Deportee (Plane Wreck at Los Gatos) Song Lyrics

Nanci Griffith

Nanci Griffith Other Voices, Too (A Trip Back to Bountiful) cover art
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(Woody Guthrie - Martin Hoffman)

The crops are all in
And the peaches are rotting
The oranges are stacked
In their Creosote dumps
They're flying them back
To that Mexico border
To pay all their wages
To wade back again

Chorus
Goodbye to you Juan, goodbye Rosalita
Adios mis amigos, Jesus and Maria
You won't have a name

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Wall of Death
  • 2 Who Knows Where the Time Goes?
  • 3 You Were on My Mind
  • 4 Walk Right Back
  • 5 Canadian Whiskey
  • 6 Desperadoes Waiting for a Train
  • 7 Wings of a Dove
  • 8 Dress of Laces
  • 9 Summer Wages
  • 10 He Was a Friend of Mine
  • 11 Hard Times Come Again No More
  • 12 Wasn't That a Mighty Storm?
  • 13 Deportee (Plane Wreck at Los Gatos)
  • 14 Yarrington Town
  • 15 I Still Miss Someone
  • 16 Try the Love
  • 17 The Streets of Baltimore
  • 18 Darcy Farrow
  • 19 If I Had a Hammer (The Hammer Song)


  • credits


    publisher: ©T.R.O. INC.
    writers: Martin Hoffman, Woody Guthrie
    album: Track 13 in album Other Voices, Too (A Trip Back to Bountiful)
    release date: 1998-7-21
    popularity : 44 users have visited this page.
    length: 5:22
    drums: Pat McInerney
    vocal: Steve Earle, Odetta, John Stewart and Lucinda Williams
    acoustic guitar: Doug Lancio, Lucinda Williams and Frank Christian
    mandolin: Lee Satterfield
    synthesizer: James Hooker
    button accordion: Fats Kaplin
    double bass: Ron de la Vega
    background vocals: Nanci Griffith, Susan Cowsill and Lee Satterfield
    lead vocals: Tish Hinojosa
    composer: Martin Hoffman
    lyricist: Woody Guthrie

    Album Information

    country(area): United States
    format: CD
    barcode: 075596223522
    script: Latin