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Uncle Dave Macon (1963)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - Uncle Dave Macon

Uncle Dave Macon

  1. Cumberland Mountain Deer Race
  2. All in Down and Out Blues
  3. From Earth to Heaven
  4. The Gal That Got Stuck On Everything She Said
  5. I've Got the Mourning Blues
  6. Hold That Wood-Pile Down
  7. Johnny Gray
  8. Jordan Is a Hard Road to Travel
  9. My Daughter Wished to Marry
  10. The Old Man's Drunk Again
  11. Over the Road I'm Bound to Go
  12. Rise When the Rooster Crows
  13. Tom and Jerry
  14. Two-In-One Chewing Gum
  15. When the Train Comes Along
  16. Wreck of the Tennessee Gravy Train

First Featured Star of the "Grand Ole Opry" (1966)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - First Featured Star of the "Grand Ole Opry"

First Featured Star of the "Grand Ole Opry"

  1. Farm Relief
  2. Tom and Jerry
  3. I'm the Child to Fight
  4. Kissing On the Sly
  5. Carve That Possum
  6. Late Last Night When My Willie Came Home
  7. Tell Her to Come Back Home
  8. Tennessee Jubilee
  9. The Cross Eyed Butcher and the Cackling Hen
  10. Sleepy Lou
  11. Sourwood Mountain Medley
  12. Uncle Dave's Travels - Part 1 (Misery in Arkansas)
  13. I'm a Goin' Away in the Morn
  14. Shall We Gather at the River

Early Recordings (1971)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - Early Recordings

Early Recordings

  1. Sail Away Ladies
  2. Governor Al Smith
  3. Grey Cat on the Tennessee Farm
  4. Way Down on the Old Plank Road
  5. Take Me Home Poor Julia
  6. Walking in the Sunlight
  7. Rabbit in the Pea Patch
  8. Gwine Back To Dixie
  9. Going Across the Sea
  10. Worthy of Estimation
  11. Rock About My Sarah Jane
  12. Just One Way to the Pearly Gates

The Gayest Old Dude in Town (1973)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - The Gayest Old Dude in Town

The Gayest Old Dude in Town

  1. Hop High Ladies, the Cake's All Dough
  2. Uncle Dave's Travels, Part 2
  3. Uncle Dave's Travels, Part 3
  4. Uncle Dave's Travels, Part 4
  5. Travelin' Down the Road
  6. Molly Married a Travelin' Man
  7. Bake That Chicken Pie
  8. The Man Who Rode the Mule Around the World
  9. Life and Death of Jesse James
  10. Poor Old Dad
  11. Since Baby's Learned to Talk
  12. He's up With the Angels Now
  13. Summertime on the Beeno Line
  14. Peek a Boo
  15. The Gayest Old Dude in Town
  16. Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy

Volume 2 (1974)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - Volume 2

Volume 2

  1. Travelin' Down the Road
  2. New Ford Car
  3. Whoop 'Em Up Cindy
  4. Tossing the Baby So High
  5. Jordan Is a Hard Road to Travel
  6. Station Will Be Changed After Awhile
  7. The Bum Hotel
  8. Peekaboo
  9. Comin' Round the Mountain
  10. Run, Nigger, Run
  11. He Won the Heart of Sarah Jane
  12. Honest Confession Is Good for the Soul

First Row, Second Left (1975)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - First Row, Second Left

First Row, Second Left

  1. Are You Washed in the Blood
  2. Maple on the Hill
  3. Bear Me Away on Your Snowy Wings
  4. For Goodness Sakes Don't Say I Told You
  5. Put Me in My Little Bed
  6. Hush Little Baby Don't You Cry
  7. Over the Mountain
  8. Uncle Dave's Beloved Banjo
  9. Deliverance Will Come
  10. Stop That Knocking at My Door
  11. Sassy Sam
  12. Them Two Gals of Mine
  13. We Are up Against It Now
  14. I Ain't Got Long to Stay
  15. Ain't It a Shame to Keep Your Honey Out in the Rain
  16. Diamond in the Rough

1926-1939 "Wait 'Till the Clouds Roll By" (1975)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - 1926-1939 "Wait 'Till the Clouds Roll By"

1926-1939 "Wait 'Till the Clouds Roll By"

  1. Fame Apart From God's Approval
  2. The Death of John Henry
  3. Old Ties
  4. One More River to Cross
  5. Never Make Love No More
  6. Hop High Ladies, the Cake's All Dough
  7. I'm the Child to Fight
  8. Arcade Blues
  9. She Wouldn't Give Me Sugar in My Coffee
  10. Wait 'till the Clouds Roll By
  11. Buddy Won't You Roll Down the Line
  12. Sleepy Lou

Fun in Life (1975)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - Fun in Life

Fun in Life

  1. Walk Tom Wilson Walk
  2. Old Dan Tucker
  3. Watermelon Hanging On the Vine
  4. All Go Hungry Hash House
  5. He Won the Heart of My Sarah Jane
  6. Only as Far as the Gate Dear Ma
  7. When the Harvest Days Are Over
  8. Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy
  9. Working for My Lord
  10. Things I Don't Like to See
  11. They're After Me
  12. I'll Tickle Nancy
  13. Save My Mother's Picture From the Sale
  14. Give Me Back My Five Dollars
  15. Railroading and Gambling
  16. Sho' Fly, Don't (You) Bother Me

Laugh Your Blues Away (1979)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - Laugh Your Blues Away

Laugh Your Blues Away

  1. Go On Nora Lee
  2. Mysteries of the World
  3. Come On Buddie, Don't You Want to Go
  4. Oh Lovin' Babe
  5. Come Dearest the Daylight Is Dawning / Nobody's Darling
  6. Don't You Look for Trouble
  7. I'm Free, I've Broken the Chains
  8. Laugh Your Blues Away
  9. Take Me Back to My Old Carolina Home
  10. Travellin' on My Mind
  11. I'm Drifting Farther From You
  12. Over the Mountain
  13. Death of John Henry
  14. Eleven Cent Cotton
  15. Chewing Gum
  16. From Jerusalem to Jericho
  17. How Beautiful Heaven Must Be

Go Long Mule (1981)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - Go Long Mule

Go Long Mule

  • As Uncle Dave Macon with His Fruit Jar Drinkers
  1. She's Got the Money, Too
  2. Death of John Henry
  3. Go Long Mule
  4. I'll Never Go There Anymore
  5. Carve That Possum
  6. When Reuben Comes to Town
  7. Oh Baby, You Done Me Wrong
  8. Hold the Woodpile Down
  9. Susie Lee
  10. Buddy Won't You Roll Down the Line
  11. Tom & Jerry
  12. Late Last Night When Willie Come Home
  13. Johnny Grey
  14. When the Train Comes Along

Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy (1983)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy

Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy

  1. Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy
  2. Give Me Back My Five Dollars
  3. I'll Tickle Nancy
  4. All Down and Out Blues
  5. Cumberland Mountain Deer Race
  6. He's up With the Angels Now
  7. They're After Me
  8. My Daughter Wished to Marry
  9. Thank God for Everything
  10. The Bums Hotel
  11. Uncle Dave Macon:Uncle Dave's Travels Part 1 (Misery In Arkansas)
  12. Uncle Dave's Travels - Part II
  13. Uncle Dave's Travels - Part III
  14. Uncle Dave's Travels - Part IV
  15. Shall We Gather at the River
  16. Summertime on the Beeno Line
  17. Don't Get Weary Children
  18. Fame Apart From God's Approval

At Home: His Last Recordings, 1950 (1987)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - At Home- His Last Recordings, 1950

At Home: His Last Recordings, 1950

  1. Cumberland Mountain Deer Race
  2. Rabbit in the Pea Patch
  3. Bully of the Town
  4. Mountain Dew
  5. Old Maid's Love Song
  6. Rock of Ages (Fragment)
  7. Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy
  8. Death of John Henry
  9. That's Where My Money Goes
  10. Long John Green
  11. Lady in the Car
  12. Cotton Eyed Joe
  13. Something's Sure to Tickle Me
  14. Chewing Gum
  15. All in Down and Out Blues
  16. Hungry Hash House
  17. Whoa Mule
  18. No One to Welcome Me Home
  19. Banjo Solo
  20. Jenny Put the Kettle On
  21. Kissing On the Sly

Classic Sides 1924-1938 (2004)Edit

Uncle Dave Macon - Classic Sides 1924-1938

Classic Sides 1924-1938

Disc A: New York 1924-1926
  1. Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy
  2. Down by the River
  3. Run
  4. Old Dan Tucker
  5. Station Will Be Changed After a While
  6. Going Across the Sea
  7. Watermelon Smilin' on the Vine
  8. All Go Hungry Hash House
  9. Old Ship of Zion
  10. Rise When the Rooster Crows
  11. Way Down the Old Plank Road
  12. The Bible's True
  13. Late Last Night When My Willie Comes Home
  14. I've Got the Morning Blues
  15. Death of John Henry (Steel Driving Man)
  16. On the Dixie Bee Line (In That Henry Ford of Mine)
  17. Whoop 'Em Up Cindy
  18. Only as Far as the Gate Dear Ma
  19. Poor Sinners Fare You Well
  20. Old Ties
  21. We Are up Against it Now
  22. Uncle Dave's Beloved Solo
  23. The Old Man's Drunk Again
  24. Stop That Knocking at My Door
  25. Sassy Sam
Disc B: New York 1926-1927
  1. Sourwood Mountain Medley
  2. Deliverance Will Come
  3. Wouldn't Give Me Sugar in My Coffee
  4. Kissin' on the Sly
  5. Hold on to the Sleigh
  6. The Cross Eyed Butcher and the Cackling Hen
  7. Arcade Blues
  8. Diamond in the Rough
  9. So' Fly, Don't Bother Me
  10. Bake That Chicken Pie
  11. Rock Around My Saro Jane
  12. Tell Her to Come Back Home
  13. Hold That Woodpile Down
  14. Carve That Possum
  15. Hop High Ladies, the Cake's All Dough
  16. Sail Away Ladies
  17. I'm a Goin' Away in the Morn
  18. Sleepy Lou
  19. Grey Cat on the Tennessee Farm
  20. Walk Tom Wilson, Walk
  21. I's Gwine Back to Dixie
  22. Go Along Mule
  23. Tom and Jerry
  24. Rabbit in the Pea Patch
  25. Jordan Is a Hard Road to Travel
Disc C: New York, Chicago 1927-1929
  1. Are You Washed in the Blood of the Lamb
  2. Maple on the Hill
  3. Walking in the Sunlight
  4. Shall We Gather at the River
  5. Molly Married a Traveling Man
  6. When Reubin Comes to Town
  7. You've Been a Friend to Me
  8. More Like Your Dad Every Day
  9. I'll Never Go There Anymore (The Bowery)
  10. From Earth to Heaven
  11. Buddy Won't You Roll Down the Line
  12. Worthy of Estimation
  13. I'm the Child to Fight
  14. Over the Road I'm Bound to Go
  15. The New Ford Car
  16. The Gal That Got Stuck On Everything She Said
  17. Comin' Round the Mountain
  18. Governor Al Smith
  19. Darling Zelma Lee
  20. Life and Death of Jesse James
  21. Man That Rode the Mule Around the World
  22. Tennessee Jubilee
  23. For Goodness Sakes Don't Say I Told You So
  24. Susie Lee
  25. Farm Relief
Disc D: Chicago, Jackson, Richmond, New Orleans, Charlotte 1929-1938
  1. Uncle Dave's Travels Part 3 (In and Around Nashville)
  2. Since Baby's Learned to Talk
  3. Uncle Dave's Travels Part 4 (Visit at the Old Maid's)
  4. Over the Mountain
  5. Uncle Dave's Travels Part 1 (Misery in Arkansas)
  6. Uncle Dave's Travels Part 2 (Around Louisville, Kentucky)
  7. Tennessee Red Fox Chase
  8. Wreck of the Old Tennessee Gravy Train
  9. Oh Baby, You Done Me Wrong
  10. She's Got the Money Too
  11. Mysteries of the World
  12. He's up With the Angels Now
  13. When the Harvest Days Are Over
  14. I'll Tickle Nancy
  15. I'll Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy
  16. All in Down and Out Blues
  17. Honest Confession Is Good for the Soul
  18. The Bum Hotel
  19. Two in One, Chewing Gum
  20. Country Ham and Red Gravy
  21. Summertime on the Beeno Line
  22. Peek-A-Boo
  23. My Daughter Wished to Marry
  24. Cumberland Mountain Deer Race
  25. The Gayest Old Dude That's Out

Songs on SinglesEdit

Songs on CompilationsEdit

Other SongsEdit

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  1. All I've Got's Gone
  2. Beautiful Love
  3. Cap'n Tom Ryman
  4. Down In Arkansas
  5. He Won The Heart Of My Saro Jane
  6. Heartaching Blues
  7. Hill Billie Blues
  8. I'm Going Away to Leave You Love
  9. In the Old Carolina State (Where the Sweet Magnolias Bloom)
  10. My Gal's A Highborn Lady
  11. Papa's Billy Goat
  12. Roe Rire, Poor Gal
  13. Shout Mourner, You Shall Be Free
  14. The Coon That Had The Razor

Additional information

Artist information:

  • b.1870, d.1952
  • Instruments: Vocals, banjo
  • Occupation: Vaudeville entertainer

Real name:

Uncle Dave Macon is a performance name for David Harrison Macon.

Also known as:

Dixie Dewdrop

Years active:

1920's - 1952

Uncle Dave Macon was a member of:

  • Uncle Dave Macon & His Fruit Jar Drinkers
  • Uncle Dave Macon & His Fruit Jar Guzzlers

Collaborations:

Historical note:

  • Macon's music is considered the ultimate bridge between 19th-century American folk and vaudeville music and the phonograph and radio-based music of the early 20th-century

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