Label: Vanguard - ORL 8078 • Series: Orizzonte • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue • Country: Italy • Genre: Folk, World, & Country • Style: Folk
Joan Baez also recorded "There but for Fortune" inand her version of the song became a chart hit. The first verse is about a prisoner. The final verse describes Uptown - The Marvelettes - In Full Bloom country that has been bombed. One of Ochs' biographers wrote that, "of all the songs that Phil would ever write, none would show his humanity as brilliantly as the four brief verses of 'There but for Fortune'".
The song's title was used as the name of the compilation album There but for Fortunewhich featured material taken from three albums Ochs recorded for Elektra Records between and Ochs recorded "There but for Fortune" twice. In he recorded it for the Vanguard compilation New Folks Volume 2. They were released as Phil Ochs in Concert. One of the songs on In Concert was "There but for Fortune".
It was released in the U. In July, it was released as a single in the U. The single became a Top Ten hit in the U. At the rally, Ochs and Baez sang a duet of "There but for Fortune". From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. New York: Hyperion. Songs of Phil Ochs. New York: Appleseed Music. New York: Franklin Watts. Retrieved August 27, The New York Times : C6. Phil Ochs: A Bio-Bibliography.
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