1977 Karla Bonoff – Karla Bonoff

Karla Bonoff is the RIAA Gold-certified first album by singer/songwriter Karla Bonoff. It includes several of Bonoff’s compositions which had previously been prominently recorded: three by Linda Ronstadt (“Lose Again”, “If He’s Ever Near”, “Someone to Lay Down Beside Me”) and one by Bonnie Raitt (“Home”).

Tracks

1  Someone To Lay Down Beside Me (Karla Bonoff) 4:05
2  I Can’t Hold On (Karla Bonoff) 3:15
3  Lose Again (Karla Bonoff) 3:42
4  Home (Karla Bonoff) 4:19
5  Faces In The Wind (Craig Safan) 3:07
6  Isn’t It Always Love (Karla Bonoff) 3:08
7  If He’s Ever Near (Karla Bonoff) 3:17
8  Flying High (Steve Ferguson) 3:29
9  Falling Star (Karla Bonoff) 4:30
10  Rose In My Garden (Karla Bonoff) 4:43

Media

Musicians

1 Someone To Lay Down Beside Me

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
PercussionSteve Forman
PianoKarla Bonoff
VocalsKarla Bonoff


2 I Can’t Hold On

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarAndrew Gold
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
Acoustic GuitarKenny Edwards
PercussionSteve Forman
Background VocalsAndrew Gold
VocalsKarla Bonoff


3 Lose Again

PianoKarla Bonoff
VocalsKarla Bonoff


4 Home

BassEmory Gordy
DrumsJohn Ware
Steel GuitarDan Dugmore
Acoustic GuitarAndrew Gold
Acoustic GuitarKenny Edwards
MandolinKenny Edwards
PianoAndrew Gold
Background VocalsKenny Edwards
Background VocalsBrock Walsh
Background VocalsLinda Ronstadt
VocalsKarla Bonoff


5 Faces In The Wind

BassKenny Edwards
DrumsMike Botts
Steel GuitarDan Dugmore
ClavinetAndrew Gold
PianoKarla Bonoff
PercussionGreg Ladanyi
Background VocalsWendy Waldman
VocalsKarla Bonoff


6 Isn’t It Always Love

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
PianoAndrew Gold
PercussionSteve Forman
Background VocalsWendy Waldman
Background VocalsWaddy Wachtel
VocalsKarla Bonoff


7 If He’s Ever Near

BassKenny Edwards
Acoustic GuitarKarla Bonoff
PianoJai Winding
Background VocalsGlenn Frey
Background VocalsJohn David Souther
VocalsKarla Bonoff


8 Flying High

BassKenny Edwards
DrumsMike Botts
GuitarKenny Edwards
Steel GuitarDan Dugmore
Acoustic GuitarKarla Bonoff
Background VocalsKenny Edwards
VocalsKarla Bonoff


9 Falling Star

BassKenny Edwards
Acoustic GuitarKenny Edwards
Acoustic GuitarKarla Bonoff
HarmoniumAndrew Gold
VocalsKarla Bonoff


10 Rose In My Garden

BassKenny Edwards
DrumsMike Botts
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
PianoKarla Bonoff
Acoustic GuitarAndrew Gold
Background VocalsKenny Edwards
Background VocalsLinda Ronstadt
VocalsKarla Bonoff

Liner Notes

Producer – Kenny Edwards
Arranged By – David Campbell
Conductor – David Campbell
Engineer – Dennis Kirk, Greg Ladanyi
Engineer (Assistant) – Michael McGinnis, Serge Reyes
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Strings – David Campbell

Design – Tommy Steele
Photography By – Ethan Russell

Recorded At – The Sound Factory
Mastered At – A&M Mastering Studios
Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Inc.
Copyright (c) – CBS Inc.
Pressed By – Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Santa Maria
Manufactured By – Columbia Records
Manufactured By – CBS Inc.