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This is a supplementary list to the main song lists (alphabetical and chronological) on the Project. The below songs are Bruce Cockburn songs that, to date, have not been commercially released. Other unreleased songs, of which more information is known, can be found in those main song lists. These songs have been tracked by vigilant Cockburn fans over the years, some found in the BMI music registry and submitted to the Project. BMI is a company that handles licensing fees for songwriters.

*Early Songs, most circa the 1960's*:
Co-writer on many of the songs is Bill Hawkins, Bruce's bandmate in the The Children 1966-67.
Co-writer Penelope Schafer was in the group Three's A Crowd with Bruce in 1968-1969.

  • The Affair of the Alabaster Cat
  • Alone Among the Living
  • Anthem
  • Bird Lady
  • Blotting Paper (co-written with Bill Hawkins)
  • The Bridge in Heather's Garden
  • Bright Moment
  • Bring Your Waters to Me
  • But I Don't Mind (co-written with Bill Hawkins)
  • Ceridwen
  • Charlie the Walking Excuse
  • Cycle of the Seasons (co-written with Bill Hawkins)
  • Dear Strangers
  • Dirty Red Comes of Age
  • The Dream Life
  • Fat Annie
  • First and Last Apology
  • The Fishes Curse
  • The Flying Circus [Covered by Maple Oak]
  • Forget Me Not
  • Frankly Stoned (co-written with Bill Hawkins) [Covered by Maple Oak]
  • Gimme a Little Lovin'
  • Gifts
  • Going Out the Front Door
  • Got No Home
  • Human Again
  • I Am the Stars
  • I Didn't Lie (co-written with Bill Hawkins)
  • I'll Be Here
  • I've Had Enough of the Clear (Skies?)
  • I Won't Forget You
  • Ice Cream Under the Sun (co-written with John Michael Ferry)
  • In Our Time (co-written with Penelope Schafer)
  • Jacob's Ladder
  • Jive at Five Revisited
  • John Hart's Party
  • Judgement Day
  • King Arthur Arbitrarily
  • Lady Light
  • Lady Penelope
  • Life Holds No Secrets
  • Look Out Trouble
  • Lucy's Song
  • Madison Avenue Blues (co-written with Bill Hawkins)
  • Melancholy Days
  • Memory XV (2 versions)
  • Merry-Go-Round (co-written with Bill Hawkins)
  • One More Time (co-written with David Wiffen)
  • Princess at the Edge
  • Saint Martha's Earthworm (co-written with James Livingston)
  • She Wants to Know
  • The Silence Around Us (co-written with Penelope Schafer)
  • Silver Slug
  • Some Other Sky (co-written with Bill Hawkins)
  • Son of a Cotton Candy Man
  • Sorry, This Is It (co-written with Bill Hawkins)
  • Still Life
  • Sun Rises (co-written with Penelope Schafer)
  • Sweet Lisa
  • The Temporary Apocalypse of St. Mary
  • Through the Looking Glass
  • Time for Bed
  • Time Of Changes
  • To Winter
  • Trips Parallel (co-written with Christopher James )
  • What Would I Do Without You
  • Which Road Should I Follow (co-written with Penelope Schafer)
  • White Faces
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    *Other Songs, most 1970 and after*:
  • Come Down Healing
  • Everything I Have is Gone
  • Fine, Fine Day
  • Gemini Moving Lines
  • Happy Man
  • Herrscher der Erde
  • Home Sweet Home (co-written with Bob Weir and Rob Wasserman)
  • I'm Okay (probably alternate name for "Fascist Architecture")
  • I Will Fly to You
  • Jingle for a Nova Scotia Government Department
  • Love and Romance (may be alternate name for "You Pay Your Money and You Take Your Chance")
  • New Green is the Hillside
  • Opening Song
  • Outside the Door
  • Private Logic
  • Runaway Train
  • See How it Looks on You
  • The Words I Long to Hear
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