Opening the iTunes Store…If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from On the Banks of a Lonely River by Darby & Tarlton, download iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

On the Banks of a Lonely River

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.


Formed: 1920

Genre: Blues

Years Active: '20s, '30s

Singer Tom Darby and slide guitarist Jimmie Tarlton were not only legendary bluesmen, but also pioneers of country music. Although they were only together for a brief time during the late '20s and early '30s, they popularized the steel slide guitar in the genre and exerted a heavy influence on the Allen Brothers and the Delmore Brothers. Tarlton was born in Chesterfield County, SC, the son of sharecroppers. His parents taught him traditional songs and the fretless banjo, and by age 12, he was learning...
Full bio

Top Albums and Songs by Darby & Tarlton

On the Banks of a Lonely River, Darby & Tarlton
View in iTunes

Customer Ratings

We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this album.