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Country Joe McDonald

Soundtrack | Actor | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
Woodstock (1970) | My Science Project (1985) | Tales of the City (1993)
AKA 
Country Joe and The Fish | Country Joe and the Fish | Country Joe | 'Country Joe' McDonald | Joe McDonald  Less
BORN 
Jan 1, 1942 (age 75)

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Past Film & Video (31 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Sorrow and JoySorrow and Joy Soundtrack ("Quiet Days in Clichy II"), Performer ("Quiet Days in Clichy II")  Less 2013 DKK 22MM
  • Primary photo for Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and RebelHugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel Lyrics ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die Rag") (as Joe McDonald), Music ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die Rag") (as Joe McDonald)  Less 2009 $22K / —
  • Primary photo for Taking WoodstockTaking Woodstock Writer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die Rag") (as Joe McDonald)  Less 2009 $30MM $7.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for Following SeanFollowing Sean Writer ("Section 43") (as Joe McDonald)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Grand Theft ParsonsGrand Theft Parsons Lyrics ("Flying High") (as Joe McDonald), Music ("Flying High") (as Joe McDonald)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The CockettesThe Cockettes Performer ("The Agony of Hibiscus"), Writer ("The Agony of Hibiscus") (as Joe McDonald)  Less 2002 $300K $220K / —
  • Primary photo for Steal This MovieSteal This Movie Lyrics ("Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die Rag", "Superbird") (as Joe McDonald), Music ("Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die Rag", "Superbird") (as Joe McDonald)  Less 2000 $76K / —
  • Primary photo for Human TrafficHuman Traffic Writer ("Dirt") (as J. McDonald)  Less 1999 £2.2MM $104K / —
  • Primary photo for A Walk on the MoonA Walk on the Moon Performer ("The Fish Cheer" (1969), "I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-to-Die Rag" (1968)), Writer ("The Fish Cheer" (1969), "I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-to-Die Rag" (1968)) (as Joe McDonald)  Less 1999 $14MM $4.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for PantherPanther Writer ("Fixin' To Die")  Less 1995 $6.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for Jack the BearJack the Bear Writer ("Section 43")  Less 1993 $5.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Berkeley in the SixtiesBerkeley in the Sixties Writer ("Section 43", "I-Fell-Like-I'm-Fixin'-to-Die Rag", "Death Sound Blues")  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Woodstock: The Lost PerformancesWoodstock: The Lost Performances (Video) Himself, Performer ("Rockin' Around the World"), Writer ("Rockin' Around the World")  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Hamburger HillHamburger Hill Writer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die Rag")  Less 1987 $14MM / —
  • Primary photo for My Science ProjectMy Science Project Writer ("Fish Cheer and I-Feel-Like-I'm Fixin' to Die Rag") (as Joe McDonald)  Less 1985 $4.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Vietnam: The Secret AgentVietnam: The Secret Agent Composer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Purple HazePurple Haze Writer ("I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-to-Die Rag")  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for More American GraffitiMore American Graffiti Country Joe and the Fish, Writer ("Fixin' to Die Rag")  Less 1979 $3MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Bound for GloryBound for Glory Thanks  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Pickup's TricksPickup's Tricks Performer ("Tricks Is Made for Kids"), Writer ("Tricks Is Made for Kids")  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for ¡Qué hacer!¡Qué hacer! Country (as Joe McDonald), Composer  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Stamping GroundStamping Ground Himself, Arranger ("Freedom Is a Constant Struggle"), Performer ("Freedom Is a Constant Struggle")  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Omega ManThe Omega Man Performer ("Rock 'n' Soul Music") (uncredited), Writer ("Rock 'n' Soul Music") (uncredited)  Less 1971 $8.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for ZachariahZachariah Cracker (uncredited), Lyrics ("We're the Crackers"), Music ("We're the Crackers")  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for RebelRebel Himself (archive footage) (uncredited), Performer ("I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-To-Die Rag"), Writer ("I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-To-Die Rag")  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Captain MilkshakeCaptain Milkshake Writer ("Untitled Protest")  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Quiet Days in ClichyQuiet Days in Clichy Composer  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It.Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It. AM Radio (as Country Joe)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for WoodstockWoodstock Himself - Country Joe and the Fish (uncredited), Performer ("I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-to-Die Rag"), Writer ("Rock and Soul Music", "I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-to-Die Rag")  Less 1970 $600K $50MM / —
  • Primary photo for Light and the CityLight and the City (Short) Writer ("Death Sound Blues", "Section 43")  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for 79 primaveras79 primaveras (Short) Writer ("Section 43")  Less 1969
Past Television (11 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Generation KillGeneration Kill (TV Mini-series) Writer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Combat Jack (Aug 3, 2008) Writer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die") (as Joe McDonald)  Less
  • Primary photo for P.O.V.P.O.V. (TV Series) Writer ("Section 43") ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Following Sean (Jul 31, 2007) Writer ("Section 43") (as Noe McDonald)  Less
  • Primary photo for HippiesHippies (TV Movie) Himself, Additional Music  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Get Up, Stand UpGet Up, Stand Up (TV Series) Performer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die") ( 1 episode, 2003 ) , Writer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die") ( 1 episode, 2003 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
    • Next Stop Vietnam (Nov 29, 2003) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die"), Writer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die")  Less
  • Primary photo for Stars in Their EyesStars in Their Eyes (TV Series) Writer ("Here I Go Again") ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
    • Episode #10.9 (May 8, 1999) Writer ("Here I Go Again")  Less
  • Primary photo for The History of Rock 'n' RollThe History of Rock 'n' Roll (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1995 ) , Writer ("I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-To-Die-Rag") ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
    • My Generation (Apr 10, 1995) Himself, Writer ("I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-To-Die-Rag")  Less
  • Primary photo for Tales of the CityTales of the City (TV Mini-series) Joaquin ( 4 episodes, 1993 ) , Writer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die Rag") ( 1 episode, 1993 ) , Performer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die Rag") ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 4
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  • Primary photo for The Wonder YearsThe Wonder Years (TV Series) Writer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' To Die Rag") ( 1 episode, 1989 ) , Performer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' To Die Rag") ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
    • Walk Out (Mar 7, 1989) Performer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' To Die Rag"), Writer ("I Feel Like I'm Fixin' To Die Rag")  Less
  • Primary photo for Dear America: Letters Home from VietnamDear America: Letters Home from Vietnam (TV Movie) Writer ("Grace")  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Sword of HonourSword of Honour (TV Mini-series) Writer ("I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-to-Die Rag") ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
    • Episode #1.3 (1986) Writer ("I-Feel-Like-I'm-Fixin'-to-Die Rag") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Writer ("Here I Go Again") ( 3 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976 3
    • Episode #13.37 (Sep 9, 1976) Writer ("Here I Go Again")  Less
    • Episode #13.34 (Aug 19, 1976) Writer ("Here I Go Again")  Less
    • Episode #13.32 (Aug 5, 1976) Writer ("Here I Go Again")  Less
Self (31 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for What Is Classic Rock?What Is Classic Rock? Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Janis: Little Girl BlueJanis: Little Girl Blue Himself  Less 2015 $410K / —
  • Primary photo for The Resurrection of Victor JaraThe Resurrection of Victor Jara Himself (unconfirmed)  Less 2015 $250K
  • Primary photo for Voice of the Eagle: The Enigma of Robbie BashoVoice of the Eagle: The Enigma of Robbie Basho Self  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for A Venue for the End of the WorldA Venue for the End of the World Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for This Ain't No Mouse MusicThis Ain't No Mouse Music Himself  Less 2013 $35K / —
  • Primary photo for Sweet Blues: A Film About Mike BloomfieldSweet Blues: A Film About Mike Bloomfield Self  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for On the Trail of Easy Rider: 40 Years On... Still Searching for AmericaOn the Trail of Easy Rider: 40 Years On... Still Searching for America (TV Series) Himself  Less 2011– 
  • Primary photo for Woodstock: Now & ThenWoodstock: Now & Then (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Folk AmericaFolk America (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for American Music: Off the RecordAmerican Music: Off the Record Himself  Less 2008 $250K
  • Primary photo for MulatschagMulatschag (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Queens of HeartacheQueens of Heartache (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Drug YearsThe Drug Years (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Songs of ClichySongs of Clichy (Video) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Behind the MusicBehind the Music (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
    • 1968 (Aug 30, 1998) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for Cold WarCold War (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
    • Vietnam (1998) Himself (as 'Country Joe' McDonald)  Less
  • Primary photo for Feed Your HeadFeed Your Head (Short) Himself (Interview)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Vietnam: Coming to TermsVietnam: Coming to Terms (TV Movie) Himself - Composer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The History of Rock 'n' RollThe History of Rock 'n' Roll (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Woodstock DiaryWoodstock Diary (TV Movie) Himself (as Country Joe and the Fish)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for 20 Years After: A Woodstock Reunion20 Years After: A Woodstock Reunion (Video) Himself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for All You Need Is LoveAll You Need Is Love (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for MusikladenMusikladen (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for In ConcertIn Concert (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Top of the PopsTop of the Pops (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Playboy After DarkPlayboy After Dark (TV Series) Singer ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
    • Episode #2.20 (Jun 9, 1970) Singer (as Country Joe and the Fish)  Less
  • Primary photo for How We Stopped the WarHow We Stopped the War (Short) Himself (Country Joe and the Fish)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Monterey PopMonterey Pop Performers (as Country Joe and The Fish)  Less 1968 $2K / —
  • Primary photo for RevolutionRevolution Himself (as Country Joe and the Fish)  Less 1968
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Get Up, Stand UpGet Up, Stand Up (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003

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