Reid Summey

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, guitar, lyricist, composer, speaker

Notes: Member of the Tobacco Tags. Also known as "Roly-Poly Reid" on radio show, Old Dominion Barn Dance, 1939.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-69382 10-in. 5/29/1931 The Sharon School teacher Three 'Baccer Tags Male vocal trio, with guitar and 2 mandolins vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-69383 10-in. 5/29/1931 Get your head in here Three 'Baccer Tags Male vocal trio, with guitar and 2 mandolins lyricist, composer, vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-69384 10-in. 5/29/1931 Ain't gonna do it no more Three 'Baccer Tags Male vocal trio, with guitar and 2 mandolins vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-07000 10-in. 2/15/1937 My Redeemer Three Tobacco Tags Male vocal trio, with guitar and 2 mandolins vocalist  
Victor BS-011860 10-in. 8/3/1937 There, our love won't end this way Three Tobacco Tags Vocal and instrumental trio composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-041294 10-in. 8/21/1939 Would you care? Tobacco Tags Vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BS-041295 10-in. 8/21/1939 My mother's prayers Tobacco Tags Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BS-041296 10-in. 8/21/1939 My love is following you Tobacco Tags Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BS-041297 10-in. 8/21/1939 Who's sorry now? Tobacco Tags Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Victor BS-041298 10-in. 8/21/1939 Wild Bill Jones Tobacco Tags Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-041299 10-in. 8/21/1939 Don't forget mother Tobacco Tags Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-041300 10-in. 8/21/1939 My Gypsy dream girl Tobacco Tags Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-041301 10-in. 8/21/1939 The Missouri waltz Tobacco Tags String band instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-047607 10-in. 2/8/1940 I'll get a pardon in heaven Tobacco Tags Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-047608 10-in. 2/8/1940 My own Iona Tobacco Tags Male vocal trio, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-047611 10-in. 2/8/1940 I'm sorry it ended this way Tobacco Tags Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-047612 10-in. 2/8/1940 Pagan love song Tobacco Tags Male vocal solo with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-047613 10-in. 2/8/1940 Let us all stay at home Tobacco Tags Male vocal solo with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-047614 10-in. 2/8/1940 A paper of pins Tobacco Tags Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble and talk vocalist, speaker  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Summey, Reid," accessed October 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209934.

Summey, Reid. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209934.

"Summey, Reid." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209934

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