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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 176-200 of 334 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W149282 10-in. 10/29/1929 Giddap Napoleon Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W149283 10-in. 10/29/1929 Cripple Creek Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo and talking instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W149289 10-in. 10/29/1929 McMichen's reel Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Violin and guitar duet instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W149290 10-in. 10/29/1929 Rye straw Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett Violin and guitar duet, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W149304 10-in. 10/30/1929 I don't care what you used to be McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental ensemble leader  
Columbia W149305 10-in. 10/30/1929 Down the lane to home sweet home McMichen's Melody Men Instrumental ensemble leader  
Columbia W149316 10-in. 10/31/1929 Honolulu moon McMichen's Melody Men 2 fiddles (violins) and steel guitar, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W149317 10-in. 10/31/1929 When clouds have vanished McMichen's Melody Men 2 fiddles (violins) and steel guitar, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W149328 10-in. 11/1/1929 Corn licker still in Georgia—Part 9 Tom Dorsey ; Clayton McMichen ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W149329 10-in. 11/1/1929 Corn licker still in Georgia–Part 10 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 W149330 10-in. 11/1/1929 Sailin' down the Chesapeake Bay North Georgians ; Lowe Stokes Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W149331 10-in. 11/1/1929 Everybody's doing it North Georgians ; Lowe Stokes Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W149332 10-in. 11/1/1929 Left all alone again blues North Georgians ; Lowe Stokes Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W149333 10-in. 11/1/1929 Wish I had stayed in the wagon yard North Georgians ; Lowe Stokes Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin, vocalist  
Columbia W149334 10-in. 11/1/1929 Corrine Corrina Hugh Cross ; Bob Nichols Male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist  
Columbia W149335 10-in. 11/1/1929 I left my gal in the mountains Hugh Cross ; Bob Nichols Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist  
Columbia W149338 10-in. 11/2/1929 Kickapoo medicine show Hugh Cross ; Clayton McMichen ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W149339 10-in. 11/2/1929 Kickapoo medicine show Hugh Cross ; Clayton McMichen ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band and vocal effects instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W149340 10-in. 11/2/1929 A night in a blind tiger Tom Dorsey ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Uncle Fuzz Descriptive scene, with string band instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W149341 10-in. 11/2/1929 A night in a blind tiger Tom Dorsey ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Uncle Fuzz Descriptive scene, with string band instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W149364 10-in. 11/4/1929 Frankie and Johnny Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W149369 10-in. 11/4/1929 A bee hunt on Hill for Sartin Creek Clayton McMichen ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band and bee sound effects instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W149370 10-in. 11/4/1929 A bee hunt on Hill for Sartin Creek Clayton McMichen ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band and bee sound effects instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
Columbia W150200 10-in. 4/14/1930 Leather breeches Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with talking instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia W150201 10-in. 4/14/1930 New Arkansas traveller Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with talking instrumentalist, violin, speaker  
(Results 176-200 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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