Annotation

The front cover and spine of this album reads:

SUFJAN STEVENS presents... Greetings From Michigan The Great Lake State

Please do not enter a mod to change the title of this album to some variation on the above; it has come up and been voted down multiple times.


Label: Asthmatic Kitty - Catalog #: AKR007

Label: Sounds Familyre - Catalog #: 10

Annotation last modified on 2010-03-19 21:24 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Flint (For the Unemployed and Underpaid)
3:44
2 All Good Naysayers, Speak Up! Or Forever Hold Your Peace!
4:34
3 For the Widows in Paradise, For the Fatherless in Ypsilanti
5 3:57
4 Say Yes! to M!ch!gan!
2:46
5 The Upper Peninsula
5 3:23
6 Tahquamenon Falls
2:19
7 Holland
3:26
8 Detroit, Lift Up Your Weary Head! (Rebuild! Restore! Reconsider!)
8:21
9 Romulus
4:42
10 Alanson, Crooked River
1:19
11 Sleeping Bear, Sault Saint Marie
2:52
12 They Also Mourn Who Do Not Wear Black (For the Homeless in Muskegon)
6:21
13 Oh God, Where Are You Now? (In Pickeral Lake? Pigeon? Marquette? Mackinaw?)
9:24
14 Redford (For Yia-Yia & Pappou)
2:02
15 Vito's Ordination Song
5 7:07

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Tom Eaton (tracks 1, 3, 8, 15)
Stephen Halker (tracks 4, 8, 13)
trombone:
John Ringhofer (track 13)
composer:
Sufjan Stevens (tracks 1–15)
lyricist:
Sufjan Stevens (track 13)
producer:
Sufjan Stevens (tracks 1–15)
recorded by:
Sufjan Stevens (tracks 1–15)
vocals:
Monique Aiuto (tracks 8, 15)
Vito Aiuto (track 15)
John Ringhofer (track 13)
Daniel Smith (vocalist for US indie-pop/gospel group Danielson Famile) (track 15)
Elin Smith (tracks 2–5, 11–13, 15)
Megan Smith (tracks 2, 5, 8, 11–13)
Sufjan Stevens (tracks 1–5, 7–9, 11–13, 15)
recording of:
Holland (track 7)
Romulus (track 9)
Tahquamenon Falls (track 6)