Please note: the official album credits don't entirely do justice to everyone we need to thank for having helped us on this record, including our collaborators Andy Thompson and Bruce Templeton, as well as Copycats Media, all past members of the GC (Jason McGrath, Pete Smucker, Justin Schell, Emily Lechner, Sam Goodner, Kristine Miller) and The Things Themselves (Rob Slifkin, Matthew McDonald, Wade Casstevens, Nic Brown, Matt Chambers, Gabrielle Gopinath, Jay Curley, Matt Katz, Bruce Nelson), Jeffrey Eugenides, Deborah Rosenstein, and all our fans. And Jim McDonald.
released May 15, 2010
The Gated Community is:
Sumanth Gopinath: vocals, electric & acoustic guitars, organs, piano, tambourine
Katie Harris: vocals
Scott Williams: mandolin, acoustic guitar, vocals
Teresa Gowan: fiddle, vocals, accordion, harmonica
Cody Johnson: bass, vocals
Dav Kemp: drums, percussion, shout
Recorded at the Library, Minneapolis
Additional recording at Instrument Landing, Minneapolis, and Dartfork Sound, St. Paul
Recorded and mixed by Andy Thompson
Produced by The Gated Community and Andy Thompson
Mastered by Bruce Templeton, Magneto Mastering
All songs: words by Sumanth Gopinath, Music by The Gated Community, except
"I Got Drunk (And It Worked)" by Rob Slifkin, arranged by The Gated Community, and "Minnesota Brother" by Thomas Campbell and Sumanth Gopinath (words), and The Gated Community (music).
Art design/photos: Dav Kemp, Ryan Stokes, and Teresa Gowan
Thanks: MBOTMA, Beth Hartman, Mass General, KFAI, Ryan Stokes, Peter Cullen, Intermedia Arts, Karl Marx, Antonio Gramsci, Fredric Jameson, Perry Anderson, New Left Review, James Dillon, Salvatore Sciarrino, Michael Cherlin, Rob Slifkin and The Things Themselves, Thomas Campbell, Emily Lechner, Gated Commnunity emeritus members, Sam Goodner, and all our families, friends, and loved ones.
or at www.facebook.com/thegatedcommunityband