Texas Jim Robertson

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1909, Died January 1st, 1966

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1939 - 1951

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, songwriter, composer

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 56 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-036935 10-in. 5/12/1939 What good is the sunshine? Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist  
Victor BS-036936 10-in. 5/12/1939 Things that might have been Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist  
Victor BS-036937 10-in. 5/12/1939 I'm gonna throw my lasso Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist  
Victor BS-036938 10-in. 5/12/1939 Bouncin' along Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist  
Victor BS-050104 10-in. 4/17/1940 'Way down in Texas (Where the blue bonnets grew) Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar vocalist  
Victor BS-050105 10-in. 4/17/1940 Windy Ben Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-050106 10-in. 4/17/1940 Purple night on the prairie Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar vocalist, songwriter  
Victor BS-050107 10-in. 4/17/1940 My pony's hair turned grey (When my darling ran away) Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar vocalist  
Victor BS-057796 10-in. 11/27/1940 I'm gonna be long gone Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with string band vocalist  
Victor BS-057797 10-in. 11/27/1940 I'll be back in a year, little darling Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with string band vocalist  
Victor BS-057798 10-in. 11/27/1940 My ma, she told me so Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with string band vocalist, songwriter  
Victor BS-057799 10-in. 11/27/1940 The cowboy isn't speaking to his horse Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with string band vocalist  
Victor BS-062737 10-in. 3/7/1941 There's a heart in the heart of the Rockies Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Victor BS-062738 10-in. 3/7/1941 Too blue to cry Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Victor BS-062739 10-in. 3/7/1941 Birmingham woman Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Victor BS-062740 10-in. 3/7/1941 Brother Henry Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist, songwriter  
Victor BS-066151 10-in. 6/27/1941 Bury me not on the lone prairie Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-066152 10-in. 6/27/1941 Home on the range Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-066153 10-in. 6/27/1941 The cowboy's dream Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-066154 10-in. 6/27/1941 Red River Valley Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-066160 10-in. 6/30/1941 Ridin' old Paint (And leadin' old Dan) Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-066161 10-in. 6/30/1941 In Texas for the round-up in the spring Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-066162 10-in. 6/30/1941 The Texas song (A cowboy lament) Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-066163 10-in. 6/30/1941 The border affair Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-073627 10-in. 3/20/1942 (Darling, what I've thru) You'll never know Texas Jim Robertson Male vocal solo, with string band vocalist  
(Results 1-25 of 56 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Robertson, Texas Jim," accessed October 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110828.

Robertson, Texas Jim. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110828.

"Robertson, Texas Jim." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110828

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