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 51-75 of 584 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca NA 3349 7/14/1954 I love you dear Webb Pierce instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3354 8/11/1954 More and more Webb Pierce instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3355 8/11/1954 I found some that's true Webb Pierce instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3379 10/17/1954 Who will it be Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3380 10/17/1954 My heart's not for little girls to play with Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3381 10/17/1954 Little bit waltz Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3382 10/17/1954 I'm sorry I stayed away so long Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3383 10/25/1954 Sure fire kisses Goldie Hill ; Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3384 10/25/1954 Fickle heart Goldie Hill ; Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3385 10/25/1954 Waterloo Goldie Hill ; Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3403 12/3/1954 In the jailhouse now-1 Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 3404 12/3/1954 Sneakin' all around Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 3405 12/3/1954 I found someone that's true Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 3410 12/18/1954 I gotta go get my baby Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3411 12/18/1954 Chuga-chuga, chica manga Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3412 12/18/1954 I'm a darn good man Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 3434 2/25/1955 I don't care Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 3435 2/25/1955 Just how long Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca BR 9049 11/23/1954 There's a tree on every road Montana Slim instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca BR 9050 11/23/1954 I bought a rock for a Rocky Mountain gal Montana Slim instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca BR 9051 11/23/1954 Shoo shoo shoo sh' la la-1 Montana Slim instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9156 7/1/1955 If you were me (and I were you) Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9157 7/1/1955 Call me your sweetheart Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9158 7/1/1955 Remember I love you Red Sovine instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9159 7/6/1955 If you were me (and I were you) Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
(Results 51-75 of 584 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bradley, Harold Ray," accessed October 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201029.

Bradley, Harold Ray. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201029.

"Bradley, Harold Ray." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 October 2020.

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

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