Annotation

Work status:

  • First copyright date: 1968-01-15
  • Copyright renewed in 1996
Annotation last modified on 2012-01-06 08:19 UTC.

Relationships

lyricist and composer:Bob Dylan (from 1967-10 until 1967-11)
publisher:Dwarf Music (from 1968 to present)
lyrics page:http://lyrics.wikia.com/Bob_Dylan:All_Along_The_Watchtower [info] (until 2020-09-21)
http://lyrics.wikia.com/U2:All_Along_The_Watchtower [info] (until 2020-09-21)
SecondHandSongs:https://secondhandsongs.com/work/401 [info]
Songfacts:http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=923 [info]
Wikidata:Q653794 [info]
later parody versions:Although None Could Watch an Hour
later translated versions:D'en haut de la tour du guet
Längst upp i högsta tornet
Na straży w dzień i w nocy
Naokoło wieży
Ο παλιάτσος κι ο ληστής
is the basis for:Watchtower

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
recordings
1967-11-06All Along the Watchtower (original mono studio mix)Bob Dylan2:32
1967-11-06All Along the Watchtower (officially released stereo studio recording)Bob Dylan2:32
1967 – 1968-04All Along the WatchtowercoverJimi Hendrix3:56
1968-01-21All Along the WatchtowercoverJimi Hendrix5:50
1968-01-21 – 1968-01-26All Along the Watchtower (alternate mix)coverJimi Hendrix4:01
1968-01-21 – 1968-05All Along the WatchtowercoverThe Jimi Hendrix Experience4:01
1969-01-03All Along the Watchtower 3.81cover and partialThe Beatles1:01
1969-04-26All Along the Watchtowercover and liveJimi Hendrix5:01
1970-07-04All Along the Watchtower (live, 1970-07-04: Atlanta Pop Festival, Byron, GA, USA)cover and liveThe Jimi Hendrix Experience4:20
1970-08-30All Along the Watchtower (live)cover and liveThe Jimi Hendrix Experience4:23
1970-08-31All Along the Watchtowercover and liveJimi Hendrix?:??
1970-08-31All Along the Watchtowercover and liveJimi Hendrix4:28
1970-08-31All Along the Watchtowercover and liveJimi Hendrix4:15
1970-08-31All Along the Watchtowercover and liveThe Jimi Hendrix Experience4:25
1970-08-31All Along the Watchtowercover and liveJimi Hendrix5:40
1970-09-06All Along the Watchtowercover and liveThe Jimi Hendrix Experience4:26
1970All Along the Watchtowercover and liveRichie Havens3:46
1974-01-03All Along the Watchtower (1974-01-03: Chicago Stadium, Chicago, IL, USA)liveBob Dylan & The Band?:??
1974-01-06All Along the Watchtower (1974-01-06, evening show: The Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA, USA)liveBob Dylan & The Band?:??
1974-01-14All Along the Watchtower (1974-01-14, evening show: Boston Gardens, Boston, MA, USA)liveBob Dylan & The Band?:??
1974-02-14All Along the Watchtower (live: Biograph)liveBob Dylan3:05
1974-02-14All Along the Watchtower (live, 1974-02: LA Forum, Inglewood, CA, USA)liveBob Dylan & The Band2:55
1974-02-14All Along the Watchtower (remix)liveBob Dylan & The Band3:08
1974-02-14All Along the Watchtower (live, 1974-02: LA Forum, Inglewood, CA, USA)liveBob Dylan & The Band3:08
1974-02-14All Along the Watchtower (live, 1974-02: LA Forum, Inglewood, CA, USA)liveBob Dylan & The Band3:24
1975-10-21This Wheel’s on Fire / Hurricane / All Along the Watchtower (S.I.R. Studio rehearsals)medleyBob Dylan13:29
1978-02-28 – 1978-03-01All Along the Watchtower (live, 1978-02/03: Nippon Budokan Hall, Tokyo, Japan)liveBob Dylan3:26
1978-03-15All Along the Watchtower (1978-03-15: Festival Hall, Brisbane, QLD, Australia (mono soundboard source))liveBob Dylan?:??
1978-04-01All Along the Watchtower (live, 1978-04-01: Randwick Park, Sydney, Australia)liveBob Dylan?:??
1981-02-01All Along the Watchtower (live, 1981-02-01: Lyceum Ballroom, London, UK)cover and liveU2?:??
1982-03-07All Along the Watchtower (live, 1982-03-07: Ancienne Belgique, Brussels, Belgium)cover and liveXTC4:28
1982-03-08All Along the Watchtower (live, 1982-03-08: Paradiso, Amsterdam, Netherlands)cover and liveXTC8:16
1984-05-23All Along the Watchtower (live, 1984-05-23: Beverly Theater, Los Angeles, CA, USA)liveBob Dylan?:??
1984-05-28All Along the Watchtower (1984-05-28: Arena di Verona, Verona, Italy)liveBob Dylan & The Band?:??
1984-06-28All Along the Watchtower (1984-06-28: Minestadio del F.C. Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)liveBob Dylan?:??
1987-07-04All Along the Watchtower (1987-07-04: Sullivan Stadium, Foxboro, MA, USA)liveBob Dylan & Grateful Dead4:27
1987-07-26All Along the WatchtowerliveBob Dylan & Grateful Dead6:24
1987-07-26All Along The WatchtowerliveDylan & The Dead6:24
1987-07All Along the WatchtowerliveDylan & the Dead6:26
1987-09-18All Along the Watchtower >cover and liveGrateful Dead4:50
1987-10-25All Along the Watchtowercover and liveJerry Garcia Band5:27
1987-11-11All Along the Watchtowercover and liveU25:23
1987All Along the Watchtower (live, 1987: Justin Herman Plaza, San Francisco, CA, USA)liveU25:21
1987All Along the Watchtower (live, 1987-11-08: Save the Yuppie Free Concert, Justin Herman Plaza, San Francisco, CA, USA)cover and liveU24:24
1988-02-16All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1988-03-31All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead4:45
1988-03-31All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1988-04-01All Along the Watchtower (Live in New Jersey, April 1, 1988)cover and liveGrateful Dead4:45
1988-07-02All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1988-09-15All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1989-06-15All Along the Watchtower (1989-06-15: Palacio de Los Deportes, Madrid, Spain)liveBob Dylan?:??
1989-07-04All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1989-07-04All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead5:44
1989-07-04All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead5:52
1989-07-10All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead5:41
1989-07-19All Along the Watchtower (1989-07-19: Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, MD, USA)liveBob Dylan?:??
1989-10-26All Along the Watchtower >cover and liveGrateful Dead5:25
1989-12-01All Along the Watchtower (live, 1989-12-01: Eight 579 Baby: Red Sun at Midnight: Osaka Castle Hall, Osaka, Japan)cover and liveU24:10
1989-12-31All Along the Watchtower (live, 1989-12-31: Point Theatre, Dublin, Ireland)cover and liveU24:15
1990-01-30All Along the Watchtower (1990-01-30: Theatre de Grand Rex, Paris, France (LTB source))liveBob Dylan?:??
1990-01All Along the Watchtower (live, 1990-01: Ahoy, Rotterdam, Netherlands)cover and liveU24:18
1990-03-18All Along The Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead6:06
1990-03-24All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead7:42
1990-03-24All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1990-06-27All Along the Watchtower (1990-06-27, Laugardalsholl, Reykjavik, Iceland)liveBob Dylan3:49
1990-07-12All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1990-11-27All Along the Watchtower (live, 1990-11-27: BBC radio)cover and liveJune Tabor & The Oyster Band3:22
1991-02-19All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-03-17All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-03-23All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-03-27All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-04-03All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-05-03All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-05-10All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-05All Along the WatchtowercoverPeter Herborn2:59
1991-06-06All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-06-06All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-06-20All Along the Watchtower >cover and liveGrateful Dead7:40
1991-08-13All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-09-06All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-09-14All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-09-20All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1991-10-28All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead8:47
1992-01-15All Along the Watchtower (live, 1992-01-15: Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City, NY, USA)cover and liveThe Rock Hall Jam Band7:07
1992-03-08All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1992-05-09All Along the WatchtowerliveBob Dylan4:22
1992-06-22All Along the Watchtower (live, 1992-06-22: Chicago Theater, Chicago, IL, USA)cover and liveIndigo Girls8:18
1992-10-16All Along the Watchtower (live, 1992-10-16: Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, USA)cover and liveNeil Young6:15
1992-12-16All Along the Watchtower >cover and liveGrateful Dead6:38
1993-02-17All Along the Watchtower (1993-02-17: Muziekcentrum Frits Philips, Eindhoven, Netherlands)liveBob Dylan6:04
1993-03-27All Along the Watchtower >cover and liveGrateful Dead5:50
1993-04-10All Along the Watchtowercover and liveDave Matthews Band5:50
1993-06-08All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1993-06-18All Along the Watchtowercover and liveGrateful Dead?:??
1993-07-05All Along the Watchtower (live, 1993‐07‐05: Sportpaleis Ahoy, Rotterdam, Netherlands)cover and liveNeil Young & Booker T. & The MG’s9:29
1993-08-14All Along the Watchtower (live, 1993‐08‐14: Marcus Amphitheatre, Milwaukee, WI, USA)cover and liveNeil Young & Booker T. & The MG’s?:??
1993-08-14All Along the Watchtower (live, 1993‐08‐14: Marcus Amphitheatre, Milwaukee, WI, USA)cover and liveNeil Young & Booker T. & The MG’s?:??
1993-08-19All Along the Watchtower (live, 1993-08-19: Wetlands Preserve)cover and liveDave Matthews Band7:34
1994-02-14All Along the Watchtower (live, 1994-02-14: Singapore, Singapore)liveBob Dylan6:10
1994-02-22All Along the Watchtowercover and liveDave Matthews Band7:04
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