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

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