Woody Guthrie Lyrics

Genre: Folk

Woody Guthrie Lyrics - by Popularity

1 Jesus Christ
2 Talking Hard Work
3 Do Re Mi
4 Pretty Boy Floyd
5 Buffalo Skinners
6 Leaving The Dust Bowl [Speech]
7 Waiting At The Gate
8 Walkin’ Down That Railroad Line
9 Talking Sailor
10 Jesse James And His Boys
11 VD Seaman’s Letter
12 Lomax Asks About The Boll Weevil [Speech]
13 Reckless Talk
14 Jarama Valley
15 Gypsy Davy
16 Introducing An Old Song [Speech]
17 Talking Fishing Blues
18 California Blues
19 Cumberland Gap
20 Chain Around My Leg
21 Talking Merchant Marine (Talking Sailor)
22 Takin’ It From The Rich And Givin’ It To The Poor [Speech]
23 Narrator [Speech]
24 Boll Weevil
25 Song Of The Grand Coulee Dam
26 Hard Ain't It Hard
27 Hard Ain’t It Hard
28 1913 Massacre
29 Jimmie Rodgers [Speech]
30 Red Wine
31 Let’s Sing Some Blues [Speech]
32 Brown Eyes
33 Songs About Outlaws [Speech]
34 Dig A Hole
35 Beaumont Rag
36 Grand Coulee Dam
37 Ludlow Massacre
38 One Dime Blues
39 Worried Man Blues
40 Dust Storm Disaster , Foggy Mountain Top
41 You Souls Of Boston
42 Nine Hundred Miles
43 Bad Lee Brown
44 Billy The Kid And Pretty Boy Floyd [Speech]
45 VD Avenue
46 Alan Asks For Another One [Speech]
47 Washington Talkin’ Blues
48 Mean Talking Blues
49 Git Along Little Dogies
50 Jesse James
51 Breathing In Dust [Speech]
52 Old Judge Thayer
53 About The ”worried Man Blues” [Speech]
54 A Picture From Life's Other Side
55 Migrants Arrive In California [Speech]
56 Intro [Speech]
57 Green Valley Waltz (A.K.A.) Who’s Gonna Shoe Your Pretty Feet
58 The Biggest Thing That Man Has Ever Done (A.K.A. The Great Historical Bum)
59 Who's Gonna Shoe Your Pretty Little Feet?
60 The Trail To Mexico
61 John Henry
62 1Wish I’d Stayed In The Wagon Yard
63 Suassos Lane
64 The Origins Of The Song [Speech]
65 Empty Boxcar, My Home
66 Hard Times
67 Jazz In America, No. 116 [Speech]
68 The Troubles And Tragedies That Fractured Woody’s Family In Okemah [Speech]
69 Jackhammer Blues
70 Sowing On The Mountain
71 Los Angeles New Year’s Flood
72 Two Good Men
73 Dust Bowl Refugee
74 I Just Want To Sing Your Name
75 Origins Of The Song, Continued [Speech]
76 V.D. Gunner’s Blues
77 Songs About Hard Times [Speech]
78 Sally, Don’t You Grieve
79 Old Joe Clark
80 Roll On Columbia
81 A Good Horse [Speech]
82 Union Burying Ground
83 Contractors Duping The Desperate [Speech]
84 Jiggy Jiggy Bum
85 The Story Of Mary Fagan [Speech]
86 Brooklyne Towne
87 Bring Back To Me My Blue-Eyed Boy
88 The Girl In The Red, White, And Blue
89 Alan Lomax Asks For A Tune [Speech]
90 New Found Land
91 Stewball
92 Jarama
93 The Dust Storm Of April 14, 1935 [Speech]
94 We Welcome To Heaven
95 Mary Fagan
96 The Old Cracked Looking Glass
97 The End Of The World [Speech]
98 Labor For Victory [Speech]
99 The Gang Of Kids Woody Hung Around With [Speech]
100 Talking Columbia
101 More Pretty Girls Than One
102 Stagger Lee
103 Stepstone
104 Riding The Rails [Speech]
105 Springfield Mountain
106 I Ain’t Got No Home
107 Hard Times In The Durant Jail
108 So Long, It’s Been Good To Know Yuh
109 Farmer-Labor Train
110 Rye Whiskey
111 Roll, Columbia, Roll
112 Lost John
113 Will Rogers Highway
114 Bed On The Floor
115 Going Down The Road
116 Root Hog & Die
117 Hundreds Of Thousands Made Homeless [Speech]
118 VD City
119 Dust Storms Devastate The Farmland [Speech]
120 Jazz In America, No. 93 [Speech]
121 Some Old-Time Square Dance Tunes [Speech]
122 Columbia’s Waters
123 Ezekiel Saw The Wheel
124 The Flood That Took Over 100 Lives [Speech]
125 Seven Cent Cotton
126 I Ain't Got No Home In This World Anymore
127 Dirty Overhauls
128 VD Day
129 Talking Dust Bpw;
130 Whoopy Ti-Yi, Get Along, Mr. Hitler
131 Growing Up In Oklahoma [Speech]
132 Ramblin’ Blues
133 Bury Me Beneath The Willow
134 Migrants Arriving In California [Speech]
135 Hard Travelin'
136 Interlude [Speech]
137 Hobo's Lullaby
138 Songs About Bankers [Speech]
139 A Child Of VD
140 When The Great Dust Storm Struck [Speech]
141 Ramblin’ Round
142 The Railroad Blues
143 It Takes A Married Man To Sing A Worried Song
144 Vanzetti's Rock
145 Refugees Pouring Into California [Speech]
146 Sinking Of The Rueben James
147 Goin’ Down The Frisco Line
148 Hey, Lolly Lolly
149 The Jolly Banker
150 The Veedee Blues
151 Jailhouse Songs [Speech]
152 End Of My Line
153 Gypsy Davey
154 More Talk Of Growing Up In Okemah [Speech]
155 Introduction [Speech]
156 I Ride An Old Paint
157 Billy The Kid
158 California As One Of The 48 States [Speech]
159 A Dollar Down
160 Lonesome Valley
161 Stackolee
162 Another Song About The Depradations Of The Bankers [Speech]
163 Blessed And Curst
164 The Midnight Special
165 Sinking Of The Reuben James
166 Lost Train Blues
167 Pastures Of Plenty
168 Get Along Little Doggies
169 Dust Pneumonia Blues
170 Philadelphia Lawyer
171 Railroad Blueses [Speech]
172 Poor Boy
173 Jesse James [Speech]
174 A Case Of VD
175 Greenback Dollar
176 Takin’ It Easy
177 Tom Joad
178 Oregon Trail

Woody Guthrie Bio

Woodrow Wilson "Woody" Guthrie (July 14, 1912 – October 3, 1967) was an American singer-songwriter and folk musician whose musical legacy includes hundreds of political, traditional and children's songs, ballads and improvised works. He frequently performed with the slogan This Machine Kills Fascists displayed on his guitar. His best-known song is "This Land Is Your Land." Many of his recorded songs are archived in the Library of Congress. Such songwriters as Bob Dylan, Phil Ochs, Bruce Springsteen, John Mellencamp, Pete Seeger, Andy Irvine, Joe Strummer, Billy Bragg, Jay Farrar, Jeff Tweedy, Bob Childers and Tom Paxton have acknowledged Guthrie as a major influence.

Many of his songs are about his experiences in the Dust Bowl era during the Great Depression when Guthrie traveled with migrant workers from Oklahoma to California and learned their traditional folk and blues songs, earning him the nickname the "Dust Bowl Troubadour." Throughout his life Guthrie was associated with United States Communist groups, though he was seemingly not a member of any.

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woody_Guthrie