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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 51-75 of 334 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W143856 10-in. 4/1/1927 Alabama gal Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W143857 10-in. 4/1/1927 Sleep, baby, sleep Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W143858 10-in. 4/1/1927 Little log cabin in the lane Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W143867 10-in. 4/2/1927 Cindy Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W143868 10-in. 4/2/1927 Little brown jug Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W143869 10-in. 4/2/1927 Alcoholic blues Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W143870 10-in. 4/2/1927 Down-hearted blues Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W143911 10-in. 4/6/1927 Mother's face I long to see Walter Morris Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W143912 10-in. 4/6/1927 In the time of long ago Walter Morris Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W143913 10-in. 4/6/1927 Barney McCoy Walter Morris Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W143914 10-in. 4/6/1927 I'll never leave old Dixie again Walter Morris Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W145047 10-in. 10/31/1927 Old McDonald had a farm Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W145048 10-in. 10/31/1927 Bile them cabbage down Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W145049 10-in. 10/31/1927 Big ball in town Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W145050 10-in. 10/31/1927 It's a long way to Tipperary Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W145051 10-in. 10/31/1927 Home brew rag North Georgians ; Lowe Stokes Instrumental quartet, with male vocal solo composer, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W145052 10-in. 10/31/1927 Unexplained blues North Georgians ; Lowe Stokes Instrumental quartet, with male vocal solo composer, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W145053 10-in. 10/31/1927 Buckin' mule Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with talking instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W145054 10-in. 10/31/1927 Uncle Bud Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W145055 10-in. 10/31/1927 Polly wolly doodle Skillet Lickers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W145058 10-in. 11/1/1927 Johnson's old gray mule Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W145059 10-in. 11/1/1927 When you and I were young, Maggie McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental quartet instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia W145060 10-in. 11/1/1927 Silver threads among the gold McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental quartet, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia W145061 10-in. 11/1/1927 Ain't she sweet? McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental quartet instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia W145066 10-in. 11/1/1927 Corn licker still in Georgia—Part 1 Bill Brown ; Clayton McMichen ; Bob Nichols ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band and male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
(Results 51-75 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.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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