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Liner Notes - Give It Up

Original release: January, 1972 
Remastered re-release: March 5, 2002
Produced by Michael Cuscuna
(P) (C) 1972 Warner Bros. Records
 
1. Give It Up Or Let Me Go
2. Nothing Seems To Matter
3. I Know
4. If You Gotta Make A Fool Of Somebody
5. Love Me Like A Man
6. Too Long At The Fair
7. Under The Falling Sky
8. You Got To Know How
9. You Told Me Baby
10. Love Has No Pride
 
Give It Up Or Let Me Go - 4:28
(Bonnie Raitt)
Bonnie Raitt - vocal and bottleneck National steel guitar
Jack Vierel - National steel rhythm guitar
Dave Holland - acoustic bass
Lou Terriciano - piano
Chris Parker - drums
John Payne - soprano saxophone
Peter Eckland - cornet
Amos Garrett - trombone
Freebo - tuba
 
Nothing Seems To Matter - 4:04
(Bonnie Raitt)
Bonnie Raitt - vocal and acoustic guitar
Freebo - 12 string rhythm guitar
Dave Holland - acoustic bass
Eric Kaz - vibes
John Payne - tenor saxophone
Wells Kelly - conga
 
I Know - 3:40
(Barbara George)
Bonnie Raitt - lead vocal, bottleneck National steel guitar
T.J. Tindall - electric guitar
Mark Jordan - piano and vibes
Freebo - Fender fretless bass
Wells Kelly - drums, conga, cowbell
Peter Eckland - cornet
Background vocals - Bonnie, Freebo, Wells, John Hall and Jackie Lomax
 
If You Gotta Make a Fool of Somebody - 2:54
(Rudy Clarke)
Bonnie Raitt - vocal and acoustic guitar
Kal David - electric guitar
Merl Saunders - piano
Freebo - Fender fretless bass
Chris Parker - drums
Marty Grebb - tenor saxophone
 
Love Me Like a Man - 3:10
(Chris Smither, Lyrics adapted by Bonnie Raitt)
Bonnie Raitt - vocal and acoustic guitar
Freebo - Fender fretless bass
Dennis Whitted - drums
 
Too Long At The Fair - 2:54
(Joel Zoss)
Bonnie Raitt - vocal, acoustic guitar, 12-string guitar
John Hall - electric guitar
Eric Kaz - piano
Freebo - Fender fretless bass
Wells Kelly - drums
Gene Stashuk - cello
 
Under The Falling Sky - 3:38
(Jackson Browne)
Bonnie Raitt - vocal and acoustic guitar
T.J. Tindall - electric guitar
Mark Jordan - electric piano
Freebo - Fender fretless bass
Wells Kelly - drums, cowbell
Paul Butterfield - harp
 
You Got To Know How - 3:32
(Sippie Wallace, add. lyrics by Jack Viertel)
Bonnie Raitt - vocal, acoustic guitar
Lou Terriciano - piano
Dave Holland - acoustic bass
Chris Parker - drums
John Payne - clarinet
 
You Told Me Baby - 4:01
(Bonnie Raitt)
Bonnie Raitt - vocal, eletric rhythm guitar
John Hall - electric guitar, "steel drum" guitar
Freebo - Fender fretless bass
Wells Kelly - drums, conga
John Payne - sporano saxophone, solo tenor saxophone
Marty Grebb - alto saxophone
Terry Eaton - tenor Saxophone
Horn arrangement - Eric Kaz
 
Love Has No Pride - 3:43
(Eric Kaz - Libby Titus)
Bonnie Raitt - vocal, acoustic guitar and piano
Freebo - Fender fretless bass
 
PRODUCED BY MICHAEL CUSCUNA
 
Recording engineer - Kendall "Do the Dog" Pacios
Re-mix engineers: Kendall Pacis and Nick Jameson
Recorded June, 1972, at Bearsville Recording Studios, Bearsville, New York
CD Remastered by Lee Herscheberg
CDD Pre-Mastering by The Record Group