1975 Bonnie Raitt – Home Plate

Home Plate is the fifth album by Bonnie Raitt, released in 1975.

Bonnie Lynn Raitt (born November 8, 1949) is an American blues singer-songwriter and slide guitar player. During the 1970s, Raitt released a series of roots-influenced albums which incorporated elements of blues, rock, folk and country.

Tracks

1  What Do You Want The Boy To Do (Allen Toussaint) 3:20
2  Good Enough (John Hall, Johanne Hall) 2:56
3  Run Like A Thief (John David Souther) 3:02
4  Fool Yourself (Fred Tackett) 3:05
5  My First Night Alone Without You (Kin Vassy) 3:07
6  Walk Out The Front Door (Mark T Jordan, Rip Stock) 3:09
7  Sugar Mama (Delbert McClinton, Glen Clark) 3:46
8  Pleasin’ Each Other (Bill Payne, Fran Tate) 3:45
9  I’m Blowin’ Away (Eric Kaz) 3:25
10  Sweet And Shiny Eyes (Nan O’Byrne) 2:46

Media

Musicians

1 What Do You Want The Boy To Do

BassFreebo
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarWill McFarlane
GuitarJohn Hall
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
KeyboardsBill Payne


2 Good Enough

BassFreebo
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarWill McFarlane
GuitarJohn Hall
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
KeyboardsBill Payne


3 Run Like A Thief

BassFreebo
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarWill McFarlane
GuitarJohn Hall
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
KeyboardsBill Payne
HarpSebastian, John
Background VocalsJackson Browne
Background VocalsRosemary Butler
Background VocalsTerry Reid
Background VocalsJohn David Souther


4 Fool Yourself

BassFreebo
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarWill McFarlane
GuitarJohn Hall
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
KeyboardsBill Payne
Background VocalsJackson Browne
Background VocalsRosemary Butler
Background VocalsTerry Reid


5 My First Night Alone Without You

BassFreebo
DrumsDennis Whitted
GuitarWill McFarlane
GuitarJohn Hall
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
KeyboardsBill Payne
PianoJai Winding


6 Walk Out The Front Door

BassFreebo
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarWill McFarlane
GuitarJohn Hall
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
KeyboardsBill Payne
PianoWilliam Smith


7 Sugar Mama

BassFreebo
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarWill McFarlane
GuitarJohn Hall
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
ClavinetJai Winding
SaxJim Gordon
SaxGeorge Bohanon
TromboneDick Hyde
PercussionJeffrey Porcaro
PercussionJoe Porcaro
Background VocalsVenetta Fields
Background VocalsRobbie Montgomery
Background VocalsMaxayn Lewis
Background VocalsJerry Jumonville


8 Pleasin’ Each Other

BassFreebo
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarWill McFarlane
GuitarJohn Hall
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
KeyboardsBill Payne
SaxJerry Jumonville


9 I’m Blowin’ Away

BassFreebo
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarWill McFarlane
GuitarJohn Hall
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
KeyboardsBill Payne
Background VocalsJackson Browne
Background VocalsJohn David Souther
Background VocalsEmmylou Harris


10 Sweet And Shiny Eyes

BassFreebo
DrumsGary Mallaber
GuitarWill McFarlane
GuitarJohn Hall
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
KeyboardsBill Payne
Background VocalsJackson Browne
Background VocalsDebbie Greene
Background VocalsGreg Prestopino
Background VocalsJohn Herald
Background VocalsWillow van der Hoek
Background VocalsTom Waits

Liner Notes

Producer – Paul A Rothchild
Arranged By (Horn) – Fred Tackett, Jerry Jumonville
Arranged By (Horn) – Bill Payne (Track 8)
Arranged By (Strings) – Nick DeCaro
Concertmaster – Harry Bluestone
Engineer – Fritz RIchmond

Art Direction – Robert Lockhart
Photography By (Back Cover) – Michael Dobo
Photography By (Cover) – Norman Seeff

Record Company – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Record Company – Warner Bros. Inc.
Record Company – Warner Communications
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Copyright (c) – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Pressed By – Capitol Records Pressing Plant, Jacksonville
Mastered At – Artisan Sound Recorders
Recorded At – Elektra Sound Recorders