Moon Mullican

Aubrey Wilson Mullican (March 29, 1909 – January 1, 1967), known professionally as Moon Mullican and nicknamed "King of the Hillbilly Piano Players", was an American country and western singer, songwriter, and pianist. He was associated with the hillbilly boogie style which greatly influenced rockabilly. Jerry Lee Lewis cited him as a major influence on his own singing and piano playing.

Mullican once stated, "We gotta play music that'll make them goddamn beer bottles bounce on the table".

Birth and Death Data: Born March 29th, 1909 (Polk County;Corrigan), Died January 1st, 1967 (Beaumont)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1938 - 1966

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, vocalist, accordion, composer, songwriter, speaker

Recordings (Results 51-75 of 231 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 66307 10-in. 8/26/1939 I'm still in love with you Cliff Bruner and his Boys instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66325 10-in. 8/29/1939 I didn't know Floyd Tillman instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66326 10-in. 8/29/1939 There must be someone for me Floyd Tillman instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66327 10-in. 8/29/1939 I'm always dreaming of you Floyd Tillman instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66328 10-in. 8/29/1939 Don't be blue Floyd Tillman instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66329 10-in. 8/29/1939 I never felt this way before Floyd Tillman instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66330 10-in. 8/29/1939 Maybe I'll get by without you Floyd Tillman instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66331 10-in. 8/29/1939 I'd settle down for you Floyd Tillman instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66332 10-in. 8/29/1939 It had to be that way Floyd Tillman instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66333 10-in. 8/30/1939 Hold it a little longer Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66334 10-in. 8/30/1939 I can't be bothered Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66335 10-in. 8/30/1939 I can't use you anymore Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66336 10-in. 8/30/1939 I'll get mine bye and bye No.3 Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66337 10-in. 8/30/1939 Boog-a-boo baby Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66338 10-in. 8/30/1939 Like the doctor said Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66339 10-in. 8/30/1939 Tend to your business Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66340 10-in. 8/30/1939 Alice from Dallas Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66341 10-in. 8/30/1939 Rockin' rollin' Mama Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66342 10-in. 8/30/1939 You'll miss me some sweet day Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66343 10-in. 8/30/1939 Settle down blues Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66344 10-in. 8/30/1939 I'm in the doghouse now No.2 Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66345 10-in. 8/30/1939 She's got the best in town Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66346 10-in. 8/30/1939 I wish I'd never met you Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66347 10-in. 8/30/1939 Action speaks louder than words Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66348 10-in. 8/30/1939 I think I'll turn your damper down Buddy Jones instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 51-75 of 231 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mullican, Moon," accessed December 3, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107283.

Mullican, Moon. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 3, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107283.

"Mullican, Moon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 3 December 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107283

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