Posts tagged "Sufjan Stevens"
I Met My Wife Because I Made a Christmas Record: Download the LP for FREE

I Met My Wife Because I Made a Christmas Record: Download the LP for FREE

In the summer of 2004, my friends Matt and Rebecca Fillingham gave me a copy of a Christmas album they made together as husband and wife. Being perpetually nine-years-old in my mind, my 25-year-old self listened to it and instantly replied, “I want to make a Christmas record, too!” That fall, beginning in early October,...
Difficult to Wine About Such Grape People!: Press Update

Difficult to Wine About Such Grape People!: Press Update

Danny J. Gibson (@DJGKCMOUSA) has become the (slightly burnt) toast of the Kansas City art scene this fall. He’s been on KC’s NPR affiliate, KCUR, featured in The Pitch, celebrated in New York City’s Felt & Wire, interviewed at length on one of @BARRR‘s A. D. D. Podcasts, and celebrated on numerous blogs as well. Just when Danny...
Sufjan Stevens Christmas Song Contest Entry

Sufjan Stevens Christmas Song Contest Entry

In 2007, Asthmatic Kitty Records hosted “The Great Sufjan Song Xmas Xchange!” In short, recording artist Sufjan Stevens – most recently famous for releasing an hour-long “EP” and an album, The Age of Adz, within the span of a month – hosted a Christmas songwriting competition. I wrote and contributed my own song, titled “Bethlehem...