1991 Bob Seger – The Fire Inside

The Fire Inside is the fourteenth studio album by American singer-songwriter Bob Seger. The album was released in mid 1991 on the record label, Capitol. It was Seger’s first album of entirely new music since Like a Rock in 1986. It features contributions from Joe Walsh, Bruce Hornsby, Roy Bittan, Steve Lukather, Don Was, Waddy Wachtel, Rick Vito, Mike Campbell, Patty Smyth, Lisa Germano, and Kenny Aronoff.

Tracks

1  Take A Change (Bob Seger) 3:40
2  The Real Love (Bob Seger) 4:39
3  Sightseeing (Bob Seger) 3:39
4  Real At The Time (Bob Seger) 3:52
5  Always In My Heart (Bob Seger) 4:14
6  The Fire Inside (Bob Seger) 5:56
7  New Coat Of Paint (Tom Waits) 3:25
8  Which Way (Bob Seger) 3:57
9  The Mountain (Bob Seger) 6:44
10 The Long Way Home (Bob Seger) 4:24
11  Stone Blind Love (Tom Waits) 4:22
12  She Can’t Do Anything Wrong (Bill Davis, Walt Richmond) 3:37

Media

Musicians

1 Take A Chance

BassDon Was
DrumsKenny Aronoff
GuitarRick Vito
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
GuitarBob Seger
OrganCraig Frost
PianoCraig Frost
SynthesizerJamie Muhoberac
ViolinLisa Germano


2 The Real Love

BassJames Hutchinson
DrumsKenny Aronoff
GuitarMike Campbell
Acoustic GuitarMike Campbell
Acoustic GuitarWaddy Wachtel
12 String GuitarMike Campbell
OrganCraig Frost
SynclavierJames Newton-Howard
SynthesizerJamie Muhoberac
Background VocalsPatty Smyth
Background VocalsJohn David Souther
Background VocalsDonny Gerrard
Background VocalsOren Waters
Background VocalsDonald Ray Mitchell
Background VocalsHarry Bowens


3 Sightseeing

BassDon Was
DrumsKenny Aronoff
Acoustic GuitarBob Seger
Acoustic GuitarWaddy Wachtel
AccordionBruce Hornsby
ViolinLisa Germano
SaxAlto Reed
Background VocalsOren Waters
Background VocalsPatty Smyth
Background VocalsJohn David Souther
Background VocalsDonny Gerrard


4 Real At The Time

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsEddie Bayers
GuitarBob Seger
OrganCraig Frost
Background VocalsShaun Murphy
Background VocalsThornetta Davis
Background VocalsMimi Cooper


5 Always In My Heart

BassMichael Rhodes
DrumsEddie Bayers
GuitarDann Huff
Acoustic GuitarDon Potter
PianoBruce Hornsby
SynthesizerCraig Frost
SynthesizerBarry Beckett


6 The Fire Inside

BassBob Glaub
DrumsRuss Kunkel
Acoustic GuitarSteve Lukather
OrganJai Winding
PianoRoy Bittan


7 New Coat Of Paint

BassBuell Neidlinger
DrumsRichie Hayward
GuitarDean Parks
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
PianoBill Payne


8 Which Way

BassJames Hutchinson
DrumsKenny Aronoff
GuitarBob Seger
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
Slide GuitarJohn Jorgenson
OrganCraig Frost


9 The Mountain

BassJames Hutchinson
DrumsKenny Aronoff
Guitar (solo)Joe Walsh
GuitarBob Seger
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
12 String GuitarJoe Walsh
PianoCraig Frost
SynthesizerJamie Muhoberac
PercussionKenny Aronoff
Background VocalsPatty Smyth


10 The Long Way Home

BassChris Campbell
DrumsDavid Teegarden
GuitarSteve Lukather
Slide GuitarRick Vito
PianoBob Seger
SynthesizerCraig Frost
SaxAlto Reed


11 Stone Blind Love

BassBuell Neidlinger
DrumsRichie Hayward
Acoustic GuitarFred Tackett
Acoustic GuitarDean Parks
PianoBill Payne
ViolinRichard Greene
ViolinBobby Bruce
Background VocalsShaun Murphy
Background VocalsLaura Creamer
Background VocalsRosemary Butler
Background VocalsDonny Gerrard


12 She Can’t Do Anything Wrong

BassChris Campbell
DrumsDavid Teegarden
GuitarRick Vito
GuitarDann Huff
Slide GuitarRick Vito
OrganCraig Frost
PianoWalt Richmond
SaxAlto Reed
 

Liner Notes

Producer – Don Was (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 8, 9)
Producer – Barry Beckett, Bob Seger (Tracks 4, 5, 10, 12)
Producer – Punch Andrews (Tracks 6, 11, 12)
Coordinator (Production Coordinator) – Glenn Preston
Engineer – Allen Abrahamson, Bryant Arnett, Craig Brock, Dennis Forbes, Ed Goodreau, Gerard Smerek, John Kunz, Mike Mason, Randy Wine
Engineer – Ed Cherney (Tracks 2, 3, 8, 9)
Engineer – Justin Niebank (Tracks 4, 5, 10, 12)
Engineer – Thom Panunzio (Tracks 6, 7, 11)
Engineer (Assistant) – Dan Bosworth (Tracks 2, 3, 8, 9)
Engineer (Assistant) – Jim DeMain, John Hurley (Tracks 4, 5, 10, 12)
Engineer (Assistant) – Tom Banghart (Tracks 6, 7, 11)
Engineer (Assistant Mixing) – Brett Swain
Engineer (Assistant Mixing) – Dan Bosworth, Marnie Riley (Track 2)
Engineer (Assistant Mixing) – Buzz Burrowes (Track 9)
Mastered By – Wally Traugott
Mixed By – Bob Seger
Mixed By – David Cole, Andrew Punc (Tracks 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12)
Mixed By – Don Smith, Don Was (Track 2)
Mixed By – Ed Cherney (Track 9)

Manufactured By – Capitol Records, Inc.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Capitol Records, Inc.
Copyright (c) – Capitol Records, Inc.
Pressed By – EMI Uden
Engineered At – Ocean Way Recording
Engineered At – Digital Recorders
Engineered At – A&M Studios
Mixed At – Conway Studios
Mixed At – Record Plant, Los Angeles
Mastered At – Capitol Mastering