Label: ABC Records - ABC-7033 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Venezuela • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Acoustic, Pop Rock
Even before Stephen Bishop guitar, trombone, vocals issued his debut long-player, Carelessinhe'd already become a music industry insider. Bishop was discovered by Art Garfunkel in the On And On - Stephen Bishop - Careless as a publisher, where he penned songs for a diversity of artists ranging from Barbra Streisand to the Four Tops.
His well-crafted melodies were matched by his strengths as a lyricist, evoking strong imagery with more than a touch of organic whimsy. This album is a star-studded affair, and among the talent on hand is Susana Llámame - Leo Dan - Los Grandes Éxitos De Leo Dan vocalist Chaka Kahnwho had previously been the recipient of a few Bishop compositions.
Eric Clapton contributes guitar to several cuts, including some tasty electric slide work on the midtempo rocker "Sinking in an Ocean of Tears," and both Kahn and Clapton are featured on the light and faintly tropical Top 40 entry "Save It for a Rainy Day.
The quirky verses and adeptly placed chord changes On And On - Stephen Bishop - Careless the title track, "Careless," stand out, bearing a bit of a resemblance to Paul McCartney 's "Here, There and Everywhere," with an ever so slightly lilting gait ably pushing the melody forward. Bishop demonstrates his inimitable tongue-in-cheek wit on "Rock and Roll Slave. Listeners will be pleasantly surprised as the artist's phraseology is particularly stellar, with examples including "There'll be a million tomorrows tonight.
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