TV Appearances

by G.E. Hewitt

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Date: September 20, 1958
Location: Bradley Studios, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville TN.
Country Style USA #37 (TV)

Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), Hank Garland (eg), others unknown (acc)

a. film Blue Blue Day - 1:42(Don Gibson)
b. film Give Myself A Party - 2:43(Don Gibson)
c. film Look Who's Blue - 1:55(Don Gibson)
d. film Oh Lonesome Me - 1:25(Don Gibson)
All titles on: Bear Family DVD20113 — Country Style USA (Season 3)   (2007)

The episode opens and closes with a theme of "Stay A Little Longer". Cameraman Sid O'Berry's notebook helped clarify the matter of filming date and episode number.


Date: 1961
Location: WSMV-TV, 5700 Knob Rd, Nashville TN.
Pet Milk TV Grand Ole Opry

June Carter (v), Don Gibson (v, g), unknown (acc), Marvin Hughes (dir), T. Tommy Cutrer (mc)

a. film Oh Lonesome Me - 1:40(Don Gibson)
Time-Life DVD Box — Opry Video Classics   (2008)

Date: February 25, 1963
Location: WSMV-TV, 5700 Knob Rd, Nashville TN.
Pet Milk TV Grand Ole Opry

Don Gibson (v, g), The Jordanaires (bkv), unknown (acc), Marvin Hughes (dir), T. Tommy Cutrer (mc)

a. film Lonesome Number One - 1:52(Don Gibson)
b. film I Can't Stop Loving You - 2:23(Don Gibson)
Both titles on: Time-Life DVD Box — Opry Video Classics   (2008)

The Jordanaires (bkv) on b.


Date: March 4, 1966
Location: ABC Studio One, 7 West 66th Street, New York
The Jimmy Dean Show #82 (ABC TV)

Don Gibson (v, g), unknown (bkv, acc, con), Jimmy Dean (mc)

a. film A Born Loser - 1:40(Don Gibson)
b. film (I'd Be) A Legend In My Time - 1:35(Don Gibson)
c. film Far Far Away - 1:33(Don Gibson)
d. film Camptown Races - 1:27(Stephen Foster)
All titles unissued.

Al Martino, Sharon Carnes and the Statesmen Quartet were also guests.


Date: June 14, 1968
Location: Nashville TN.
National Life TV Grand Ole Opry

Don Gibson (v, g), unknown (acc)

a. film Oh Lonesome Me - 2:31(Don Gibson)
Time-Life DVD Box — Opry Video Classics   (2008)

Date: 1970s
Location: Opryland, Nashville TN.
The Porter Wagoner Show

Don Gibson (v, g), Buck Trent (eg), others unknown (acc), Porter Wagoner (mc)

a. film Oh Lonesome Me - 2:21(Don Gibson)
unissued

Date: 1971 (ca)
Location: Nashville TN.
That Good Ole Nashville Music

Don Gibson (v, g), unknown (bkv, acc), Leroy Van Dyke (mc)

a. film Woman (Sensuous Woman) - 3:10(Gary S. Paxton)
Time-Life DVD Box — Opry Video Classics   (2008)

Date: February 3, 1973
Location: Nashville TN.
Hee Haw #96

Bill Davis (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), Sue Thompson (v), The Jordanaires (bkv), unknown (acc), George Richey (dir), Roy Clark, Buck Owens (mc)

a. film Is This The Best I'm Gonna Feel - 2:30(Don Gibson)
b. film 'Cause I Love You - 2:32(Don Gibson)
Both titles unissued.

Sue Thompson (v) on b; The Jordanaires (bkv) on a.


Date: February 20, 1974
Location: Nashville TN.
Pop! Goes The Country #101

Don Gibson (v, g), unknown (acc), Ralph Emery (mc)

a. film One Day At A Time - 2:15(Gary S. Paxton)
b. film Bring Back Your Love To Me - 2:28(Don Gibson)
Both titles unissued.

Date: 1974 (ca)
Location: NBC Studios, Burbank CA.
The Midnight Special (NBC TV)

Dick Ebersol (pdr), Don Gibson (v, g), unknown (acc)

a. film Oh Lonesome Me - 2:24(Don Gibson)
unissued

Date: 1977 (ca)
Location: Opryland, Nashville TN.
That Nashville Music

Don Gibson (v, g), Dottie West (v), unknown (bkv, acc)

a. film If You Ever Get To Houston (Look Me Down) - 2:15(Mickey Newbury)
b. film Touch The Morning - 2:56(Eddy Raven)
c. film Sweet Memories - 3:04(Mickey Newbury)
All titles unissued.

Dottie West (v) on c; unknown (bkv) on b.


Sessions Reported: 11

Performances Reported: 22

Unique Songs Reported: 18

Unique Issues Reported: 2