Let Me Die in My Footsteps

Composer: Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan

info Broadside Ballads, Vol. 1, Various Artists, 1963
info Bootleg Series Vols. 1-3, Bob Dylan, 1991
info Best of Broadside 1962-1988, Various Artists, 2000
info The Witmark Demos: 1962-1964: Bootleg Series, Vol. 9, Bob Dylan, 2010


info Lo And Behold, Coulson, Dean, McGuinness, Flint, 1972
info May Your Song Always Be Sung, Vol. 3, Various Artists (Alastair Moock), 2003
info Positively Pikes Peak, Various Artists (Jason Bennett), 2011


Let Me Die in My Footsteps was recorded for and included on early pressings of The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan but was not then included on the final pressing of the album.
The song was recorded for Broadside Magazine in January 1963 with Happy Traum on lead vocals. This version occurs on Broadside Ballads, Vol. 1 as I Will Not Go Down Under the Ground (Let Me Die in My Footsteps)