1981 Cold Fire – Too Cold

Too Cold is a one time album by Cold Fire (Douglas Stevens, Jimmy Weaver, Michael Loatman, Ray Towns, Raymond Towns Jr., Roland Jennings, Ronald Rillera, Warren Petty and William Reese). It was released in 1981 on Capitol Records.


1  H.F.R.S. (Hustling, Freaking, Rocking, Streaking) (Ray Towns) 05:13
2  Time To Leave (Ronald Rillera) 06:16
3  Daydreamin’ (Michael Loatman; Warren Petty) 04:35
4  Ride (Ronald Rillera) 04:32
5  Booty’s Duty (Cold Fire) 04:50
6  Pressure (Cold Fire) 05:42
7  Whispering (Ronald Rillera; William Reese) 07:23


BassNathan East
DrumsAlvin Taylor
DrumsLeon Chancler
DrumsRay Towns
Electronic DrumsCecil Hale
KeyboardsPatrice Rushen
KeyboardsRonald Rillera
SynthesizerCecil Hale
SynthesizerRonald Rillera
HornsArthur Maebe
HornsDouglas Stevens
HornsJimmy Weaver
HornsGeorge Bohanon
HornsHenry Sigismonti
HornsGary Grant
HornsRalf Rickert
HornsRay Pizzi
HornsRoland Jennings

Other Musicians

Strings – Allan Harshman, Armand Kaproff, Gareth Nuttycombe, Glen Dickterow, Harry Bluestone, Israel Baker, Joseph Stepansky, Mari Botnick, Myra Kestenbaum, Nathan Ross, Pamela Goldsmith, Ray Kelley, Sheldon Sanov, Stanley Plummer, William Rischbach

Liner Notes

Producer – Cecil Hale
Arranged By (Horns, Strings) – Richard Egizi (Tracks 1, 2, 3, 6, 7)
Arranged By (Rhythm) – Cecil Hale
Directed By – Lewis Gray, Ray Towns
Mastered By – Wally Traugott
Mixed By – David Cole, Frank Kejmar, Hank Cicalo, Jerry Peters
Recorded By – David Cole, Frank Kejmar, Hank Cicalo, Jerry Peters

Art Direction – Roy Kohara
Illustration – Floyd Uyehara
Photography – Glenn Covalli

Mixed At Capitol Studios, KSR, Whitney, Hollywood
Recorded At Capitol Studios, KSR, Whitney, Hollywood
Phonographic Copyright Capitol Records Inc
Copyright Capitol Records Inc