25 classic train songs

Various artists

Label:Rural Rhythm RHY 278
Release Date:2003-05-13
Country:United States
BG Unlimited:2003-08
   Discogs.com ID: 5564346
   Amazon ASIN: B0000950W2

Song Information:

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1. Kansas City railroad bluesDon Reno, Red Smiley & the Tennessee Cutups 2:06
Recording Date:1971
Composer:W. Traugott
Place:Akron, OH
Instruments:Buck Ryan-f; Bill Harrell-g; Red Smiley-g; Don Reno-bj/lg; Jim Ebert-p; Tom Kiley-sg; Jerry McCoury-sb; Bob Finkes-d
2. Bringing in the Georgia mailMac Wiseman 1:52
Recording Date:1966-04
Place:Akron, OH
Instruments:Mac Wiseman-g; Rudy Thacker-g; Peggy Peterson-db
Vocals:M. Wiseman-L
3. Little John HenryHylo Brown 2:54
Recording Date:1967
Place:Akron, Ohio
Instruments:Frank 'Hylo' Brown-g; Jack Casey-g; Ross Branham-bj; John Maultteay-f; Dan Milton-db; Dick Brickles-sb
Vocals:Frank 'Hylo' Brown-V
4. Ghost trainEarl Taylor & Jim McCall 2:40
Recording Date:1971
Place:Jewel Recording Studio, Cincinnati, OH
Instruments:Earl Taylor-m; Jim McCall-g; Tim Spradlin-bj; Harley Gabbard-db; Charles Haskins-bs; Gene Lawson-d
Vocals:J. McCall-V; E. Taylor-V
5. New River trainJack Casey 1:41
6. East bound trainJim Greer & the Mac-O-Chee Valley Boys 2:46
7. Train 45The Log Cabin Boys 2:04
8. Waiting for a trainBig John DeMarcus 1:49
9. Nine pound hammerErnie & Mack & the Bluegrass Cut-Ups 1:11
10. Freight train bluesHylo Brown & his Timberliners 1:43
Recording Date:1967
Place:Akron, OH
Instruments:Frank 'Hylo' Brown-g; Garry Brotherton-bj; Jim Lewis-lg; Danny Milhon-db; Willie Shepard-sb
Vocals:Frank 'Hylo' Brown-V
11. Wreck of the old '97Earl Taylor & Jim McCall 2:04
Recording Date:1967
Place:Akron, OH?
Instruments:Earl Taylor-m; Jim McCall-g; Tim Spradlin-bj; Paul 'Moon' Mullins-f; Charles Haskins-sb
Vocals:J. McCall-L
12. Lightning ExpressJim Greer & the Mac-O-Chee Valley Boys 2:40
13. Long lost JohnCurly Fox 2:42
14. Wabash CannonballPatsy Montana 2:20
15. 900 milesRed Smiley & the Blue Grass Cutups 1:31
16. K. C. whistleThe Maggie Valley Country Singers 1:54
17. Engine no. 9James Wall 2:21
18. He's coming to us deadJ. E. Mainer & His Mountaineers 1:56
19. Fireball mailHylo Brown 1:37
Recording Date:1968
Place:Akron, OH
Instruments:Frank 'Hylo' Brown-g; Billy Edwards-bj; Danny Milhon-db; Clarence 'Tater' Tate-f; John Palmer-sb
Vocals:Frank 'Hylo' Brown-V
20. Blue railroad trainRoy Ross & his Blue Ridge Mountain Boys 2:09
21. Streamlined cannonballLee Moore 1:40
22. Jesse JamesJim Greer & the Mac-O-Chee Valley Boys 1:26
23. In the pinesRed Smiley & the Blue Grass Cutups 2:28
24. Bye bye black smoke choo chooDick Unteed 2:34
25. Casey JonesRaymond Fairchild & the Frosty Mountain Boys 1:02