Country musician. Born 1935. Member of Jim Reeves’s band, the Blue Boys, late 1950s-early 1960s.
1997 March 28
Country musician Royce Morgan recalls working as one of Jim Reeve’s Blue Boys. Discussion includes his family background and early musical influences; the start of his music career in the early 1950s; joining Jim Reeves in the late 1950s; memories of his first tour with Jim Reeves; experiences working with Jim Reeves; Jim Reeves as a performer and business manager; memories of Jim Reeves and Chet Atkins working together in the recording studio; comments on different performance venues; his work with Red Sovine; and his career outside of the music business.