Show 52: Choo Choo

Trains (sans Thomas) are what’s happening on this edition of the Treasure Ivan Show. We open with Jerry Garcia’s rendition of “Freight Train” and close with Bob Dylan singing “This Old Man.” Little Feat’s Lowell George will be heard performing “Two Trains” somewhere in the middle of the program. There are story records about trains by Ed Asner, Burl Ives, and Tom Glazer. Is this any way to treat a toddler? We say yes, and his mama and papa and grandparents too.


A Train…

Ella Jenkins

Freight Train
Jerry Garcia & David Grisman

The Little Engine that Could
Ed Asner
Courtesy of Little Golden Records

The Little Engine that Could
Mitch Miller Orchestra, featuring Anne Lloyd & the Sandpipers

Chugging Freight Engine
Tom Glazer

Freight Train
Ida, featuring Elizabeth Mitchell

Two Little Trains
Burl Ives

Two Trains
Lowell George

Fire Truck!
Uncle John Vettel

This Old Man
Bob Dylan

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