1977 Little Feat – Time Loves A Hero

Time Loves a Hero is the sixth studio album by the American rock band Little Feat, released in 1977. The album cover depicts the Cattolica di Stilo which is a church in Italy, but the background is the town of San Miguel de Allende Mexico and the statue in front of the Cattolica di Stilo is in San Miguel de Allende.


1  Hi Roller (Paul Barrere) 3:37
2  Time Loves A Hero (Bill Payne, Kenny Gradney, Paul Barrere) 3:48
3  Rocket In My Pocket (Lowell George) 3:24
4  Day At The Dog Races (Kenny Gradney, Paul Barrere, Sam Clayton) 6:31
5  Old Folks Boogie (Gabriel Paul Barrere, Paul Barrere) 3:33
6  Red Streamliner (Bill Payne, Fran Tate) 4:46
7  New Delhi Freight Train (Terry Allen) 3:43
8  Keepin’ Up With The Joneses (Lowell George, Paul Barrere) 3:48
9  Missin’ You (Paul Barrere) 2:21



BassKenny Gradney
DrumsRichie Hayward
GuitarPaul Barrere
GuitarLowell George
KeyboardsBill Payne
SynthesizerBill Payne
MarimbaBill Payne
PercussionRichie Hayward
PercussionSam Clayton
VocalsBill Payne
VocalsLowell George
VocalsSam Clayton
VocalsRichie Hayward

Other Musicians

2 Time Loves A Hero

GuitarFred Tackett
MandocelloFred Tackett

6 Red Streamliner

Background VocalsMichael McDonald
Background VocalsPatrick Simmons

7 New Delhi Freight Train

Acoustic GuitarPatrick Simmons

9 Missin’ You

DobroJeff Baxter


SaxLenny Pickett
SaxStephen Kupka
SaxEmilio Castillo
TromboneMic Gillette
TrumpetGreg Adams
TrumpetMic Gillette

Liner Notes

Producer – Ted Templeman
Arranged By (Horns) – Greg Adams
Arranged By (Strings) – Nick DeCaro
Coordinator (Production) – Beth Naranjo
Engineer – Donn Landee
Engineer (Assistant) – Kent Nebergall

Painting (Cover) – Neon Park
Photography By – Donn Landee

Recorded At – Sunset Sound
Recorded At – Warner Bros. Recording Studios
Recorded At – Western Recorders
Recorded At – Record Plant, Sausalito
Pressed By – Capitol Records Pressing Plant, Jacksonville
Made By – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Published By – Naked Snake Music
Published By – Kgin Music
Published By – Barrère Music
Published By – Streetlights Music
Published By – Green Shoes Pub. Co.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Copyright (c) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.