Sufjan Stevens Drops Unreleased Track From Carrie & Lowell
Wallowa Lake Monster will be part of a mixtape of outtakes and demos.
Carrie & Lowell was Sufjan’s last album that detailed his coming to terms with his mother’s death. Wallowa Lake Monster is a previously unreleased track that will be featured as one of four songs that were cut from the album in a mixtape that includes outtakes and demos called The Greatest Gift.
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Wallowa Lake Monster
The song reflects on the singers tough childhood. He sings, “But have you heard the story of my mother’s fate?/ She left us in Detroit in the rain with a pillow case/ Fortune for the paper weight.”
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