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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 76-100 of 334 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W145067 10-in. 11/1/1927 Corn licker still in Georgia—Part 2 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  
Columbia W145068 10-in. 11/1/1927 My Blue Ridge Mountain queen Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar composer, vocalist  
Columbia W145077 10-in. 11/2/1927 My Carolina home McMichen's Melody Men String trio, with male vocal duet composer, instrumentalist, violin, vocalist, leader  
Columbia W145082 10-in. 11/2/1927 'Neath the old apple tree Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W145083 10-in. 11/2/1927 The trail of the lonesome pine Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W145090 10-in. 11/3/1927 In the shade of the old apple tree Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W145092 10-in. 11/3/1927 When you wore a tulip Hugh Cross ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W145099 10-in. 11/4/1927 Aloha oe McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental quintet instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia W145100 10-in. 11/4/1927 The Missouri waltz McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental quintet instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia W145101 10-in. 11/4/1927 Darling Nellie Gray McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental quintet, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia W145102 10-in. 11/4/1927 Fifty years ago McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental quintet instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 145558 10-in. 1/20/1928 My Blue Ridge Mountain queen Mack Allen ; The Harmonians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W146000 10-in. 4/10/1928 Hen cackle Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with talking and chicken sound effects instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W146001 10-in. 4/10/1928 Cumberland Gap Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W146002 10-in. 4/10/1928 Cotton-eyed Joe Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W146003 10-in. 4/10/1928 Black-eyed Susie Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W146004 10-in. 4/10/1928 Prettiest little girl in the county Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin, vocalist, speaker  
Columbia W146005 10-in. 4/10/1928 Slow buck Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with talk and vocal effects instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W146006 10-in. 4/10/1928 Settin' in the chimney jamb Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W146007 10-in. 4/10/1928 Sal let me chaw your rosin Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with talk and male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W146024 10-in. 4/11/1928 When the maple leaves are falling Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with 2 fiddles (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W146025 10-in. 4/11/1928 Dear old Dixieland Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W146032 10-in. 4/12/1928 Corn licker still in Georgia—Part 3 Bill Brown ; Clayton McMichen ; Bob Nichols ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band and male vocalist(s) vocalist, instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W146033 10-in. 4/12/1928 Corn licker still in Georgia—Part 4 Bill Brown ; Clayton McMichen ; Bob Nichols ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band and male vocalist(s) instrumentalist, violin, vocalist, speaker  
Columbia W146038 10-in. 4/12/1928 Original Arkansas traveler Dan Hornsby ; Clayton McMichen Comic dialogue, with fiddle (violin) instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
(Results 76-100 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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