Stephen Bishop の大名盤「 Careless」

AOR AGE Vol.7<シンコー・ミュージック・ムック>は

のインタビュー。
Stephen Bishopによる全曲解説は見逃せません
このアルバム、AORっていうジャンルでくくるカフェバーBGM音楽として位置づけされるのはいささか違うのでは?
20世紀のポピュラー名盤の一枚ですね
当時、このアルバムのスタジオ・ミュージシャンがとんでもなく豪華!一体、これだけでも どのくらいのギャランティだったのか!!!
Stephen Bishop – lead vocals (1-8, 10, 11, 12), background vocals (1, 3, 6, 11), acoustic guitar (1-12), trombone (3)
Mac Cridlin – bass (1, 3, 4)
Reinie Press – bass (2, 8, 11)
Max Bennett – bass (6, 7)
Jeff Staton jones – bass (10), electric guitar (10)
Larry Brown – drums (1, 3, 4)
Jim Gordon – drums (2, 8, 11)
John Guerin – drums (6, 7)
Russ Kunkel – drums (10)
Victor Feldman – percussion (1, 7), vibes (1, 7), marimba (1)
Andrew Gold – electric guitar (1, 6)
Michael Staton – steel guitar (1)
Lee Ritenour – acoustic guitar (2)
Eric Clapton – slide guitar (4), electric guitar solo (10)
Jay Graydon – electric guitar (4), acoustic guitar (6)
Larry Carlton – acoustic guitar (7)
Tommy Tedesco – mandolin (7)
Barlow Jarvis – electric piano (1, 10), acoustic piano (2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 10)
Alan Lindgren – synthesizer (4, 8)
Steve Paietta – accordion (7)
Larry Knechtel - electric piano (11), organ (11)
Chaka Khan – background vocals (2, 10), vocals (7)
Art Garfunkel - vocals (3, 6), background vocals (11)
Leah Kunkel – background vocals (11)
Ray Pizzi – saxophone & solo (4)
Ian Freebairn-Smith – string arrangements (2, 7), string conductor (2), horn arrangements (4, 10), woodwind arrangements (7)
Lee Holdridge – string arrangements and conductor (3, 5, 8)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jh1yMfBnm40