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 101-125 of 584 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca NA 9355 4/25/1956 Tennessee rock 'n' roll Bobby Helms instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9356 4/26/1956 Hot rock Johnny Carroll and his Hot Rocks instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9357 4/26/1956 Corrine, Corrina Johnny Carroll and his Hot Rocks instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9358 4/26/1956 Wild, wild women Johnny Carroll and his Hot Rocks instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9363 4/27/1956 I'm ragged but I'm right-1 Montana Slim instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9364 4/27/1956 There's a padlock on your heart Montana Slim instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9365 4/27/1956 The yodelin' song Montana Slim instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9366 4/27/1956 On a little two acre farm-1 Montana Slim instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9371 4/28/1956 Strawberry roan Montana Slim instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9372 4/28/1956 Silver bell yodel Montana Slim instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9373 4/28/1956 My little lady Montana Slim instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9374 4/28/1956 Away out on the mountain Montana Slim instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9383 5/16/1956 We'll find a way Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9384 5/16/1956 I'm really glad you hurt me Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9385 5/16/1956 Teenage boogie Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9458 7/25/1956 I'm really glad you hurt me Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9459 7/25/1956 Teenage boogie Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9489 8/6/1956 It takes a lot o' heart Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9490 8/6/1956 I'm just fool enough-1 Justin Tubb instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca NA 9497 8/12/1956 I'm really glad you hurt me Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9498 8/12/1956 Crying over you Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9499 8/12/1956 Teenage boogie-1 Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9536 11/6/1956 Crying over you Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9537 11/6/1956 I'm tired Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
Decca NA 9538 11/6/1956 It's my way Webb Pierce instrumentalist, electric guitar  
(Results 101-125 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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