Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
2.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:02 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Track Record 613 008/9
2.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:02 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Reprise Records 2RS 6307
1.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:03 All Along the Watchtower The Jimi Hendrix Experience Track Record 604025
2.6 All Along the Watchtower 3:58 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 2335 203, 2335 204, 2612 037
1.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Smash Hits Jimi Hendrix Experience Reprise Records 2025, MS 2025
1.3 All Along the Watchtower 4:10 Voodoo Chile The Jimi Hendrix Experience Track Record 2095-001
1.3 All Along the Watchtower ?:?? Electric Ladyland, Part 1 The Jimi Hendrix Experience Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation)
1.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Smash Hits The Jimi Hendrix Experience Reprise Records MSK 2276
2.4 All Along the Watchtower 3:57 The Essential Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix Reprise Records 2RS 2245
2.4 All Along the Watchtower 3:57 The Essential Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix Polydor (Japanese domestic releases only!) MPZ 8109/10
2.4 All Along the Watchtower 3:57 The Essential Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix Reprise Records 2RS 2245
1.9 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 The Singles Album Jimi Hendrix Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 2 LP 26 25 047 56
1.9 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 The Singles Album Jimi Hendrix Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 2625 047
1.7 All Along the Watchtower 4:03 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 823 359-2
1.9 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 The Singles Album Jimi Hendrix Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 827 369-2
1.7 All Along the Watchtower 4:03 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) P58P-25001/2
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Reprise Records 6307-2
2.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:02 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Reprise Records CD 6307
1.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 1969 Various Artists Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 837 362-2
1.2 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Back on the Road Various Artists Stylus Music SMD 854
1.2 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Back on the Road Various Artists Stylus Music SMC 854
1.2 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Back on the Road Various Artists Stylus Music SMR 485
1.14 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Hifi Visionen: Oldie-CD 10 Various Artists Hifi Vision 819 976-2
1.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:02 Smash Hits The Jimi Hendrix Experience Reprise Records 2276-2
1.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:02 Smash Hits The Jimi Hendrix Experience Reprise Records CD 2276
1.6 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 Tour of Duty Various Artists CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) 460899 1
2.2 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 The Essential Jimi Hendrix, Volumes One and Two Jimi Hendrix Reprise Records 9 26035-2
1.7 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 All the Hits Jimi Hendrix Duchesse Compact Disc CD 352064
1.7 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 All The Hits Jimi Hendrix Duchesse 152064
1.18 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 American Dreams II Various Artists
1.1 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 Classic Rock: Shakin' All Over 1968 Various Artists Time-Life Music, Warner Special Products 2CLR-19, OPCD-2581
1.7 All Along the Watchtower 4:03 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Polydor (Japanese domestic releases only!) P36P 22004/5
2.2 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 The Essential Jimi Hendrix, Volumes One & Two Jimi Hendrix Reprise Records W2 26035 W22 26035
1.9 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 The Singles Album Jimi Hendrix Polydor (Japanese domestic releases only!) P58P 20112~3
1.11 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 The Songs of Bob Dylan Various Artists Start Records SCD 20
1.10 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 Flashback Various Artists
2.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:02 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Reprise Records, Columbia House (direct-mailing distributor of club editions of releases) 2-6307, W2 6307
1.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 All Along the Watchtower The Jimi Hendrix Experience Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 879 583 2
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience PolyGram International Music B.V. (not for release label use!) 847 233-2
2.4 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 The Rock Collection: Rock Stars Various Artists Time-Life Music TL 527/01
1.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 The Ultimate Experience Jimi Hendrix Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 517 235-2
1.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 The Ultimate Experience Jimi Hendrix PolyGram New Zealand 517 235-2
1.10 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 The Rolling Stone Collection: 25 Years of Essential Rock Various Artists Time-Life Music A-23707/R102-34, A-23708/R102-34, A-23709/R102-34, A-23710/R102-34, OPCD-2692/R102-34, OPCD-2693/R102-34, OPCD-2694/R102-34, R102-34
1.10 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 The Rolling Stone Collection: 25 Years of Essential Rock Various Artists Time-Life Music OPCS-2692, OPCS-2693, OPCS-2694, PT-23707, PT-23708, PT-23709, PT-23710, R102-33
1.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 The Ultimate Experience Jimi Hendrix MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCAD-10829
1.18 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 A Bronx Tale Various Artists
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCAD-10895
1.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 The Ultimate Experience Jimi Hendrix MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) CMCASD 10829
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience MCA Records Canada (1970–1995) MCASD 10895
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience BMG Direct Marketing, Inc., MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) D 125440, MCAD-10895
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 847 233-2
4.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 The Experience Collection Jimi Hendrix MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCAD4-10936
3.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 The Experience Collection Jimi Hendrix MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCAD4-10936
1.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 The Ultimate Experience Jimi Hendrix MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCAD-10829
1.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 The Ultimate Experience Jimi Hendrix BMG Direct Marketing, Inc., MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) D 101527, MCAD-10829
1.2 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 Blue Chips Various Artists MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990)
1.10 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 Flashback: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Various Artists WTG Records NK 46042
1.7 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 Burnin’ Soul Jimi Hendrix A Priori Records CD 791316
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCAD-11600
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCD 11600
1.8 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 South Saturn Delta Jimi Hendrix Experience Hendrix MCAD-11684
1.8 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 South Saturn Delta Jimi Hendrix MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCD 11684
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Experience Hendrix 111 600-2
2.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:02 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCA2-11600
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990), Experience Hendrix MCASD-11600
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Experience Hendrix, MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCAD-11600
1.5 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 Experience Hendrix: The Best of Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCD 11671
1.5 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 Experience Hendrix: The Best of Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) MCAD-11671
1.3 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 And the Times They Were A-Changin' Various Artists Débutante 555 431-2
1.3 All Along the Watchtower 4:10 Withnail & I Various Artists DRG Records
2.1 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 Best of Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix Universe Gold 22064
1.5 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 Experience Hendrix: The Best of Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix UICY-9001, UICY-9002
1.5 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 Experience Hendrix: The Best of Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) 112 383-2
1.9 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Voodoo Child: The Jimi Hendrix Collection Jimi Hendrix Experience Hendrix 088 112 603-2
1.9 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Voodoo Child: The Jimi Hendrix Collection (disc 1: Studio) Jimi Hendrix Experience Hendrix 088 112 603-2
1.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Smash Hits The Jimi Hendrix Experience MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) 088 112 984-2
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience
1.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Smash Hits The Jimi Hendrix Experience Experience Hendrix 0881129842
1.9 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Voodoo Child: The Jimi Hendrix Collection Jimi Hendrix Universal Music TV (UK) 170 322-2
1.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Smash Hits: The Best of Jimi Hendrix The Jimi Hendrix Experience Experience Hendrix B0005220402
1.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience USM Japan (read the annotation before using!) UICY-93142
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience MCA Records (1967–2003; name as in imprint from 1972–1990) STARCD 7007
1.5 All Along the Watchtower 3:59 Experience Hendrix: The Best of Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix Experience Hendrix UICY-90887
1.10 All Along the Watchtower 4:02 Watchmen: Music From the Motion Picture Various Artists Reprise Records, Warner Sunset Records 516751-1
1.10 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Watchmen: Music From the Motion Picture Various Artists Reprise Records
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Experience Hendrix UICY-90759
1.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 All Time Best The Jimi Hendrix Experience
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Legacy (Legacy Recordings)
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Legacy (Legacy Recordings)
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Experience Hendrix, Legacy (Legacy Recordings), Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 88697 62164 2
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Experience Hendrix 88697 62164 2
2.6 All Along the Watchtower 4:02 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Experience Hendrix, Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 88697 62398 1
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Electric Ladyland The Jimi Hendrix Experience Sony Records International (Japanese TEXTLESS walking eye imprint) SICP 2641
Bootleg
1.11 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 All the Hits Jimi Hendrix Universe (Compilations — Attention, some releases may be bootlegs) UN 3 045
2.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 The Look Behind Collection Jimi Hendrix [no label] (Special purpose label – white labels, self-published releases and other “no label” releases) LB 013
1.3 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 Gold Jimi Hendrix [no label] (Special purpose label – white labels, self-published releases and other “no label” releases) K 090996 S, KJF-31-867
1.1 All Along the Watchtower 4:00 Manic Expressions Jimi Hendrix Grifon GR-88003
8.5 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 In the Studio Jimi Hendrix Reclamation Records RECD1010
1.15 All Along the Watchtower 4:01 Who Watches the Watchmen: Complete Soundtrack Various Artists [no label] (Special purpose label – white labels, self-published releases and other “no label” releases)

Relationships

acoustic guitar: Dave Mason (co-founder of Traffic)
drums: Mitch Mitchell (UK drummer for Jimi Hendrix Experience, many others)
guitar: Jimi Hendrix
bass: Jimi Hendrix
percussion: Mitch Mitchell (UK drummer for Jimi Hendrix Experience, many others)
engineer: Gary Kellgren
Eddie Kramer
producer: Jimi Hendrix
vocals: Jimi Hendrix
phonographic copyright by: Experience Hendrix, L.L.C. (company, not a label) (1999)
produced at: Olympic Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1968-01-21)
recorded at: Olympic Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1968-01-21)
The Record Plant (New York) in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1968-05)
part of: New York Post: 100 Greatest Covers (2007) (number: 24)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 48)
recording of: All Along the Watchtower (cover)

All Along the Watchtower

composer: Bob Dylan (1967-10 – 1967-11)
lyricist: Bob Dylan (1967-10 – 1967-11)
publisher: Dwarf Music (1968 –)
is the basis for: Watchtower
later parody versions: Although None Could Watch an Hour
later translated versions: D'en haut de la tour du guet
Längst upp i högsta tornet
Ο παλιάτσος κι ο ληστής