Downtown Train

Outside another yellow moon Has punched a hole in the nighttime, yes I climb through the window and down to the street And I’m shining like a new dime The downtown trains are full with all of those Brooklyn girls They try so hard to break out of their little worlds Well you wave your […]

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Dead Man Walking blues

There’s a dead man walking And he’s wearing my shoes Dead man walking And he’s playing the blues. There’s a dead man walking And he’s wearing my shirt Dead man walking And he’s feeling my hurt. There’s a dead man walking And he’s wearing my hair Dead man walking He don’t want to care There’s […]

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Train songs

I’ve always enjoyed train songs, probably because I’ve always enjoyed trains and the best train songs have that rolling train travelling feel to them. My favourite train songs are in no particular order: 1. People get Ready by Curtis Mayfield. A lot of people will say this isn’t a train song but more of a […]

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Folsom Prison Blues

Well I hear that train a comin’ It’s rollin’ around the bend I ain’t seen the sunshine Since I don’t know when Well I’m stuck in Folsom Prison And time keeps draggin’ on That train keeps rollin’ On down to San Antone When I was just a baby My mama told me, “Son, Always be […]

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