Samuel Allen Theard (October 10, 1904 – December 7, 1982) was an American singer, songwriter, actor, and comedian. He performed under the names Lovin' Sam Theard, Spo-Dee-O-Dee, and others.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 10th, 1904 (New Orleans), Died December 7th, 1982 (Los Angeles)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1940
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer, lyricist, songwriter, guitar, speaker
Recordings (Results 51-63 of 63 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Brunswick||C5998||10-in.||Aug. 1930||You rascal you||Hokum Jug Band ; Frankie Half Pint Jaxon ; Tampa Red||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Brunswick||C5999||10-in.||Aug. 1930||She can love so good||Hokum Jug Band ; Frankie Half Pint Jaxon ; Tampa Red||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Brunswick||C6079||10-in.||Sept. 1930||She can love so good||Hokum Jug Band ; Frankie Half Pint Jaxon ; Tampa Red||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Brunswick||E37221||10-in.||9/23/1931||You rascal, you||Cab Calloway Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Decca||90711||10-in.||4/5/1936||New rubbing on that darned old thing||Oscar's Chicago Swingers||vocalist|
|Decca||90712||10-in.||5/5/1936||I wonder who's boogiein' my woogie||Oscar's Chicago Swingers||vocalist|
|Decca||90796||10-in.||7/9/1936||Try some of that||Oscar's Chicago Swingers||vocalist|
|Decca||90797||10-in.||7/9/1936||My gal's been foolin' me||Kokomo Arnold||vocalist|
|Decca||C 9424||10-in.||9/10/1934||I'm gonna run you down||Sam Theard||vocalist|
|Decca||C 9425||10-in.||9/10/1934||Rubbin' on the darned old thing||Sam Theard||vocalist|
|Decca||C 9483||10-in.||9/17/1934||That rhythm gal||Sam Theard||vocalist|
|Decca||C 9484||10-in.||9/17/1934||Till I die||Sam Theard||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Theard, Sam," accessed February 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107430.
Theard, Sam. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107430.
"Theard, Sam." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 February 2021.
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