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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 251-275 of 334 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W151917 10-in. 10/24/1931 Four cent cotton Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151918 10-in. 10/24/1931 Molly put the kettle on Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo and talking instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151919 10-in. 10/24/1931 Sleeping Lulu Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with talking speaker, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151920 10-in. 10/24/1931 McMichen's breakdown Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with talking and vocal effects instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151921 10-in. 10/24/1931 Whistlin' Rufus Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with whistling duet vocalist, whistling, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151932 10-in. 10/26/1931 When the bloom is on the sage Slim Bryant ; Georgia Wildcats ; Clayton McMichen Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia W151933 10-in. 10/26/1931 Yum yum blues Slim Bryant ; Georgia Wildcats ; Clayton McMichen Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia W151934 10-in. 10/26/1931 Devil's dream Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Violin and guitar duet instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151935 10-in. 10/26/1931 Durna hornpipe Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Violin and guitar duet instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151936 10-in. 10/26/1931 Longest train I ever seen Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W151937 10-in. 10/26/1931 That's no business of mine Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151966 10-in. 10/28/1931 Wild cat rag Georgia Wildcats ; Clayton McMichen String band, with talking leader, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151967 10-in. 10/28/1931 Carolina train Georgia Wildcats ; Clayton McMichen Instrumental trio leader, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151968 10-in. 10/28/1931 On the banks of the Ohio Georgia Wildcats ; Clayton McMichen Instrumental trio leader, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151969 10-in. 10/28/1931 Back to my Georgia home Georgia Wildcats ; Clayton McMichen Instrumental trio leader, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151970 10-in. 10/28/1931 The golden wedding ring Georgia Wildcats ; Clayton McMichen Instrumental trio leader, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151971 10-in. 10/28/1931 Sweet Floreine Georgia Wildcats ; Clayton McMichen Instrumental trio, with male vocal duet leader, instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W151988 10-in. 10/30/1931 Hog face blues Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Violin and guitar duet instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W151989 10-in. 10/30/1931 No name blues Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Violin and guitar duet instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh 9227 10-in. July 1925 Bully of the town McMichen's Home Town Band Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
OKeh 9228 10-in. July 1925 Sweet bunch of daisies McMichen's Home Town Band Instrumental ensemble leader  
OKeh 9229 10-in. July 1925 Silver bell McMichen's Home Town Band Instrumental ensemble leader  
OKeh 9230 10-in. July 1925 Alabama jubilee McMichen's Home Town Band Instrumental ensemble leader  
OKeh W80375 10-in. 2/1/1927 My Carolina home Vernon Dalhart ; Carson Robison Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin), guitar, and harmonica songwriter  
OKeh W80464 10-in. 2/21/1927 Bully of the town Dixie Entertainers ; Earl Johnson Instrumental trio, with male vocal duet composer  
(Results 251-275 of 334 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McMichen, Clayton," accessed April 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108368.

McMichen, Clayton. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108368.

"McMichen, Clayton." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 April 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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