Welcome to the member-funded,
hydro-powered, volunteer-run studios
Saturday April 3,
Folk Plus is a blend of
contemporary and older singer songwriters with perhaps spoken word or
Broadway tunes, or whatever may be relevant to the theme. The
station's website and stream
are online at WWW.WJFFRADIO.ORG
Angela thanks the staff of WJFF for making
it possioble for her to volunteer Saturday mornings by
accommodating her health issues and maintaining a
chemical and fragrance free environment.
1. Eddie From Ohio - The Train Song -
Big Noise - VSR
"just another folk song... everybody got a folk song about a train...."
2. Michhael McNevin - Two Feet Ahead of the Train - Sketch - 510 644
"Happy to be alive, happy to stay two feet ahead of the train"
3. The Roches - The Train - Collected Works of the Roches -
"get me off of this train..."
4. Utah Phillips - Starlight on the Rails - Starlight on the Rails -
5. Robin and Linda Williams - When I Hear that Whistle Blow - Rhythm of
Love - Sugar Hill
"When I hear that whistle blow I think of all the things I did to
make you go..."
6. Tamarck - Harvest Train - Fields of
Rock and Snow - Folk Era
"Oh my heart, the CPR has taken every good man in Nova Scotia"
7. Gordon Lightfoot - Candian Railroad
Trilogy - Complete Greatest Hits - Rhino
"we are the navies who work upon the railway, swinging our hammers in
the bright blazing sun... laying down track and bulding the bridges,
bending our backs til the railraoad is done"
8. Dave Carter - Hey Conductor - Tanglewood Tree - Signature Sounds
"does this train go to Texas?..... I got a dime and a
9. Dave Rawlings - Monkey and the Engineer - Friend of a Friend - Acony
'big locomotive right on time... big locomotive coming down the line"
10. Utah Phillips - Daddy What's a Train - Starlight on the
Rails - Daemon Record
"my ambition was to be an engineer"
11. Mary McCaslin - Prairie in the Sky - Philo
"Ride on the last cannon ball"
12. Doug Spears - Steam Train - Welcome
Home - Cypress Moss Records
"From Savannah down to Jacksonville..."
13. Greg Trafidlo- Always a
Train/Raiwsed by the Railrod Line - Carved in
song - Kira records
14. Kingston Trio - To Morrow - The absolutely the best of... - Fuel
"I'd like to Morrow so can i go today?" "YOu can not go to Morrow
15. Albermarle Ramblers - Rueben's Train - Gentleman From Virginia -
16. David Grissman & Jerry Garcia -
[Cotton} Freight Train - Not For Kids Only -Acoustic Disc
"Freight Train run so fast"
17. Robin and Linda Williams - Freight
Train Blues -Robin and Linda Williams
FLT 3003, LP (1975)
"when that whistle blows I gotta go..."
18. Johnny Cash - Come Along and Ride This Train - Johnny Cash's
Cross the mountains, prairies, reservations... come along and ride this
19. The Gordons - Lincoln's Funeral Train - Our Time - Inside-Out
April 21 1865, the 331 left Washington for Lincoln's last train ride.
20. Kate Brislin and Jody Stecher - Orphan Train with Utah Phillips -
Orphan Train Intro
Startlight on the Rails - Daemon Records
"the children's home is sending us out on the orphan train..."
21. David Francey - St. Johns Train - Torn Screen Door - Laker music
"you can wait by the rail road there wont be no trains coming and going"
22. Pete Seeger - New River Train -
American Favortie Ballads Vol 3 -
"Riding on that new river train"
22. Cosy Sheridan - Little Train that Could - Grand Design - BME records
"good little trains dont say no..."
23. Christine Lavin - Waiting for the B Train - Subway Series -
a true story from the underground at 72nd and Central Park West
24. Chris Thomas King - [Cash] Rock Island Line - A Tribute to
Cash - northernblues.com
The rock island line running through New Orleans and you pay no toll if
you have Livestock on board.
25. Steve Goodman - City Of New Orleans - Essential Steve Goodman -
Running down to New Orleans, changing cars in Memphis Tennessee -
through thte Mississippi darkness rolling to the sea...
26. Pete Morton - Another Train [parady]
- YELP! - The Mrs Ackroyd Band
a parady on his wonderful thoughtful tune "Another Train" which I
played two weeks ago by the Poozies "on the east coast they get envious
of snals" ...
27. Utah Phillips - Queen fof the Rails
- Starlight on the Rails - Daemon
A railway dog meets it's demise on the rail
28. Utah Phillips -Wabash Cannonball/Tolono - Starlight on the Rails -
About the last run of the Wabash Cannonball...Iin hobo mytholody its
the last train you ride onto the greater... whatever....
29. Roger Miller - Engine Engine #9 - All Time Greatest Hits of Roger
Miller - Mercury
"I know she got on in Baltimore"
30. Fred Eaglesmith - I Like Trains -
Ralph's last Show - Signature Sounds
"a glimpse of the caboose...."
Thanks to staff and station
management for accommodating Angle'a health issues and maintaining a
chemical and fragrance free environment. Complying with these
accommodations allow her to
to volunteer Saturday mornings