Stephen Chapman

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Recommended: Sufjen Stevens – No shade in the shadow of the cross

I heard this song on a podcast a couple of weeks ago and I made a mental note to revisit it as the unusual vocals interested me. Then at the weekend, Pete bought the album on a whim without even realising that I knew of the artist.

Sufjan Stevens is an interesting singer-songwriter can seems to be able put to use just about any instrument you hand him and has made electronica albums and more. But his 7th album is all acoustic guitar based. His album Carrie and Lowell from which this song is selected, is packed with examples of his stellar songwriting,

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This entry was posted on April 5, 2015 by in music and tagged , .

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