|From: Dust Bowl Ballads; Year: 1940; Genre: Folk|
This track, also known as The Ballad of Tom Joad, is, of course, Wood Guthrie's folk song written about one of the main characters in the book: Tom Joad. It's pretty good synopsis of the character's journey in the book with some very heavy lyrics.
Hear Tom Joad (Parts 1+2) on YouTube.
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