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All Along the Watchtower
Jimi Hendrix Lyrics


There must be some kind of way outta here
Said the joker to the thief
There's too much confusion
I can't get no relief

Business men, they drink my wine
Plowmen dig my earth
None will level on the line
Nobody offered his word
Hey, hey

No reason to get excited
The thief, he kindly spoke
There are many here among us
Who feel that life is but a joke
But, uh, but you and I, we've been through that
And this is not our fate
So let us stop talkin' falsely now
The hour's getting late, hey

Hey

All along the watchtower
Princes kept the view
While all the women came and went
Barefoot servants, too
Well, uh, outside in the cold distance
A wildcat did growl
Two riders were approaching
And the wind began to howl, hey

All along the watchtower

All along the watchtower

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
Written by: Bob Dylan

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EricBlackmonGuitar

My favorite guitarist of all time.

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Loplop The Bird

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R H

Clapton is god the father metaphorically speaking Jimi is god the son in my guitar religion opinion 🤣

Dylan Lorigan

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Eddie B

Dylan has described his reaction to hearing Hendrix's version: "It overwhelmed me, really. He had such talent, he could find things inside a song and vigorously develop them. He found things that other people wouldn't think of finding in there. He probably improved upon it by the spaces he was using. I took license with the song from his version, actually, and continue to do it to this day." In the booklet accompanying his Biograph album, Dylan said: "I liked Jimi Hendrix's record of this and ever since he died I've been doing it that way ... Strange how when I sing it, I always feel it's a tribute to him in some kind of way."

Alice Long

Dylan was always full of baloney.

jeannelacubana10

@rapture ocotber 16, 2021 It is not.

Diplomático

@Vident No, Dylan the Doberman.

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