Woody Guthrie Lyrics

Genre: Folk

Woody Guthrie Lyrics - by Popularity

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

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