump to make ‘Valentine’
When it was time to start work on the second Snail Mail album, Lindsey Jordan only had a couple of songs ready. “If I don’t actually have anything to write about, I’m not gonna write anything. I don’t want to. I don’t want to waste my time — I don’t want to waste anybody else’s time,” she says. Speaking on Zoom from a London hotel room she’s j...
18 alternative songs that were actually nominated for Oscars
18 alternative songs that were actually nominated for Oscars
There are three types when it comes to songs in feature films: The first is the song that you just know isn’t only going to be nominated for an Academy Award but in all likelihood will win it; the second is the song that’s snubbed by the Academy in a year jam-packed with standard Oscar fare (sometimes love songs from Disney movies); the third is the song that somehow isn’t even considered and migh
Oscars 2018: Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood, Sufjan Stevens among music nominees
Oscars 2018: Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood, Sufjan Stevens among music nominees
Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood, singer-songwriter Sufjan Stevens and more musicians have been announced among the nominees for the upcoming 90th Academy Awards, which will air live Sunday, March 4, on ABC. Read more: Jonny Greenwood lands Golden Globes nom Greenwood is nominated in the Best Original Score category for his work in Paul Thomas Anderson's Phantom Thread. Th ...
Under The Holiday Covers: Austrian Death Machine vs. Sufjan Stevens
Under The Holiday Covers: Austrian Death Machine vs. Sufjan Stevens
You think it’s hard to write an original song? Try finding a cover song that hasn’t been done before—it’s harder than you think. That’s why we bring you Under The Covers: Each week, we’ll pit two bands who have covered the same source material against one another, and it’s up to you to decide who comes out on top. SOURCE MATERIAL: James Lord Pierpont's "Jingle Bells" ...