Shine a Light: Field Recordings from the Great American Railroad ()

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Shine a Light: Field Recordings from the Great American Railroad - Billy Bragg & Joe Henry
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  1. Rock Island Line
  2. The L&N Don't Stop Here Any More
  3. The Midnight Special
  4. Railroad Bill
  5. Lonesome Whistle
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  1. Rock Island Line
  2. The L&N Don't Stop Here Any More
  3. The Midnight Special
  4. Railroad Bill
  5. Lonesome Whistle
  6. KC Moan
  7. Waiting for a Train
  8. In the Pines
  9. Gentle on My Mind
  10. Hobo's Lullaby
  11. Railroading on the Great Divide
  12. John Henry
  13. Early Morning Rain
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There isn't much that a folkie loves more than a train. The images and lore of an engine rolling down the tracks, taking both ticketed riders and boxcar-hopping hobos to new destinations and grand adventures, are staples of American songwriting, both past and present. So it's no great surprise that two accomplished part-time folkies, Billy Bragg and Joe Henry, would cook up a project like Shine a Light: Field Recordings from the Great American Railroad. For this album, Bragg and Henry booked a rail trip from Chicago to Los ...

Shine a Light: Field Recordings from the Great American Railroad 2016, Cooking Vinyl

UPC: 711297512328

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