Phil Ochs



Phil Ochs

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


Gold - Summer Of Love

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Be the first to leave a thought   
All the News That's Fit to Sing

Celia

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Rebel Music

Draft Dodger Rag

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Folk Musicians

The Highwayman

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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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Genres
Jazz

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