Coley Jones

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, guitar, mandolin

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W145324 10-in. 12/3/1927 Army mule in no man's land Coley Jones Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W145325 10-in. 12/3/1927 That's my man Coley Jones Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W145326 10-in. 12/3/1927 Papa Coley's past life blues Coley Jones Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W145327 10-in. 12/3/1927 You go ahead, I'll stay right here Coley Jones Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W145328 10-in. 12/3/1927 Oh death, where is thy sting? Coley Jones Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W145329 10-in. 12/4/1927 Travelling man Coley Jones Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W145342 10-in. 12/6/1927 Frankie and Albert Coley Jones Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W147612 10-in. 12/8/1928 So tired Dallas String Band ; Coley Jones String trio, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W147613 10-in. 12/8/1928 Hokum blues Dallas String Band ; Coley Jones String trio, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W147622 10-in. 12/9/1928 Chasin' rainbows Dallas String Band ; Coley Jones String band, with male vocal solo vocalist, instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W147623 10-in. 12/9/1928 I used to call her baby Dallas String Band ; Coley Jones String band, with male vocal solo vocalist, instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W149512 10-in. 12/4/1929 Goin' back to my baby Texas Bill Day Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149513 10-in. 12/4/1929 Don't get love in your mind Texas Bill Day Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149514 10-in. 12/4/1929 Good mornin' blues Texas Bill Day Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149515 10-in. 12/4/1929 Burn the trestle down Texas Bill Day Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149536 10-in. 12/5/1929 I can't stand that Bobbie Cadillac ; Coley Jones Female-male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with guitar and piano vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149537 10-in. 12/5/1929 He throws that thing Bobbie Cadillac ; Coley Jones Female-male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with guitar and piano vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149538 10-in. 12/5/1929 Elm Street blues Texas Bill Day ; Billiken Johnson Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar, piano, and vocal effects instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149539 10-in. 12/5/1929 Billiken's weary blues Texas Bill Day ; Billiken Johnson Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar, piano, and vocal effects instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149558 10-in. 12/6/1929 Drunkard's special Coley Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149559 10-in. 12/6/1929 The elder's he's my man Coley Jones Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149566 10-in. 12/6/1929 Listen everybody Bobbie Cadillac ; Coley Jones Female-male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with guitar and piano vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149567 10-in. 12/6/1929 Easin' in Bobbie Cadillac ; Coley Jones Female-male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with guitar and piano vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149568 10-in. 12/6/1929 Shine Dallas String Band ; Coley Jones String band, with male vocal duet vocalist, instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W149569 10-in. 12/6/1929 Sugar blues Dallas String Band ; Coley Jones String band, with male vocal duet vocalist, instrumentalist, mandolin  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jones, Coley," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104538.

Jones, Coley. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104538.

"Jones, Coley." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104538

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