There’s A Kind Of Hush (All Over The World)

AM 1800 Hush Caught
(Les Reed; Geoff Stevens) Glenwood Music Corp. ASCAP 3:03

A&M 1800 Single released: 2/12/76
Billboard #12, 2/28/76
b/w (I’m Caught Between) Goodbye And I Love You

Original album mix with synth stabs at :50:
A KIND OF HUSH LP and Remastered Classic CD
CARPENTERS COLLECTED
– ESSENTIAL COLLECTION
JAPANESE SINGLE BOX
THE SINGLES 1974-1978
ULTIMATE COLLECTION (NL)
YESTERDAY ONCE MORE (UK)

A mono folddown exists of this mix on the promo 45. Both the stereo and mono single versions are sped-up by a factor of 2.82% from the album version.

Original single mix, synth stabs at :50 minimized, sped up the same as the mono side:
CARPENTERS-THE COMPLETE SINGLES

1985 remix: synth stabs removed, recording cleaned up a bit, and bass and kick drum beefed up 

A KIND OF HUSH original A&M CD
– A&M GOLD SERIES VOL 1
– A&M NEW GOLD SERIES VOL 2
ANTHOLOGY (89)
ANTHOLOGY (97)
THE BEST OF CARPENTERS (Brazil)
– CARPENTERS BEST VOL. 1
CARPENTERS COLLECTION (Time-Life)
– THE CARPENTERS COLLECTION (THEIR GREATEST HITS)
CLASSICS VOL 2 and YESTERDAY ONCE MORE (85)
GOLD (US)
MAGICAL MEMORIES OF THE CARPENTERS
THE NATION’S FAVOURITE CARPENTERS SONGS (UK)
REMINISCING
SWEET MEMORY all at once
THEIR GREATEST HITS AND FINEST PERFORMANCES (Readers Digest)
TWENTY TWO HITS OF THE CARPENTERS
ULTIMATE COLLECTION (UK)

Live version:
LIVE AT THE PALLADIUM

Chris May says:

1976: Original album mix *Note: This mix is also included on “The Singles, 1974-1978”
1985: First remix, extended fade-out
I’m pretty certain that every mix heard from ’85 on was this remix with extended fade…
Original two-page promotional ad for this single:
Billboard Hush Promo Ad Feb 28 1976