Songs recorded at various locals throughout SoCal. Turn Her Loose, Just Drive, and Nothing but Blues written by Scott James Rivers (Fishbone Rivers) and Flint Long (Credit Flint with that great piano in Turn Her Loose, thank-you Flint), Backing Track on Road Trip by Fritz Pearl (Thank-you Fritz),  Stop Breaking Down and Love in Vain written by Robert Johnson. Special thanks to Elevated Jams Tracks ( for the backing on Play the Blues. I'm Clueless who wrote the piano riff on Not Today Blues and Backing on A Trip Out to Georgia.  It Takes a Lot to Laugh It Takes a Train to Cry, Highway 61, Early Roman Kings, and You're a Big Girl Now written by Bob Dylan.  Reminds Me of You written by Van Morrison.  All other songs written by Scott James Rivers.  All tracks performed and produced by SJR and Bluesman Productions.  Special thanks to Flint Long for that great piano in Turn Her Loose and Just Drive,  and the gang and great musicians at Legacy -Larry, Steve, Lorenzo, Jeff, and to the greater North San Diego County songwriter consortium.  Thanks to the folks at Amplified Studio, Carlsbad, California; Bob, Ellie, Mark, Gab, Harry, Alora. -you guys are the best.

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Dr. Scott James Rivers 

 (Fishbone Rivers​)

American Composer, Blues Musician, and  Singer/Songwriter

A Fishbone Rivers Production

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