Little Tommy

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, yodeling

Notes: The son of Cliff Carlisle. Also known as Sonny Boy Tommy. Listed on some disc labels as just "Tommy" or as "Tommy Carlisle."

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-99166 10-in. 2/16/1936 My loving Cathleen Cliff Carlisle Trio Male vocal trio, with guitar and steel guitar vocalist  
Victor BS-99167 10-in. 2/16/1936 A stretch of 28 years Cliff Carlisle Trio Male vocal trio, with guitar and steel guitar vocalist  
Victor BS-102656 10-in. 6/16/1936 A little white rose Cliff Carlisle ; Little Tommy Male vocal duet and yodeling, with guitar and steel guitar vocalist  
Victor BS-102657 10-in. 6/16/1936 The flower of the valley Cliff Carlisle ; Little Tommy Male vocal duet and yodeling, with guitar, steel guitar, and string bass vocalist  
Victor BS-102658 10-in. 6/16/1936 Shine on me Cliff Carlisle Quartet Male vocal quartet, with guitar, steel guitar, and string bass vocalist  
Victor BS-102659 10-in. 6/16/1936 The blind child's prayer Cliff Carlisle Male vocal duet, with guitar, steel guitar, and string bass vocalist  
Victor BS-102660 10-in. 6/16/1936 Just a song at childhood Cliff Carlisle Male vocal duet, with guitar, steel guitar, and string bass vocalist  
Victor BS-102661 10-in. 6/16/1936 They say it's the end of the trail, Old Paint Cliff Carlisle ; Little Tommy Male vocal duet and yodeling, with guitar, steel guitar, and string bass vocalist, yodeling  
Victor BS-07156 10-in. 2/19/1937 Just a wayward boy Cliff Carlisle Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and steel guitar vocalist  
Victor BS-07157 10-in. 2/19/1937 There's a lamp in the window tonight Cliff Carlisle Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and steel guitar vocalist  
Victor BS-07158 10-in. 2/19/1937 Ridin' that lonesome train Cliff Carlisle ; Little Tommy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and steel guitar vocalist  
Victor BS-011919 10-in. 8/4/1937 Your saddle is empty to-night Cliff Carlisle ; Little Tommy Male vocal duet, with string band vocalist  
Victor BS-011920 10-in. 8/4/1937 Lonely Cliff Carlisle ; Little Tommy Male vocal duet, with string band vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Little Tommy," accessed May 10, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114500.

Little Tommy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 10, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114500.

"Little Tommy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 10 May 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114500

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