Recorded live and wild The A-Bones return with a 15 song platter recorded at Manhattans Abner Jay is an extraordinary one-man-band with one of the New York's own Folk-Freakbeat-Garage masters have finally their Dance to the funkiest "I've been workin' on the Railroad" you've ever heard. Featuring the songs from the "I Love Toy Trains" video series, the outstanding lyrics and performance is a hit for kid and families.
The musicians and I had a great time recording this one. You can hear the fun on the 'tracks' Folk, country, a little jazzy and a bit of rock-n-roll, this CD will leave you smiling. This exclusive special version includes a bonus DVD with 11 videos.
This Christmas everyone will be getting on board The Polar Express. It includes sanitized versions of "Casey Jones" and "John Henry. Railroad Songs. Classic Railroad Songs from Smithsonian Folkways.
This album finds Roy Acuff revisiting many classic train songs that he personally made popular and recorded during his long career. Railroad Rhythms: Classical Music about Trains. Bluegrass Express. Rounder's compilation of traditional music offers something old, something new, and something blue. A collection of 20 newly recorded railroad songs performed in a country-pop, bluegrass influenced style.
A collection of 20 more newly recorded railroad songs, featuring Wayne Moore. The authentic mountain railroad ballads as they were meant to be sung. It never mattered whether Tim Foljahn was singing "Happy Guitar" or "Let Me Bring You Down"--his weary drawl and somber vocal tone brought you down, whether you actually let him do it or not.
American Railroad Classics. Fifteen classic American train songs are presented in authentic and nostalgic fashion by producer Craig Duncan. Rhythm of the Rails. Whether it was a big department store's Christmas display or a plywood layout at home, it is hard to forget the sensational sights, smells, and sounds of toy trains. Railroad Fever: Songs of America's Railroads. This second volume in the collection of songs about train wrecks, rides and hobos encompasses musical genres from traditional to country roots to folk revival.
Wabash Cannonball: 20 Classic Train Songs. Trains have fascinated American folk, blues, and traditional country songwriters and performers since their invention. Comeau, Dirty Linen. As long as railroads have existed, there have been songs sung about them, whether to praise their wonders, tell stories, or condemn them as tools of evil. The lure of the railroad is explored thoroughly in the second volume of Rounder's railroad compilations, with songs recorded from the 20s through to the 80s.
Fourteen classic American train songs from legendary country artists such as Johnny Cash, Eddy Arnold, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Hank Snow, and others are showcased in this tribute to the mystique and tradition of the American railroad. Train Railroad Songs of the Early 's.
A compilation of early railroad songs, there is little glorification of life on the tracks on these 26 historic pieces.
Singing Rails: 14 Railroadin' Songs. Produced and arranged by Uncle Jim O'Neal for his Rural Rhythm record label, 25 Classic Train Songs collects more than a dozen old-timey bluegrass takes on classic American train songs, most of them recorded in the mid-'50s.
Jim Hendricks is a multi-instrumentalist who plays guitar, mandolin, dobro, and autoharp. This Americana-genre album documents being a hobo on the railroad.
Vintage Trains: Sounds of the Steam Age. Vintage Trains collects 25 locomotive-themed compositions from the years to Songs and Sounds of Canadian Steam. Amazon: Click Here To Order.
Features 14 of the best known and best loved original Canadian railway songs from the pens of several great Canadian songwriters. A delightful collection of 15 original train songs in a variety of styles.
Fifty songs that describe the planning and construction of the five transcontinental railroads, the builders, the railroaders, railroad events, characters, scandal and corruption, placed in historic context by historical narration. A collection of classic American train songs performed by some of the best-loved groups in bluegrass and acoustic music. Poems of the Hobo Road. Amazon: Click Here to Order. Railroad Songs and Ballads.
This minute disc from Rounder's reissue series of Library of Congress Archive of Folk Culture recordings is both entertaining and educational. By Rich Pawling's History Alive! This double CD "Live! Throughout the decades, train songs have remained a constant in Merle Haggard's repertoire. An instrumental collection of classic American train songs and features some of Nashville's finest acoustic instrumentalists performing on guitar, mandolin, fiddle, dobro, and more.
The Union Pacific Railroad Chorale was formed in as an all-volunteer group of UP employees, contractors, retirees, and spouses. This track album features a compilation of artists participating in the Mountain Rails Live mountaintop music festival held at the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad in Colorado. A wonderful modern day tribute to the legend and folklore of American Railroads. Since the release of the single Little Joe by Artese N' Toad, fans have been waiting for a new album from the Pennsylvania duo.
Railroad Queens of the Past. National touring, an Emmy for arranging, too many performances to count, and hundreds of enthusiastic current and prior students are all part of Walt Richards' long musical history. In , D. By Jim Anger Self-Published.
Jim Anger is a folk-style singer-songwriter who has written more than ninety songs, a fair number about one of his favorite song subjects, trains. Volume 3 of the "Ride The Train" series has entries from three continents.
This edition of "Ride The Train" begins with two Hobo songs written by two very experienced song writers. The final installment of the "Ride The Train" is kicked off by a comical song by Texas veteran song writer, Sonny May. Music for Modern Railroaders. This CD is a collection of songs about railroading. American history is full of stories about trains.
This track album features a blend of old country, country blues, and original Iowa railroad songs. McCaslin later stated that Bowie one day "just picked up a guitar Billboard and CNN wrote that Bowie's lyrics seem to address his impending death,   with CNN noting that the album "reveals a man who appears to be grappling with his own mortality". With the record removed, the black paper behind the cut-out reveals a hidden picture of a starfield when the foldout sleeve is held up to a light source.
It took more than four months for fans to discover the effect. The designer claimed there were many other surprises hidden in the LP's artwork. The title track was released as the album's lead single on 19 November  and used as the opening music for the television series The Last Panthers. The album was released on 8 January , coinciding with Bowie's 69th birthday.
Blackstar sold , copies in its first week in the United Kingdom  a week that saw four other Bowie albums in the Top 10 and a further seven in the Top 40, the latter equalling Elvis Presley 's chart record  and more than , in the United States. Bowie was the biggest-selling vinyl artist of in the UK, with five albums in the vinyl Top 30, including Blackstar as the number-one vinyl album of the year. It sold twice as many copies as the previous year's winner, Adele 's Blackstar was acclaimed by music critics and fans.
At Metacritic , the album received an average score of 87, which indicates "universal acclaim", based on 43 reviews. Reviewing for Q magazine, Tom Doyle wrote, " Blackstar is a more concise statement than The Next Day and a far, far more intriguing one. For now, though, he's making the most of his latest reawakening, adding to the myth while the myth is his to hold.
Club , which chose it as the best album of , Sean O'Neal described Blackstar as "a sonically adventurous album that proves Bowie was always one step ahead—where he'll now remain in perpetuity.
At the end of , Blackstar appeared on a number of critics' lists ranking the year's top albums. According to Metacritic, it was the most prominently ranked record of Blackstar was already on course to debut at number one on the UK Albums Chart prior to the announcement of Bowie's death on 10 January , according to the Official Charts Company.
In the US, the album debuted at number one on the US Billboard chart, selling , copies in its first week. It was Bowie's first number one in America and best weekly sales figure.
The album also peaked at number one in 24 countries, number 2 in Greece, Mexico, South Korea and Taiwan, number 4 in Hungary and 5 in Japan. All tracks are written by David Bowie , except where noted. The latter's surname is consistently misspelled as "Bharma" in the album's liner notes. Personnel adapted from Blackstar liner notes. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. David Bowie. CD download vinyl.
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Steve Lee. The five CDs contain everything that survives from the years Carl recorded at Sun that got left in the can. It is a fascinating fly-on-the-wall experience from October , when the Perkins band made the trip to Memphis from Jackson, Tennessee to put down some super-charged hillbilly. Heaven 17 had been struggling to make an impact on the charts whilst their then arch adversary Phil Oakey and his new look Human League were virtually running them.
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