The Later Years (1984-1985)
by G.E. Hewitt

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Date: May 12, 1984
Location: Audio Media Recorders, Nashville TN.

Stanley Shulman (pdr), Don Gibson (v), Unknown (bkv), Mark Casstevens, Fred Knoblock (rg), Paul Worley (eg), Larry Sasser (stg), Dennis Burnside (p), Jack Jackson (b), Eddie Bayers (d)

a. B100 Sweet Dreams (Of You) - 3:13(Don Gibson)
Brentwood Records LP50013 — All-Time Greatest Hits   (1984)
Dominion CD3082-2 — Country Spotlight   (1992)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
b. B101 Woman (Sensuous Woman) - 3:14(Gary S. Paxton)
Brentwood Records LP50013 — All-Time Greatest Hits   (1984)
Dominion CD3082-2 — Country Spotlight   (1992)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
c. B102 One Day At A Time - 3:04(Gary S. Paxton)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
d. B103 Country Green - 2:34(Eddy Raven)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
e. B104 Oh Lonesome Me - 2:26(Don Gibson)
Brentwood Records LP50013 — All-Time Greatest Hits   (1984)
Dominion CD3082-2 — Country Spotlight   (1992)
St. Clair CD7823 — Good Old Country   (2000)
f. B105 I Can't Stop Loving You - 2:35(Don Gibson)
Brentwood Records LP50013 — All-Time Greatest Hits   (1984)
Dominion CD3082-2 — Country Spotlight   (1992)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
g. B106 Blue Blue Day - 1:46(Don Gibson)
Brentwood Records LP50013 — All-Time Greatest Hits   (1984)
Dominion CD3082-2 — Country Spotlight   (1992)
St. Clair CD7823 — Good Old Country   (2000)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
h. B107 Just One Time - 2:27(Don Gibson)
Brentwood Records LP50013 — All-Time Greatest Hits   (1984)
Dominion CD3082-2 — Country Spotlight   (1992)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
i. B108 Sea Of Heartbreak - 2:29(Hal David, Paul Hampton)
Brentwood Records LP50013 — All-Time Greatest Hits   (1984)
Dominion CD3082-2 — Country Spotlight   (1992)
St. Clair CD7823 — Good Old Country   (2000)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
j. B109 Lonesome Number One - 2:10(Don Gibson)
Brentwood Records LP50013 — All-Time Greatest Hits   (1984)
Dominion CD3082-2 — Country Spotlight   (1992)
St. Clair CD7823 — Good Old Country   (2000)
St. Clair CD325 — Don Gibson   (2001)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
k. B110 Who Cares (For Me) - 2:16(Don Gibson)
Brentwood Records LP50013 — All-Time Greatest Hits   (1984)
Dominion CD3082-2 — Country Spotlight   (1992)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
l. B111 Give Myself A Party - 2:29(Don Gibson)
Brentwood Records LP50013 — All-Time Greatest Hits   (1984)
Dominion CD3082-2 — Country Spotlight   (1992)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
All titles on: Music Digital CD6075 — Country Classics   (1997)
Prism CD217 — The Very Best Of   (1997)
Hallmark CD8762 — Sea Of Heartbreak: The Very Best Of Don Gibson   (1998)


Note: some elements may have been overdubbed at a later date.


Date: May 13, 1984
Location: Audio Media Recorders, Nashville TN.

Stanley Shulman (pdr), Don Gibson (v), Unknown (bkv), Mark Casstevens, Fred Knoblock (rg), Paul Worley (eg), Larry Sasser (stg), Dennis Burnside (p), Jack Jackson (b), Eddie Bayers (d)

a. B112 I Can Mend Your Broken Heart - 2:31(Don Gibson)
Music Digital CD6075 — Country Classics   (1997)
Prism CD217 — The Very Best Of   (1997)
Hallmark CD8762 — Sea Of Heartbreak: The Very Best Of Don Gibson   (1998)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
b. B113 Bring Back Your Love To Me - 2:39(Don Gibson)
Music Digital CD6075 — Country Classics   (1997)
Prism CD217 — The Very Best Of   (1997)
Hallmark CD8762 — Sea Of Heartbreak: The Very Best Of Don Gibson   (1998)
c. B114 Far Far Away - 2:24(Don Gibson)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)
d. B115 Touch The Morning - 3:13(Eddy Raven)
Music Digital CD6075 — Country Classics   (1997)
Prism CD217 — The Very Best Of   (1997)
Hallmark CD8762 — Sea Of Heartbreak: The Very Best Of Don Gibson   (1998)
Golden Stars CD5471 — Sweet Dreams: Early Years / Later Years   (2008)


Note: some elements may have been overdubbed at a later date.


Date: September 28, 1984 [14:00-14:30]
Location: Audio Media Recorders, Nashville TN.
Overdub Session

Stanley Shulman (pdr), Don Gibson (v)

a. B116overdub There Is Power In The Blood - 2:17(Traditional)
K-tel CD — Country Gospel Classics   (2005)
b. B117overdub I Need Thee Every Hour - 2:05(Traditional)
Music Digital CD6075 — Country Classics   (1997)
Prism CD217 — The Very Best Of   (1997)
Hallmark CD8762 — Sea Of Heartbreak: The Very Best Of Don Gibson   (1998)


Note: this is a vocal overdub session. The band tracks were recorded one week earlier, with the same personnel as the previous two Gibson sessions: Paul Worley (eg), Mark Casstevens, Fred Knoblock (rg), Larry Sasser (stg), Dennis Burnside (p), Jack Jackson (b), Eddie Bayers (d).


Date: October 22, 1985 [14:00-17:00]
Location: Chet Atkins Studio, Nashville TN.

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v), Unknown (acc)

a. overdub Don't Give Up On Her Now(Frank Knapp, Allen David Kohnhorst)
b. overdub Closer(Don Gibson)
Both titles unissued.


Note: the tracks were assembled and mixed on July 12, 1986.


Sessions Reported: 4

Performances Reported: 20

Unique Songs Reported: 20

Unique Issues Reported: 9