Frankie Marvin

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, guitar, electric steel guitar, composer, yodeling, lyricist, steel guitar, songwriter, vocalist, ukulele, harmonica, jew's harp, speaker, violin

Notes: Also known by the pseudonyms Frank Wallace and Oklahoma's Blue Yodeler. Sometimes billed as "Frankie Marvin and his Uke."

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Recordings (Results 26-50 of 304 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-62233 10-in. 5/16/1930 Without you, Emaline Mileage Makers ; Bubber Miley Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-67455 10-in. 2/18/1931 Do right daddy blues Gene Autry Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-67457 10-in. 2/18/1931 That's how I got my start Gene Autry Male vocal solo, with guitar and harmonica instrumentalist, harmonica  
Victor BVE-67458 10-in. 2/18/1931 Bear cat papa blues Gene Autry Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars instrumentalist, guitar, composer  
Victor BVE-67471 10-in. 2/25/1931 Little sweetheart of the mountains Frankie Marvin ; Johnny Marvin Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-68852 10-in. 4/1/1931 The old woman and the cow Gene Autry Male vocal solo, with guitar, harmonica, and jews harp instrumentalist, harmonica, jew's harp  
Victor ABRC-68853 10-in. 4/1/1931 The old woman and the cow Gene Autry Male vocal solo, with guitar, harmonica, and jews harp instrumentalist, jew's harp, harmonica  
Victor ABRC-68854 10-in. 4/1/1931 Bear cat mama from Horner's Corners Jimmie Smith Male vocal solo, with steel guitar instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor ABRC-68855 10-in. 4/1/1931 She's a hum dum dinger Jimmie Smith Male vocal solo, with steel guitar instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BRC-68856 10-in. 4/1/1931 Old Man Duff Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with harmonica and guitar vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter, instrumentalist, harmonica  
Victor ABRC-68857 10-in. 4/1/1931 Old Man Duff Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with harmonica and guitar vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter, instrumentalist, harmonica  
Victor BRC-68858 10-in. 4/1/1931 I'm a truthful fellow Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with harmonica and guitar vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter, instrumentalist, harmonica  
Victor ABRC-68859 10-in. 4/1/1931 I'm a truthful fellow (True blue Bill) Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with harmonica and guitar vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter, instrumentalist, harmonica  
Victor ABRC-68860 10-in. 4/1/1931 Valley in the hills Frankie Marvin ; Jimmie Smith Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar, songwriter  
Victor BRC-68861 10-in. 4/1/1931 Valley in the hills Gene Autry ; Frankie Marvin Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar, songwriter  
Victor ABRC-68862 10-in. 4/1/1931 She's just that kind Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with harmonica vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, harmonica  
Victor ABRC-68863 10-in. 4/1/1931 She's always on my mind Frankie Marvin ; Jimmie Smith Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor ABRC-68864 10-in. 4/1/1931 I'm blue and lonesome Frankie Marvin ; Jimmie Smith Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BRC-69602 10-in. 5/13/1931 When it's night-time in Nevada Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble and whistling vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-74897 10-in. 1/27/1933 Cowboy's heaven Gene Autry Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars and yodeling composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-96275 10-in. 11/5/1935 Cowboy's heaven The Girls of the Golden West Female vocal duet, with guitar songwriter  
Victor E0VB-3733 10-in. 7/21/1950 Cowboy's heaven Roy Rogers Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor [Trial 1927-11-01-01] 10-in. 11/1/1927 Marvelous Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with ukulele vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1927-11-01-02] 10-in. 11/1/1927 My bungalow of dreams Frankie Marvin ; Johnny Marvin Male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia LA1530 10-in. 11/24/1937 There's a gold mine in the sky Gene Autry String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, electric steel guitar  
(Results 26-50 of 304 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Marvin, Frankie," accessed June 12, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113098.

Marvin, Frankie. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 12, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113098.

"Marvin, Frankie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 12 June 2024.

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