Running Down the Road

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Running Down the Road
Arlo Guthrie Running.jpg
Studio album by Arlo Guthrie
Released 1969
Genre Folk, folk rock
Length 34:25
Label Rising Son/Koch
Producer Lenny Waronker, Van Dyke Parks
Arlo Guthrie chronology
Arlo
(1968)
Running Down the Road
(1969)
Washington County
(1970)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars [1]
Robert Christgau A[2]
Rolling Stone (favourable) [3]

Running Down the Road is a 1969 album by American folk singer Arlo Guthrie. Guthrie's version of the traditional folk tune "Stealin'" was featured in the film Two-Lane Blacktop. The cover shows the artist upon a Triumph TR6 Trophy motorcycle which is also pictured in the album's 'gate'.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Arlo Guthrie; except where noted

  1. "Oklahoma Hills" - 3:26 (Woody Guthrie, Jack Guthrie)
  2. "Every Hand in the Land" – 2:18
  3. "Creole Belle" - 3:43 (Mississippi John Hurt)
  4. "Wheel of Fortune" - 2:28
  5. "Oh, in the Morning" - 4:51
  6. "Coming into Los Angeles" - 3:04
  7. "Stealin'" - 2:46 (Gus Cannon)
  8. "My Front Pages" - 3:47
  9. "Living in the Country" - 3:16 (Pete Seeger)
  10. "Running Down the Road" - 4:29

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Running Down the Road at AllMusic
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "CG: Arlo Guthrie". Retrieved November 28, 2015. 
  3. ^ Burton, Chas (27 December 1969). "Records". Rolling Stone. San Francisco: Straight Arrow Publishers, Inc. (49): 58–60.