Hill Farmer's Blues Song Lyrics

Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler The Ragpicker's Dream cover art
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I'm going into Tow Law
For what I need
Chain for the ripsaw
Killer for the weed
The dog's at the back door
Leave him be
Don't feed him Jack
And don't wait up for me

Going into Tow Law
To fuel my fire
Shells for the twelve
And razor wire
The dog's at the back door
Leave him be

Track Listing

  • 1 Why Aye Man
  • 2 Devil Baby
  • 3 Hill Farmer's Blues
  • 4 A Place Where We Used to Live
  • 5 Quality Shoe
  • 6 Fare Thee Well Northumberland
  • 7 Marbletown
  • 8 You Don't Know You're Born
  • 9 Coyote
  • 10 The Ragpicker's Dream
  • 11 Daddys Gone to Knoxville
  • 12 Old Pigweed
  • 13 Why Aye Man (live)
  • 14 Sailing to Philadelphia (live)
  • 15 Brothers in Arms (live)


  • credits


    publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Mark Knopfler
    album: Track 3 in album The Ragpicker's Dream
    release date: 2002-9-30
    popularity : 78 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock
    styles: Soft Rock/Classic Rock
    length: 3:47
    composer: Mark Knopfler
    lyricist: Mark Knopfler

    Album Information

    country(area): United States
    script: Latin