The Complete Phil Ochs: Chords of Fame

The Complete Phil Ochs: Chords of Fame

Phil Ochs Marc Eliot Tom Nolan / Jun 04, 2020
The Complete Phil Ochs Chords of Fame Melodies with guitar chords diagrams The last days of Phil Ochs by Tom Nolan pp Bach Beethoven Mozart me Basket in the pool The bells Bound for gloryBoy in Ohio Bracero Cannons of Christian
  • Title: The Complete Phil Ochs: Chords of Fame
  • Author: Phil Ochs Marc Eliot Tom Nolan
  • ISBN: 9780897050104
  • Page: 109
  • Format: Paperback
  • Melodies, with guitar chords diagrams The last days of Phil Ochs, by Tom Nolan, pp 14 28.Bach, Beethoven, Mozart me Basket in the pool The bells Bound for gloryBoy in Ohio Bracero Cannons of Christianity Celia ChangesChords of fame Cops of the worldCross my heart Crucifixion Doesn t Lenny live here any The doll houseDraft dodger rag The floods of FlorenMelodies, with guitar chords diagrams The last days of Phil Ochs, by Tom Nolan, pp 14 28.Bach, Beethoven, Mozart me Basket in the pool The bells Bound for gloryBoy in Ohio Bracero Cannons of Christianity Celia ChangesChords of fame Cops of the worldCross my heart Crucifixion Doesn t Lenny live here any The doll houseDraft dodger rag The floods of FlorenceFlower lady Gas station womenHalf a century highThe harder they fallHere s to the state of Richard NixonThe highwayman Hills of West VirginiaI ain t marching anyI kill therefore I am I m gonna say it now In the heat of the summer Is there anybody here I ve had her Jim Dean of IndianaJoe Hill Links on the chainLou Marsh Love me, I m a liberalMiranda My kingdom for a car My life No songsOne parade One way ticket homeOutside of a small circle of friendsThe party Pleasures of the harborPower the glory Pretty smart on my partRehearsals for retirementRhythms of revolution Santo Domingo The scorpion departs but never returnsTape from California That was the presidentThere but for fortune The thresher Too many martyrsThe war is over What s that I hear When I m gone When in Rome White boots marchin in a yellow land
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      • Phil Ochs Marc Eliot Tom Nolan

        Philip David Ochs grew up in a non political middle class family While in college at Ohio State University, he met Jim Glover who became his roommate whose father was Phil s political teacher It was during this time, while he was majoring in journalism, that he formed his political beliefs started putting them to music After 3 years of college, Phil dropped out went to New York City This was during the early 60s when things were booming in Greenwich Village Phil started out singing at open mikes passing the hat By 64 he was well enough established to release his 1st album, All the News That s Fit to Sing His 2nd album, I Ain t Marching Any , was released in 65 By 66 he was able to sell out Carnegie Hall for a solo concert Most of Phil s songs were very political, some humorous some very serious He wrote about the topics of the day civil rights, VietNam, hungry miners, personalities such as Billy Sol Estes, JFK, Medgar Evers, Wm Worthy Lou Marsh In 67 he signed with AM Records where his 1st release was Pleasures of the Harbor in which he used heavily orchestrated arrangements for the 1st time Some fans criticized this change, while others accepted it Phil continued to perform travel around the world While in Dar Es Salaam, he was mugged lost the top 3 notes of his vocal range This event seemed to send him on a downward spiral His last years were troubled ones He suffered from manic depression plus an affinity for the bottle He committed suicide on 4 9 76, aged 35 Many of Phil s songs have been covered by other artists Some of his best known songs are Changes , There But For Fortune , I Ain t Marching Any , Draft Dodger , Small Circle of Friends , Crucifixion When I m Gone There ve been 2 biographies about him Death of a Rebel by Marc Elliot in 77 There but for Fortune The Life of Phil Ochs by Michael Schumacher in 96 Rhino Records released a 3 CD compilation titled Farewells Fantasies in 97 which includes all his best known works plus some previously unreleased tracks Sliced Bread Records released a double CD of covers of Phil s songs performed by 28 artists in 98 entitled The Songs of Phil Ochs.


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    1. I was exposed to folk music and the urban folk scene from earliest childhood, Father being a devoted listener to WFMT s Midnight Special program since its inauguration during the year of my birth Saturday night, when it was broadcast, was the one night a week when I was allowed, encouraged even, to stay up late It was on the Special that I heard the first rock band I actually liked, the Fugs, and where I first heard Phil Ochs, either singing himself or being covered by another artist.By high sch [...]


    2. I hate to admit it, but I was kinda disappointed by the arrangements in this book Most of Phil s songs are harmonically pretty basic, and his melodies tend to be very simple the magic of his recordings largely comes from the arrangements and the performance All the songs here, save two, are presented in an absolutely barebones format with merely lyrics, the melody, and the guitar tab Pleasures of the Harbor has a simple piano accompaniment, and one other song does as well Changes , I think , but [...]


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