RIYL: Andrew Bird, Neutral Milk Hotel, Sisyphus, Bon Iver, St. Vincent
Label: Asthmatic Kitty
Any die hard Sufjan fans out there? If you are, this pre-order was just dropped this morning in the UK and US. The UK version is a tie-dye 7″ limited to 2500 copies and the US version are random “gay pride” colors which include Red, Blue, Green, Yellow, Orange, Violet and “transitional” limited to 5000.
In celebration of Pride Month, Sufjan Stevens is releasing two new songs on the topic of love: ‚ÄúLove Yourself‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúWith My Whole Heart,‚ÄĚ available on limited-edition 7‚ÄĚ vinyl and on all digital platforms May 29, 2019. ‚ÄúLove Yourself‚ÄĚ is based on a sketch Sufjan wrote 20 years ago. The original 4-track demo he recorded in 1996 is included as well as a short instrumental reprise. ‚ÄúWith My Whole Heart‚ÄĚ is a completely new song that Sufjan wrote as a personal challenge to ‚Äúwrite an upbeat and sincere love song without conflict, anxiety, or self-deprecation.‚ÄĚ Sufjan also designed a new Gay Pride T-shirt that is available on his new merchandizing platform Sufjamz. A portion of the proceeds from this project will support two organizations that offer help for LGBTQ+ homeless kids in America‚ÄĒthe Ali Forney Center in Harlem, NY, and the Ruth Ellis Center in Detroit, MI.
Ships on or before June 30th.
US / CANADA:
Limited edition random gay pride colors. Limited to 5,000.
Limited edition tie-dye color available only in UK/EU. Limited to 2,500.
- Maybe Buy
- Not My Style
- Too Expensive