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Bill Boyd

William Lemuel Boyd (September 29, 1910 in Fannin County, Texas – December 7, 1977 in Dallas, Texas) was an American Western style singer and guitarist.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 29th, 1910, Died December 7th, 1977

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1932 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, guitar, vocalist, songwriter, director, composer, yodeling, lyricist

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 143 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-70645 10-in. 2/2/1932 Roll along Kentucky moon Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-70646 10-in. 2/3/1932 Hobo's meditation Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-83822 10-in. 8/7/1934 I'm gonna hop off the train Bill Boyd ; Jim Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet leader, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-83823 10-in. 8/7/1934 The ramblers' rag Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-83824 10-in. 8/7/1934 The lost wagon Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-83825 10-in. 8/7/1934 'Way down in Missouri Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-83826 10-in. 8/7/1934 Ridin' on a humpback mule Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, leader  
Victor BVE-83827 10-in. 8/7/1934 The broken man Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo leader, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-83828 10-in. 8/7/1934 The strawberry roan Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo leader, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-83829 10-in. 8/7/1934 When I find my dear daddy is waiting Bill Boyd ; Jim Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet leader, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, composer  
Victor BVE-83830 10-in. 8/7/1934 On the Texas plains Bill Boyd ; Jim Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet leader, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-83831 10-in. 8/7/1934 Ridin' Old Paint and leadin' Old Ball Bill Boyd ; Jim Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet leader, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-87718 10-in. 1/27/1935 St. Louis blues Bill Boyd ; Jim Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal duet, with string band instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, director  
Victor BVE-87719 10-in. 1/27/1935 Thousand mile blues Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal duet, with string band director, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-87720 10-in. 1/27/1935 The wind swept desert Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal duet, with string band director, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-87721 10-in. 1/27/1935 Song bird yodel Bill Boyd ; Jim Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal duet, with string band director, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-87722 10-in. 1/27/1935 Watching the world go by Bill Boyd ; Jim Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal duet, with string band director, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-87723 10-in. 1/27/1935 Going back to my Texas home Bill Boyd ; Jim Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal duet, with string band director, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-87724 10-in. 1/27/1935 Mama don't like no music Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band director, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-87725 10-in. 1/27/1935 The train song Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, guitar, director  
Victor BVE-87726 10-in. 1/27/1935 Harvest time Bill Boyd ; Jim Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal duet, with string band director, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-87727 10-in. 1/27/1935 Under the double eagle Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, guitar, director  
Victor BS-94436 10-in. 8/12/1935 By a window Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet leader, vocalist  
Victor BS-94437 10-in. 8/12/1935 Evil in you children Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet leader, vocalist  
Victor BS-94438 10-in. 8/12/1935 Barn dance rag Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band leader  
(Results 1-25 of 143 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Boyd, Bill," accessed August 12, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107284.

Boyd, Bill. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 12, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107284.

"Boyd, Bill." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 12 August 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107284

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