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I'm watching 'Big Easy Express' right now, and, well, I'll get to that in a minute.

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Here's the OCMS/Mumford & Sons/Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes collaboration at the end of 'Big Easy Express' of 'This Train (is Bound for Glory)':

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The previous stop in the film was Austin TX. This version, not in the movie, is from Austin:

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Snooks Eaglin (I couldn't find Model T and the Train)

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Nothing wrong with a little Zydeco on Saturday night...

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Clifton Chenier

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A really nice - if meandering - semi all-star version of this song.

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Jerry Jeff Walker is on the far right in the white hat.

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I was in the Orchard Supply Hardware store on Victory Blvd. in Burbank earlier today and heard the Gap Band's "You Dropped a Bomb on Me" on their Muzak system. I always hear a song in there that I haven't heard in years but liked once upon a time and today was no different That led me to YouTube tonight where I found this. Not a particularly good song, but the video is representative of many things about LA in the 80's. Venice Beach, where else?

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Ouch!

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I'm glad nobody was hurt.

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Coma - Locomotiv

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Give it 15 seconds...

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Strangers On A Train

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Here's Rhett Miller backed by Black Prairie, doing Wreck of the Old 97:

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