|1||Let's Hear That String Part Again, Because I Don't Think They Heard It All The Way Out In Bushnell|
|2||Riffs And Variations On A Single Note For Jelly Roll, Earl Hines, Louis Armstrong, Baby Dodds, And The King Of Swing, To Name A Few|
|3||Casimir Pulaski Day|
|4||In This Temple As In The Hearts Of Man For Whom He Saved The Earth|
|5||The Man Of Metropolis Steals Our Hearts|
|6||The Predatory Wasp Of The Palisades Is Out To Get Us!|
|9||They Are Night Zombies!! They Are Neighbors!! They Have Come Back From The Dead!! Ahhhh!|
|10||John Wayne Gacy, Jr.|
|11||Out Of Egypt, Into The Great Laugh Of Mankind, And I Shake The Dirt From My Sandals As I Run|
|12||To The Workers Of The Rock River Valley Region, I Have An Idea Concerning Your Predicament|
|13||A Short Reprise For Mary Todd, Who Went Insane, But For Very Good Reasons|
|14||The Seer's Tower|
|15||Prairie Fire That Wanders About|
|18||A Conjunction Of Drones Simulating The Way In Which Sufjan Stevens Has An Existential Crisis In The Great Godfrey Maze|
|19||Decatur, Or, Round Of Applause For Your Stepmother!|
|20||The Tallest Man, The Broadest Shoulders Part 1: The Great Frontier Part II: Come To Me Only With Playthings Now|
|21||Come On! Feel The Illinoise! Part I: The World's Columbian Exposition Part II: Carl Sandburg Visits Me In A Dream|
|23||Concerning The UFO Sighting Near Highland, Illinois|
|24||The Black Hawk War, Or, How To Demolish An Entire Civilization And Still Feel Good About Yourself In The Morning, Or, We Apologize For The Inconvenience But You're Going To Have To Leave Now, Or, "I Have Fought The Big Knives And Will Continue To Fight Them Until They Are Off Our Lands!"|
|25||One Last "Whoo-Hoo!" For The Pullman|
|AKR 014, none||Sufjan Stevens|| Illinois (2xLP, Album, Sup)||Asthmatic Kitty Records, Sounds Familyre||AKR 014, none||US||2005|
|AKR014, PCD-23635||Sufjan Stevens|| Illinoise (CD, Album)||Asthmatic Kitty Records, P-Vine Records||AKR014, PCD-23635||Japan||2005|
|RTRADLP250||Sufjan Stevens|| Illinois (2xLP, Album, Sup)||Rough Trade||RTRADLP250||Europe||2005|
|AKR 014||Sufjan Stevens|| Illinois (2xLP, Album, MP, RM, MI)||Asthmatic Kitty Records||AKR 014||US||2015|
|CYCLE 027||Sufjan Stevens|| Sufjan Stevens Invites You To: Come On Feel The Illinoise (CD, Album)||Cycle ||CYCLE 027||Benelux||2005|
Limited to 10,000 copies worldwide. This edition features Blue Marvel on the cover instead of Superman or the balloons. The records are on "Antimatter Blue" and "Cape White" colored vinyl. A red star-shaped 12" featuring "Chicago (Demo)" is also included. The audio from this release comes from the 2014 remaster of Illinois.
Triple gatefold sleeve.
Includes printed insert with lyrics on one side and a photo of "Sufjan Stevens and the Illinoisemakers" on the other.
Digital download card offers 10% discount on a future purchase from the Asthmatic Kitty label.
© ℗ 2005 Asthmatic Kitty Records
All songs © 2005 New Jerusalem Music/ASCAP
All songs recorded/engineered/produced Fall 2004 - Winter 2005.
Most of the songs were recorded at The Buddy Project (Astoria, Queens).
Many of the quiet parts were recorded at Sufjan's apartment in Brooklyn.
The piano was recorded in the dead of night at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.
The string quartet was recorded at Marla's apartment in Washington Heights.
Matt Morgan's vocals were recorded in Redhook, brooklyn.
The electric organ was recorded at the New Jerusalem Recreational Room in Clarksboro, NJ.
The vibraphone was recorded at Carroll Music Studios, New York City.
Mastered at West West Side Music, Tenafly, NJ.