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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 151-175 of 334 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W148220 10-in. 4/9/1929 We were pals together Claude Davis ; Bob Nichols Male vocal duet, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin, songwriter  
Columbia W148221 10-in. 4/9/1929 Down in a Southern town Claude Davis ; Bob Nichols Male vocal duet and yodeling, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin, songwriter  
Columbia W148222 10-in. 4/9/1929 Back up and push Georgia Organ Grinders String band, with organ instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W148223 10-in. 4/9/1929 Smoke behind the clouds Georgia Organ Grinders String band and organ, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W148224 10-in. 4/9/1929 Sweet sixteen next Sunday Georgia Organ Grinders String band, with organ instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W148227 10-in. 4/10/1929 Four thousand years ago Georgia Organ Grinders String band and organ, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W148228 10-in. 4/10/1929 Georgia man Georgia Organ Grinders String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W148231 10-in. 4/10/1929 Skip to my Lou my darling Georgia Organ Grinders String band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W148232 10-in. 4/10/1929 Charming Betsy Georgia Organ Grinders String band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W148238 10-in. 4/11/1929 Back in Tennessee McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental trio leader, songwriter  
Columbia W148239 10-in. 4/11/1929 Last night broken-hearted McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental trio leader, songwriter  
Columbia W148249 10-in. 4/11/1929 Underneath the southern moon Claude Davis ; Bob Nichols Male vocal duet, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist, songwriter, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W148250 10-in. 4/11/1929 Meet me to-night in dreamland Claude Davis ; Bob Nichols Male vocal duet, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist, songwriter, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W148255 10-in. 4/12/1929 Johnnie get your gun Fate Norris and his Play Boys String band, with male vocal ensemble vocalist  
Columbia W148266 10-in. 4/12/1929 Corn licker still in Georgia—Part 7 Tom Dorsey ; Clayton McMichen ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band and male vocalist(s) instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W148267 10-in. 4/12/1929 Corn licker still in Georgia–Part 8 Tom Dorsey ; Clayton McMichen ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band and male vocalist(s) instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W148268 10-in. 4/12/1929 Dr. Ginger Blue Corn-Shuckers ; Arthur Tanner Male vocal solo and talking, with string band instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W148269 10-in. 4/12/1929 Lay me where sweet flowers blossom Corn-Shuckers ; Arthur Tanner Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia 148451 10-in. 4/18/1929 My Carolina home Ned Cobben Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar songwriter  
Columbia W149276 10-in. 10/29/1929 Rocky pallet Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W149277 10-in. 10/29/1929 Soldier's joy Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo and talking instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W149278 10-in. 10/29/1929 Rock that cradle, Lucy Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W149279 10-in. 10/29/1929 There'll be a hot time in the old town tonight Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W149280 10-in. 10/29/1929 Bonaparte's retreat Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with talking instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W149281 10-in. 10/29/1929 Hell's broke loose in Georgia Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with dialogue instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
(Results 151-175 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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