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Tex Martin

Birth and Death Data: Born December 6th, 1918, Died November 20th, 2009

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1939 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass, vocalist, guitar, composer, yodeling

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-041314 10-in. 8/24/1939 I'll keep on loving you Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-041315 10-in. 8/24/1939 Don't put a tax on the beautiful girls Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-041316 10-in. 8/24/1939 Tonight you belong to me Tex Martin ; Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band vocalist, instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-041317 10-in. 8/24/1939 Carry me back to Carolina Harry Blair ; Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-041318 10-in. 8/24/1939 Four or five times Harry Blair ; Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band and male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-041319 10-in. 8/24/1939 Hootchie-kootchie-koo Tex Martin ; Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band vocalist, instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-041320 10-in. 8/24/1939 Washboard man Harry Blair ; Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-041321 10-in. 8/24/1939 Doug ain't doin' the jitterbug Harry Blair ; Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-041322 10-in. 8/24/1939 There's a blue sky 'way out yonder Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal trio, with string band and yodeling vocalist, instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-041323 10-in. 8/24/1939 Over the Santa Fe Trail Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal trio, with string band vocalist, instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-041324 10-in. 8/24/1939 Out on the lone prairie Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal trio, with string band and yodeling vocalist, instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-041325 10-in. 8/24/1939 Steel guitar blues Tennessee Ramblers Steel guitar solo, with string band instrumentalist, string bass, guitar  
Victor BS-047543 10-in. 2/6/1940 I'd love to be a cowboy Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal trio, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-047544 10-in. 2/6/1940 I like it that way Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal trio, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-047545 10-in. 2/6/1940 I'll never let you cry Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal trio, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-047546 10-in. 2/6/1940 Hard hearted love Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal trio, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-056530 10-in. 10/12/1940 Grab your saddle horn and blow Cecil Campbell ; Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal trio, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-056532 10-in. 10/12/1940 Won't you sometimes dream of me? Cecil Campbell ; Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-056535 10-in. 10/12/1940 Come swing with me Cecil Campbell ; Tennessee Ramblers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, vocalist  
Victor BS-071093 10-in. 10/4/1941 New "Red River Valley" Tennessee Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Victor BS-071095 10-in. 10/4/1941 Oh Mary, don't you weep Tennessee Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Victor BS-071098 10-in. 10/4/1941 Let me hear you say "I love you" Claude Casey ; Pine State Playboys String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-071099 10-in. 10/4/1941 Swinging with Gilbert Claude Casey ; Pine State Playboys String band instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-071100 10-in. 10/4/1941 Why did things happen this way? Claude Casey ; Pine State Playboys String band, with male vocal duet and yodeling vocalist, yodeling, instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-071101 10-in. 10/4/1941 Hottest little baby in town Claude Casey ; Pine State Playboys String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, string bass  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Martin, Tex," accessed June 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114191.

Martin, Tex. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114191.

"Martin, Tex." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 June 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114191

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