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Milk Cow's Calf Blues 1

(Milk Cow Blues)

Robert Johnson


25 Apr 1962
cd imgTHE 50TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION

  The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan session 2, Columbia Studio A, NYC - 25.apr.1962, take 1, CO70100-1, piano version  

When i woke up this mornin'
My milk cow was gone
If you see my milk cow
Send her home.

Holler please, please
Don't do me wrong
If you see my milk cow
Please send her home.

Well i got up this mornin'
Looked all around
Looked for my milk cow
She can't be found.

Holler please, please
Don't do me wrong
Don't do me wrong
If you see my milk cow
Lord god, send her home.

Well ma your calf is hungry
I believe she needs a suck
But your milk is turning blue
I believe she's out of luck.

Holler please, please
Don't do me wrong
If you see my milk cow
Lord lord, send her home.  up
    

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Milk Cow's Calf Blues 2


25 Apr 1962
cd imgTHE 50TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION #2
cd imgTHE FREEWHEELIN' OUTTAKES 1962 SESSIONS #2
cd imgTHE FREEWHEELIN' BOB DYLAN OUTTAKES (T-304)
cd imgTALKING BEAR MOUNTAIN PICNIC BLUES (vinyl bootleg)

  The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan session 2, Columbia Studio A, NYC - 25.apr.1962, take 3, CO70100-3  

Well, i woke up this mornin'
Looked all around
Seek my milk cow
But she can't be found.

Holler please, please
Don't do me wrong
Don't do me wrong
If you see my milk cow
Lord, Lord, send her home.

Well, i woke up this mornin'
Blues around my bed
Couldn't even eat my breakfast
Blues in my bread.

Holler please, please
Don't do me wrong
Don't do me wrong
If you see my milk cow
Lord, Lord, send her home.

Mama, your calf is hungry
I believe she needs a suck
But your milk is turnin' blue
I believe she's out of luck.

Holler please, please
Don't do me wrong
Don't do me wrong
If you see my milk cow
Lord god, send her home.

Well, since my milk cow left me
I been a-treated wrong
I ain't had no milk and butter
Since my cow been gone.

Holler please, please
Don't do me wrong
Have you seen my milk cow
Lord, Lord, send her home, send her home.  up
    

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Milk Cow's Calf Blues 3


25 Apr 1962
cd imgTHE 50TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION #3
cd imgTHE FREEWHEELIN' OUTTAKES 1962 SESSIONS
cd imgTHE FREEWHEELIN' BOB DYLAN OUTTAKES #2 (T-304)
cd imgTHE BOOTLEG (T-286)

  The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan session 2, Columbia Studio A, NYC - 25.apr.1962, take 4  

When i woke up this mornin'
My milk cow was gone
If you see my milk cow
Lord send her home.

Holler please, please
Don't do me wrong
Don't do me wrong
I ain't had no milk and butter
Since my cow been gone.

When i looked for my milk cow
Looked high and low
Somebody told me
She was walkin' down the road.

Holler please, please
Don't do me wrong
Don't do me wrong
If you see my milk cow
Lord lord, send her home.

Now your calf is hungry
I believe she needs a suck
But your milk is turning blue
I believe she's out of luck.

Holler please, please
Don't do me wrong
Don't do me wrong
I ain't had no milk and butter
Since my cow been gone
Since my cow been gone.

Well i woke up this morning
Blues around my bed
Looked for my milk cow
Got bull instead.

Holler please, please
Don't do me wrong
Don't do me wrong
If you see my milk cow
Please drive her home
Drive her home.  up
    

 Recording dates & record list

25 Apr 1962 1 THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION
25 Apr 1962 2 THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION #2
THE FREEWHEELIN' OUTTAKES 1962 SESSIONS #2
THE FREEWHEELIN' BOB DYLAN OUTTAKES (b)
TALKING BEAR MOUNTAIN PICNIC BLUES (vb)
25 Apr 1962 3 THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION #3
THE FREEWHEELIN' OUTTAKES 1962 SESSIONS
THE FREEWHEELIN' BOB DYLAN OUTTAKES (b) #2
THE BOOTLEG (b)