Songs about the Burning of the Cuyahoga River

The burning Cuyahoga River (image via: Cleveland Press)

“Burn On”
By Randy Newman


by Over the Rhine

“Roll On Cuyahoga”
By Magpie

“River on Fire”
By Adam Again

Cleveland’s own Burning River Pale Ale. Image: Great Lakes Brewery

BONUS: More Notable Songs about Water and Pollution from the 1960s & ‘70s

“Dirty Water”
By The Standells

“Don’t Go Near The Water”
By The Beach Boys

“Don’t Go Near the Water”
By Johnny Cash



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