Sufjan Steven Shares Rare "Chicago" Demo

From the upcoming Illinois reissue
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From the upcoming Illinois reissue
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Sufjan Stevens is reissuing his 2005 classic Illinois on April 1. Today Soof’s label, Asthmatic Kitty, have announced that each reissue will come with a rare “Chicago” demo, pressed onto a die-cut 12" shaped like a star on the Chicago flag.

You can listen to it below and catch it on digital retailers mañana.

The Illinois reissue will feature brand-new art (the album came with at least four different covers when it was released). As you can see, it features the Marvel character The Blue Marvel.

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Here’s the original “Chicago”: