Annotation

Work status:

  • Lyrics were first published in the December 1962 issue of Sing Out!
  • First copyright date: 1962-11-20
Annotation last modified on 2012-01-08 07:29 UTC.

Relationships

lyricist and composer:Bob Dylan (in 1962-10)
publisher:Warner/Chappell (from 1963 until 1991)
Special Rider Music (from 1991 to present)
lyrics page:https://genius.com/Bob-dylan-a-hard-rains-a-gonna-fall-lyrics [info]
SecondHandSongs:https://secondhandsongs.com/work/1280 [info]
Wikidata:Q2292385 [info]
later translated versions:Llegará la tormenta
Unfassbar vill rään

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
recordings
1962-09-22A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan7:08
1962-10A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna FallliveBob Dylan6:42
1962-12-06Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna Fall (mono)Bob Dylan6:53
1963-04-12A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (live, 1963-04-12: NYC Town Hall)liveBob Dylan7:36
1963-04-18A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall (Home of Eve and Mac McKenzie, 4-18-63)liveBob Dylan7:08
1963-04-25A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall (The Bear, Chicago, 4-25-63)liveBob Dylan7:28
1963-04-26A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall (Studs Terkel's Wax Museum, 4-26-63)liveBob Dylan6:56
1963-06-08A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (live, 1963-06-08: Carnegie Hall, New York, NY, USA)cover and livePete Seeger6:07
1964-02-01A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna FallliveBob Dylan6:02
1964-05-17A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna FallliveBob Dylan7:44
1964-10-10A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna FallliveBob Dylan7:44
1964-10-31A Hard Rain's a-Gonna Fall (5.0 mix)liveBob Dylan7:49
1964-10-31A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna Fall (live, 1964-10-31: Philharmonic Hall, New York City, NY, USA)liveBob Dylan7:44
1964-11-25A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna FallliveBob Dylan6:15
1965-02-20A Hard Rain's A-Gonna-Fall (live, 1965-02-20: Carnegie Music Hall, Carnegie, PA, USA)cover and livePete Seeger6:37
1971-08-01A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna Fall (2005 remix)liveBob Dylan5:44
1971-08-01A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall (live, 1971-08-01: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York; original mix)liveBob Dylan6:22
1975-10-21A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna Fall (S.I.R. Studio rehearsals)Bob Dylan4:02
1975-11-21A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna Fall (live, 1975-11-21 (afternoon): Boston Music Hall, Boston, MA, USA)liveBob Dylan5:26
1975-12-04A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna Fall (live, 1975-12-04: Forum de Montréal, Montreal, QC, Canada)liveBob Dylan5:04
1975-12-04A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna Fall (live, 1975-12: Montreal Forum, Montreal, Quebec, Canada)liveBob Dylan5:19
1975-12-04A Hard Rain’s a‐Gonna Fall (live at Montreal Forum, Montreal, Quebec – December 1975)liveBob Dylan5:16
1983-06-06A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall (live: 1983-06-06: University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA)cover and liveU24:52
1990-07-14A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall (live, 1990‐07‐14: Foxboro Stadium, Foxborough, MA, USA)liveEdie Brickell & New Bohemians5:16
1991-04-26A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall (live, 1991-04-26: Bronco Bowl, Dallas, TX, USA)liveEdie Brickell & New Bohemians7:17
1994-05-20 – 1994-05-22A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (live)liveBob Dylan7:23
1999-04-28A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (1999-04-28: Hala Tivoli, Ljubljana, Slovenia)Bob Dylan?:??
2002-10-07A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan9:36
2008-08-24A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (2008-08-24: Mesker Amphitheatre, Evansville, IN, USA)liveBob Dylan?:??
2008-11-09A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (2008-11-09: Essar Centre, Sault Saint Marie, ON, Canada)Bob Dylan?:??
2008-11-13A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (2008-11-13: Sudbury Arena, Sudbury, ON, Canada)liveBob Dylan?:??
2011-07-01 – 2011-07-02Medley: Peace on Earth / A Hard Rain’s A‐Gonna Fall / Stairway to Heaven / Our Prayer / SOCCcover, live and medleySantana & McLaughlin8:58
2011-10-16A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (2011-10-16: Le Zenith, Lille, France)liveBob Dylan?:??
2016-06-17A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fallcover and liveDead & Company10:32
2016-07-09Hard Rains Gonna Fallcover and liveDead & Company11:31
2016-07-27A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fallcover and liveDead & Company9:58
2017-06-04A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fallcover and liveDead & Company11:36
2017-06-22A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fallcover and liveDead & Company11:08
2019-06-08A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fallcover and liveDead & Company10:42
(A Hard Rain’s a) Gonna FallBryan Ferry4:14
A Hard Rain's A - Gonna FallcoverJimmy Cliff6:17
A Hard Rain's A Gonna Fall (Bob Dylan)cover and instrumentalEnzo Pietropaoli & Julian Oliver Mazzariello & Alessandro Paternesi5:05
a Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (1984-06-28: Minestadio del F.C. Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)liveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan18:57
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan6:52
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallcoverPete Seeger5:36
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallcoverPete Seeger5:41
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallcoverPete Seeger?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (live)Bob Dylan with Joan Baez5:29
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (live, 1975-11-11: The Palace Theater, Waterbury, CT, USA)liveBob Dylan6:22
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (live)liveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan6:50
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (live)liveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan8:56
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan6:48
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan6:53
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan9:56
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan9:53
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan7:58
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallcoverDavid Munyon6:59
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallcoverTom Russell with Lucinda Williams and Calexico8:54
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fallcover and liveJoan Baez5:47
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan6:41
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan9:45
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (1963-04-26: Stud's Terkel's Wax Museum, WFMT Studio, Chicago, IL, USA)liveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallcoverJoan Baez7:37
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallcoverJoan Baez5:37
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan9:07
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan11:42
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan9:04
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallcoverHanne Boel5:09
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan9:29
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan7:29
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan7:01
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan6:56
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan6:13
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan6:41
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan6:41
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (2008-06-23: Feria de Muestras, Zaragoza, Spain)liveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan6:17
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan6:00
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (1992-04-15: State Theatre, Sydney, NSW, Australia)liveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan6:54
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan5:59
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (2005-11-03: Le Zénith, Paris, France)Bob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan7:01
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallliveBob Dylan5:44
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan7:24
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan6:52
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (2008-09-07: Santa Barbara Bowl, Santa Barbara, CA, USA)liveBob Dylan6:47
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (2008-10-23: Save On Foods Memorial Centre, Victoria, BC, Canada)liveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (1963-04-12: Town Hall, New York City, NY, USA)Bob Dylan8:23
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (2008-07-10: Plaza de Toros, Mérida, Spain)Bob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (2008-10-30: ENMAX Centre, Lethbridge, AB, Canada)liveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (2008-11-06: Riverside Theater, Milwaukee, WI, USA)liveBob Dylan?:??
A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBob Dylan7:03
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