2015 Boz Scaggs – A Fool To Care

A Fool To Care is the eighteenth studio album by American singer-songwriter Boz Scaggs. It was released in the US on March 31, 2015, and in the UK on March 30, 2015, on 429 Records. The album was the second in a three-album series celebrating American roots music (Memphis being released in 2013 and Out of the Blues in 2018).

Tracks

1  Rich Woman (Dorothy La Bostrie; McKinley Millet) 02:58
2  I’m A Fool To Care (Ted Daffan) 02:04
3  Hell To Pay (feat. Bonnie Raitt) (Boz Scaggs) 06:15
4  Small Town Talk (Rick Danko; Robert Guidry) 03:40
5  Last Tango On 16th Street (Jack Wallroth) 06:24
6  There’s A Storm A Comin’ (Richard Hawley) 04:13
7  I’m So Proud (Curtis Mayfield) 03:37
8  I Want To See You (Jack Wallroth) 05:41
9  High Blood Pressure (Huey Smith) 03:35
10  Full Of Fire (Al Green; Mabon Hodges; Willie Mitchell) 04:17
11  Love Don’t Love Nobody (Charles Simmons; Joseph Jefferson) 05:08
12  Whispering Pines (Jaime Robertson; Richard Manuel) 04:20

Media

Musicians

1 Rich Woman

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
GuitarBoz Scaggs
GuitarAl Anderson
OrganJim Cox
SaxDoug Rowan
SaxJim Hoke
SaxEric Crystal
VocalsBoz Scaggs


2 I’m A Fool To Care

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
VocalsBoz Scaggs
GuitarRay Parker Jr
KeyboardsJim Cox
ClarinetJim Hoke
SaxDoug Rowan
SaxJim Hoke
SaxEric Crystal
VocalsBoz Scaggs


3 Hell To Pay

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
GuitarBoz Scaggs
GuitarRay Parker Jr
GuitarAl Anderson
Slide GuitarBonnie Raitt
KeyboardsJim Cox
VocalsBonnie Raitt
VocalsBoz Scaggs


4 Small Town Talk

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
GuitarBoz Scaggs
Acoustic GuitarRay Parker Jr
Acoustic GuitarBoz Scaggs
PercussionSteve Jordan
VocalsBoz Scaggs


5 Last Tango On 16th Street

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
VocalsBoz Scaggs
GuitarRay Parker Jr
KeyboardsJim Cox
BandoneonSeth Asarnow
SaxJim Hoke
VibraphoneJim Hoke
PercussionSteve Jordan
VocalsBoz Scaggs


6 There’s A Storm A Comin’

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
GuitarRay Parker Jr
Steel GuitarPaul Franklin
OrganJim Cox
PianoJim Cox
SynthesizerClifford Carter
AccordionJim Hoke
VocalsBoz Scaggs


7 I’m So Proud

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
GuitarRay Parker Jr
OrganJim Cox
PianoJim Cox
VibraphoneJim Cox
Background VocalsConesha Owens
Background VocalsFred Ross
Background VocalsTony Lindsay
Background VocalsSteve Jordan
VocalsBoz Scaggs


8 I Want To See You

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
GuitarBoz Scaggs
GuitarRay Parker Jr
OrganJim Cox
PianoEric Crystal
BandoneonSeth Asarnow
ClarinetJim Hoke
FluteJim Hoke
SaxJim Hoke
SaxEric Crystal
SaxDoug Rowan
Background VocalsSteve Jordan
VocalsBoz Scaggs


9 High Blood Pressure

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
VocalsBoz Scaggs
GuitarRay Parker Jr
PianoJim Cox
Background VocalsConesha Owens
Background VocalsFred Ross
Background VocalsTony Lindsay
VocalsBoz Scaggs


10 Full Of Fire

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
GuitarRay Parker Jr
GuitarReggie Young
GuitarBoz Scaggs
OrganJim Cox
SaxJim Horn
SaxLannie McMillan
TromboneJack Hale
TrumpetBen Cauley
TrumpetQuentin Ware
VocalsBoz Scaggs


11 Love Don’t Love Nobody

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
GuitarRay Parker Jr
GuitarReggie Young
OrganSeth Asarnow
OrganJim Cox
PianoJim Cox
VibraphoneJim Cox
Background VocalsConesha Owens
Background VocalsFred Ross
Background VocalsTony Lindsay
VocalsBoz Scaggs


12 Whispering Pines

BassWillie Weeks
DrumsSteve Jordan
GuitarRay Parker Jr
Steel GuitarPaul Franklin
OrganJim Cox
VocalsLucinda Williams
VocalsBoz Scaggs

Strings

Cello – Anthony LaMerchina, Sarighani Reist (Tracks 10, 11)
Viola – Kristin Wilkinson, Monisa Angell (Tracks 10, 11)
Violin – Alicia Enstrom, David Angell, David Davidson, Wei Tsun Chang (Tracks 10, 11)

Liner Notes

Producer – Steve Jordan
Arranged By (Woodwinds) – Jim Hoke (Track 5)
Coordinator (Logistics And Production) – Chris Tabarez
Coordinator (Production) – Lauren S. Spalding
Conductor (Horns) – Steve Jordan (Track 10)
Conductor (Strings) – Lester Snell (Tracks 10, 11)
Engineer (Additional, Recording) – Chris Tabarez, J. Michael Rodriguez
Engineer (Assistant) – Sean Badum, Diego Ruelas
Engineer (Recording) – Niko Bolas
Mastered By – Bernie Grundman
Mixed By – Dave O’Donnell, Steve Jordan (Track 1)
Mixed By – Niko Bolas (Tracks 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)

Art Direction – Jeri Heiden, Nick Steinhardt
Design – Jeri Heiden, Nick Steinhardt
Photography By – Danny Clinch

Mastered At – Bernie Grundman Mastering
Mixed At – Capitol Mastering
Mixed At – Blackbird Studio
Recorded At – The Barn, Napa Valley
Phonographic Copyright (p) – SLG, LLC
Copyright (c) – SLG, LLC