LIFETIME RECORD REVIEWS #4: Train Songs

The Lonesome Whistle

Gonna get some beach sand in those shoes.
Yodeling those railroad blues.
Archetypal Americana sung by a crooning Canadian.
A thing of beauty.
Battling winter on Rollins Pass, 1920.
Kids on railroad tracks…an American tradition.
Runaway and join the circus.
Rolling.
The old trestle.
“Snow Balling” postcard circa 1912.
Train wreck west of Fraser, 1921.
Grandma rocking the snow covered train tracks, 1927.

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