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A few months after first hearing "Rock Me, Mama," Old Crow Medicine Show's Ketch Secor was away from his native Virginia attending school in New Hampshire and feeling homesick for the South. He sat down and wrote a song about hitchhiking his way home full of romantic notions put in his head by the Beat poets and, most of all, Dylan.
Old Crow Medicine Show version
Darius Rucker version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hvKyBcCDOB4