Annotation

Work status:

  • Lyrics were first published in Broadside #22.
  • First copyright date: 1963-10-04
Annotation last modified on 2012-01-08 21:31 .

Relationships

additional composer: Bob Dylan (1963-02)
additional lyricist: Aunt Molly Jackson (1932)
Bob Dylan (1963-02)
composer: Sara Carter (of the Carter Family)
lyricist: John Wallace Crawford
publisher: Special Rider Music
later translated versions: Bara en hemlös
version of: Poor Miner's Farewell
Railroading on the Great Divide

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1963-03 Only a Hobo (Oscar Brand Show/World of Music, March '63) live Bob Dylan ?:??
1963-04-18 Only a Hobo (Home of Eve and Mac McKenzie, 4-18-63) live Bob Dylan ?:??
Only a Hobo Bob Dylan 3:37
Only a Hobo cover Rod Stewart 4:15
Only a Hobo live Bob Dylan 2:48
Only a Hobo Blind Boy Grunt 2:01
Only a Hobo cover Hazel Dickens 2:42
Only a Hobo cover Rod Stewart 4:17
Only a Hobo cover Rod Stewart 4:20
Only a Hobo cover Rod Stewart 4:19
Only a Hobo cover Rod Stewart 4:22
Only a Hobo cover Rod Stewart 4:19
Only a Hobo Bob Dylan 3:30
Only a Hobo cover Rod Stewart 4:16
Only a Hobo (1963-02-01: Broadside Office, New York City, NY, USA) Bob Dylan ?:??
Only a Hobo (1963-03-xx: "Oscar Brand Show") live Bob Dylan ?:??
Only a Hobo Bob Dylan 3:30
Only a Hobo Bob Dylan 2:31
Only a Hobo Bob Dylan ?:??
Only a Hobo Bob Dylan 2:47
Only a Hobo Bob Dylan 3:28
Only a Hobo Bob Dylan 2:25
Only a Hobo Bob Dylan 3:08
Only a Hobo Bob Dylan ?:??
Only A Hobo cover Rod Stewart 4:14
Only A Hobo cover Rod Stewart ?:??
Only A Hobo cover Rod Stewart 4:15
Only A Hobo Bob Dylan 2:23
Only A Hobo (Album Version) cover Rod Stewart 4:13
Only a Hobo (unreleased, Greatest Hits II) Bob Dylan 3:25
Only a Hobo / Talkin' Devil Blind Boy Grunt ?:??