A native of Providence, Rhode Island, Ray Dixon's real name was Raymond Beaudoin and was known
as the "Silvertone Yodeler".
He was written up as a yodeler, widely-known throughout New
England and appeared on the WCOP Hayloft Jamboree. He appeared
on the show about the same time another famous yodeling singer,
Kenny Roberts was on the show.
He was featured many times at the venue known as Uncle Red's Corral.
His brother Leo was a part of his band, playing several instruments to
provide melody and rhythm.
Credits & Sources
- Hillbilly-Music.com wishes to thank Gordon Brown, of
the New England Country Music Historical Society for the photo and notes
for this group.