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John Wesley Harding - Bob Dylan Chords

  • Album:
    John Wesley Harding
  • Genre:
    Folk, Singer Songwriter, Classic Rock, Folk Rock, Rock
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John Wesley Hardin (1853–1895) was American gun-fighter. His name was rendered as "John Wesley Harding" on the Dylan song and album.

Dylan discussed 'John Wesley Harding' when he spoke with Rolling Stone Magazine in 1969:
"I was gonna write a ballad on ... like maybe one of those old cowboy ... you know, a real long ballad. But in the middle of the second verse, I got tired. I had a tune, and I didn't want to waste the tune, it was a nice little melody, so I just wrote a quick third verse, and I recorded that . Read more on

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