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 451-475 of 584 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca NA 12561 7/8/1963 Be better to your baby The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12562 7/8/1963 The way you're living The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12563 7/8/1963 Your side of the story The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12564 7/9/1963 Beyond the last mile The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12565 7/9/1963 Thanks a lot The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12566 7/10/1963 Thanks a lot The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12567 7/10/1963 Lonesome 7-7203 The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12606 8/15/1963 After sundown Carl Perkins instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12607 8/15/1963 For a little while Carl Perkins instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12608 8/15/1963 I wouldn't have told you Carl Perkins instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12609 8/15/1963 Help me find my baby Carl Perkins instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12816 2/4/1964 Lower forty Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12817 2/4/1964 Four initials on a tree Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12818 2/4/1964 Someone hangin' 'round you all the time Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12819 2/5/1964 Beautiful Annabel Lee Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12820 2/5/1964 A holly jolly Christmas Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12821 2/5/1964 Hobo jungle Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12822 2/5/1964 Strong as a mountain Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12823 2/5/1964 Can't you hear me? Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12824 2/5/1964 Cherry blossom song Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12825 2/5/1964 What I want (I can never have) Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12826 2/7/1964 Snow for Johnny Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12827 2/7/1964 Can angels fly over the Rockies? Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12828 2/7/1964 The legend of the T Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 12829 2/8/1964 Kentucky turkey buzzard Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 451-475 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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