Train Songs

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    From Wikipedia:
    "Midnight Special" is a traditional folk song thought to have originated among prisoners in the American South.[1] The song refers to the passenger train Midnight Special and its "ever-loving light" (sometimes "ever-living light").




     
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    Good man. Came here to post Billy Joe and Eddy.
     
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    Tarheel Slim, with Wild Jimmy Spruill on guitar:
     
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    This oughta be in the set list of every "classic rock" band:



    And this one makes me smile every time:



    However, the footage of the guy in the canoe with the Zebco 33 is puzzling ... as are the blowguns at the end.
     
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    A train song by a band named after a train song! Doesn't get better than that!
     
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    ...and another Southern Rock icon whose loss shocked us all:

     
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    One of the loneliest train songs I can think of...

     
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    That's one of the songs that always in heavy rotation on my internal playlist. Here's another fun version.

     
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    Train Rollin' by Blackberry Smoke
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    Train Kept a Rollin'
     
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