Bob Shelton

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, guitar, harmony vocal, jug, string bass

Notes: Also often credited under birth name, Bob Attlesey.

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 60239 10-in. 12/18/1935 Listen to the mocking bird Curley Fox instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60240 10-in. 12/18/1935 Fifty years ago waltz Curley Fox instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60241 10-in. 12/18/1935 Tennessee roll Curley Fox instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60243 10-in. 12/19/1935 Budded roses The Shelton Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Decca 60244 10-in. 12/19/1935 I'm sitting on top of the world The Shelton Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Decca 60245 10-in. 12/19/1935 When it's night time in Nevada The Shelton Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Decca 60248 10-in. 12/19/1935 Black sheep The Shelton Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Decca 60257 10-in. 12/19/1935 'leven miles from Leavenworth The Shelton Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Decca 60258 10-in. 12/19/1935 Daddy don't low no low down hangin' around The Shelton Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Decca 60259 10-in. 12/19/1935 Deep Elem blues No.2 The Shelton Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Decca 60261 10-in. 12/19/1935 New John Henry blues-1 The Shelton Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Decca 60262 10-in. 12/19/1935 At the Shelby County fair-2 The Shelton Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Decca 60263 10-in. 12/19/1935 Rid in' on a humpback mule-1 The Shelton Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, jug  
Decca 60264 10-in. 12/20/1935 Sweet Evelina The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 60265 10-in. 12/20/1935 Answer to just because The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 60267 10-in. 12/20/1935 Lover's farewell The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 60268 10-in. 12/20/1935 That's a habit I've never had The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 60269 10-in. 12/20/1935 Four or five times The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61820 10-in. 2/17/1937 Answer to blue eyes The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61821 10-in. 2/17/1937 I'm gonna fix your wagon The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61822 10-in. 2/17/1937 The story of seven roses The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61823 10-in. 2/17/1937 I'm here to get my baby out of jail The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61824 10-in. 2/17/1937 Way down in Georgia The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61825 10-in. 2/17/1937 Aura Lee The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61826 10-in. 2/17/1937 Givin' everything away The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61827 10-in. 2/17/1937 Cinda Lou The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61828 10-in. 2/17/1937 New Cinda Lou The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61839 10-in. 2/18/1937 Deep elem blues No.3 The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61840 10-in. 2/18/1937 New trouble in mind blues The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61841 10-in. 2/18/1937 That golden love The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61842 10-in. 2/18/1937 She was happy til she met you The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61843 10-in. 2/18/1937 A prisoner's dream The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61844 10-in. 2/18/1937 Answer to A prisoner's dream The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61845 10-in. 2/18/1937 Someone to love you when you're old The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61846 10-in. 2/18/1937 Goodness gracious Gracie The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61847 10-in. 2/18/1937 Nobody but my baby is getting my love The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61848 10-in. 2/18/1937 Uncle Eph's got the coon The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61849 10-in. 2/18/1937 A dollar down and a dollar a week The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61862 10-in. 2/19/1937 Just because No.3 The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61863 10-in. 2/19/1937 All night long The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61864 10-in. 2/19/1937 Along with my sorrows The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 61865 10-in. 2/19/1937 Go 'long mule The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 63022 10-in. 12/12/1937 When you think a whole lot about someone The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63023 10-in. 12/12/1937 Who calls you sweet Mama now The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63024 10-in. 12/12/1937 I told them all about you The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63025 10-in. 12/12/1937 As long as I have you The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63026 10-in. 12/12/1937 Blue kimono blues The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63027 10-in. 12/12/1937 I'm gonna let the bumble bee be The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63028 10-in. 12/12/1937 Eight more years to go The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63029 10-in. 12/12/1937 My gal is mean The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63040 10-in. 12/12/1937 Seven years with the wrong woman The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63041 10-in. 12/12/1937 Take me back to Renfro Valley The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63042 10-in. 12/12/1937 You're standing on the outside now The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63043 10-in. 12/12/1937 The old mill's tumbling down The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63044 10-in. 12/12/1937 The pig got up and slowly walked away The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63045 10-in. 12/12/1937 No foolin' The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63046 10-in. 12/12/1937 Down on the farm The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63047 10-in. 12/12/1937 If you want me you got to run me down The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63048 10-in. 12/12/1937 By the stump of the old pine tree The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63049 10-in. 12/12/1937 Far over the hill The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 63050 10-in. 12/12/1937 Jealous The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 64534 10-in. 9/18/1938 You can't put that monkey on my back The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64535 10-in. 9/18/1938 Thankful and thankful again The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64536 10-in. 9/18/1938 On the owl-hoot trail The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64537 10-in. 9/18/1938 She's somebody's darling once more The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64538 10-in. 9/18/1938 Knot hole blues The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64539 10-in. 9/18/1938 Meet me somewhere in your dreams The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64540 10-in. 9/18/1938 Those dusty roads The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64541 10-in. 9/18/1938 Let a smile be your umbrella on a rainy day The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64542 10-in. 9/19/1938 Wednesday night waltz The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64543 10-in. 9/19/1938 Someday baby The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64544 10-in. 9/19/1938 My own sweet darling wife The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64545 10-in. 9/19/1938 Ace in the hole The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64546 10-in. 9/19/1938 Lita The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64547 10-in. 9/19/1938 I'm savin' Saturday night for you The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64548 10-in. 9/19/1938 My girl friend doesn't like me anymore The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64549 10-in. 9/19/1938 Mandy The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64550 10-in. 9/19/1938 She gave it all away The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 64551 10-in. 9/19/1938 Lost woman The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65130 10-in. 3/4/1939 You can't put that monkey on my back No.2 The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65131 10-in. 3/4/1939 Just because you're in deep elem The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65132 10-in. 3/4/1939 That's no way to treat the man you love The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65133 10-in. 3/4/1939 She's my gal The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65134 10-in. 3/4/1939 I just don't care anymore The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65135 10-in. 3/4/1939 Bye bye baby bye bye The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65136 10-in. 3/4/1939 On Mexico's beautiful shore The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65137 10-in. 3/4/1939 That's why I'm jealous of you The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65146 10-in. 3/5/1939 The pretty little girl with a smile The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65147 10-in. 3/5/1939 Hallelujah I'm gonna be free again The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65148 10-in. 3/5/1939 You can't fool a fool all the time The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65149 10-in. 3/5/1939 You gotta quit cheatin' on me The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65150 10-in. 3/5/1939 How times have changed The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 65151 10-in. 3/5/1939 You can't do that to me The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66380 10-in. 9/3/1939 Lay your hand in mine The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66381 10-in. 9/3/1939 Old age pension blues The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66382 10-in. 9/3/1939 My grandfather's clock The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66383 10-in. 9/3/1939 Don't leave me all alone The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66384 10-in. 9/4/1939 Dig me a grave in Missouri The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66385 10-in. 9/4/1939 Silver dollar The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66386 10-in. 9/3/1939 Shoutin' in the amen corner The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66387 10-in. 9/3/1939 Ain't no use to worry anymore The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66388 10-in. 9/4/1939 I wish it wasn't so The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66389 10-in. 9/4/1939 Parking meter blues The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66390 10-in. 9/4/1939 If you don't like my peaches The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66391 10-in. 9/4/1939 You can't get love The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66392 10-in. 9/4/1939 No matter what they say The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66393 10-in. 9/4/1939 Don't take my darling away The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 66394 10-in. 9/4/1939 I have my bed The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca C 90251 10-in. 8/19/1935 Sal let me chew your bosom some The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca C 90252 10-in. 8/19/1935 Gonna raid that chicken roost tonight The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 90253 10-in. 8/19/1935 Fifty years ago waltz-1 The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 90254 10-in. 8/19/1935 Deep elem blues No.2 The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 90256 10-in. 8/20/1935 When it's night time in Nevada The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 90257 10-in. 8/20/1935 Bury me beneath the willow The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 90258 10-in. 8/20/1935 Lover's farewell-1 Curley Fox instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 90259 10-in. 8/20/1935 Curley's talking blues Curley Fox instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 90260 10-in. 8/20/1935 Budded roses The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 90261 10-in. 8/20/1935 New John Henry blues The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 90262 10-in. 8/20/1935 Sittin' on top o' the world The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 90263 10-in. 8/20/1935 Cheatin' on your baby The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 90264 10-in. 8/20/1935 Matchbox blues The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 90265 10-in. 8/20/1935 Daddy don't 'low no lowdown hangin' around The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca 92023 10-in. 4/6/1940 You can't get me back when I'm gone The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92024 10-in. 4/6/1940 Doggone crazy blues The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92025 10-in. 4/6/1940 Coo see coo The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92026 10-in. 4/6/1940 I'll be seein' you in Dallas The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92027 10-in. 4/6/1940 Tell me with your blue eyes The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92028 10-in. 4/6/1940 Somebody stole my little darling The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92029 10-in. 4/6/1940 It's hard to love and not be loved The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92036 10-in. 4/6/1940 I'm a handy man to have around The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92037 10-in. 4/6/1940 What's the matter with deep Elem The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92038 10-in. 4/7/1940 There'll always be a maple on the hill The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92039 10-in. 4/7/1940 It's a weary world without my blue eyes The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92040 10-in. 4/7/1940 Henpecked husband blues The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 92041 10-in. 4/7/1940 Beautiful brown eyes The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93659 10-in. 4/25/1941 Ida Red The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93660 10-in. 4/25/1941 Rompin' and stompin' around The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93661 10-in. 4/25/1941 Who's gonna cut my baby's kindling The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93662 10-in. 4/25/1941 Love me easy The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93663 10-in. 4/25/1941 I'll never get drunk anymore The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93664 10-in. 4/25/1941 Choo choo blues The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93665 10-in. 4/25/1941 I'm driftin' and shiftin' my gears The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93666 10-in. 4/25/1941 I just can't go The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93667 10-in. 4/25/1941 Weary The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93668 10-in. 4/26/1941 I just dropped in to say goodbye The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93669 10-in. 4/26/1941 When it rains it really pours The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93670 10-in. 4/26/1941 South The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93671 10-in. 4/26/1941 Sittin' on your doorstep The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca 93672 10-in. 4/26/1941 Old fashioned locket The Shelton Brothers vocalist  
Decca C 9809 10-in. 2/22/1935 Deep elem blues The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 9810 10-in. 2/22/1935 A message from home sweet home The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 9811 10-in. 2/22/1935 The coupon song-1 The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 9812 10-in. 2/22/1935 Hang out the front door key The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 9813 10-in. 2/23/1935 Just because The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 9814 10-in. 2/23/1935 Who wouldn't be lonely The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 9815 10-in. 2/23/1935 Nothin' The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 9816 10-in. 2/23/1935 Beautiful Louisiana The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 9817 10-in. 2/23/1935 Will there be any cowboys in heaven? The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 9818 10-in. 2/23/1935 Stay in the wagon yard-1 The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 9819 10-in. 2/23/1935 Johnson's old grey mule The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  
Decca C 9820 10-in. 2/23/1935 'Neath the maple in the lane The Shelton Brothers instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, harmony vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Shelton, Bob," accessed January 28, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/115833.

Shelton, Bob. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 28, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/115833.

"Shelton, Bob." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 28 January 2023.

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