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)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1949 - 1972

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

Recordings (Results 576-584 of 584 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca NA 16906 9/12/1972 It's not love The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 16907 9/12/1972 I don't believe I'll fall in love The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 16908 9/12/1972 Bubbles in my beer The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 16909 9/12/1972 Hillbilly waltz The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 16910 9/12/1972 Big blue diamond The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 16911 9/12/1972 I've got a new heartache The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 16912 9/13/1972 Everybody's reaching out for someone The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 16913 9/13/1972 Truck driving man The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 16914 9/13/1972 That certain one The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 576-584 of 584 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bradley, Harold Ray," accessed October 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201029.

Bradley, Harold Ray. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201029.

"Bradley, Harold Ray." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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