Slim Smith

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1932

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, vocalist, composer, guitar, leader, songwriter

Notes: Sometimes credited as Bernard Smith or Charles B. Smith.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-56749 10-in. 10/4/1929 The farm relief song Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor BVE-67435 10-in. 2/5/1931 Bread line blues Slim Smith Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, lyricist, composer  
Victor BVE-67436 10-in. 2/5/1931 Otto Wood, the bandit Slim Smith Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist  
Columbia 147467 10-in. 11/16/1928 Hillbilly love song Mack Allen Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin), guitar, and harmonica songwriter  
Columbia [W]148881 10-in. 8/15/1929 Farm relief song Mack Allen Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Columbia W148913 10-in. 8/22/1929 Farm relief song Al Craver Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Columbia W151653 10-in. 6/26/1931 Wish I had my first wife back Charles B. Smith Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Columbia W151654 10-in. 6/26/1931 My little A-1 brownie Charles B. Smith Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W152215 10-in. 6/17/1932 Wish I had my first wife back Hawaiian Hill Billies ; Bernard Smith Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader  
Columbia W152216 10-in. 6/17/1932 Sweetheart of long ago Hawaiian Hill Billies ; Bernard Smith Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Smith, Slim," accessed July 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108371.

Smith, Slim. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108371.

"Smith, Slim." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108371

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