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Riley Puckett

Riley Puckett (May 7, 1894 – July 13, 1946) was an American country music pioneer, best known as a member of Gid Tanner and the Skillet Lickers.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 7th, 1894 (Alpharetta), Died July 13th, 1946 (East Point)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, vocalist, speaker, banjo, composer, lyricist, whistling, leader

Recordings (Results 476-481 of 481 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 62627 10-in. 9/29/1937 Moonlight on the Colorado-1 Riley Puckett instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 62628 10-in. 9/29/1937 The broken engagement Riley Puckett instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 62629 10-in. 9/29/1937 Gulf Coast blues Riley Puckett instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 62630 10-in. 9/29/1937 Take me back to my Carolina home Riley Puckett instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 62631 10-in. 9/29/1937 Altoona freight wreck Riley Puckett instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 62632 10-in. 9/29/1937 The cat came back Riley Puckett vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 476-481 of 481 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Puckett, Riley," accessed April 11, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102247.

Puckett, Riley. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 11, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102247.

"Puckett, Riley." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 11 April 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102247

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