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Black Oak Arkansas

Band, *1963 US, Black Oak, Arkansas

Black Oak Arkansas is an American Southern rock band named after the band's hometown of Black Oak, Arkansas. The band reached the height of its fame in the 1970s with ten charting albums released in that decade. Their style is punctuated by multiple guitar players and the raspy voice and on-stage antics of vocalist Jim "Dandy" Mangrum.

PortraitJim Dandy
voc, wb *1948 US
PortraitRick Reynolds
acg, voc
PortraitTommy Aldridge
dr *1950 US
PortraitJack Holder
g *1952 US
PortraitShawn Lane
g 1963-2003 US
Joel Williams
dr, perc
PortraitJimmy Henderson
acg, g
PortraitRocky Athas
g, bvoc
PortraitJohnnie Bolin
dr, perc
PortraitHarvey Jett
PortraitPat Daugherty
voc, eb
PortraitStanley Knight
voc, stg
PortraitGreg Reding
p US
PortraitRuby Starr
Wayne Evans
PortraitHal McCormack
g US
PortraitRandy Meers
dr, voc US
PortraitPaul Simmons
dr, bvoc, perc US
Andy Tanas
Popular Tracks   
Jim Dandy on High On The Hog by Black Oak Arkansas
Lord Have Mercy On My Soul on Black Oak Arkansas by Black Oak Arkansas
Hot And Nasty on Black Oak Arkansas by Black Oak Arkansas
Uncle Lijiah on Black Oak Arkansas by Black Oak Arkansas
When Electricity Came To Arkansas on Black Oak Arkansas by Black Oak Arkansas
Swimmin' In Quicksand on High On The Hog by Black Oak Arkansas
La Grange on Southern Rock Madness by Various Artists
Singing The Blues on Black Oak Arkansas by Black Oak Arkansas
Happy Hooker on High On The Hog by Black Oak Arkansas
Fancy Nancy - 2006 Remastered Version on Ain't Life Grand by Black Oak Arkansas

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Band Membership

Title Artist Year Type
Back Thar N' Over YonderBlack Oak Arkansas2013Album
X-Rated & I'd Rather Be SailingBlack Oak Arkansas2013Compil.
Original Album SeriesBlack Oak Arkansas2013Album
Black Oak ArkansasBlack Oak Arkansas2008Album
The Definitive Rock CollectionBlack Oak Arkansas2006Compil.
Live At Royal Albert HallBlack Oak Arkansas2005Album
Live At Royal Albert Hall - The Original Wild Men From The MountainsBlack Oak Arkansas2005Album
The First 30 YearsBlack Oak Arkansas2003Album
The Lost Demos 1971-1972, Chapter IBlack Oak Arkansas2003Album
Greatest HitsBlack Oak Arkansas2001Compil.
LiveBlack Oak Arkansas2000Album
The Wild BunchBlack Oak Arkansas1999Album
Live On The King Biscuit Flower HourBlack Oak Arkansas1998Album
Jim DandyBlack Oak Arkansas1996Compil.
Hot & Nasty: The Best Of Black Oak ArkansasBlack Oak Arkansas1992Compil.
ReboundBlack Oak Arkansas1991Album
Hey Jim Dandy !Black Oak Arkansas1991Album
The Black Attack Is BackBlack Oak Arkansas1986Album
Ready As HellBlack Oak Arkansas1984Album
Ready As HellBlack Oak Arkansas1984Single
Ride With MeBlack Oak Arkansas1978Single
I'd Rather Be SailingBlack Oak Arkansas1978Album
Race With The DevilBlack Oak Arkansas1977Album
Not Fade AwayBlack Oak Arkansas1977Single
The Best Of Black Oak ArkansasBlack Oak Arkansas1977Compil.
When The Band Was Singin' "Shakin' All Over"Black Oak Arkansas1976Single
Ramblin' Gamblin' ManBlack Oak Arkansas1976Single
10yr Overnight SuccessBlack Oak Arkansas1976Album
Great Balls Of FireBlack Oak Arkansas1976Album
Balls Of FireBlack Oak Arkansas1976Album
Live! MuthaBlack Oak Arkansas1976Album
Fistful Of LoveBlack Oak Arkansas1976Single
X-RatedBlack Oak Arkansas1975Album
Ain't Life GrandBlack Oak Arkansas1975Album
Back Door ManBlack Oak Arkansas1975Single
Strong Enough To Be GentleBlack Oak Arkansas1975Single
Fancy NancyBlack Oak Arkansas1975Single
Nightbird & Company: Cosmic Connections With Alison Steele - Presented By The United States Army Reserve (Radio Show)Rod Stewart, Black Oak Arkansas, Leo Sayer, Nektar1975Album
TaxmanBlack Oak Arkansas1975Single
Street PartyBlack Oak Arkansas1974Album
Hey Ya'llBlack Oak Arkansas1974Single
Early TimesBlack Oak Arkansas1974Album
Hot And Nasty (The Best Of Black Oak Arkansas)Black Oak Arkansas1974Compil.
Dancing In The StreetBlack Oak Arkansas1974Single
High On The HogBlack Oak Arkansas1973Album
Hot And NastyBlack Oak Arkansas1973Single
Raunch 'N' Roll LiveBlack Oak Arkansas1973Album
Jim DandyBlack Oak Arkansas1973Single
Full Moon RideBlack Oak Arkansas1972Single
Keep The FaithBlack Oak Arkansas1972Album
Keep The FaithBlack Oak Arkansas1972Single
If An Angel Came To See You, Would You Make Her Feel At Home?Black Oak Arkansas1972Album
Uncle LijahBlack Oak Arkansas1971Single
Black Oak ArkansasBlack Oak Arkansas1971Album
Singing The BluesBlack Oak Arkansas1971Single
Hot And NastyBlack Oak Arkansas1971Single
Lord Have Mercy On My SoulBlack Oak Arkansas1971Single
King's Row / Older Than GrandpaBlack Oak Arkansas1970Single
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