1979 Louise Goffin – Kid Blue

Goffin, Louise 1979Louise Lynn Goffin is a singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist and Producer of the Grammy Nominated Album “A Holiday Carole”. Signed by record executive Lenny Waronker to Dreamworks in 1999, Louise released her critically acclaimed CD Sometimes a Circle on Dreamworks in 2002. She also independently released the album Bad Little Animals in June 2008 on her label Majority Of One Records, launched May 2008.

Goffin’s parents are songwriters Carole King and Gerry Goffin. At the age of 14 she and her sister Sherry provided vocals for the song “Nightingale” on her mother Carole King’s album, Wrap Around Joy, released in 1974. She also sang backing vocals on Carole king’s 1975 release, “Really Rosie”. Goffin’s debut public performance was opening for Jackson Browne at the Troubadour when she was 17 years old. Her debut album Kid Blue, produced by Danny Kortchmar, was released on Elektra/Asylum in 1979.

Tracks

1  Kid Blue (Billie Hipple, Louise Goffin) 3:09
2  All I’ve Got to Do (John Lennon, Paul McCartney) 2:52
3  Hurt by Love (Danny Kortchmar) 3:37
4  Red Lite Fever (Danny Kortchmar, Louise Goffin) 3:41
5  Remember (Walking In The Sand) (George Morton) 3:33
6  Jimmy and the Tough Kids (Louise Goffin) 3:41
7  Angels Ain’t fot Keeping (Louise Goffin) 3:24
8  Long Distance (Louise Goffin) 3:49
9  Trapeze (Louise Goffin) 3:41
10  Singing Out Alone (Louise Goffin) 3:47

Media

Musicians

1 Kid Blue

Bass John Pierce
Drums Mike Baird
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards David Paich
Piano Louise Goffin


2 All I’ve Got to Do

Bass John Pierce
Drums Mike Baird
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards David Paich
Background Vocals Curtis Coleman


3 Hurt by Love

Bass Kenny Edwards
Drums Russ Kunkel
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Organ Don Grolnick
Piano Louise Goffin
Background Vocals Jorge Calderon
Background Vocals Kenny Edwards


4 Red Lite Fever

Bass Leland Sklar
Drums David Kemper
Guitar Louise Goffin
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Keyboards Peter Robinson
Background Vocals Curtis Coleman


5 Remember (walking in the sand)

Bass Leland Sklar
Drums David Kemper
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Waddy Wachtel
Organ Andrew Gold
Piano Louise Goffin


6 Jimmy and the Tough Kids

Bass Dean Cortez
Drums David Kemper
Guitar Louise Goffin
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Mike Landau
Keyboards Andrew Gold
Piano Louise Goffin
Piano Bob Mayo


7 Angels Ain’t for Keeping

Bass Mike Porcaro
Drums David Kemper
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Mike Landau
Keyboards Peter Robinson


8 Long Distance

Drums David Kemper
Guitar Kenny Edwards
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Piano Louise Goffin
Background Vocals Curtis Coleman
Background Vocals Kenny Edwards


9 Trapeze

Bass Mike Porcaro
Drums Russ Kunkel
Guitar Danny Kortchmar
Guitar Waddy Wachtel
Organ Don Grolnick
Background Vocals John David Souther


10 Singing Out Alone

Drums Mike Baird
Guitar Steve Lukather
Keyboards David Paich
Piano Louise Goffin
Strings David Campbell
Percussion Peter Asher
Background Vocals Don Henley
Background Vocals Carole King
Vocals John David Souther

Liner Notes

Producer – Danny Kortchmar
Engineer – Dennis Kirk
Engineer [Second] – Butch Lynch, Gale Veltri, George Ybarra, Rick Powell, Serge Kreyers
Arranged By (Strings) – David Campbell (Track 10)

Art Direction, Design – Ron Coro
Photography By – Gary Heery

Manufactured By – Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Elektra/Asylum Records
Copyright (c) – Elektra/Asylum Records
Recorded At – The Sound Factory