1982 Gail Davies – Givin’ Herself Away

Givin’ Herself Away (1982, Warner Bros) is the fourth solo album by Gail Davies.

Gail Davies (born Patricia Gail Dickerson; June 5, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and the first female record producer in country music. She is the daughter of country singer Tex Dickerson and the sister of songwriter Ron Davies. Gail’s son, Chris Scruggs, is a former co-lead singer and guitarist for the roots-country band BR549 and is currently on tour with Marty Stuart as a member of his Fabulous Superlatives.

Tracks

1  Round The Clock Lovin’ (Rory Bourke; KT Oslin) 03:45
2  Movin’ (I Might Decide To Stay) (Jeff Tassin) 02:29
3  Hold On (Rick Clark; Mark Marchetti) 02:49
4  It’s Amazing What A Little Love Can Do (Gail Davies) 03:02
5  Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream) (Cindy Walker) 03:18
6  Givin’ Herself Away (Tom Kimmel; Lynn Tabola) 04:01
7  All The Fire Is Gone (Gail Davies) 02:56
8  Singing The Blues (Melvin Endsley) 02:08
9  You Turn Me On I’m A Radio (Joni Mitchell) 04:49
10  Dawn (Ron Davies) 02:44

Musicians

1 Round The Clock Lovin’

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarAlbert Lee
GuitarPete Carr
PianoBill Payne
HornsMuscle Shoals Horns
PercussionTerry McMillan
Background VocalsJeff Tassin
VocalsGail Davies


2 Movin’ (I Might Decide To Stay)

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarAlbert Lee
Acoustic GuitarJeff Tassin
BanjoBobby Thompson
PianoBill Payne
Background VocalsJeff Tassin
VocalsGail Davies


3 Hold On

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarJon Goin
Acoustic GuitarAlbert Lee
KeyboardsBill Payne
PercussionFarrell Morris
Background VocalsWalker Igleheart
Background VocalsMichael Joyce
PercussionGail Davies


4 It’s Amazing What A Little Love Can Do

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarAlbert Lee
Acoustic GuitarGail Davies
Acoustic GuitarPete Carr
Fender RhodesCraig Doerge
Steel GuitarLloyd Green
VocalsGail Davies


5 Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream)

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarAlbert Lee
GuitarPete Carr
PianoCraig Doerge
PercussionFarrell Morris
Background VocalsJohn Carter
Background VocalsGinger Holladay
Background VocalsLisa Silver
Background VocalsSherilyn Huffman
VocalsGail Davies


6 Givin’ Herself Away

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarJon Goin
GuitarAlbert Lee
GuitarBartholomew James Lowry
Acoustic GuitarPete Pendras
PianoCraig Doerge
Background VocalsWalker Igleheart
Background VocalsMichael Joyce
VocalsGail Davies


7 All The Fire Is Gone

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsMike Baird
Acoustic GuitarAlbert Lee
Acoustic GuitarBobby Thompson
Acoustic GuitarJeff Tassin
Steel GuitarLloyd Green
Electric PianoBill Payne
PianoShane Keister
HarmonicaTerry McMillan
Background VocalsWalker Igleheart
Background VocalsMichael Joyce
VocalsGail Davies


8 Singing The Blues

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarPete Carr
PianoCraig Doerge
Background VocalsWalker Igleheart
PercussionGail Davies


9 You Turn Me On I’m A Radio

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsMike Baird
Acoustic GuitarAlbert Lee
Steel GuitarLloyd Green
Fender RhodesBill Payne
SynthesizerShane Keister
CongasTerry McMillan
PercussionFarrell Morris
Background VocalsJeff Tassin
PercussionGail Davies


10 Dawn

BassLeland Sklar
DrumsMike Baird
GuitarDean Parks
Acoustic GuitarGail Davies
Electric PianoJai Winding
PianoShane Keister
PercussionFarrell Morris
Background VocalsMichael Joyce
Background VocalsWalker Igleheart
Background VocalsPaulette Carlson

Other Musicians

Strings – The Shelly Kurland Strings

Liner Notes

Producer – Gail Davies
Arranged By – Gail Davies
Arranged By (Strings) – Bergen White
Engineer (Assistant) – Steve Ham, Bill Smith, Russ Castillo
Mastered By – Denny Purcell
Mixed By – Galen Senogles, Rick McCollister
Recorded By – Galen Senogles, Rick McCollister

Art Direction, Design – Christine Sauers
Photography – Raul Vega

Mastered At Woodland Studios
Mixed At Woodland Sound Studios, Nashville, TN
Recorded At Producer’s Workshop, Hollywood, CA
Recorded At Woodland Sound Studios, Nashville, TN
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Phonographic Copyright WEA International Inc
Copyright Warner Bros. Records Inc
Copyright WEA International Inc