Click to Watch in HD > Vashti Bunyan - Train Song

Watch Originally released as a single on Columbia in May 1966. It is based on an earlier song of hers, one entitled 17 Pink Sugar Elephants. The melody and chord structure are near identical: http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=yz8_LMOK4HA The song featured in an American advert for Reebok/NFL, entitled Join the Migration: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3oz7V8-L7R0 The song also features in the Samsung Smart TV advert: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4vf9UQnCjDc Many folk wish to know the lyrics to the song, so here they are: --------------------------- Train Song (Bunyan/Clayre) Travelling north, travelling north to find you Train wheels beating, the wind in my eyes Dont even know what Ill say when find you Call out your name love, dont be surprised Its so many miles and so long since Ive met you Dont even know what Ill find when I get to you But suddenly now I know where I belong Its many hundred miles and it wont be long It wont be long It wont be long It wont be long Nothing at all in my head to say to you Only the beat of the train Im on Nothing Ive learnt all my life on the way to you Only our love thats over and gone Its so many miles and so long since Ive met you Dont even know what Ill find when I get to you But suddenly now I know where I belong Its many hundred miles and it wont be long It wont be long It wont be long It wont be long --------------------------- Her other well-known song is Diamond Day from 1970: http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=B3W4sLS67oI This song became familiar in the UK, thanks to a most peculiar T-Mobile ad: http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=AxR4K-QFCqk

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