All posts tagged “Train Songs

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Reuben’s Train

I confess I love train songs. Is that so bad? Here’s Ken Perlman performing Reuben’s Train (and more) in Ireland. Here’s a nice square-dancey stringband version of Reuben’s Train by the Hogslop stringband Bluegrass freaks might say wait a minute, that’s Train 45 and so… Read More

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Train People

Sometimes nothing will do but I have to listen to train songs. I hope you understand. Railroad Bill. They don’t name people after trains much these days. Here’s Hobart Smith. A brakeman double-tough… Here’s the late U. Utah Phillips, Golden Voice of the Great Southwest.… Read More

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Time for a train song

Here’s the Orange Blossom Special done 4 ways…. First the Johnson Mountain Band… Fiddlin’ Arthur Smith… Charlie McCoy on harmonica… and finally, Don Rich with Buck Owens and the Buckaroos…