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 176-200 of 231 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||93726||10-in.||4/30/1941||What is life lived alone||Buddy Jones||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93727||10-in.||4/30/1941||Gonna change my business all around||Buddy Jones||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93728||10-in.||4/30/1941||If I'm wrong, I'm sorry||Buddy Jones||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93729||10-in.||4/30/1941||Mean hangover blues||Buddy Jones||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93736||10-in.||4/30/1941||It's been a long, long time||Floyd Tillman||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93737||10-in.||4/30/1941||All because of you||Floyd Tillman||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93738||10-in.||4/30/1941||I've learned my lesson now||Floyd Tillman||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93739||10-in.||4/30/1941||They took the stars out of heaven||Floyd Tillman||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93740||10-in.||4/30/1941||Rio Grande||Floyd Tillman||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93741||10-in.||4/30/1941||Why do you treat me this way||Floyd Tillman||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93750||10-in.||5/2/1941||I'm knocking at your door again||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93751||10-in.||5/2/1941||What more can I say?||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93752||10-in.||5/2/1941||I told you so||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93753||10-in.||5/2/1941||I hung my head and cried||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93754||10-in.||5/2/1941||I'll be true to the one I love||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||93755||10-in.||5/2/1941||Just because of you little girl||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||L 3362||10-in.||3/23/1944||There's a chill on the hill tonight||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano, accordion, vocalist|
|Decca||L 3363||10-in.||3/23/1944||Is it too late now?||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano, accordion, vocalist|
|Decca||L 3364||10-in.||3/23/1944||There's a new moon over my shoulder||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano, accordion, vocalist|
|Decca||L 3365||10-in.||3/23/1944||Grievin' my heart out for you||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano, accordion, vocalist|
|Decca||L 3366||10-in.||3/24/1944||Love, please don't let me down||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano, accordion, vocalist|
|Decca||L 3367||10-in.||3/24/1944||No good for nothin'||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano, accordion, vocalist|
|Decca||L 3368||10-in.||3/24/1944||I'm hurt too much to cry||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano, accordion, vocalist|
|Decca||L 3369||10-in.||3/24/1944||I'm sorry if that's the way you feel||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano, accordion, vocalist|
|Decca||L 3370||10-in.||3/24/1944||I'm happy I can ride the open range||Jimmie Davis||instrumentalist, piano, accordion, vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mullican, Moon," accessed November 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107283.
Mullican, Moon. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107283.
"Mullican, Moon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 November 2020.
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