Charlie Poole

Charlie Poole (March 22, 1892 – May 21, 1931) was an American musician, singer and banjo player, as well as the leader of the North Carolina Ramblers, a string band that recorded many popular songs between 1925 and 1930.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 22nd, 1892 (Randolph County), Died May 21st, 1931 (Eden)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, banjo, speaker

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 68 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W140786 10-in. 7/27/1925 Girl I left in sunny Tennessee North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W140787 10-in. 7/27/1925 I'm the man that rode the mule 'round the world North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W140788 10-in. 7/27/1925 Can I sleep in your barn tonight mister North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W140789 10-in. 7/27/1925 Don't let your deal go down blues North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W142631 10-in. 9/16/1926 Wild horse North Carolina Ramblers Violin, banjo, and guitar instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W142632 10-in. 9/16/1926 Forks of Sandy North Carolina Ramblers ; Posey Rorer Violin, banjo, and guitar instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W142633 10-in. 9/16/1926 Mountain reel North Carolina Ramblers Violin, banjo, and guitar instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W142637 10-in. 9/17/1926 Goodbye booze North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W142638 10-in. 9/17/1926 Monkey on a string North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W142643 10-in. 9/18/1926 Little dog waltz North Carolina Ramblers Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W142644 10-in. 9/18/1926 A kiss waltz North Carolina Ramblers Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W142645 10-in. 9/18/1926 Leaving home North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W142646 10-in. 9/18/1926 Budded rose North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W142657 10-in. 9/20/1926 There'll come a time North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W142658 10-in. 9/20/1926 White House blues North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W142659 10-in. 9/20/1926 The highwayman North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W142660 10-in. 9/20/1926 Hungry hash house North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W144509 10-in. 7/25/1927 If I lose, I don't care North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist, instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W144510 10-in. 7/25/1927 On the battle fields of Belgium North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist, instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W144511 10-in. 7/25/1927 You ain't talkin' to me North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist, instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W144512 10-in. 7/25/1927 Coon from Tennessee North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist, instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W144513 10-in. 7/25/1927 When I left my good old home North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist, instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W144514 10-in. 7/25/1927 Letter that never came North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist, instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W144515 10-in. 7/25/1927 Take a drink on me North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist, instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W144516 10-in. 7/25/1927 Falling by the wayside North Carolina Ramblers ; Charlie Poole Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist, instrumentalist, banjo  
(Results 1-25 of 68 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Poole, Charlie," accessed October 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104419.

Poole, Charlie. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104419.

"Poole, Charlie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104419

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