Lyric Updates

June 25th, 2020 [lyrics for ROUGH AND ROWDY WAYS]home
I Contain Multitudes  
False Prophet  
My Own Version Of You  
I've Made Up My Mind to Give Myself to You  
Black Rider  
Goodbye Jimmy Reed  
Mother of Muses  
Crossing the Rubicon  
Key West (Philosopher Pirate)  
Murder Most Foul  
May 2020 [updated lyrics for THE BOOTLEG SERIES Vol. 13 1979/1981 TROUBLE NO MORE (DeLuxe Edition)]home
Dead Man, Dead Man  
May 8th, 2020 [released on youtube May 7th, 2020 and on ROUGH AND ROWDY WAYS on June 19th, 2020]home
False Prophet  
April 2020 [updated lyrics for THE BOOTLEG SERIES Vol. 15: TRAVELIN' THRU 1967-1969]home
Western Road  
April 17th, 2020 [iTunes download, released on youtube April 17th, 2020 and on ROUGH AND ROWDY WAYS on June 19th, 2020] home
I Contain Multitudes  
March 27th, 2020 [iTunes download, released on youtube March 26th, 2020 and on ROUGH AND ROWDY WAYS on June 19th, 2020] home
Murder Most Foul  
November 2019 [songs found on YouTube, attempted, not much sense] home
I Once Knew A Man  
Don't Start Me Talking  
November 2019 [new or updated lyrics for the songs on THE BOOTLEG SERIES Vol. 15: TRAVELIN' THRU 1967-1969]home
Big River  
Jimmie Rodgers Medley No. 1  
Jimmie Rodgers Medley No. 2  
Wanted Man  
Western Road  
October 2019 [new lyrics]home
Boogie Woogie Country Girl  
A Pirate Looks At Forty  
June 2019 [updated lyrics for the songs on THE ROLLING THUNDER REVUE: THE 1975 LIVE RECORDINGS]home
Easy And Slow  
If You See Her, Say Hello  
I Shall Be Released  
Knockin' On Heaven's Door  
Never Let Me Go  
Simple Twist Of Fate  
Tangled Up In Blue  
Wild Mountain Thyme  
Tonight I'll Be Staying Here With You  
November 2018 [updated lyrics for the songs of THE BOOTLEG SERIES Vol. 14 MORE TRACKS, MORE BLOOD (DeLuxe Edition)]home
Buckets Of Rain  
Idiot Wind  
If You See Her, Say Hello  
Lily, Rosemary And The Jack Of Hearts  
Meet Me In The Morning  
Shelter From The Storm  
Simple Twist Of Fate  
Tangled Up In Blue  
Up To Me  
You're A Big Girl Now  
You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go  
November 2017 [new and updated lyrics for the songs of THE BOOTLEG SERIES Vol. 13 1979/1981 TROUBLE NO MORE (DeLuxe Edition)]home
Ain't Gonna Go To Hell For Anybody  
Ain't No Man Righteous, No Not One  
Blessed Is The Name  
Caribbean Wind  
City Of Gold  
Covenant Woman  
Cover Down, Pray Through  
Dead Man, Dead Man  
Every Grain Of Sand  
I Will Love Him  
Jesus Is The One  
Pressing On  
Stand By Faith  
Thief On The Cross  
Trouble In Mind  
Ye Shall Be Changed  
Yonder Comes Sin  
You Changed My Life  
January 2016 [new and updated lyrics from 50TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION 1964]home
Joshua Gone Barbados   [Eric Von Schmidt]
December 2015 [new and updated lyrics of THE BOOTLEG SERIES Vol. 12 1965-1966 THE CUTTING EDGE (DeLuxe Edition)]home
Love Minus Zero / No Limit  
Outlaw Blues  
On The Road Again  
If You Gotta Go, Go Now  
It Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry   [ Phantom Engineer]
Sitting on A Barbed Wire Fence  
Positively 4th Street  
Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window  
Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues  
Queen Jane Approximately  
Visions of Johanna  
She's Your Lover Now  
4th Time Around  
Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat  
Stuck Inside of Mobile With the Memphis Blues Again  
Just Like a Woman  
Temporary Like Achilles  
Obviously 5 Believers  
Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands  
December 2015 [new and updated song lyrics from THE BOOTLEG SERIES Vol. 11 THE BASEMENT TAPES]home
Ain't No More Cane  
Bourbon Street   [but still unfinished !]
900 Miles From Home  
Song For Canada  
February 2013 [new and updated lyrics for all takes on THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION]home
Goin' Down To New Orleans  
Sally Gal  
Rambling, Gambling Willie  
Corrina, Corrina   [with extra verse]
Rocks And Gravel  
Baby Please Don't Go  
Milk Cow's Calf Blues  
Baby I'm In The Mood For You  
Wichita Blues  
Worried Blues  
Lonesome Whistle Blues  
That's All Right, Mama  
Mixed Up Confusion  
Whatcha Gonna Do  
I Shall Be Free  
I Rode Out One Morning  
February 2013 [new and updated lyrics for all takes on MINNEAPOLIS PARTY TAPE and MINNEAPOLIS HOTEL TAPE]home
January 2013 [updates URL/links to songs at]home
Most Of The Time   [5th set of lyrics added, from TELL TALE SIGNS disk 3]
On A Rainy Afternoon   [attempted lyrics]
December 2012 [lyrics from TEMPEST]home
November 2010 [updates for THE WITMARK DEMOS 1962-1964]home
Boots Of Spanish Leather   [update]
Bound To Lose, Bound To Win  
Ballad Of Hollis Brown   [update]
Dreamin' Of You   [fixed]
Hallelujah   [L. Cohen]
I Shall Be Free   [update]
Long Ago, Far Away   [update]
Man On The Street   [update]
The Miner's Song  
Quit Your Low Down Ways   [update]
Talkin' Bear Mountain Picnic Blues   [update]
Talkin' John Birch Paranoid Blues   [update]
When I Got Troubles  
August 2009 [alternate lyrics from TELL TALE SIGNS, disk 3]home
Born In Time  
Can't Wait  
Duncan And Brady  
Marchin' To The City  
Mary And The Soldier  
July 2009 [lyrics from TOGETHER THROUGH LIFE]home
Beyond Here Lies Nothin'  
Life Is Hard  
My Wife's Home Town  
If You Ever Go To Houston  
Forgetful Heart  
This Dream Of You  
Shake Shake Mama  
I Feel A Change Comin' On  
It's All Good  
October 2008 [lyrics from TELL TALE SIGNS, thanks to TTS lyrics thread]home
Red River Shore  
Dreamin' Of You  
Marchin' To The City  
32-20 Blues  
Can't Escape From You  
October 2008 [lyrics update]home
Ain't Talkin'   [MODERN TIMES alternate version]
Born In Time   [OH MERCY alternate version]
Can't Wait   [TIME OUT OF MIND alternate version]
Cocaine Blues  
Everything Is Broken  
Mississippi   [OH MERCY alternate versions]
Most Of The TIme   [OH MERCY alternate version]
Tell Ol' Bill  
June 2008home
January 2008home
I'm Not There (1956)   [lyrics from "Deciphering I'm Not There" by Les Kokay (Isis issue 136)]
August 2006 [lyrics from MODERN TIMES]home
Thunder On The Mountain  
Spirit On The Water  
Rollin' And Thumblin'  
When The Deal Goes Down  
Someday Baby  
Workingman's Blues #2  
Beyond The Horizon  
Nettie Moore  
The Levee's Gonna Break  
Ain't Talkin'  
November 2005home
Outlaw Blues   [lyrics from alt. take on EXCLUSIVE OUTTAKES FROM NO DIRECTION HOME : The Soundtrack]
October 2005home
Tell Ol' Bill   [North Country (Music from the motion picture)]
Got Love If You Want It   [a 1987 DOWN IN THE GROOVE outtake, by James Moore]
September 2005 [alt lyrics from songs of THE BOOTLEG SERIES Vol. 7 NO DIRECTION HOME]home
When I Got Troubles   [loot from Eyolf's pages with thanks]
Rambler, Gambler  
This Land Is Your Land  
Don't Think Twice, It's All Right  
When The Ship Comes In  
It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry  
Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues  
Desolation Row   ['spoonfeeeding Casanova the boiled guts of birds']
Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat  
Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again  
Visions Of Johanna  
I Shall Be Free No 10   [alt lyrics, Highway 61 Interactive CDRom]
Money Honey  
August 2005home
Goin' Down The Road Feeling Bad   [Woody Guthrie, sung on Basement Tapes, 1967]
Talkin' Fishin' Blues   [Woody Guthrie, sung in 1961, 2 versions]
Rock Of Ages   [Alexander M. Toplady, Thomas Hastings, 1750's]
December 2003home
People Putting People Down   [by John Prine, sung in 1991]
Thank God   [by Hank Willams, sung at Chabad Telethon, sep. 1986]
All I Really Want To Do   [correction Philharmonic Hall version, Oct. 31st, 1964]
November 2003home
Down Along The Cove   [Frankfurt, Nov. 6, 2003 version, from Dylan Pool]
October 2003 home
Sitting On A Barbed Wire Fence   [alt. "screwdriver cliff" version ]
I Will Love Him   [with help from Dylan Poolers]
September 2003 (1992 David Bromberg Sessions, mp3 files, from Eyolf's pages, thanks)home
Kaatskill Serenade  
Polly Vaughn  
Sloppy Drunk  
September 2003 (lyrics to Fall 2002 covers and others, mp3 files)home
Accidentally Like A Martyr   [Warren Zevon]
Boom Boom Mancini   [Warren Zevon]
Brown Sugar   [Mick Jagger/Keith Richards]
Lawyers, Guns And Money   [Warren Zevon]
Mutineer   [Warren Zevon]
Something   [George Harrison]
The End Of The Innocence  
Viola Lee Blues  
White Dove  
I Will Sing  
Caribbean Wind   [ correction of 03/31/1981 Shot of Love sessions, thanks to Michi Ganzfried-CH ]
Johnny Todd   [ Basement Tapes, thanks to Stanislav Tomik-SK ]
August 2003home
The Groom's Still Waiting At The Altar   [ corrections of 2 versions, San Francisco11/15/1980 version added ]
You Don't Know Me   [theft from Eyolf's pages, with thanks]
Dixie   [from Masked And Anonymous soundtrack]
Diamond Joe (Trad)   [from Masked And Anonymous soundtrack]
Down In The Flood   [from Masked And Anonymous soundtrack]
June 2003 [alt. lyrics from A Tree With Roots] home
All American Boy   [corrections, thanks to Tale (by email, he'll know who he is!) with link to 'Original lyrics']
Open The Door, Homer  
Nothing Was Delivered  
April 2003 [more alt. lyrics from Genuine Bootleg Series Vol. 3 and various mp3 files] home
Miss The Mississippi   [1992 David Bromberg Sessions]
Gonna Change My Way Of Thinking   [March 2002 lyrics from "The Gospel Songs Of Bob Dylan"]
She's Love Crazy   [Paris 1978]
Handy Dandy   [alt. lyrics from Genuine Bootleg Series Vol. 3]
Sign Language   [from Eric Clapton "No Reason to Cry"]
This Old Man  
TV Talkin' Song   [alt. lyrics from Genuine Bootleg Series Vol. 3]
March 2003 [new or alt. lyrics from Genuine Bootleg Series Vol. 3]home
Anyway You Want Me  
The Death Of Emmett Till   [7th version]
House Of The Risin' Sun  
If Not For You  
I Rode Out One Morning   [from Eyolf's pages, thanks]
If You Gotta Go, Go Now  
Nobody 'Cept You  
Percy's Song  
Rita May  
February 2003home
Cross The Green Mountain   [on Gods And Generals, mailed by James Whitworth, thanks]
December 2002 (update of Bootleg Series Vol.5 lyrics)home
Tonight I'll Be Staying Here With You  
Simple Twist Of Fate  
November 2002 (new lyrics)home
Train Of Love   [on Kindred Spirits, from Eyolf's pages, thanks]
I Can't Get You Off Of My Mind   [on Timeless, from Eyolf's pages, thanks]
July 2002 (new song/lyrics)home
Waitin' For You  
May 2002 (new lyrics)home
Man Of Constant Sorrow   [April 2002 version]
February 2002 (new lyrics)home
Answer Me  
Dirty Lies   [from Eyolf's pages, thanks]
Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache   [from Eyolf's pages, thanks]
When First Unto This Country   [thanks to Hans Marijnissen-NL]
October 2001 (new lyrics)home
Tweedle Dee & Tweedle Dum   [LAT, starting from Artur J-PL]
Mississippi   [LAT, starting from Artur J-PL]
Lonesome Day Blues   [LAT, starting from Artur J-PL]
High Water (For Charley Patton)   [LAT, starting from Artur J-PL]
Moonlight   [LAT, starting from Artur J-PL]
Honest With Me   [LAT, starting from Artur J-PL]
Cry A While   [LAT, starting from Artur J-PL]
Sugar Baby   [LAT, starting from Artur J-PL]
September 2001 (new lyrics)home
Devilish Mary  
God Knows   [alt. OH MERCY outtake lyrics]
Most Of The Time   [alt. OH MERCY outtake lyrics]
August 2001 (new lyrics)home
Bye And Bye   [LAT, from Artur J-PL]
Floater (Too Much To Ask)   [LAT, from Artur J-PL]
Po' Boy   [LAT, from Artur J-PL]
Summer Days   [LAT, from Artur J-PL]
The Bells Of Rhymney   [Basement tapes attempted transcription, with a map of Wales at hand]
Lonesome Town   [thanks to Per Weber-DK]
Rainy Day Women # 12 & 35   [1974 alt. lyrics, thanks to Per Weber-DK]
See That My Grave Is Kept Clean   [1962 Gaslight Tapes lyrics, thanks to Per Weber-DK]
Shelter From The Storm   [alt. version with extra verse, thanks to Marco Bakker-NL]
Wild Mountain Thyme   [1961, 1975, 1988 lyrics added]
June 2001 (new lyrics)home
The Man In Me   [2 alt. lyrics added (1978)]
March 2001 (new lyrics)home
Love Her With A Feeling   [thanks to James'TheEskimo' Whitworth]
January 2001 (new lyrics)home
Farewell   [alt. lyrics added]
A Roving Blade   [from Eyolf's pages, thanks]
Whatcha Gonna Do   [2 alt. lyrics added]
December 2000 (new lyrics)home
Honky Tonk Blues  
Political World   [alt. lyrics]
Shooting Star   [alt. lyrics]
The Times We've Known   [from Eyolf's pages, thanks]
November 2000 (new lyrics)home
Don't Ever Take Yourself Away  
Heart of Mine   [May 1981, alt. lyrics, with extra verse]
Mystery Train  
Somebody Touched Me  
Watered-Down Love   [May 1981, alt. lyrics, with extra verse, "mistake my kindness for weakness"]
October 2000 (new lyrics)home
Abraham, Martin And John  
Alabama Getaway  
All I Have To Do Is Dream  
The Auld Triangle  
Ballad Of Donald White   [March 1962 version, additional "Seattle, Washington" verse]
Enough Is Enough  
The Girl I Left Behind  
The Girl On The Greenbriar Shore  
Goin' Down To New Orleans  
Grand Coulee Dam  
Oh Babe It Ain't No Lie  
Sally Gal   [4 versions, some uncomplete]
Hangknot, Slipknot  
Talkin' Columbia  
Talkin' Hugh Brown  
Talkin' Inflation Blues  
Talkin' Merchant marine  
To Each Is Own  
To Fall In Love With You  
Roll On John  
Back Door Blues   [Who You Really Are]
Wonder When My Swamp's Gonna Catch On Fire   [Telephone Wire]
You Ain't Goin' Nowhere   [Another version (a few words missing, "Now look here dear Sue" lyrics) from The Genuine Basement Tapes Vol.4]