Gordon Lightfoot Songbook Track Listing 1962-1998

HOME Bio News Tour CDs DVDs Songs Buy eList

A Magnificent Anthology

Clips are from various recordings on CDs, records and tape

Click to buy Songbook Box set
Amazon.com

Click to buy Songbook Box set
Amazon.ca

Click to buy Songbook Box set
Amazon.uk

The Gordon Lightfoot Songbook Box Set is four CDs covering his entire career; 88 songs in total, including 18 that are rare or previously unreleased. Below is the complete track listing, with the year each song was recorded, and the original album it appeared on (if any), or which album's recording session if it did not make an album. To date, the rare and previously unreleased cuts have not been made available as either downloads, or on a single CD.



Track

Song

Lyr

Original Album

Time

Disc 1: TT (74:43)

1

Remember Me (I'm The One)

Y

Early Lightfoot ('71). Chateau/ABC single ('62)

[2:20]

2

It's Too Late, He Wins

Y

Early Lightfoot ('71). Chateau/ABC single ('62)

[2:30]

3

For Lovin' Me

Y

Lightfoot!, 1966. WB/UA single

[2:26]

4

Early Mornin' Rain

Y

Lightfoot!, 1966.

[3:00]

5

The Way I Feel

Y

Lightfoot!, 1966.

[3:42]

6

Steel Rail Blues

Y

Lightfoot!, 1966.

[2:48]

7

A Message To The Wind

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 1967

[3:10]

8

Song For A Winter's Night

Y

The Way I Feel, 1967.

[2:55]

9

Canadian Railroad Trilogy

Y

The Way I Feel, 1967.

[6:10]

10

Go Go Round

Y

The Way I Feel, 1967. UA single

[2:35]

11

Crossroads

Y

The Way I Feel, 1967.

[2:55]

12

You'll Still Be Needing Me

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 1967

[2:58]

13

The Mountains and Maryann

Y

Did She Mention My Name, 1968.

[3:35]

14

The Last Time I Saw Her

Y

Did She Mention My Name, 1968.

[5:11]

15

Did She Mention My Name

Y

Did She Mention My Name, 1968.

[2:26]

16

Pussywillows, Cat-tails

Y

Did She Mention My Name, 1968. UA single

[2:49]

17

Boss Man

Y

Did She Mention My Name, 1968.

[2:05]

18

Something Very Special

Y

Did She Mention My Name, 1968.

[3:17]

19

Bitter Green

Y

Back Here On Earth, 1968. UA single

[2:43]

20

Affair On 8th Avenue

Y

Back Here On Earth, 1968.

[3:26]

21

I'm Not Sayin'/Ribbon Of Darkness

Y

Sunday Concert, 1969.

[2:50]

22

Softly

Y

Sunday Concert, 1969.

[3:15]

23

Mama Said

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 1969

[2:32]

24

Station Master

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 12/8/1970

[3:05]

Disc 2: TT (74:47)

1

Sit Down Young Stranger

Y

If You Could Read My Mind*, 1970.

[3:26]

2

If You Could Read My Mind

Y

If You Could Read My Mind*, 1970. Single (Pop #5)

[3:48]

3

Poor Little Allison

Y

If You Could Read My Mind*, 1970. Single

[2:25]

4

The Pony Man

Y

If You Could Read My Mind*, 1970. Single

[3:27]

5

Cobwebs and Dust

Y

If You Could Read My Mind*, 1970.

[3:20]

6

Too Much To Lose

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 9/4/1972

[2:38]

7

Summer Side Of Life

Y

Summer Side Of Life, 1971. Reprise Single

[4:05]

8

Cotton Jenny

Y

Summer Side Of Life, 1971.

[3:21]

9

10 Degrees and Getting Colder

Y

Summer Side Of Life, 1971.

[2:43]

10

Nous Vivons Ensemble

Y

Summer Side Of Life, 1971.

[3:45]

11

Same Old Loverman

Y

Summer Side Of Life, 1971.

[3:21]

12

Heaven Don't Deserve Me

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 9/3/1972

[2:58]

13

Don Quixote

Y

Don Quixote, 1972. Reprise single

[3:38]

14

Alberta Bound

Y

Don Quixote, 1972.

[3:19]

15

Beautiful

Y

Don Quixote, 1972. Reprise single (Pop #58)

[3:14]

16

Ode To Big Blue

Y

Don Quixote, 1972.

[4:45]

17

Stone Cold Sober

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 1974

[3:32]

18

Old Dan's Records

Y

Old Dan's Records, 1972.

[3:03]

19

That Same Old Obsession

Y

Old Dan's Records, 1972. Reprise single.

[3:42]

20

Lazy Mornin'

Y

Old Dan's Records, 1972.

[3:40]

21

Hi'Way Songs

Y

Old Dan's Records, 1972.

[3:30]

22

Can't Depend On Love

Y

Old Dan's Records, 1972. Reprise single.

[3:07]

Disc 3: TT (74:51)

1

Sundown

Y

Sundown, 1974. Reprise single. (Pop #1)

[3:45]

2

Carefree Highway

Y

Sundown, 1974. Reprise single. (Pop #10)

[3:45]

3

Seven Island Suite

Y

Sundown, 1974. Reprise single

[6:00]

4

Borderstone

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 1973

[3:40]

5

Cold On The Shoulder

Y

Cold On The Shoulder, 1975.

[3:00]

6

Now And Then

Y

Cold On The Shoulder, 1975.

[3:09]

7

Rainy Day People

Y

Cold On The Shoulder, 1975. Reprise single. (Pop #26)

[3:48]

8

Fine As Fine Can Be

Y

Cold On The Shoulder, 1975.

[3:58]

9

All The Lovely Ladies

Y

Cold On The Shoulder, 1975.

[3:35]

10

Summertime Dream

Y

Summertime Dream, 1976. Reprise single

[2:27]

11

Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald

Y

Summertime Dream, 1976. Reprise single. (Pop #2)

[6:28]

12

Never Too Close

Y

Summertime Dream, 1976.

[3:45]

13

Betty Called Me In

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 3/1976

[3:07]

14

Endless Wire

Y

Endless Wire, 1978.

[3:55]

15

The Circle Is Small

Y

Endless Wire, 1978. WB single. (Pop #33)

[3:50]

16

Sea Of Tranquility

Y

Dream Street Rose, 1980.

[3:14]

17

Make Way For The Lady

Y

Dream Street Rose, 1980. WB single.

[3:40]

18

Dream Street Rose

Y

Dream Street Rose, 1980. WB single.

[2:55]

19

Ghosts Of Cape Horn

Y

Dream Street Rose, 1980.

[4:07]

20

Keepin' On Yearnin'

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 3/1981

[3:40]

21

Canary Yellow Canoe

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 1981

[2:50]

Disc 4: TT (76:16)

1

Shadows

Y

Shadows, 1982. WB single.

[2:59]

2

She's Not The Same

Y

Shadows, 1982.

[3:10]

3

14 Karat Gold

Y

Shadows, 1982.

[3:54]

4

Baby Step Back

Y

Shadows, 1982. WB single.

[3:57]

5

In My Fashion

Y

Shadows, 1982. WB single.

[3:04]

6

Never Say Trust Me

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 1982

[3:36]

7

Why Should I Feel Blue

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 1982

[3:30]

8

Someone To Believe In

Y

Salute, 1983. WB single

[3:31]

9

Romance

Y

Salute, 1983.

[3:29]

10

Broken Dreams

Y

Salute, 1983.

[4:01]

11

Always On The Bright Side

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 1982

[3:54]

12

Forgive Me Lord

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 1985

[3:45]

13

Lifeline

Y

Previously Unreleased. Recorded 1986

[4:08]

14

East Of Midnight

Y

East Of Midnight 1986. WB single

[3:58]

15

Morning Glory

Y

East Of Midnight 1986. WB single

[3:24]

16

A Lesson In Love

Y

East Of Midnight 1986.

[4:05]

17

A Passing Ship

Y

East Of Midnight 1986.

[3:55]

18

Waiting For You

Y

Waiting For You, 1993.

[3:35]

19

Drink Yer Glasses Empty

Y

Waiting For You, 1993.

[3:16]

20

I'll Prove My Love

Y

Waiting For You, 1993.

[3:10]

21

A Painter Passing Through

Y

A Painter Passing Through, 1998

[3:55]

Click to buy Songbook boxed set
Amazon.com

Click to buy Songbook Box set
Amazon.ca

Click to buy Songbook Box set
Amazon.uk

*Album If You Could Read My Mind originally released as Sit Down Young Stranger

Thanks to Cathy Cowette, Sean Gaynor, Ed Mullen and Lisa Westbrook for help with lyrics files.

Back
 


IT infrastructure advisory and support services / Web sites / online stores by Valerie Magee of Visit my business web site    
A MC Pest Control  (Saratoga Springs, Albany, Clifton Park & all of Saratoga, Albany, Washington Counties and more)  
 

 
Looking for CDs or memorabilia?
For CDs, limited edition photos,
the Live in Reno DVD, and an old bio
check my Lightfoot store.

 
 

Visit my other music-related sites and stores: Huxtable, Christensen & Hood, Chad Mitchell Trio, David Rea, Robin Batteau (Hosting & Email List), Rob Carlson & Benefit Street (Website, Email List, Store), Modern Man (store only; Rob is also the author of The Palatine Ship), Steve Goodman Biography, The Brothers Four (Store & Email List), Bob Gibson (Ski Songs), Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen (Cat Tales (Cat Songs), Steve Gillette's The Man), Bob Warren, World Folk Music Association (store), Hamilton Camp, Michael Jerling, Mike Quick, Cathy Cowette, Spare Parts (Waltz Sheet Music, Civil War Music, Tango Music, English Country Dance Music, store), Fool's Hill Music, Meridian Green

 
©1998-2016 by Valerie Magee  Privacy Policy /  Legal