Sons of the Pioneers

The Sons of the Pioneers are one of the United States' earliest Western singing groups. Known for their vocal performances, their musicianship, and their songwriting, they produced innovative recordings that have inspired many Western music performers and remained popular through the years. Since 1933, through many changes in membership, the Sons of the Pioneers have remained one of the longest-surviving country music vocal groups.

Birth and Death Data: Born Founded 1933

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934 - 1954

Roles Represented in DAHR: Musical group

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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 90 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor E1VB-2504 10-in. 6/11/1951 Lonesome Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal ensemble, with string band Musical group  
Victor E1VB-2505 10-in. 6/11/1951 The wondrous word (of the Lord) Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal ensemble, with string band Musical group  
Victor D6VB-2001 10-in. 1/7/1946 Gold star mother with silvery hair Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal group, with string band Musical group  
Victor D6VB-2003 10-in. 1/7/1946 I wear your memory in my heart Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal group, with string band Musical group  
Victor D7VB-1068 10-in. 10/15/1947 The sea walker Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal trio, with string band Musical group  
Victor D7VB-1069 10-in. 10/15/1947 Read the Bible every day Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal trio, with string band Musical group  
Victor D7VB-1075 10-in. 10/16/1947 Cowboy country Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal trio, with string band Musical group  
Victor D7VB-1076 10-in. 10/16/1947 The bar none ranch (in the sky) Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal solo, with string band and vocal harmonies Musical group  
Victor D7VB-1086 10-in. 10/17/1947 Calico apron and a gingham gown Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal trio, with string band Musical group  
Victor D7VB-1087 10-in. 10/17/1947 Happy birthday polka Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal trio, with string band Musical group  
Victor D7VB-1088 10-in. 10/17/1947 Let me share your name Bob Nolan ; Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal solo, with string band, vocal chorus, and recitation Musical group  
Victor D7VB-1700 10-in. 10/15/1947 A hundred and sixty acres Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal trio, with string band Musical group  
Victor D7VB-1701 10-in. 10/16/1947 The last round-up Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal trio, with string band Musical group  
Victor D7VB-2133 10-in. 12/1/1947 Blue Shadows on the Trail Roy Rogers ; Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet, whistling, and string band Musical group  
Victor D7VB-2134 10-in. 12/1/1947 There'll never be another) Pecos Bill Roy Rogers ; Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet, and string band Musical group  
Victor D7VB-2135 10-in. 12/1/1947 That palomino pal of mine Roy Rogers ; Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal solo, with string band and male vocal quartet Musical group  
Victor D7VB-2136 10-in. 12/1/1947 Home on the range Roy Rogers ; Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal solo, with string band and male vocal quartet Musical group  
Victor D9VB-0789 10-in. 12/1/1949 Stampede Roy Rogers ; Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal solo, with vocal harmonies, narration, sound effects, and instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Victor D9VB-0799 10-in. 12/1/1949 Church music Roy Rogers ; Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal solo, with vocal harmonies, and instrumental ensemble Musical group  
Decca 61926 10-in. 2/22/1937 'Way out there Sons of the Pioneers Musical group  
Decca 61927 10-in. 2/22/1937 Tumbling tumbleweeds Sons of the Pioneers Musical group  
Decca 93626 10-in. 3/27/1941 So long to the Red River valley Sons of the Pioneers Musical group  
Decca 93627 10-in. 3/27/1941 My love went without water Sons of the Pioneers Musical group  
Decca 93628 10-in. 3/27/1941 They drew my number Sons of the Pioneers Musical group  
Decca 93629 10-in. 3/27/1941 He' s gone up the trail Sons of the Pioneers Musical group  
(Results 1-25 of 90 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Sons of the Pioneers," accessed July 13, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209685.

Sons of the Pioneers. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 13, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209685.

"Sons of the Pioneers." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 13 July 2024.

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