Phil Ochs - Discography



The Campers: Camp Favorites (Cameo, 1963)

Various Artists: Broadside Ballads Vol. 1 (Folkways, 1963)
All the News That's Fit to Sing (Elektra, 1964)
Various Artists: Newport Broadside (1964)
Various Artists: New Folks Vol. 2 (1964)

Various Artists: The Newport Folk Festival (1964)
The Broadside Singers: Broadside Ballads Vol. 3 (Folkways, 1964)

I Ain't Marching Anymore (Elektra, 1965)

Various Artists: Folksong '65 (1965)

In Concert (Elektra, 1966)

Various Artists: The Folk Box (1966)

Pleasures of the Harbor (A&M, 1967)

Various Artists: A&M Family Portrait (A&M, 1967)

Tape from California (A&M, 1968)

Rehearsals for Retirement (A&M, 1969)

Greatest Hits (A&M, 1970)
Various Artists: Broadside Ballads Vol. 6: Broadside Reunion (Folkways, 1972)

Various Artists: Get Off (National Association of Progressive Radio Announcers, 1973)

Various Artists: The Bitter End: The First Ten Years (Roxbury, 1974)

Sammy Walker: Song for Patty (Folkways, 1975)

Gunfight at Carnegie Hall (A&M Canada, 1975)

Chords of Fame (A&M, 1976)

Broadside Ballads Vol. 10: Phil Ochs Sings for Broadside (Folkways, 1976)

Broadside Ballads Vol. 11: Interviews with Phil Ochs (Folkways, 1976)

Broadside Ballads Vol. 14: The Broadside Tapes 1 (Folkways, 1980)

Various Artists: Lest We Forget Vol. 3: Sing for Freedom (Folkways, 1980)

A Toast to Those Who Are Gone (Rhino, 1986)

The War Is Over: The Best of Phil Ochs (A&M, 1988)

There But for Fortune (Elektra, 1989)

There and Now: Live in Vancouver 1968 (Rhino, 1990)

Various Artists: Troubadours of the Folk Era, Volume Two (1992)

Live at Newport (Vanguard, 1996)

Farewells & Fantasies (Rhino, 1997)

American Troubadour (A&M Britain, 1997)

The Early Years (Vanguard, 2000)

Various Artists: The Best of Broadside 1962-1988 (Folkways, 2000)
Various Artists: Philadelphia Folk Festival: 40th Anniversary (Sliced Bread, 2001)

20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Phil Ochs (Universal, 2002)

Cross My Heart: An Introduction to Phil Ochs (Polydor, 2004)

Amchitka: The 1970 Concert That Launched Greenpeace (Greenpeace, 2009)


"I Ain't Marching Anymore" / “That Was the President" (1966)

"Cross My Heart" / "Flower Lady" (1967)

"Outside a Small Circle of Friends" / "Miranda" (1967)

The War is Over" / “The Harder They Fall" (1968)

"Kansas City Bomber" / "Gas Station Women" (1973)

"Bwatue" / "Niko Mchumba Ngombe" (In Africa only) (1973)

"Power and the Glory" / "Here's to the State of Richard Nixon" (1974)



  • All for the Love (?)
  • All Shook Up (Blackwell/Presley)
  • Are You Lonesome Tonight (Turk/Handman)
  • Ballad of the Carpenter (MacColl)
  • Big River (Cash) 
  • The Black Fly Song (Hemsworth)
  • Black Girl (Traditional)
  • Blood in the Streets (?)
  • Catcher in the Rye (Guthrie) 
  • Commissar (Malloy)
  • Cruel Years (Cohen)
  • Danny Boy (Traditional)
  • Dona Dona Dona (Zeitlin/Secunda)
  • Done Laid Around (Clayton/Seeger/Hayes) 
  • Eight More Miles to Louisville (Jones)
  • Everyday (Petty/Hardin) 
  • Fare Thee Well (Traditional)
  • Fennario (Traditional)
  • Folsom Prison Blues (Cash)
  • A Fool Such As I (Trader) 
  • Fraulein (Helms)
  • Get My Baby Out of Jail (Harty)
  • Give My Love To Rose (Cash)
  • Guess Things Happen That Way (Clement)
  • Heartbreak Hotel (Durden/Presley/Axton)
  • I Ain't Got No Home (Guthrie)
  • I Should Have Known Better (Lennon/McCartney) 
  • I Want to Hold Your Hand (Lennon/McCartney) (parodied as "I Want to Hold Your Job")
  • I'll Be A Bachelor 'Til I Die (Williams)
  • I'm Gonna Love You Too (Maudlin/Sullivan/Petty)
  • I'm Ready (Robichaux)
  • Jimmy Brown the Newsboy (Flatt/Wiseman)
  • John Henry (Traditional)
  • John Sinclair (Lennon)
  • Last Night I Had the Strangest Dream (McCurdy) 
  • La Bamba (Clauson)
  • Lay Down Your Weary Tune (Dylan)
  • A Legend in my Time (Gibson)
  • Lily of the West (Traditional)
  • Masters Call (Robbins) 
  • Maybe Tomorrow (Everly/Everly)
  • Mona Lisa (Livingstone/Evans)
  • More Good Men Going Down (Cohen)
  • My Baby Left Me (Crudup)
  • Not Fade Away (Hardin/Petty)
  • Oh Boy (West/Tilghman/Petty)
  • Okie from Muscogee (Haggard/Burris) 
  • Pay Day (Hurt)
  • Pins and Needles (Acuff)
  • Positively 4th Street (Dylan)
  • Release Me (Miller/Williams/Yount)
  • Satisfied Mind (Hayes/Rhodes)
  • School Days (Berry)
  • Sea of Heartbreak (Gibson)
  • Shoals of Herring (MacColl)
  • Silkie (Traditional)
  • Sing Me Back Home (Haggard) 
  • Some Old Day (Traditional)
  • Stagolee (Traditional) 
  • Streets of Laredo (Traditional)
  • Tears You Shed Last Night (?)
  • Teen Angel (Surrey)
  • There You Go (Clement)
  • Think It Over (Holly/Petty/Allison) 
  • Told Your Mother (?)
  • Too Many Parties (Rose/Dixon/Henderson)
  • Two Brothers (Traditional)
  • Whispering Pines (Moody)
  • You Win Again (Williams)


  • And Here Comes David Blue
  • Che Guevara Just Cannot Be True
  • Cobbwebs
  • Coming Attractions
  • The Critic
  • Encores
  • The Great Post Office Robbery
  • Griffith
  • Happy New Year 1968
  • Letters to the Editor
  • The Nude Model Paints the Foppish Bohemian Artist
  • Oliver Bubbles and His Notes from a New America
  • Poor Zalman or the Failure of the Jew in American Society
  • The Sale of One City
  • Talking Chicago Jail Blues
  • The Torture Garden
  • The Underwater Schoolroom is Fond of Fire
  • Virtue
  • Who Was That Man in the Gold Lame Suit


Special Thanks to: William Curtis, Jim Glover