Search your favorite song for free


1. The Last Thing On My Mind by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
The Last Thing On My Mind

It's a lesson too late for the learning, Made of sand, made of sand. In the wink of an eye my soul is turning In your hand, in your hand. Are you going away with no word of farewell, Will there be not a trace left behind? I could have loved you bette...



2. I'm The Man That Built The Bridges by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
I'm The Man That Built The Bridges

I'm the man that built the bridges I'm the man that laid the track I'm the man that built this country With my shoulders and my back I'm the man that built the power dams Oiled all the cars And I laid down the cornerstone For this great land of ours ...



3. I'm Bound For The Mountains And The Sea by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
I'm Bound For The Mountains And The Sea

If you can't come along, Love, then you must stay behind You're bound to say farewell to me I must bid you goodbye, though I hate to see you cry But I'm bound for the mountains and the sea Fare thee well, for I'm bound for the mountains and the sea I...



4. The Fatal Glass by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
The Fatal Glass

Now there once was a young man, and he came to the big city Seeking a lucrative position commensurate with his talents And he walked the streets all day and he couldn't find a job Till at last he secured employment working in a stone quarry with all ...



5. Every Time by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
Every Time

Every time I hear a sweet bird singin', I think of you and I my dear, I think of you and I. When I hear the evenin' bells a-ringin', I hang my head and cry my dear, I hang my head and cry. And they will ring, and they will ri - i - ing When we are go...



6. Willie Seton by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
Willie Seton

Willie Seton was a lad His age was just sixteen Golden curls run down his neck The fairest ever seen His true love was the prettiest thing In the countryside And after Willie courted her She swore to be his bride He had no gold to give her dad No gol...



7. My Dog's Bigger Than Your Dog by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
My Dog's Bigger Than Your Dog

My dog's bigger than your dog My dog's bigger than yours My dog's bigger and he chases mailmen My dog's bigger than yours My dad's tougher than your dad My dad's tougher than yours My dad's tougher and he can yell louder My dad's tougher than yours I...



8. Columbus, Georgia by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
Columbus, Georgia

Way down in Columbus, Georgia I wanna go back to Tennessee Way down in Columbus Stockade Folks all turned their backs on me Well, you can go and leave me if you want to Never let it cross your mind In your heart, you always love another You can leave...



9. Mary Ann by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
Mary Ann

Fare thee well, my own true love Fare thee well, my dear For the ship is a-waiting and the wind blows high And I am bound away to the sea, Mary Ann And I am bound away to the sea, Mary Ann Ten thousand miles away from home Ten thousand miles or more ...



10. The Marvelous Toy by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
The Marvelous Toy

When I was just a wee little lad full of health and joy, My father homeward came one night and gave to me a toy. A wonder to behold, it was, with many colors bright, And the moment I laid eyes on it it became my heart's delight. [Chorus:] It went "zi...



11. When Morning Breaks by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
When Morning Breaks

When morning breaks, I'll be gone When morning breaks, I'll be gone And where I go, I do not know When morning breaks, I'll be gone The Captain read off my name The Captain read off my name The regiment is marching to war The Captain read off my name...



12. Goin' To The Zoo by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
Goin' To The Zoo

Daddy's taking us to the zoo tomorrow, Zoo tomorrow, zoo tomorrow; Daddy's taking us to the zoo tomorrow, We can stay all day. We're going to the zoo, zoo, zoo; How about you, you, you? You can come too, too, too. We're going to the zoo, zoo, zoo. Se...



13. Deep Fork River Blues by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
Deep Fork River Blues

Oh, the Deep Fork is a muddy river Near my home, near my home The Deep Fork is a muddy river Near my home, near my home And the Deep Fork is in Oklahoma Near my home, near my home The Deep Fork is in Oklahoma Near my home, near my home I can hear hou...



14. A Job Of Work by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
A Job Of Work

I hate unemployment and I’ll tell you why I wanna keep working ‘til the day I die I like to work, I do it well and when I can’t feed my family Lord I feel like hell Lord, give me a job of work to do Lord, give me a job of work to do That’s all I want...



15. A Rumblin' In The Land by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
A Rumblin' In The Land

I can hear the rumblin’ river as it rushes underground I can hear the breakers crashing; I can hear the breakers pound I can stand beneath the waterfall and shout with all my might I can hear a thousand voices making ready for a fight I can ride thro...



16. Daily News by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
Daily News

Civil rights leaders are a pain in the neck Can't hold a candle to Chang Kai Shek How do I know? I read it in the Daily News Ban the bombers are afraid of a fight Peace hurts business and that ain't right How do I know? I read it in the Daily News Da...



17. What Did You Learn In School Today? by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
What Did You Learn In School Today?

What did you learn in school today, Dear little boy of mine? What did you learn in school today, Dear little boy of mine? I learned that Washington never told a lie, I learned that soldiers seldom die, I learned that everybody's free, And that's what...



18. Harper by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
Harper

Father, Father build me a cabin fine. There I'll go at once and lay me down. Build for me a bed of pine, For I feel my time is a coming 'round. Love of mine, love of mine. Love of mine, love of mine. No daughter of mine will suffer shame. I'll build ...



19. Fare Thee Well, Cisco by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
Fare Thee Well, Cisco

While walkin’ through the railroad yard On a cold and a rainy night I saw a string of old boxcars As it pulled out of sight I heard the whistle blowin’ Just as sad as anything And it made me think of Cisco And the songs he used to sing Fare thee well...



20. I Can't Help But Wonder Where I'm Bound by tom paxton

  • Published: Unknown
I Can't Help But Wonder Where I'm Bound

It's a long and a dusty road, a hot and a heavy load The folks I meet ain't always kind Some are bad, some are good, some have done the best they could Some have tried to ease my troublin' mind And I can't help but wonder where I'm bound, where I'm b...