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 501-525 of 584 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca NA 13166 11/3/1964 Oh how I miss you tonight Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13167 11/3/1964 You know you belong to somebody else Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13168 11/4/1964 Down in the Okefenokee Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13169 11/4/1964 (I hear you) Call my name Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13170 11/4/1964 Mr. Make up man Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13171 11/4/1964 River boy Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13280 2/10/1965 Now is the hour Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13281 2/10/1965 Sweet Leilani Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13282 2/10/1965 The moon of Manakoora Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13283 2/10/1965 Song of the islands Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13284 2/11/1965 Keep your eyes on the hands Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13285 2/11/1965 Hawaiian bells Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13286 2/11/1965 Little brown gal Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13287 2/11/1965 On the beach at Waikiki Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13288 2/12/1965 Aloha Oe Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13289 2/12/1965 Thirty thousand feet over Denver Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13290 2/12/1965 Betsy the cow Burl Ives instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13830 12/17/1965 It's another world The Wilburn Brothers instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13831 12/17/1965 The Knoxville girl The Wilburn Brothers instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13832 12/17/1965 Hunt the coon tonight Harold Morrison instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13833 12/17/1965 The home you're tearin' down Loretta Lynn instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13834 12/17/1965 There's gonna be some changes made around here Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13835 12/17/1965 The legend of the big river train The Wilburn Brothers instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13836 12/17/1965 Bring me back my heart The Wilburn Brothers instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 13837 12/17/1965 Look who's lonely Loretta Lynn instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 501-525 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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