Sufjan Stevens, The Avalanche is being released on vinyl at last on August 31 2018 . Vinyl has been mastered by Kevin Gray and pressed at IRP in Jersey. Initially conceived by Sufjan as part of a double album version of Illinois, Sufjan and Asthmatic Kitty Kitty instead released Avalanche as a follow-up companion album on CD and digital. Fans have requested a vinyl pressing of Avalanche ever since its release. To celebrate the album’s release to vinyl, Asthmatic Kitty Records is releasing a special colored edition, with the first of the 2XLP in “Hatchback Orange,” and the second LP in “Avalanche White.” The edition is limited to 10,000 units worldwide.