Takin My Time by Bonnie Raitt

A waiting room at the Los Angeles Union Station was used for the cover of Bonnie Raitt’s third album, “Takin My Time“. The album was released in October 1973 on Warner Brothers.


Side One:
You’ve Been in Love Too Long
I Gave My Love a Candle
Let Me In
Everybody’s Cryin’ Mercy
Cry Like a Rainstorm

Side Two:
Wah She Go Do
I Feel the Same
I Thought I Was a Child
Write Me a Few of Your Lines/Kokomo Blues


Bonnie Raitt – acoustic guitar, electric guitar, vocals, background vocals, handclapping, bottleneck guitar
Paul Barrere – electric guitar
George Bohanon – trombone
Sam Clayton – congas
Glenn Ferris – horn
Freebo – fretless bass, tuba, background vocals
Lowell George – slide guitar
John Hall – electric guitar, background vocals, handclapping, mellotron
Robert Hardaway – saxophone
Milt Holland – tabla, tambourine, timbales, claves, shaker
Jim Keltner – drums
Marty Krystall – saxophone
Taj Mahal – harmonica, vocals, background vocals, acoustic bass
Earl Palmer – drums
Van Dyke Parks – piano, keyboard, vocals, background vocals
Bill Payne – organ, piano, electric piano, vocals, background vocals
Joel Peskin – saxophone
Tony Terran – trumpet
Oscar Brashear – trumpet
Bud Brisbois – trumpet
Ernie Watts – soprano saxophone

Los Angeles Union Station
810 North Alameda Street
Los Angeles CA 90012
310 206-5388