Curly Fox

Real Name:
Arnim LeRoy Fox
Profile:
American old-time / country fiddler and singer. b. November 9, 1910 (Graysville, TN, USA) d. November 10, 1995 (Nashville, TN, USA). Curly Fox was born in Tennessee and became an outstanding fiddle player and showman. He was at Cincinnati’s WLW on the Boone County Jamboree in the early 1940s and later on the WSM Grand Ole Opry with his wife, “Texas Ruby” Owens. In the 1930s, he recorded with the Shelton Brothers in a “hot” fiddle style that influenced the early recipe for bluegrass. Curly recorded fiddle tunes on King, and he and Texas Ruby recorded for Columbia and Starday.
Variations:
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Artist

Albums

562 Curly Fox - Square Dance Music album art Fiddlin' Red Herron, Fiddlin' Linvilles*, Curly Fox Fiddlin' Red Herron, Fiddlin' Linvilles*, Curly Fox - Square Dance Music(LP, Mono) King Records (3) 562 US 1958 Sell This Version
SLP 235 Curly Fox - Curly Fox And Texas Ruby album art Curly Fox And Texas Ruby Curly Fox And Texas Ruby - Curly Fox And Texas Ruby(LP, Album) Starday Records SLP 235 US 1963 Sell This Version
RRCF 251 Curly Fox - Champion Fiddler Volume 1 album art Curly Fox Champion Fiddler Volume 1 (Album) Rural Rhythm Records RRCF 251 US 1972 Sell This Version
RRCF 252 Curly Fox - Champion Fiddler Volume 2 album art Curly Fox Champion Fiddler Volume 2 (Album) Rural Rhythm Records RRCF 252 US 1972 Sell This Version
RHYC-252, RHY-252 Curly Fox - 18 Old-Time Country Favorites album art Curly Fox 18 Old-Time Country Favorites(CD) Rural Rhythm Records, Rural Rhythm Classics, DCC Compact Classics, Rural Rhythm Classics RHYC-252, RHY-252 US 1998 Sell This Version
RHYC-252 Curly Fox - 18 Old-Time Country Favorites album art Curly Fox 18 Old-Time Country Favorites(Cass, Album, RE, RM) Rural Rhythm Records, Rural Rhythm Classics, DCC Compact Classics RHYC-252 US 1998 Sell This Version
LP-562, 562 Curly Fox - Square Dance Music album art Fiddlin' Red Herron, Fiddlin' Linvilles*, Curly Fox Fiddlin' Red Herron, Fiddlin' Linvilles*, Curly Fox - Square Dance Music(LP, Mono) Regency (2), King Records (3) LP-562, 562 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
RRCF 251 Curly Fox - Champion Fiddler Volume 1 album art Curly Fox Champion Fiddler Volume 1(LP) Rural Rhythm Records RRCF 251 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

5185 Curly Fox - Curley's New Talkin' Blues / Yum Yum Blues album art Curley Fox* Curley's New Talkin' Blues / Yum Yum Blues(Shellac, 10") Decca 5185 US 1935 Sell This Version
716 Curly Fox - It's Over Forever / The Wreck Of The 1256 album art Curly Fox And Texas Ruby Curly Fox And Texas Ruby - It's Over Forever / The Wreck Of The 1256(Shellac, 10") King Records (3) 716 US 1948 Sell This Version
786 Curly Fox - Those Dreams Are Gone / The Code Of The Mountains album art Texas Ruby And Curly Fox Texas Ruby And Curly Fox - Those Dreams Are Gone / The Code Of The Mountains(Shellac, 10") King Records (3) 786 US 1948 Sell This Version
692 Curly Fox - It's Your Time To Be Blue / Soldier's Return album art Texas Ruby With Curly Fox Texas Ruby With Curly Fox - It's Your Time To Be Blue / Soldier's Return(Shellac, 10") King Records (3) 692 US 1948 Sell This Version
763 Curly Fox - It's Raining Teardrops In My Heart / Falling Leaf album art Texas Ruby And Curly Fox Texas Ruby And Curly Fox - It's Raining Teardrops In My Heart / Falling Leaf(Shellac, 10") King Records (3) 763 US 1948 Sell This Version
746 Curly Fox - Teardrops And Empty Arms / You've Been Cheating On Me album art Curly Fox And Texas Ruby Curly Fox And Texas Ruby - Teardrops And Empty Arms / You've Been Cheating On Me(Shellac, 10") King Records (3) 746 US 1949 Sell This Version
626 Curly Fox - The Old Grey Mule / Shanty Street album art Curly Fox / Texas Ruby Curly Fox / Texas Ruby - The Old Grey Mule / Shanty Street (Single) Starday Records 626 US Unknown Sell This Version
EP-224, EP 224 Curly Fox - All-Time Fiddle Favorites album art Curly Fox And Fiddlin' Linvilles* Curly Fox And Fiddlin' Linvilles* - All-Time Fiddle Favorites(7", EP) King Records (3), King Records (3) EP-224, EP 224 US Unknown Sell This Version
M-14161 Curley Fox* Listen To The Mocking Bird / Fifty Years Ago Waltz(Shellac, 10") Minerva (4) M-14161 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
808 Curly Fox - You Don't Love Me (But I'll Always Care) / If You Don't Want Me, Then Set Me Free album art Texas Ruby And Curly Fox Texas Ruby And Curly Fox - You Don't Love Me (But I'll Always Care) / If You Don't Want Me, Then Set Me Free(Shellac, 10") King Records (3) 808 US Unknown Sell This Version
710 Curly Fox - Black Mountain Rag / Come Here Son album art Curley Fox* Black Mountain Rag / Come Here Son(Shellac, 10") King Records (3) 710 US Unknown Sell This Version
5137 The Shelton Brothers And Curly Fox The Shelton Brothers And Curly Fox - Sal Let Me Chew Your Rosom Some / Gonna Raid That Chicken Roast Tonight(Shellac, 10") Decca 5137 US Unknown Sell This Version
5213 Curly Fox - Listen To The Mocking Bird / Fifty Years Ago Waltz album art Curley Fox* Listen To The Mocking Bird / Fifty Years Ago Waltz(Shellac, 10") Decca 5213 US Unknown Sell This Version
CGEP14 Curly Fox, The Fiddlin' Linvilles Curly Fox, The Fiddlin' Linvilles - Black Mountain Rag(7", EP) Parlophone CGEP14 Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

HL 7302 Curly Fox - Traveling Blues album art Texas Ruby & Curly Fox Texas Ruby & Curly Fox - Traveling Blues(LP, Comp) Harmony (4) HL 7302 US 1963 Sell This Version
LP 5142 Curly Fox - The Wreck of the 1256 album art Texas Ruby, Curly Fox Texas Ruby, Curly Fox - The Wreck of the 1256(LP, Comp, Mono) Cowgirlboy Records LP 5142 Germany 1992 Sell This Version
BACM CD D 303 Curly Fox - We May Meet Again Someday album art Texas Ruby, Curly Fox Texas Ruby, Curly Fox - We May Meet Again Someday(CD, Comp) B.A.C.M. BACM CD D 303 UK 2010 Sell This Version