Body of Work **In Progress**

(Track list, links to full lyrics,production details,credits and album cover thumbnails also in progress. Comments and corrections welcomed. Special thanks to Johan for his ongoing assistance)

Albums and vinyl

Cover_Execute

Execute American Folklore
2016 Mother Jinx Records

1. Unease and Deviance
2. 3.29.48
3. Last laugh
4. Sexual Revolution
5. Mr. Muggles
6. Rhumba in the Park
7. Whiskey Ate My brain
8. Funkalicious
9. Modern Woman
10. Freddie
11. Brains-a-Flame
12. Count Your Blessings
13. Execute American Folklore
14. A World Without Me

3792e-w880

Neon Baptist
2015 Mother Jinx Records
(Photo of Indie GoGo special edition)

Volume One:

  1. Sunny Days
  2. Shiny Drool
  3. God Created Woman
  4. Spanish Fly
  5. Silent Night
  6. Tribal Lips
  7. Grey Walls
  8. Presbyterian Punk
  9. Haunt Intro
  10. Plastic Shoes
  11. Lester
  12. Black Rain
  13. Uncle Willy
  14. Empty Buildings
  15. Washita
  16. T-Shirts

Volume Two
1. Paralyzed
2. Impossible Dream
3. Grinning
4. Vietnam
5. True Love
6. Shirley
7. Presbyterian Wedding Bells
8. Old Plastic
9. Wages of Sin
10. Daddy
11. Female Jesus
12. Slow Tribal
13. Tired Words
14. Alien Tongue
15. Amazing Grace
16. Break Down

Johnny-Mark-7inchCovers1

1953 -Johnny Dowd/Time Goes By – Mark Lotterman (vinyl)
2015 Seven Shooter Music

 

 

 

Dowd cover 2014That’s My Wife on the Back of Your Horse
2015 Mother Jinx Records

  1. That’s Your Wife On The Back Of My Horse
  2. White Dolomite
  3. Cadillac Hearse
  4. The Devil Don’t Bother Me
  5. Empty Purse
  6. Why
  7. Sunglasses
  8. Nasty Mouth
  9. Words Are Birds
  10. My Old Flame
  11. Dear John Letter
  12. Female Jesus
  13. Poor, But Proud
  14. Teardrops

CoversLyrics/MorgantownJohnny Dowd ‎– Live in Morgantown
Released:2014, recorded 2002 Mother Jinx Records 

  1. Pawnbroker’s Wife
  2. Separate Beds
  3. Big Wave
  4. Billy Blu
  5. Jingle Bells Written-By – James Lord Pierpont
  6. We Three (My Echo, My Shadow, And Me) Written-By – D. Robertson*, N. Cogane*, S. Mysels*
  7. Lost Avenue
  8. Vietnam (instrumental)
  9. I Love You
  10. On Shaky Ground We Stand
  11. First There Was A Funeral
  12. Vengeance Is Mine
  13. Mystery Woman
  14. Murder

CoversLyrics/DoTheGargonDo the Gargon
Summer 2013 Mother Jinx Records

  1. Gargon Gets all Biblical
  2. Shaquille
  3. Nancy Sinatra
  4. Cargon Knocks
  5. Pretty Boy
  6. Metal Turkey
  7. Girl in a Suitcase
  8. Gargon’s Disco Balls
  9. Pussywhipped
  10. Just to Touch Her Cheek
  11. Butterflies and Unicorns
  12. Do the Gargon

CoversLyrics/NoRegretsNo Regrets
Spring 2012 Mother Jinx Records

  1. Betty
  2. Rita
  3. Susan
  4. Juanita/Rita
  5. Linda
  6. Abigail
  7. Billie
  8. Sherry
  9. Ella
  10. Candy
  11. Miranda
  12. Emily/Meryl
  13. Nancy

Covers_Lower ManahttanLower Manhattan/Bozo (vinyl)
2012 Angry Mom Records

 

 

Cover_More or LessMore or Less
2010 Zylaxi Records
(poems, limited release of 44)

  1. Halloween
  2. Pearls
  3. On The Road To Columbia
  4. Metal Fingers
  5. Black Nanny’s Revenge
  6. Black Nanny’s Prayer
  7. Black Nanny Speaks
  8. Buzzards Or Lizards
  9. The Empty Belly Of God
  10. Empty Purse
  11. A Festival Of Silence
  12. Wrong Side Of The Tracks
  13. Video    Johnny Dowd: The Six Strung Witness

CoversLyrics/WakeupthesnakesWake Up The Snakes
2010 Munich Records

  1. Yolanda
  2. Lies
  3. Howling Wolf Blues
  4. Babylon, PA
  5. Hello Happiness
  6. Swamp Woman
  7. Me and Mary Lou
  8. Time
  9. Words Of Love
  10. Demons and Goats
  11. Fat Joey Brown
  12. Voices
  13. Organ Grinder

Cover_Ratten SpeigelCovers_Ratten Speigel2Ratten Spiegel
CD-R of live show at Ratten Spiegel, Freiburg, Germany, 2002
2009 self-released

  1. Heavenly Feast
  2. Worried Mind
  3. Vengeance is Mine
  4. Cradle to the Grave
  5. I Love You
  6. Judgment Day
  7. Billy Blu
  8. Jingle Bells
  9. Jack Spratt / Butcher’s Son / Welcome Jesus

Covers_Live at SchubasJohnny Dowd Live at Schuba’s 2000
Recorded March 22, 2000 at Schuba’s, Chicago, IL
Released December 19, 2008 online as a free download

  1. Pictures From Life’s Other Side
  2. Worried Mind
  3. Hell Or High Water
  4. Sky Above, Mud Below
  5. Angel Eyes
  6. Stumble And Fall
  7. Ft. Worth, Texas
  8. Hideaway
  9. Mystery Woman
  10. No Woman’s Flesh But Hers

adrunkardsmasterpieceA Drunkard’s Masterpiece
2008 Munich Records
2008 Bongo Beat Records

  1. Everybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to die
  2. Danger/Blind Painter Paints Black
  3. Random Thoughts
  4. Off Broadway
  5. Unintended Consequences
  6. Infidelity/Gargon vs. the Unicorn
  7. Putting lipstick on a pig
  8. C’est La Vie
  9. Johnny’s Got the Mic
  10. Easy Money
  11. Union of Idiots
  12. Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s ass
  13. Caboose
  14. Adultress
  15. Things A Woman Needs
  16. Maybe Brazil
  17. Coda

Cover_HellwoodHellwood: Chainsaw of Life (With Jim White and Willie B)
2006 Munich Records

  1. Thank You, Lord
  2. Fireworks Factory
  3. A Man Loves His Wife
  4. Alien Tongue
  5. God’s Back Pocket
  6. Chicken Shack
  7. Spider in the Bed
  8. Thomas Dorsey
  9. The Good Die Young
  10. Man in a Plaid Suit
  11. Ten Commandments
  12. Dream On

cruelwordsCruel Words
2006 Munich Records
2006 Bongo Beat Records

  1. House Of Pain
  2. Miracles Never Happen
  3. Praise God
  4. Unwed Mother
  5. Cradle of Lies
  6. Ding Dong (full length mp3)
  7. Final Encore
  8. Wilder Than the Wind ’66
  9. Drunk
  10. Poverty House
  11. Corner Laundromat
  12. Anxiety
  13. World of Him
  14. Johnny B. Goode

Cover_Night and DayJohnny Dowd: Live at the Night & Day Cafe, Manchester, UK
2005 self-released

  1. Praise God
  2. A Picture From Life’s Other Side
  3. Papa, Oh, Papa
  4. Fort Worth, Texas
  5. From the Cradle to the Grave
  6. Wild Is the Wind
  7. God Created Woman
    Bonus Track: I Crawled Up the Rat’s Ass

cemetaryshoesCemetery Shoes
2004 Munich Records
2004 Bongo Beat Records

  1. Brother Jim
  2. Garden of Delight
  3. Whisper in a Nag’s Ear
  4. Rest in Peace
  5. Wedding Dress
  6. Shipwreck
  7. Dear John Letter
  8. Easter Sunday
  9. Christmas is Just Another Day
  10. Dylan’s Coat
  11. Rip Off

Cover_Hi GirlsHi Girls featuring Johnny Dowd – Nobody’s Whore
2004 self-released

1. Black Nanny’s Revenge
2 . The King Is Dead
3. Poem  (lyrics by Cesar Vallejo)
4 . Dang (Instr.)
5. Too Much Kansas For Words
6. Somebody Else’s Pants (lyrics by Rudy Ray Moore)
7 . Black Nanny’s Prayer
8. Dang Dong (Instr.)
9 . Dylan’s Coat
10. Girls, Girls, Girls
11. Xmas Is Just Another Day
12.Dang Dong Ding (Instr)
13. Black Nanny’s Revenge
14.Thank You

Cover_Wire FlowersWire Flowers: More Songs from the Wrong Side of Memphis
2003 Munich Records

  1. Wire Flowers
  2. The Pawnbroker’s Wife
  3. Monkey Run
  4. I See Horses
  5. Black Rain
  6. Judgement Day
  7. Ain’t Got a Dime
  8. Rockefeller Eyes
  9. Just Because
  10. Rolling and Tumbling Trilogy
  11. Woody Guthrie Blues
  12. The Butcher’s Son
  13. A Change of Heart

CoversLyrics/ThepawnbrokerswifeThe Pawnbroker’s Wife
2002 Munich Records
2002 Catamount
2002 Glitterhouse

  1. I Love You
  2. Rose Tattoo
  3. Monkey Run
  4. On Shakey Ground We Stand
  5. Billy Blu
  6. Virginia Beach
  7. Judgement Day
  8. Jingle Bells
  9. Separate Beds
  10. Sweeter Than Honey
  11. King of Emptiness
  12. Woody Guthrie Blues
  13. True Love
  14. Sleeping in the Grass

Cover_LiveJohnny Dowd Live
2001 self-released

  1. Golden Rule
  2. Worried Mind
  3. Vengeance Is Mine
  4. One Way
  5. Thanksgiving Day
  6. Hell or High Water
  7. Mystery Woman
  8. Butcher’s Son
  9. Lost Avenue
  10. Stupid Song

JohnnyDowd_subpopMother Love/Daddy’s Girl (vinyl)
Sub Pop, 2001

 

 

TemporaryCoversLyrics/Temporaryshelter Shelter
2001 Koch Records

Track sequence of US release:

  1. Vengeance is Mine
  2. Big Wave
  3. Cradle to the Grave
  4. Golden Rule
  5. Hell or High Water
  6. Hideaway
  7. Angel Eyes
  8. Sky Above, Mud Below
  9. Stumble and Fall
  10. Lost Avenue (U.S. release only)
  11. Death Comes Knocking

TempShelterEUTemporary Shelter
2000 Munich Records
2000 Glitterhouse Records

  1. Stumble And Fall
  2. Vengeance Is Mine
  3. Cradle To The Grave
  4. Big Wave
  5. Hell Or High Water
  6. Angel Eyes
  7. Golden Rule
  8. Hideaway
  9. Sky Above, Mud Below
  10. Planet Happiness
  11. Death Comes Knocking

HellHighWaterHell or High Water/Divorce American Style
2000 Nicole Records (div. of Munich Records),Vinyl

 

 

 

Covers_Down in the ValleyDown In The Valley
2000 self-released

  1. Betrayal
  2. Public Saxaphone
  3. The Similarity of Opposites
  4. Winds of Insignificance
  5. Colt .45
  6. Regrets, I Have A Few
  7. Tractor
  8. Ho Chi Minh
  9. The Mighty Darkness of Love

Covers_Pictures from LifesPictures from Life’s Other Side
1999 Munich Records
1999 Koch Records
1999 Glitterhouse Records

  1. A Picture from Life’s Other Side
  2. Worried Mind
  3. Ballad of Lonnie Wolf
  4. Hope You Don’t Mind
  5. God Created Woman
  6. Blood Evidence
  7. The Girl Who Made Me Sick
  8. Greasy Hands
  9. Vietnam
  10. Just Because
  11. No Woman’s Flesh But Hers
  12. Bad Memories
  13. Mystery Woman
  14. Butcher’s Son
  15. Wish I’d Been Honest
  16. (hidden track)

Johnny Dowd’s Worried Mind
Koch Records ‎1999

  1. Worried Mind
  2. Hell Or High Water
  3. Another Stupid Song
  4. A Picture From Life’s Other Side (words By Hank Williams)
  5. A Picture From Life’s Other Side (Demo Version) (words by Hank Williams)

Cover,Lyrics_LiveattheHauntJohnny Dowd Band, The ‎– Live At The Haunt  (cassette)(Seven-Shooter Music,1998)

  1. Just Like A Dog
  2. The Nag’s Ear
  3. Papa, Oh Papa
  4. Ballad Of Frank And Jesse James
  5. John Deere Yeller
  6. Beans And Rice
  7. Heavenly Feast
  8. One Way
  9. I Don’t Exist
  10. Instrumental
  11. Half A Man

CoversLyrics/WrongsideofmemphisWrong Side of Memphis
self released
1998 Checkered Past Records
1998 Koch
1998 Munich Records

  1. Papa, Oh, Papa
  2. Ft. Worth, Texas
  3. One Way
  4. Just Like A Dog
  5. Average Guy
  6. Ballad Of Frank And Jesse James
  7. Idle Conversation
  8. Wages Of Sin
  9. John Deere Yeller
  10. Thanksgiving Day
  11. Heavenly Feast
  12. First There Was
  13. I Don’t Exist
  14. Welcome Jesus

WrongSideCasWrong Side of Memphis
1995 self released cassette

A:

  1. Visit With Son House
  2. Murder
  3. Papa,Oh Papa
  4. Ft. Worth Texas
  5. Welcome Jesus
  6. One Way
  7. Just Like A Dog
  8. Boney Fingers

B:

  1. Wages of Sin
  2. John Deere
  3. Heavenly Feast
  4. Thanksgiving Day
  5. First There Was a Funeral
  6. Ballad of Jesse James

PovertyHouse_1 PovertyHouse_2

Poverty House-Neon Baptist
1994 cassette album

****tracks pending***

Covers,Lyrics/NeonBaptist/Crowbait,LiveLive 2/Crowbait NeonBaptist_Live_2_jcard-Neon Baptist
1992  cassette live album

***tracks pending***

Live- Neon Baptist
1990 cassette live album

***tracks pending***

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