[78-L] Train rhythm tunes

Malcolm malcolm at 78data.com.invalid
Sun Dec 30 14:18:32 PST 2018

"Mystery Train" - Little Junior Parker, Elvis Presley both did it.


On 12/30/2018 12:01 PM, Mark Bardenwerper wrote:
> I know we used to make lists of songs based on themes. I would like to
> start a new one. This would be on tunes with a locomotive or train-type
> rhythm. Earlier ones had steam, later ones had diesel. We can include
> track noise and whistles. Two immediately come to mind, one being just
> recently discussed. If possible, we can include links to early
> recordings. Let me begin with
> Snow (1954, Irving Berlin)
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G47k6qSKgPw
> Chattanooga Choo-Choo (1941, Mack Gordon)
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=svRBivcvnd0
> Beyond the Blue Horizon (1930, Robin, Whiting, Harling)
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHqzgcoHxMk

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