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Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell (March 31, 2015) Album

Discussion in 'Music Forum' started by Melody Bot, Jan 9, 2016.

  1. Melody Bot

    Your friendly little forum bot. Staff Member

    Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell
    Release Date: 3/31/15

    1. "Death with Dignity" 3:59
    2. "Should Have Known Better" 5:07
    3. "All of Me Wants All of You" 3:41
    4. "Drawn to the Blood" 3:18
    5. "Eugene" 2:26
    6. "Fourth of July" 4:39
    7. "The Only Thing" 4:44
    8. "Carrie & Lowell" 3:14
    9. "John My Beloved" 5:04
    10. "No Shade in the Shadow of the Cross" 2:40
    11. "Blue Bucket of Gold"
  2. So glad this finally clicked with me. Excellent album.
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  3. Leftandleaving

    I will be okay. everything Supporter

    This only gets better and better
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  4. irthesteve

    formerly irthesteve Prestigious

    If he plays this whole album at Coachella like he did on tour last year I'm going to be pretty bummed and skip his set.
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  5. cwhit

    still emperor emo Prestigious

    This is the set (other than emperor X) I've thought about more any any other live set I've seen since Kanye
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  6. irthesteve

    formerly irthesteve Prestigious

    The show was amazing, but selfishly I want more of a mix from adz and illinoise
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  7. Meerkat

    human junk drawer Prestigious

    I don't listen to this too much because it's such an emotionally exhausting record, but fuck if it wasn't one of the best things released last year
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  8. Deathco_019 Mar 12, 2016
    (Last edited: Mar 12, 2016)


    Yeah this is a record that I don't listen to much for whatever reason, I guess it's just not within my regular listening habits, but it's also such an incredible record whenever I put it on.
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  9. when it's raining and I have nothing to do, I put this on the record player and crawl under the covers. the best album for that
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  10. Matt Chylak

    I can always be better, so I'll always try. Supporter

    Read part of Stereogum's Top 10 Sufjan Songs and turned the first track of Carrie & Lowell on again. Big mistake... I'm pretty much crying at work now.
  11. OhTheWater

    Let it run Supporter

  12. sunshift


    This album is definitely at the top of my list for hard-hitting records. I discovered it shortly before my brother died and it broke me. I was afraid to listen to it for a while after because of what it's written about and because I knew what it did to me the first time I heard it. When I finally listened to it again I cried through the whole thing. I don't listen to it often, but it's one I will hold close to me forever.
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  13. Horrorca


    this was my favorite album of 2015 - incredible

    it was so cool getting him to go back to a more restrained and intimate sound after AoA's maximalism, and being amazing at both sounds

    I'm really curious about where he will go next, he's def one of the most special artists of our times, no doubt
  14. zmtr


  15. brandon_260

    Trusted Prestigious

    I'm very excited to hear that. I've heard nothing but amazing things about the way he reworked the tracks on that tour.
  16. ImAMetaphor

    absence 8/20/21 Prestigious

    Fuckkkkk that is going to be amazing
  17. cwhit

    still emperor emo Prestigious

    been waiting so long for this
  18. irthesteve

    formerly irthesteve Prestigious

    That's awesome, the live versions of the C+L songs from that tour were astonishing
  19. ImAMetaphor

    absence 8/20/21 Prestigious

    I am SO bummed I missed that tour. I got into the record like, two months too late.
  20. zmtr


    Saw him on that tour cycle at Eaux Claires. It was perfect.
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  21. irthesteve

    formerly irthesteve Prestigious

    Oh shit, I totally forgot but C+E Live is out NOW
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  22. irthesteve

    formerly irthesteve Prestigious

    Hollly shit, holy shitttttt THIS HAS THE 20 MINUTE VERSION OF BLUE BUCKET OF GOLD

    ok I have to calm down

    also, the Gallant collab of Hotline Bling is on this.

    also, it's 16 tracks. It's most definitely the entire set from the tour
  23. Drewski

    Maybe so, maybe not.

    Dude...what the fuck. I was going to go to bed early for once...

    NINJA EDIT: Wait, where is it?
  24. irthesteve

    formerly irthesteve Prestigious

  25. ImAMetaphor

    absence 8/20/21 Prestigious

    I'll listen either tomorrow night or Saturday night. It's too late for me to start it right now. I'm very excited, though. C&l is in my top three albums of all-time.
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