Sufjan Stevens announces UK tour

This is freaky, folkers. Breakfast this morning was accompanied by the sweet sounds of Sufjan’s Illinois and thoughts of how much I’d love to see him live, and lo and behold a string of UK dates are announced.

The UK shows – his first in five years – are in support of his 2010 album The Age of Adz, which you can stream here

The dates are as follows. FFS is so very THERE.

12 May: London Royal Festival Hall
13 May: London Royal Festival Hall On sale: 2 March –

14 May: Brighton The Brighton Dome

16 May: Gateshead The Sage
On sale: 25 February –

17 May: Dublin Olympia
18 May: Dublin Olympia
On sale 25 Feb 9AM –

19 May: Manchester Apollo
On sale: 11AM 25 Feb –

Leave your suggestions of what to listen to tomorrow morning, below, and I shall do my best to bestow my new-found magical powers on the most deserving…