1979 Karla Bonoff – Restless Nights

Restless Nights is the second album by singer/songwriter Karla Bonoff. The album peaked at No. 31 on the Billboard albums charts.

Karla Bonoff (born December 27, 1951) is an American singer-songwriter. While Bonoff has released a number of albums, she is primarily known for her songwriting. Bonoff’s songs include “Home,” covered by Bonnie Raitt, “Tell Me Why” by Wynonna Judd, and “Isn’t It Always Love” by Lynn Anderson.

Tracks

1  Trouble Again (Karla Bonoff; Kenny Edwards) 03:34
2  Restless Nights (Karla Bonoff) 05:14
3  The Letter (Karla Bonoff) 02:43
4  When You Walk In The Room (Jackie DeShannon) 02:55
5  Only A Fool (Karla Bonoff) 06:00
Baby Don’t Go (Karla Bonoff; Kenny Edwards) 03:17
7  Never Stop Her Heart (Karla Bonoff) 04:45
8  Loving You (Karla Bonoff) 03:23
9  The Water Is Wide (Traditional) 04:58

Musicians

1 Trouble Again

BassKenny Edwards
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarDan Dugmore
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
Acoustic GuitarKarla Bonoff
PianoDon Grolnick
PercussionSteve Forman
Background VocalsKenny Edwards
VocalsKarla Bonoff


2 Restless Nights

BassKenny Edwards
DrumsRick Marotta
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
Acoustic GuitarKarla Bonoff
Electric PianoAndrew Gold
Background VocalsDon Henley
Background VocalsJohn David Souther
VocalsKarla Bonoff


3 The Letter

Electric PianoDon Grolnick
PianoKarla Bonoff
VocalsKarla Bonoff


4 When You Walk In The Room

BassKenny Edwards
DrumsRuss Kunkel
GuitarDan Dugmore
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
Acoustic GuitarKarla Bonoff
PianoDon Grolnick
Background VocalsJackie DeShannon
VocalsKarla Bonoff


5 Only A Fool

GuitarKenny Edwards
DrumsRuss Kunkel
Acoustic GuitarDavid Lindley
Acoustic GuitarKarla Bonoff
PianoDon Grolnick
VocalsKarla Bonoff


6 Baby Don’t Go

BassKenny Edwards
DrumsRick Marotta
GuitarWaddy Wachtel
GuitarAndrew Gold
Acoustic GuitarKarla Bonoff
PercussionAndrew Gold
Background VocalsKenny Edwards
Background VocalsAndrew Gold
VocalsKarla Bonoff


7 Never Stop Her Heart

BassKenny Edwards
DrumsRick Marotta
GuitarAndrew Gold
Acoustic GuitarKarla Bonoff
PercussionSteve Forman
Background VocalsWendy Waldman
VocalsKarla Bonoff


8 Loving You

BassKenny Edwards
DrumsRick Marotta
GuitarDanny Kortchmar
GuitarEd Black
PianoKarla Bonoff
Background VocalsKenny Edwards
VocalsKarla Bonoff


9 The Water Is Wide

BassKenny Edwards
Acoustic GuitarKarla Bonoff
Acoustic GuitarJames Taylor
AccordionGarth Hudson
Background VocalsJames Taylor
Background VocalsJohn David Souther
VocalsKarla Bonoff

Liner Notes

Producer – Kenny Edwards
Arranged By (Strings) – David Campbell
Arranged By, Adapted By – Karla Bonoff, Frank Hamilton, Pete Seeger (Track 9)
Conductor (Strings) – David Campbell
Engineer (Assistant) – Ernie Sheesley
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Greg Ladanyi
Recorded By – Jim Nipar, Greg Ladanyi

Art Direction, Design – John Kosh
Photography – Aaron Rapoport

Mastered At A&M Studios
Mixed At The Sound Factory, Los Angeles
Recorded At The Sound Factory, Los Angeles
Recorded At A&M Studios