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Clayton McMichen

Clayton McMichen (January 26, 1900 – January 4, 1970) was an American fiddler and country musician.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 26th, 1900 (Georgia), Died Battletown

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: violin, vocalist, speaker, leader, songwriter, composer, lyricist, whistling

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 334 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BSHQ-58960 10-in. 8/10/1932 In the hills of Tennessee Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental quintet instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BSHQ-58961 10-in. 8/11/1932 Mother, the queen of my heart Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BSHQ-58962 10-in. 8/11/1932 Prohibition has done me wrong Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, violin, songwriter  
Victor BSHQ-58963 10-in. 8/11/1932 Rock all our babies to sleep Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BSHQ-58964 10-in. 8/11/1932 Whippin' that old T.B. Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-58970 10-in. 8/15/1932 Peach picking time down in Georgia Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, violin, songwriter  
Victor BS-58971 10-in. 8/16/1932 Gambling barroom blues Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with violin, banjo, and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-58972 10-in. 8/16/1932 I've only loved three women Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BRC-71235 10-in. 1/15/1932 My Carolina home Dick Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet songwriter  
Victor BVE-82715 10-in. 3/30/1934 My Carolina home Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet songwriter  
Victor BS-071076 10-in. 10/2/1941 In the pines Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band, with male vocal duet composer  
Victor BS-071081 10-in. 10/2/1941 When it's peach pickin' time in Georgia Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with guitar and mandolin songwriter  
Columbia W142034 10-in. 4/17/1926 Hand me down my walking cane Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W142072 10-in. 4/21/1926 If I could hear my mother pray again Jack Pickell Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and piano instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W142085 10-in. 4/22/1926 My Carolina home Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin, songwriter  
Columbia W143019 10-in. 11/2/1926 Polly woddle doo Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal duet vocalist  
Columbia W143021 10-in. 11/2/1926 Uncle Bud Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo and male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W143027 10-in. 11/3/1926 She'll be coming 'round the mountain Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal duet vocalist  
Columbia W143030 10-in. 11/3/1926 I got mine Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo, male vocal trio, and talk instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W143046 10-in. 11/3/1926 The drunkard's hiccups Bob Nichols ; Gid Tanner Male vocal duet vocalist  
Columbia W143056 10-in. 11/4/1926 Let me call you sweetheart McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental trio leader  
Columbia W143057 10-in. 11/4/1926 Sweet bunch of daisies McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental trio leader  
Columbia W143090 10-in. 11/6/1926 House of David blues McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental trio instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia W143091 10-in. 11/6/1926 Down yonder McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental trio instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia W143098 10-in. 11/6/1926 Ring waltz Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with guitar and fiddle (violin) instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
(Results 1-25 of 334 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McMichen, Clayton," accessed October 29, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108368.

McMichen, Clayton. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 29, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108368.

"McMichen, Clayton." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 29 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108368

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