Jack Jackson

Jack Jackson (20 February 1906 – 15 January 1978) was an English trumpeter and bandleader popular during the British dance band era, and who later became a highly influential radio disc jockey. The BBC’s nickname “Auntie” is often credited to Jackson.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 20th, 1906 (Belvedere), Died January 15th, 1978 (Rickmansworth)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, vocalist, guitar

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 34 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-47098 10-in. 9/28/1928 Watermelon hanging on de vine Binkley Brothers Dixie Clodhoppers Vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-47099 10-in. 9/28/1928 Little old log cabin in the lane Binkley Brothers Dixie Clodhoppers Vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-47100 10-in. 9/28/1928 Give me back my fifteen cents Binkley Brothers Dixie Clodhoppers Vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-47101 10-in. 9/28/1928 All go hungry hash house Binkley Brothers Dixie Clodhoppers Vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-47106 10-in. 10/2/1928 When I had but fifty cents Binkley Brothers Dixie Clodhoppers Vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-47107 10-in. 10/2/1928 It'll never happen again Binkley Brothers Dixie Clodhoppers Vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-47108 10-in. 10/2/1928 Rock all our babies to sleep Binkley Brothers Dixie Clodhoppers Vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-47109 10-in. 10/2/1928 I'll rise, when the rooster crows Binkley Brothers Dixie Clodhoppers Vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149202 10-in. 10/21/1929 Flat tire blues Jack Jackson Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
Columbia W149203 10-in. 10/21/1929 My Alabama home Jack Jackson Male vocal solo, with guitar and yodeling vocalist  
Columbia W149206 10-in. 10/21/1929 In our little home sweet home Jack Jackson Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W149207 10-in. 10/21/1929 I'm just a black sheep Jack Jackson Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Gramophone 0EA620 10-in. 9/24/1934 Sitting beside o' you Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA622 10-in. 9/28/1934 Faith Peggy Cochrane ; Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA642 10-in. On or before 12/14/1934 Where the mountains meet the sea Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA643 10-in. 10/12/1934 Ole faithful Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA654 10-in. 10/25/1934 I travel alone Alberta Hunter Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA655 10-in. 10/25/1934 Most of ev'ry day Jack Jackson's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA667 10-in. On or before 11/2/1934 What a little moonlight can do Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA700 10-in. 12/6/1934 I think I can Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA707 10-in. 12/12/1934 I'm on a see-saw Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA708 10-in. 12/12/1934 Dancing with a ghost Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA820 10-in. 9/1/1934 Ache in my heart Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA1302 10-in. On or before 2/28/1935 How can I hold you close enough? Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal leader  
Gramophone 0EA1891 10-in. On or before 5/31/1935 I love you, Gypsy Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
(Results 1-25 of 34 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jackson, Jack," accessed June 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204862.

Jackson, Jack. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204862.

"Jackson, Jack." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 June 2021.

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