Dwight Butcher

Birth and Death Data: Born August 6, 1911, Died November 11, 1978

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1936

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

Notes: Also uses pseudonym Joe Smith (The Colorado Cowboy).

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Recordings (Results 26-38 of 38 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-82560 10-in. 5/28/1934 Young man, you'd better take care Joe Smith Male vocal solo, with violin, guitar, and yodeling vocalist, yodeling, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-82561 10-in. 5/28/1934 That silver-haired mother Joe Smith Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W152590 10-in. 12/11/1933 Mississippi waters Anne, Judy and Zeke with Pete Female-male vocal trio, with fiddle (violin) and guitar lyricist  
Columbia W152591 10-in. 12/11/1933 Don't let my mother know Anne, Judy and Zeke with Pete Mixed vocal trio, with fiddle (violin) and guitar lyricist  
Columbia W152593 10-in. 12/11/1933 Me and my still Anne, Judy and Zeke Mixed vocal trio, with yodeling and instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Decca 38792 10-in. 10/4/1934 Sing me a melody of the mountains Dwight Butcher vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 38793 10-in. 10/4/1934 Down in the Lone Star State Dwight Butcher vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 38794 10-in. 10/4/1934 I'm lonesome for the lone range Dwight Butcher vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 38795 10-in. 10/4/1934 Ain't no tellin' Dwight Butcher vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60528 10-in. 2/20/1936 I'm a broken hearted cowboy Dwight Butcher vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60529 10-in. 2/20/1936 Don't let my mother know Dwight Butcher vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60530 10-in. 2/20/1936 I left my heart in old Kentucky Dwight Butcher vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60531 10-in. 2/20/1936 Roll along prairie moon Dwight Butcher vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 26-38 of 38 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Butcher, Dwight," accessed June 19, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111485.

Butcher, Dwight. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 19, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111485.

"Butcher, Dwight." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 19 June 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111485

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