James McCravy

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, songwriter, guitar, arranger, composer, lyricist, violin

Notes: Victor ledgers note that Frank and James McCravy were known on the radio as the Sweet Singers of the South.

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 101-125 of 172 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E32396 10-in. 3/20/1930 The resurrection morning Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin and guitar vocalist, songwriter  
Brunswick E32397 10-in. 3/20/1930 The better home Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin and guitar vocalist, songwriter  
Brunswick E32622 10-in. 4/24/1930 The dollar and the devil Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin and guitar vocalist, songwriter  
Brunswick E32623 10-in. 4/24/1930 Good Lord takin’ care of the poor folks Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist, songwriter  
Brunswick E35571 10-in. 12/18/1930 While the days are going by Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, steel guitar, and organ vocalist  
Brunswick E35572 10-in. 12/18/1930 While the days are going by Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with violin, steel guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E35573 10-in. 12/18/1930 The life boat Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with violin, steel guitar, and piano vocalist, songwriter  
Brunswick E35574 10-in. 12/18/1930 The great judgement morning Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with violin, steel guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E35763 10-in. 12/19/1930 I’m going through Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, banjo, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E35764 10-in. 12/19/1930 Is my name written there Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E35765 10-in. 12/19/1930 Sweeter than all Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E35766 10-in. 12/19/1930 My Father is rich in houses and land Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E35767 10-in. 12/19/1930 Shadows Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E35768 10-in. 12/19/1930 When the shadows flee away Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E35769 10-in. 12/19/1930 Where we’ll never grow old Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E35825 10-in. 12/18/1930 I have read of a beautiful city Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E35826 10-in. 12/18/1930 Down by the window where my mother used to pray Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E37324 10-in. 10/28/1931 Wonderful peace Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E37329 12-in. 10/28/1931 Over yonder Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Brunswick E37330 10-in. 10/28/1931 Remember your mother Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist, songwriter  
Brunswick E37331 12-in. 10/28/1931 We shall meet bye and bye Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E37332 10-in. 10/28/1931 Does this train go to heaven Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E37336 10-in. 10/29/1931 Sometime Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with steel guitar, piano, and celeste vocalist  
Brunswick E37337 10-in. 10/29/1931 Cast thy bread upon the waters Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E37338 10-in. 10/29/1931 Sunrise Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, piano, and celeste (doubling with piano) vocalist  
(Results 101-125 of 172 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McCravy, James," accessed May 26, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114573.

McCravy, James. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 26, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114573.

"McCravy, James." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 26 May 2022.

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