Earl McDonald

Birth and Death Data: Born October 2nd, 1885, Died April 28th, 1949

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: jug, composer, leader, vocalist, songwriter, speaker

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-37220 10-in. 12/10/1926 Boodle-am Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-37221 10-in. 12/10/1926 Florida blues Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-37222 10-in. 12/10/1926 Don't give all the lard away Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-37223 10-in. 12/10/1926 Banjoreno Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-37224 10-in. 12/10/1926 Skip, skat, doodle-do Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-37225 10-in. 12/10/1926 Louisville stomp Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-37226 10-in. 12/11/1926 House rent rag Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band, with monologue songwriter, speaker, instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-37227 10-in. 12/11/1926 Memphis shake Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-37228 10-in. 12/11/1926 Carpet Alley breakdown Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-37229 10-in. 12/11/1926 Hen party blues Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-38635 10-in. 6/6/1927 National blues Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-38636 10-in. 6/6/1927 Southern shout Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-38637 10-in. 6/6/1927 Garden of joy Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-38638 10-in. 6/6/1927 You'd better leave me alone, sweet papa Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-38639 10-in. 6/7/1927 Only Mother cares for me Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-38640 10-in. 6/7/1927 Love blues Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-38641 10-in. 6/7/1927 I never did want you Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band, with talk instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-38642 10-in. 6/7/1927 If you can't make it easy, get a job and go to work Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-38645 10-in. 6/7/1927 When I stopped runnin' I was at home Dixieland Jug Blowers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-69449 10-in. 6/16/1931 My good gal's gone Louisville Jug Band ; Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-69450 10-in. 6/16/1931 Please don't holler, Mama Ben Ferguson Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, jug  
Victor BVE-69451 10-in. 6/16/1931 Try and treat her right Ben Ferguson Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble and vocal chorus instrumentalist, jug  
Victor CS-022376 12-in. 5/9/1938 Cakewalk (Scherzo) Eugene Ormandy ; Philadelphia Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Columbia W143805 10-in. 3/30/1927 She's in the graveyard now Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer, vocalist, leader  
Columbia W143806 10-in. 3/30/1927 Casey Bill Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band ; Earl McDonald Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, composer, vocalist  
Columbia W143807 10-in. 3/30/1927 Louisville Special Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Columbia W143808 10-in. 3/30/1927 Rocking chair blues Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band ; Earl McDonald Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo vocalist, composer, leader  
Columbia W143809 10-in. 3/30/1927 Mama's little sunny boy Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band Instrumental ensemble leader  
Columbia W143810 10-in. 3/30/1927 She won't quit but she'll slow down Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Columbia W143811 10-in. 3/30/1927 Under the chicken tree Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo and male vocal quartet vocalist, leader, composer  
Columbia W143812 10-in. 3/30/1927 Melody march call Earl McDonald's Original Louisville Jug Band Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
OKeh 9139 10-in. May 1925 Louisville bluezees Clifford's Louisville Jug Band ; Cora Gray Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh 9140 10-in. May 1925 Wakin' up blues Clifford's Louisville Jug Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh 9141 10-in. May 1925 I don't want you blues Clifford's Louisville Jug Band ; Cora Gray Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh 9142 10-in. May 1925 Get it fixed blues Clifford's Louisville Jug Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh 9143 10-in. May 1925 Mammy o' mine blues Clifford's Louisville Jug Band ; Cora Gray Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh 9144 Not documented May 1925 [Unknown title(s)] Clifford's Louisville Jug Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh 9145 10-in. May 1925 Struttin' the blues Clifford's Louisville Jug Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh 9146 10-in. May 1925 Dancing blues Clifford's Louisville Jug Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh S-72824 10-in. 9/16/1924 Blue devil blues Sara Martin's Jug Band Instrumental trio composer, instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh S-72825 10-in. 9/16/1924 Jug band blues Sara Martin Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, jug, songwriter  
OKeh S-72831 10-in. 9/19/1924 Jug band blues Sara Martin's Jug Band Instrumental trio composer, instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh S-72832 10-in. 9/16/1924 Don't you quit me, daddy Sara Martin Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh S-72833 10-in. 9/16/1924 I got the crying blues Sara Martin Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh S-72834 10-in. 9/19/1924 I ain't got no man Sara Martin Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh S-72835 10-in. 9/22/1924 Blues, please go away Sara Martin Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh S-72836 10-in. 9/22/1924 Come back, daddy, and ease my aching heart Sara Martin Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh S-72837 10-in. 9/22/1924 I'm gonna be a lovin' old soul Sara Martin Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh S-72838 10-in. 9/22/1924 Papa, papa blues Sara Martin Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, jug  
OKeh W80796 10-in. 4/29/1927 Chicken tree Whistler and his Jug Band Instrumental quartet composer  
Brunswick 14358-14359 10-in. 11/24/1924 Hatchet head blues Old Southern Jug Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  
Brunswick 14360-14361 10-in. 11/24/1924 Blues, just blues, that’s all Old Southern Jug Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, jug  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McDonald, Earl," accessed May 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112702.

McDonald, Earl. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112702.

"McDonald, Earl." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 May 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112702

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