Sam McGee

Birth and Death Data: Born May 1st, 1894 (Franklin), Died August 21st, 1975 (Franklin)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, vocalist, banjo-guitar, banjo, speaker

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 86 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Vocalion E2751-E2752 10-in. 4/14/1926 Rise when the rooster crows Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2753-E2754 10-in. 4/14/1926 Way down the Old Plank Road Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2755-E2756 10-in. 4/14/1926 The Bible’s true Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2757-E2758 10-in. 4/14/1926 He won the heart of my Sarah Jane Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2759-E2760 10-in. 4/14/1926 Last night when my Willie came home Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2761-E2762 10-in. 4/14/1926 I’ve got the mourning blues Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2763-E2764 10-in. 4/14/1926 The death of John Henry Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2765-E2766 10-in. 4/14/1926 On the Dixie Bee Line Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2767-E2768 10-in. 4/14/1926 Buck dancer’s choice Sam McGee Guitar solo vocalist  
Vocalion E2769-E2770 10-in. 4/14/1926 The Franklin blues Sam McGee Guitar solo vocalist  
Vocalion E2774-E2775 10-in. 4/16/1926 Whoop ‘em up, Cindy Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2776-E2777 10-in. 4/16/1926 Only as far as the gate, dear Ma Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2778-E2779 10-in. 4/16/1926 Just tell them that you saw me Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2780-E2781 10-in. 4/16/1926 Poor sinners, fare you well Uncle Dave Macon ; Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2792-E2793 10-in. 4/16/1926 Old ties Uncle Dave Macon Male vocal solo, with banjo and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2794-E2795 10-in. 4/17/1926 In a cool shady nook Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2796-E2797 10-in. 4/17/1926 If I could only blot out the past Sam McGee Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E2798-E2799 10-in. 4/17/1926 Knoxville blues Sam McGee Guitar solo instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E4923-E4924 10-in. 5/7/1927 Bake that chicken pie Fruit-Jar Drinkers ; Uncle Dave Macon Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E4925-E4926 10-in. 5/7/1927 Rock about my Sara Jane Fruit-Jar Drinkers ; Uncle Dave Macon Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E4927-E4928 10-in. 5/7/1927 Tell her to come back home Fruit-Jar Drinkers ; Uncle Dave Macon Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E4929-E4930 10-in. 5/7/1927 Hold that wood-pile down Fruit-Jar Drinkers ; Uncle Dave Macon Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E4931-E4932 10-in. 5/7/1927 Carve that possum Fruit-Jar Drinkers ; Uncle Dave Macon Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E4933-E4934 10-in. 5/7/1927 Hop high ladies, the cake’s all dough Fruit-Jar Drinkers ; Uncle Dave Macon Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion E4935-E4936 10-in. 5/7/1927 Sail away, ladies Fruit-Jar Drinkers ; Uncle Dave Macon Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 26-50 of 86 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McGee, Sam," accessed March 7, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/206570.

McGee, Sam. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 7, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/206570.

"McGee, Sam." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 7 March 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/206570

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