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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 January 4th, 1970 (Battletown)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1941

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

Recordings (Results 226-250 of 334 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W151026 10-in. 12/4/1930 Cacklin' hen and rooster too Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with vocal effects and talking instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151027 10-in. 12/4/1930 Ricketts hornpipe Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with vocal effects instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151028 10-in. 12/4/1930 Lover's waltz Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Violin and guitar duet composer, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151041 10-in. 12/5/1930 Hand me down my walking cane Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151042 10-in. 12/5/1930 Bully of the town no. 2 Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151043 10-in. 12/5/1930 Broken down gambler Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with talking and vocal effects instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151044 10-in. 12/5/1930 Possum up the gum stump Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151045 10-in. 12/5/1930 The girl I love in Tennessee Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151046 10-in. 12/5/1930 Little man Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151047 10-in. 12/5/1930 Race between a Ford and Chevrolet Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151048 10-in. 12/5/1930 Georgia is my home Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151077 10-in. 12/7/1930 You gotta see your mama every night North Georgians ; Lowe Stokes Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151078 10-in. 12/7/1930 Pray for the lights to go out North Georgians ; Lowe Stokes Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151079 10-in. 12/7/1930 Row, row, row North Georgians ; Lowe Stokes Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151080 10-in. 12/7/1930 Sailing on the Robert E. Lee North Georgians ; Lowe Stokes Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo vocalist, instrumentalist, violin, songwriter  
Columbia W151081 10-in. 12/7/1930 When the bloom is on the sage Hugh Bryant ; Clayton McMichen Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151098 10-in. 12/8/1930 Prohibition—yes or no Tom Dorsey ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes Descriptive scene, with male vocal trio and string band instrumentalist, violin, speaker, vocalist  
Columbia W151099 10-in. 12/8/1930 Prohibition—yes or no Tom Dorsey ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes Descriptive scene, with string band instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W151100 10-in. 12/8/1930 Fiddlers' convention Tom Dorsey ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with male vocal solo and string band instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W151101 10-in. 12/8/1930 Fiddlers' convention Tom Dorsey ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with male vocal solo and string band instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W151102 10-in. 12/8/1930 Corn licker still in Georgia–Part 13 Tom Dorsey ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band and male vocalist(s) instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W151103 10-in. 12/8/1930 Corn licker still in Georgia–Part 14 Tom Dorsey ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band and male vocalist(s) vocalist, instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W151104 10-in. 12/8/1930 You brought a new kind of love to me Slim Bryant ; Clayton McMichen Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151133 10-in. 12/12/1930 History in a few words Dan Hornsby Male vocal solo, with guitar songwriter  
Columbia W151916 10-in. 10/24/1931 Miss McLeod's reel Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with talking and vocal effects instrumentalist, violin  
(Results 226-250 of 334 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McMichen, Clayton," accessed March 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108368.

McMichen, Clayton. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108368.

"McMichen, Clayton." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 March 2021.

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

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