Harold Ray Bradley

Harold Ray Bradley (January 2, 1926 – January 31, 2019) was an American guitarist and entrepreneur, who played on many country, rock and pop recordings and produced numerous TV variety shows and movie soundtracks. Having started as a session musician in the 1940s, he was a part of the Nashville A-Team of session players, which included pianist Floyd Cramer and pedal steel guitarist Pete Drake. He is one of the most recorded guitarists in music history.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 2nd, 1926 (Nashville), Died January 31st, 2019

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1949 - 1972

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, electric guitar, electric bass

Recordings (Results 376-400 of 584 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca NA 11853 1/22/1962 I ain't comin' home tonight Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11854 1/22/1962 How do you fall out of love Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11855 1/22/1962 In foggy old London Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11856 1/22/1962 Mother wouldn't do that Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11905 2/12/1962 You made me love you Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11906 2/12/1962 You belong to me Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11907 2/12/1962 Heartaches Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11908 2/12/1962 Your cheatin' heart Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11909 2/13/1962 That's my desire Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11910 2/13/1962 Half as much Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11911 2/15/1962 Lonely street Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11912 2/15/1962 Anytime Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11913 2/15/1962 You were only fooling Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11914 2/15/1962 I can't help it Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11928 2/28/1962 You're stronger than me Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11929 2/28/1962 When I get through with you Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11930 2/28/1962 Imagine that Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 11931 2/28/1962 So wrong Patsy Cline instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12058 5/11/1962 Then came you Bobby Helms instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12059 5/11/1962 Just between old sweethearts Bobby Helms instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12089 5/26/1962 The same old hurt Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12090 5/26/1962 Wishin' she was here (instead of me) Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12091 5/26/1962 Busted Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12092 5/26/1962 Poor boy in a rich man's town Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12093 5/26/1962 Mary Ann regrets Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 376-400 of 584 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bradley, Harold Ray," accessed December 5, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201029.

Bradley, Harold Ray. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201029.

"Bradley, Harold Ray." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 5 December 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201029

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