Song of the Day – “Train in Vain” – The Clash

When is a train song not a train song? When the lyrics don’t contain the word train, or have anything to do with travel. Yet Joe Strummer and Mick Jones must have named the song “Train in Vain” for a reason. There’s even a yell of “All aboard” on this live version of their classic from London Calling.

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