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

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