Phil Ochs



Phil Ochs
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Rating
Active
1962 to 1976
Born
December 19, 1940 in Texas
Died
April 9, 1976
Location
El Paso, TX, United States
Biography
Philip David "Phil" Ochs (/ˈoʊks/; December 19, 1940 – April 9, 1976) was an American protest singer (or, as he preferred, a topical singer) and songwriter who was known for his sharp wit, sardonic humor, earnest humanism, political activism, insightful and alliterative lyrics, and distinctive voice. He wrote hundreds of songs in the 1960s and 1970s and released eight albums.
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Top Songs by Phil Ochs


Bob Dylan's Greenwich Village

I Ain't Marching Anymore

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Be the first to leave a thought   
Classic Folk Music from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Changes

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All the News That's Fit to Sing

Celia

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Rebel Music

Draft Dodger Rag

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I Ain't Marching Anymore

Here's to the State of Mississippi

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I Ain't Marching Anymore

In the Heat of the Summer

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Pleasures of the Harbor

Outside of a Small Circle of Friends

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I Ain't Marching Anymore

That's What I Want to Hear

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I Ain't Marching Anymore

That Was the President

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Highwayman

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


The War Is Over: The Best of Phil Ochs

The War Is Over: The Best of Phil Ochs

James Taylor March 12, 2013

16 Tracks

There but for Fortune

There but for Fortune

James Taylor September 15, 2009

18 Tracks

Greatest Hits

Greatest Hits

James Taylor September 18, 2007

10 Tracks

Rehearsals For Retirement

Rehearsals For Retirement

James Taylor May 22, 2007

10 Tracks

Gunfight at Carnegie Hall

Gunfight at Carnegie Hall

James Taylor May 22, 2007

9 Tracks

Tape from California

Tape from California

James Taylor May 22, 2007

8 Tracks

A Toast to Those Who Are Gone

A Toast to Those Who Are Gone

James Taylor April 24, 2007

19 Tracks

I Ain't Marching Anymore

I Ain't Marching Anymore

Phil Ochs February 21, 2006

14 Tracks

All the News That's Fit to Sing

All the News That's Fit to Sing

James Taylor January 10, 2006

14 Tracks

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Genres
Jazz

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