The RCA Victor Years, Part II (1963-1969)

by G.E. Hewitt

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Date: January 3, 1963 [09:45-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v, g), Anita Kerr, Millie Kirkham, Mary Lyell, The Jordanaires (bkv), Jerry Kennedy, Velma Smith (g), Floyd Cramer (p), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. PPA4 0001 I Can't See Myself - 2:14(Doug Kershaw) / arr: Anita Kerr
b. PPA4 0002 For Old Times Sake (Don't Break The Heart Today) - 2:01(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
c. PPA4 0003 It Was Worth It All - 2:04(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
RCA Victor 458144 — Head Over Heels In Love With You / It Was Worth It All   (1963)
d. PPA4 0004 Head Over Heels In Love With You - 2:00(Lester Flatt) / arr: Anita Kerr
RCA Victor 458144 — Head Over Heels In Love With You / It Was Worth It All   (1963)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
BMG CD59628 — Anthology   (2004)
Bear Family CD16991 — Don Rocks   (2008)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: February 11, 1963 #1 [14:30-17:30]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
I Wrote A Song (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), Anita Kerr, Katie Lyell, Mary Lyell, The Jordanaires (bkv), Harold Bradley, Johnny Smith, Joseph Tanner (g), Floyd Cramer (p), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. PPA4 0110 I Can't Stop Loving You - 2:31(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
b. PPA4 0111 (I'd Be) A Legend In My Time - 2:42(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
c. PPA4 0112 Give Myself A Party - 2:30(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
Collectables CD5874 — Oh Lonesome Me   (1998)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
d. PPA4 0113 Oh Lonesome Me - 3:09(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
RCA Victor (DE) 4516212 — Oh Lonesome Me / Sea Of Heartbreak   (1972)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP2702 — I Wrote A Song   (1963)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: February 11, 1963 #2 [19:30-22:30]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
I Wrote A Song (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), Anita Kerr, Katie Lyell, Mary Lyell, The Jordanaires (bkv), Harold Bradley, Johnny Smith, Joseph Tanner (g), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. PPA4 0114 Don't Tell Me Your Troubles - 2:12(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
b. PPA4 0115 Love Has Come My Way - 2:02(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
c. PPA4 0116 Lonesome Number One - 2:14(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
d. PPA4 0117 Blue Blue Day - 2:03(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
All titles on: RCA Victor LP2702 — I Wrote A Song   (1963)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: February 12, 1963 [10:00-13:00]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
I Wrote A Song (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), Anita Kerr, Katie Lyell, Mary Lyell, The Jordanaires (bkv), Harold Bradley, Johnny Smith, Joseph Tanner (g), Floyd Cramer (p), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. PPA4 0118 Just One Time - 2:05(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
RCA Camden LP2392 — Lovin' Lies   (1970)
RCA Camden LP0758 — Just One Time   (1974)
Collectables CD5874 — Oh Lonesome Me   (1998)
Collectables CD7318 — Am I That Easy To Forget / Lovin' Lies   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
b. PPA4 0119 Oh, Such A Stranger - 2:37(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
RCA Victor 458367 — Oh, Such A Stranger / Fireball Mail   (1964)
RCA Camden LP2392 — Lovin' Lies   (1970)
Collectables CD7318 — Am I That Easy To Forget / Lovin' Lies   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
c. PPA4 0120 After The Heartache - 2:27(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
RCA Victor 458192 — Anything New Gets Old (Except My Love For You) / After The Heartache   (1963)
RCA Camden LP2246 — I Love You So Much It Hurts   (1968)
Collectables CD7315 — Hurtin' Inside / I Love You So Much It Hurts   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
d. PPA4 0121 Anything New Gets Old (Except My Love For You) - 2:19(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
RCA Victor 458192 — Anything New Gets Old (Except My Love For You) / After The Heartache   (1963)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP2702 — I Wrote A Song   (1963)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: November 21, 1963 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
God Walks These Hills (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v, g), Anita Kerr, The Jordanaires (bkv), Velma Smith (g), Jerry Smith (p), Junior Huskey (b), Willie Ackerman (d)

a. PPA4 0557 God Walks These Hills With Me - 2:44(Vic McAlpin, Marvin Hughes) / arr: Anita Kerr
RCA Victor LP3376 — The Best Of Don Gibson   (1965)
b. PPA4 0558 Do You Know My Jesus - 3:10(W.F. Lakey, V.B. Ellis) / arr: Anita Kerr
c. PPA4 0559 Hide Me, Rock Of Ages - 2:54(Brantley C. George) / arr: Anita Kerr
d. PPA4 0560 Where Else Would I Want To Be - 2:12(Dave Rich) / arr: Anita Kerr
e. PPA4 0561 If I Can Help Somebody - 2:28(A. Hazel Androzza) / arr: Anita Kerr
All titles on: RCA Victor LP2878 — God Walks These Hills   (1964)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: November 22, 1963 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
God Walks These Hills (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v, g), Anita Kerr, The Jordanaires (bkv), Velma Smith (g), Jerry Smith (p), Joseph Layne (org), Junior Huskey (b), Willie Ackerman (d)

a. PPA4 0562 He's Everywhere - 2:57(Arthur Smith) / arr: Anita Kerr
RCA Victor LP2878 — God Walks These Hills   (1964)
b. PPA4 0563 You Don't Knock - 2:08(Wesley Westbrook, Cedar Anthony Walton) / arr: Anita Kerr
RCA Victor LP2878 — God Walks These Hills   (1964)
Bear Family CD16991 — Don Rocks   (2008)
c. PPA4 0564 When They Ring The Golden Bells - 3:13(Dion DeMarbelle) / arr: Anita Kerr
RCA Victor LP2878 — God Walks These Hills   (1964)
d. PPA4 0565rejected There She Goes (Let Her Go) - 2:21(Don Gibson) / arr: Anita Kerr
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: January 23, 1964 [14:00-17:00]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), Priscilla Ann Hubbard, The Jordanaires (bkv), Jerry Kennedy, George McCormick (g), Hal Rugg (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Willie Ackerman (d)

a. RWA4 1046 If You Knew Me - 2:46(Don Gibson)
Bear Family CD15401 — A Legend In My Time   (1988)
b. RWA4 1047 If You Don't Know The Sorrow - 2:43(Don Gibson)
Bear Family CD15401 — A Legend In My Time   (1988)
c. RWA4 1048 Mixed Up Love - 2:26(Wayne Walker)
RCA Victor LP4378 — Great Gibson, Volume 1   (1970)
d. RWA4 1049 There She Goes (Let Her Go) - 2:10(Don Gibson)
Bear Family CD16991 — Don Rocks   (2008)
e. RWA4 1050 Think Of Me - 2:12(George McCormick)
Bear Family CD15401 — A Legend In My Time   (1988)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: August 17, 1964 [18:00-21:00]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Jerry Reed (g), Floyd Cramer (p), Jerry Smith (org), Henry Strzelecki (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. RWA4 1437 'Cause I Believe In You - 2:01(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor 458456 — 'Cause I Believe In You / (All For The Sake Of) A Love That Can't Be   (1964)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
b. RWA4 1438 Then I'll Be Free - 2:02(Don Bowman, Ray Corbin)
RCA Victor LP3470 — Too Much Hurt   (1965)
c. RWA4 1439 (All For The Sake Of) A Love That Can't Be - 2:42(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor 458456 — 'Cause I Believe In You / (All For The Sake Of) A Love That Can't Be   (1964)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: November 27, 1964 [18:00-21:00]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Jerry Reed, Velma Smith (g), Pete Drake (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Jerry Smith (org), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. RWA4 1628rejected Waltz Of Regret - 2:53(Don Gibson)
b. RWA4 1629rejected When Your House Is Not A Home - 2:32(Roger Miller)
Both titles on: Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

This was a split session with The Browns.


Date: April 28, 1965 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), Priscilla Ann Hubbard, Millie Kirkham, The Jordanaires (bkv), Ray Edenton (rg), Jerry Kennedy (eg), Charlie McCoy (bg, vib, h), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. SWA4 2424 Watch Where You're Going - 2:02(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor 458678 — Watch Where You're Going / There's A Big Wheel   (1965)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
RCA Victor (GB) LP5184 — 20 Of The Best   (1981)
RCA CD2295 — All-Time Greatest Hits   (1990)
BMG CD59628 — Anthology   (2004)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
b. SWA4 2425 You're Going Away - 2:24(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor 458589 — Again / You're Going Away   (1965)
c. SWA4 2426 Again - 2:07(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor 458589 — Again / You're Going Away   (1965)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
d. SWA4 2427 Too Much Hurt - 2:21(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor LP3470 — Too Much Hurt   (1965)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Charlie McCoy (bg) on c, (vib) on b, (h) on a, d.


Date: May 26, 1965 #1 [10:30-13:00]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Too Much Hurt (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Ray Edenton (rg), Jerry Reed (eg), Lloyd Green (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Charlie McCoy (vib, h), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. SWA4 2472 A Born Loser - 1:58(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor 458732 — A Born Loser / All The World Is Lonely Now   (1965)
RCA Victor LP3680 — Great Country Songs   (1966)
RCA Camden LP0758 — Just One Time   (1974)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
b. SWA4 2473 A Wound Time Can't Erase - 2:20(Bill D. Johnson)
RCA Victor LP3470 — Too Much Hurt   (1965)
c. SWA4 2474 Around The Town - 2:29(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor 459177 — Lost Highway / Around The Town   (1967)
d. SWA4 2475 I'm Crying Inside - 2:41(Charles McCormick, George McCormick)
Bear Family CD15401 — A Legend In My Time   (1988)
e. SWA4 2476 Dark As A Dungeon - 2:56(Merle Travis)
RCA Victor LP3470 — Too Much Hurt   (1965)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

The Jordanaires (bkv) on a-d; Lloyd Green (stg) on a-d; Charlie McCoy (vib) on b, d, (h) on a, c, e.


Date: May 26, 1965 #2 [18:00-21:00]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Too Much Hurt (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Jerry Reed, Pete Wade (eg), Lloyd Green (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Henry Strzelecki (b), Jerry Carrigan (d)

a. SWA4 2477 Right Away - 2:21(Don Gibson)
b. SWA4 2478 Lovin' Lies - 2:20(Dorothy Chapman, Troy Martin, Pete Pyle)
RCA Camden LP2392 — Lovin' Lies   (1970)
Collectables CD7318 — Am I That Easy To Forget / Lovin' Lies   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
c. SWA4 2479 All The World Is Lonely Now - 2:28(Mel Foree)
RCA Victor 458732 — A Born Loser / All The World Is Lonely Now   (1965)
d. SWA4 2480 When Your House Is Not A Home - 2:51(Roger Miller)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP3470 — Too Much Hurt   (1965)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: May 27, 1965 [10:00-13:00]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Too Much Hurt (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Ray Edenton (g), Jerry Reed (eg), Lloyd Green (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Charlie McCoy (vib, h), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. SWA4 2481 Worried Mind - 2:43(Ted Daffan, Jimmie Davis)
RCA Victor LP3470 — Too Much Hurt   (1965)
Eagle Rock CD034 — The Masters: Don Gibson   (2002)
b. SWA4 2482 There's A Big Wheel - 2:25(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor 458678 — Watch Where You're Going / There's A Big Wheel   (1965)
RCA Victor LP3470 — Too Much Hurt   (1965)
RCA Camden LP2392 — Lovin' Lies   (1970)
Collectables CD7318 — Am I That Easy To Forget / Lovin' Lies   (2004)
Bear Family CD16991 — Don Rocks   (2008)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
c. SWA4 2483 Take These Chains From My Heart - 2:33(Hy Heath, Fred Rose)
RCA Victor LP3470 — Too Much Hurt   (1965)
Eagle Rock CD034 — The Masters: Don Gibson   (2002)
d. SWA4 2484 Singing The Blues - 2:27(Melvin Endsley)
RCA Victor LP3470 — Too Much Hurt   (1965)
BMG CD44675 — Country Gems   (1998)
Eagle Rock CD034 — The Masters: Don Gibson   (2002)
Bear Family CD16991 — Don Rocks   (2008)
e. SWA4 2485rejected With Your Love On My Mind - 2:42(Robert Ford)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Charlie McCoy (vib) on a, c, e, (h) on b, d.


Date: January 19, 1966 #1 [14:00-17:30]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v), Los Indios Tabajaras (g), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. TWA4 0531rejected Address Unknown - 2:54(Carmen Lombardo, Dedette Hill, John D. Marks)
b. TWA4 0532rejected My Adobe Hacineda - 2:29(Lee Penny, Louise Massey)
c. TWA4 0533rejected Lonely Street - 3:00(Carl Belew, Kenny Sowder, W.S. Stevenson)
All titles on: Bear Family LP15193 — Don Gibson & Los Indios Tabajaras   (1986)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

1. Los Indios Tabajaras
This duo consists of brothers Natalicio & Antenor Lima.

2. The Lost Album
Photos were taken for the album cover, but the initial sessions were not successful and RCA Victor cancelled the project.


Date: January 19, 1966 #2 [20:00-23:30]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), Los Indios Tabajaras (g), Junior Huskey (b), John Greubel (d), Richard Morris (mar)

a. TWA4 0534rejected Cryin' Heart Blues - 2:21(J. Brown)
Bear Family LP15193 — Don Gibson & Los Indios Tabajaras   (1986)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)
b. TWA4 0535lost Too Soon To Know(Don Gibson)
unissued
c. N/Arejected I Can't Tell My Heart That - 2:12(Jim Anglin, Johnnie Wright)
Bear Family LP15193 — Don Gibson & Los Indios Tabajaras   (1986)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

RCA Victor did not assign a master number for "I Can't Tell My Heart That".


Date: January 20, 1966 [10:00-14:00]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v), The Jordanaires (bkv), Ray Edenton (g), Jerry Reed (eg), Weldon Myrick (stg), Jerry Smith (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d)

a. TWA4 0543 (Yes) I'm Hurting - 2:19(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor 458812 — (Yes) I'm Hurting / My Whole World Is Hurt   (1966)
RCA Victor LP3680 — Great Country Songs   (1966)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
b. TWA4 0544 My Whole World Is Hurt - 2:27(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor 458812 — (Yes) I'm Hurting / My Whole World Is Hurt   (1966)
RCA Victor LP3680 — Great Country Songs   (1966)
c. TWA4 0545 You Can Laugh (At A Fool) - 2:54(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor LP3680 — Great Country Songs   (1966)
d. TWA4 0546 My Tomorrows (They Don't Come Easy) - 2:21(Don Gibson)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: March 15, 1966 [10:00-13:00]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Spanish Guitars (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v), The Jordanaires (bkv), Harold Bradley, Ray Edenton, Grady Martin (g), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. TWA4 0703 Don't You Ever Get Tired (Of Hurting Me) - 2:17(Hank Cochran)
b. TWA4 0704 Once A Day - 2:33(Bill Anderson)
RCA Victor LP4378 — Great Gibson, Volume 1   (1970)
Pickwick LP0328 — Just Call Me Lonesome   (1973)
c. TWA4 0705 My Friends Are Gonna Be Strangers - 2:07(Liz Anderson)
RCA Victor LP4378 — Great Gibson, Volume 1   (1970)
Pickwick LP0328 — Just Call Me Lonesome   (1973)
d. TWA4 0706 Vaya Con Dios - 2:51(Buddy Pepper, Inez James, Larry Russell)
RCA Victor LP4378 — Great Gibson, Volume 1   (1970)
Pickwick LP0328 — Just Call Me Lonesome   (1973)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP3594 — Don Gibson With Spanish Guitars   (1966)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: March 16, 1966 #1 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Spanish Guitars (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v), The Jordanaires (bkv), Harold Bradley, Grady Martin, Velma Smith (g), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d)

a. TWA4 0707 Just Call Me Lonesome - 2:44(Rex Griffin)
RCA Victor LP4378 — Great Gibson, Volume 1   (1970)
Pickwick LP0328 — Just Call Me Lonesome   (1973)
b. TWA4 0708 With Your Love On My Mind - 1:55(Robert Ford)
c. TWA4 0709 A Stranger To Me - 2:36(Don Gibson)
d. TWA4 0710 I Can't Tell My Heart That - 2:33(Jim Anglin, Johnnie Wright)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP3594 — Don Gibson With Spanish Guitars   (1966)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: March 16, 1966 #2 [14:00-17:00]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Spanish Guitars (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v), The Jordanaires (bkv), Harold Bradley, Grady Martin (g), Velma Smith (rg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d)

a. TWA4 0711 Maria Elena - 3:19(Lorenzo Barcelata, Bob Russell)
RCA Victor LP4378 — Great Gibson, Volume 1   (1970)
Pickwick LP0328 — Just Call Me Lonesome   (1973)
b. TWA4 0712 Blues In My Mind - 2:44(Fred Rose)
c. TWA4 0713 Making Believe - 2:41(Jimmy Work)
d. TWA4 0714 Somebody Loves You Darlin' - 2:19(Traditional)
RCA Camden LP0758 — Just One Time   (1974)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP3594 — Don Gibson With Spanish Guitars   (1966)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: July 6, 1966 [18:00-21:00]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Great Country Songs (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Grady Martin (g), Velma Smith (rg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d)

a. TWA4 1055 I'd Just Be Fool Enough - 2:34(Melvin Endsley)
b. TWA4 1056 Lost Highway - 2:21(Leon Payne)
RCA Victor 459177 — Lost Highway / Around The Town   (1967)
Eagle Rock CD034 — The Masters: Don Gibson   (2002)
BMG CD59628 — Anthology   (2004)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
c. TWA4 1057 Let's Fall Out Of Love (Tonight) - 2:10(Melvin Endsley)
d. TWA4 1058 I Thought I Heard You Calling My Name - 3:02(Lee Emerson)
Eagle Rock CD034 — The Masters: Don Gibson   (2002)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP3680 — Great Country Songs   (1966)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: July 7, 1966 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio B, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Great Country Songs (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Grady Martin (g), Velma Smith (rg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. TWA4 1059 Don't Touch Me - 3:36(Hank Cochran)
b. TWA4 1060 How Do You Tell Someone - 2:02(Miriam Eddy)
c. TWA4 1061 Just Out Of Reach - 2:58(Virgil F. Stewart)
d. TWA4 1062 When I Stop Dreaming - 2:40(Ira Louvin, Charles Louvin)
Eagle Rock CD034 — The Masters: Don Gibson   (2002)
BMG CD59628 — Anthology   (2004)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP3680 — Great Country Songs   (1966)
Bear Family CD Box15664 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1960-1966   (1993)

Date: August 23, 1966 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Ray Edenton (rg), Grady Martin (eg), Hal Rugg (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d)

a. TWA4 1257 Forget Me - 2:23(Miriam Eddy)
b. TWA4 1258 Funny, Familiar, Forgotten Feelings - 2:12(Mickey Newbury)
RCA Victor LP4281 — The Best Of Don Gibson, Volume 2   (1970)
RCA Camden LP0758 — Just One Time   (1974)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
Both titles on: RCA Victor 458975 — Funny, Familiar, Forgotten Feelings / Forget Me   (1966)
RCA Victor LP4053 — More Country Soul   (1968)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: April 3, 1967 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
All My Love (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Jimmy Capps (g), Jerry Reed (rg), Grady Martin (eg), Lloyd Green (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan, James Isbell (d)

a. UWA4 2292 Just To Hurt Me - 2:29(Don Gibson)
b. UWA4 2293 Losing Your Love - 2:28(Don Gibson)
c. UWA4 2294 The Chance I Had To Take - 2:07(Don Gibson)
d. UWA4 2295 Run Along Blues - 2:24(Don Gibson)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP3843 — All My Love   (1967)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: April 21, 1967 [09:30-12:00]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
All My Love (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Ray Edenton (rg), Grady Martin (eg), Weldon Myrick (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Ray Stevens (vib), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d)

a. UWA4 2368 No Doubt About It - 2:21(Don Gibson)
b. UWA4 2369 All My Love - 2:10(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
Both titles on: RCA Victor 459266 — All My Love / No Doubt About It   (1967)
RCA Victor LP3843 — All My Love   (1967)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: April 24, 1967 [Demo Masters]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
All My Love (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), Sam Pruett (eg), Basil Burnette (stg), Junior Huskey (b), Willie Ackerman (d)

a. UWA4 2375 There'll Be No Teardrops Tonight - 3:04(Hank Williams)
b. UWA4 2376 Where Is Your Heart Tonight - 2:38(Benny E. Martin, Boudleaux Bryant, Robert Castlelow)
c. UWA4 2377 This Cold War With You - 2:48(Floyd Tillman)
d. UWA4 2378 We Live In Two Different Worlds - 3:34(Fred Rose)
RCA Victor LP4281 — The Best Of Don Gibson, Volume 2   (1970)
e. UWA4 2379 It's A Sin - 2:39(Fred Rose, Zeb Turner)
f. UWA4 2380 (I'll Let My Heart Break) For A Little While - 3:04(Don Gibson)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP3843 — All My Love   (1967)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: December 14, 1967 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
The King Of Country Soul (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Grady Martin (g), Pete Wade (rg), Pete Drake (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d), Brenton Banks, Howard Carpenter, Marvin Chantry, Solie Fott, Martin Katahn, Shelly Kurland (vn), Byron Bach, Harold Cruthirds Jr. (vc)

a. UWA4 3088 Faded Love - 3:01(Bob Wills, John Wills) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Camden LP0758 — Just One Time   (1974)
BMG CD44675 — Country Gems   (1998)
b. UWA4 3089 Ashes Of Love - 2:24(Jack Anglin, Jim Anglin, Johnnie Wright) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor 459460 — Ashes Of Love / Good Morning, Dear   (1968)
RCA Camden LP0758 — Just One Time   (1974)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
c. UWA4 3090 They'll Never Take Her Love From Me - 2:42(Leon Payne) / arr: Mary Lynch
d. UWA4 3091 What Locks The Door - 2:15(Vic McAlpin) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Camden LP2502 — I Walk Alone   (1971)
Collectables CD7319 — My God Is Real / I Walk Alone   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
e. UWA4 3092 Headin' Down The Wrong Highway - 2:29(Ted Daffan) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Camden LP2502 — I Walk Alone   (1971)
RCA Camden LP0758 — Just One Time   (1974)
Collectables CD7319 — My God Is Real / I Walk Alone   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP3974 — The King Of Country Soul   (1968)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: December 15, 1967 #1 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
The King Of Country Soul (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v), The Jordanaires (bkv), Grady Martin (g), Ray Edenton (rg), Pete Drake (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d), Brenton Banks, Marvin Chantry, Solie Fott, Lillian Hunt, Kazuhide Isomura, Byron Williams (vn), Harold Cruthirds Jr., Sadao Harada (vc)

a. UWA4 3093 Good Morning, Dear - 3:00(Mickey Newbury) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor 459460 — Ashes Of Love / Good Morning, Dear   (1968)
RCA Victor LP3974 — The King Of Country Soul   (1968)
RCA Victor LP4281 — The Best Of Don Gibson, Volume 2   (1970)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
b. UWA4 3094 It's A Long, Long Way To Georgia - 2:46(Ralph Siegel, Dub Murray) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor 459563 — It's A Long, Long Way To Georgia / Low And Lonely   (1968)
RCA Victor LP4053 — More Country Soul   (1968)
RCA Victor LP4281 — The Best Of Don Gibson, Volume 2   (1970)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
BMG CD59628 — Anthology   (2004)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
c. UWA4 3095 I Just Said Goodbye To My Dreams - 2:22(Leon Payne) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor LP3974 — The King Of Country Soul   (1968)
RCA Victor 450143 — Solitary / I Just Said Goodbye To My Dreams   (1969)
RCA Camden LP2502 — I Walk Alone   (1971)
Collectables CD7319 — My God Is Real / I Walk Alone   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
d. UWA4 3096 Low And Lonely - 2:08(Floyd Jenkins) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor 459563 — It's A Long, Long Way To Georgia / Low And Lonely   (1968)
RCA Victor LP4053 — More Country Soul   (1968)
RCA Camden LP2502 — I Walk Alone   (1971)
Collectables CD7319 — My God Is Real / I Walk Alone   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: December 15, 1967 #2 [14:00-17:00]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
The King Of Country Soul (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v), The Jordanaires (bkv), Grady Martin (g), Ray Edenton (rg), Pete Drake (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Brenton Banks, Howard Carpenter, Marvin Chantry, Solie Fott, Martin Katahn, Shelly Kurland (vn), Byron Bach, Harold Cruthirds Jr. (vc)

a. UWA4 3097 You've Still Got A Place In My Heart - 3:16(Leon Payne) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor LP4281 — The Best Of Don Gibson, Volume 2   (1970)
b. UWA4 3098 Everlovin' Never Changing Mind - 2:16(Melvin Endsley) / arr: Mary Lynch
c. UWA4 3099 Maiden's Prayer - 2:11(Bob Wills) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor LP4281 — The Best Of Don Gibson, Volume 2   (1970)
d. UWA4 3024 A Thing Called Sadness - 2:39(Harlan Howard) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Camden LP2502 — I Walk Alone   (1971)
Collectables CD7319 — My God Is Real / I Walk Alone   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
e. UWA4 3025 What Now, My Love - 3:15(Gilbert B├ęcaud, Carl Sigman, Pierre Delanoe) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Camden LP2502 — I Walk Alone   (1971)
Collectables CD7319 — My God Is Real / I Walk Alone   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP3974 — The King Of Country Soul   (1968)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Richard Weize takes note of the break in master numbers at this session.


Date: June 18, 1968 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
More Country Soul (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Ray Edenton (rg), Grady Martin (eg), Pete Drake (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d)

a. WWA4 3157 Half A Man - 2:52(Willie Nelson)
RCA Victor LP4053 — More Country Soul   (1968)
b. WWA4 3158 Thoughts - 2:25(Gene Thomas)
RCA Victor 459663 — Ever Changing Mind / Thoughts   (1968)
c. WWA4 3159 I Walk Alone - 2:45(Herb Wilson)
RCA Victor LP4053 — More Country Soul   (1968)
RCA Camden LP2502 — I Walk Alone   (1971)
RCA Camden LP0758 — Just One Time   (1974)
Collectables CD7319 — My God Is Real / I Walk Alone   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
d. WWA4 3160 I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry - 2:11(Hank Williams)
RCA Victor LP4053 — More Country Soul   (1968)
RCA Victor LP4281 — The Best Of Don Gibson, Volume 2   (1970)
RCA Camden LP2502 — I Walk Alone   (1971)
Collectables CD7319 — My God Is Real / I Walk Alone   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
e. WWA4 3161 Someday You'll Call My Name - 2:40(Eddie Hill, Jean Branch)
RCA Victor LP4053 — More Country Soul   (1968)
RCA Camden LP2502 — I Walk Alone   (1971)
Collectables CD7319 — My God Is Real / I Walk Alone   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: June 19, 1968 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
More Country Soul (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Felton Jarvis (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Ray Edenton (rg), Grady Martin (eg), Pete Drake (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d), Brenton Banks, Solie Fott, Lillian Hunt, Shelly Kurland (vn), Howard Carpenter (vl), Harold Cruthirds Jr. (vc)

a. WWA4 3162 She's Looking Good - 2:25(Autry Inman) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor LP4053 — More Country Soul   (1968)
b. WWA4 3163 Times Were Good - 2:07(Don Gibson) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor LP4378 — Great Gibson, Volume 1   (1970)
Pickwick LP0328 — Just Call Me Lonesome   (1973)
c. WWA4 3164 Don't Rob Another Man's Castle - 2:10(Jenny Lou Carson) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor LP4053 — More Country Soul   (1968)
RCA Camden LP2502 — I Walk Alone   (1971)
RCA Camden LP0758 — Just One Time   (1974)
BMG CD44675 — Country Gems   (1998)
Collectables CD7319 — My God Is Real / I Walk Alone   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
d. WWA4 3165 Someday You'll Want Me To Want You - 3:06(Jimmie Hodges) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor LP4053 — More Country Soul   (1968)
RCA Camden LP0758 — Just One Time   (1974)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: June 20, 1968 [09:30-12:30]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
More Country Soul (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Felton Jarvis (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Grady Martin (g), Ray Edenton (rg), Pete Drake (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d), Brenton Banks, Solie Fott, Lillian Hunt, Shelly Kurland (vn), Howard Carpenter (vl), Harold Cruthirds Jr. (vc)

a. WWA4 3166 If My Heart Had Windows - 2:18(Dallas Frazier) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor 459906 — Montego Bay / If My Heart Had Windows   (1970)
RCA Victor LP4378 — Great Gibson, Volume 1   (1970)
Pickwick LP0328 — Just Call Me Lonesome   (1973)
b. WWA4 3167 Ever Changing Mind - 2:02(Joe Melson, Susie Melson) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor 459663 — Ever Changing Mind / Thoughts   (1968)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
c. WWA4 3168 You Can't Pick A Rose In December - 3:05(Leon Payne) / arr: Mary Lynch
RCA Victor LP4053 — More Country Soul   (1968)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: November 6, 1968 [18:00-21:00]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Dottie & Don (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Danny Davis (pdr), Don Gibson, Dottie West (v), Grady Martin, Jerry Reed (eg), Bill West (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d)

a. WWA4 5008 'Til I Can't Take It Anymore - 2:30(Clyde Otis, Dorian Burton)
RCA Victor 459867 — 'Til I Can't Take It Anymore / I Love You Because   (1970)
b. WWA4 5009 Let's Wait A Little Longer - 2:55(Curly Putman, Billy Sherrill)
c. WWA4 5010 Lovin' Season - 2:27(Gene Thomas)
d. WWA4 5011 How's The World Treating You? - 2:49(Boudleaux Bryant, Chet Atkins)
RCA Victor 450178 — Sweet Memories / How's The World Treating You   (1969)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP4131 — Dottie & Don   (1969)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: November 7, 1968 [18:00-21:30]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Dottie & Don (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Danny Davis (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), Dottie West (v), Grady Martin, Jerry Reed (eg), Bill West (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d)

a. WWA4 5012 Rings Of Gold - 2:44(Gene Thomas)
RCA Victor 459715 — Rings Of Gold / Final Examination   (1969)
BMG CD59628 — Anthology   (2004)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
b. WWA4 5013 Sweet Memories - 3:08(Mickey Newbury)
RCA Victor 450178 — Sweet Memories / How's The World Treating You   (1969)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
c. WWA4 5014 I Love You Because - 3:07(Leon Payne)
RCA Victor 459867 — 'Til I Can't Take It Anymore / I Love You Because   (1970)
d. WWA4 5015 When I Stop Dreaming - 2:22(Ira Louvin, Charles Louvin)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP4131 — Dottie & Don   (1969)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: November 8, 1968 [18:00-21:00]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Dottie & Don (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins, Danny Davis (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), Dottie West (v), Ray Edenton, Pete Wade (rg), Grady Martin (eg, vib), Bill West (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Jerry Carrigan (d)

a. WWA4 5016 Set Me Free - 2:11(Curly Putman)
b. WWA4 5017 I'll Never Stand In Your Way - 2:34(Fred Rose, Hy Heath)
c. WWA4 5018 Final Examination - 2:45(Dottie West, Red Lane)
RCA Victor 459715 — Rings Of Gold / Final Examination   (1969)
d. WWA4 5019 Sweet Dreams (Of You) - 2:13(Don Gibson)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP4131 — Dottie & Don   (1969)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Grady Martin (eg) on a-b, d, (vib) on c.


Date: February 7, 1969 [10:00-13:00]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Danny Davis (pdr), Don Gibson (v), Dorothy DeLeonibus, The Jordanaires (bkv), Chet Atkins (g), Ray Edenton (rg), Harold Bradley, Grady Martin (eg), Floyd Cramer (p), Charlie McCoy (vib, h), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. XWA4 1258 Solitary - 3:43(Leon Payne)
RCA Victor 450143 — Solitary / I Just Said Goodbye To My Dreams   (1969)
RCA Victor LP4281 — The Best Of Don Gibson, Volume 2   (1970)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
b. XWA4 1259 I Will Always - 2:51(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor 450219 — I Will Always / Half As Much   (1969)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
c. XWA4 1260 Montego Bay - 2:19(Hank Cochran, Glenn Martin)
RCA Victor 459906 — Montego Bay / If My Heart Had Windows   (1970)
RCA Victor LP4378 — Great Gibson, Volume 1   (1970)
Pickwick LP0328 — Just Call Me Lonesome   (1973)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Charlie McCoy (vib) on b-c, (h) on a.


Date: April 14, 1969 [18:00-21:00]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Sings All-Time Country Gold (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, g), Danny Davis (pdr), Don Gibson (v), Dottie Dillard, James Hall, Jeannie Ogletree, Gil Wright (bkv), Ray Edenton (rg), Grady Martin (eg), Harold Bradley (bg), Curly Chalker (stg), Pig Robbins (p, org), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. XWA4 1442 Blue Darlin' - 2:40(Lessie Lyles)
b. XWA4 1443 Good Deal, Lucille - 2:34(Al Terry, J.D. Miller, Charles Theriot)
RCA Victor LP4169 — Sings All-Time Country Gold   (1969)
c. XWA4 1444 Am I That Easy To Forget - 2:07(Carl Belew, W.S. Stevenson)
RCA Victor LP4169 — Sings All-Time Country Gold   (1969)
RCA Camden LP2592 — Am I That Easy To Forget   (1973)
Collectables CD7318 — Am I That Easy To Forget / Lovin' Lies   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
d. XWA4 1445 Oh Lonesome Me - 2:49(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor LP4169 — Sings All-Time Country Gold   (1969)
RCA Camden LP2592 — Am I That Easy To Forget   (1973)
Collectables CD7318 — Am I That Easy To Forget / Lovin' Lies   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
All titles on: Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Pig Robbins (p) on b-d, (org) on a.


Date: April 16, 1969 [18:00-21:00]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Sings All-Time Country Gold (Album Sessions)

Chet Atkins (pdr, rg), Danny Davis (pdr), Don Gibson (v), The Jordanaires (bkv), Harold Bradley (g), Grady Martin (eg), Curly Chalker (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Willie Ackerman (d)

a. XWA4 1446 One Has My Name (The Other Has My Heart) - 2:35(Eddie Dean, Lorene Dean, Hal Blair)
Pickwick LP0328 — Just Call Me Lonesome   (1973)
b. XWA4 1447 Bonaparte's Retreat - 2:06(Pee Wee King)
RCA Camden LP2592 — Am I That Easy To Forget   (1973)
Collectables CD7318 — Am I That Easy To Forget / Lovin' Lies   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
c. XWA4 1448 A Little Bitty Tear - 2:26(Hank Cochran)
RCA Victor LP4281 — The Best Of Don Gibson, Volume 2   (1970)
RCA Camden LP2592 — Am I That Easy To Forget   (1973)
Collectables CD7318 — Am I That Easy To Forget / Lovin' Lies   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)
d. XWA4 1449 Here Comes My Baby - 2:32(Dottie West, Bill West)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP4169 — Sings All-Time Country Gold   (1969)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: April 17, 1969 [18:00-21:30]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor
Sings All-Time Country Gold (Album Sessions)

Danny Davis (pdr), Don Gibson (v), Millie Kirkham, The Jordanaires (bkv), Chet Atkins (g), Ray Edenton (rg), Grady Martin (eg), Harold Bradley (bg), Curly Chalker (stg), Pig Robbins (p), Junior Huskey (b), Buddy Harman (d)

a. XWA4 1450 Half As Much - 2:44(Curley Williams)
RCA Victor 450219 — I Will Always / Half As Much   (1969)
RCA Victor LP4281 — The Best Of Don Gibson, Volume 2   (1970)
BMG CD44675 — Country Gems   (1998)
b. XWA4 1451 I Can't Stop Loving You - 2:48(Don Gibson)
c. XWA4 1452 Tennessee Waltz - 2:23(Redd Stewart, Pee Wee King)
d. XWA4 1453 Almost Persuaded - 2:49(Billy Sherrill, Glenn Sutton)
BMG CD44675 — Country Gems   (1998)
e. XWA4 1460 Four Walls - 2:40(Marvin Moore, George Campbell)
BMG CD44675 — Country Gems   (1998)
All titles on: RCA Victor LP4169 — Sings All-Time Country Gold   (1969)
RCA Camden LP2592 — Am I That Easy To Forget   (1973)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)
Collectables CD7318 — Am I That Easy To Forget / Lovin' Lies   (2004)
Collectables CD1144 — Only The Best   (2009)

Richard Weize takes note of the break in master numbers between performances d-e.


Date: October 9, 1969 #1 [14:00-17:00]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Danny Davis (pdr), Don Gibson (v), Joseph Babcock, Dolores Edgin, June Evelyn Page, Hurshel Wiginton (bkv), Billy Sanford, Jack Shook, James Wilkerson (eg), Curly Chalker (stg), Larry Butler (p), Junior Huskey (b), Kenny Buttrey (d)

a. XWA4 2472 I Found Someone New - 3:29(Leon Payne)
b. XWA4 2473 Snap Your Fingers - 3:05(Grady Martin, Alex Zanetis)
RCA Victor LP4378 — Great Gibson, Volume 1   (1970)
Both titles on: Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Date: October 9, 1969 #2 [18:00-21:00]
Location: RCA Studio A, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Label: RCA Victor

Danny Davis (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), Dottie West (v), Joseph Babcock, Dolores Edgin, June Evelyn Page, Hurshel Wiginton (bkv), Jack Shook, Pete Wade, James Wilkerson (eg), Bill West (stg), Larry Butler (p), Norbert Putnam (b), Kenny Buttrey (d)

a. XWA4 2476 There's A Story (Goin' 'Round) - 2:39(Don Gibson)
RCA Victor LP42002 — Famous Country Music Makers   (1976)
BMG CD59628 — Anthology   (2004)
SPV CD265142 — The Singles 1960-1969   (2013)
b. XWA4 2477 Lock, Stock And Teardrops - 2:38(Roger Miller)
Both titles on: RCA Victor 450291 — There's A Story (Goin' 'Round) / Lock, Stock And Teardrops   (1969)
Bear Family CD Box16364 — Don Gibson: The Singer, The Songwriter 1966-1969   (2004)

Sessions Reported: 40

Performances Reported: 155

Unique Songs Reported: 148

Unique Issues Reported: 59