SSN: Travel
Song Sung New. Uncovering Cover Versions.August 29, 2021x
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SSN: Travel

Walk this way and catch a big yellow taxi because we gotta get out of this place.

What was the original title of Running Up That Hill? Train In Vain is not about locomotives, so why it "train" in the title? What car did Janis Joplin drive (hint: it's not a Merc). Join Stevie Nix as he answers all of these questions and more on this episode that deals with songs that cover all modes of transport - from walking to flying. WARNING: This episode contains traces of The Partridge Family.

Featured songs [in chronological order]:

Running Up That Hill [Rosalie James, Placebo]
Band On The Run [Richie Havens]
Walk This Way [Scary Pockets ft Judith Hill]
Walk Like An Egyptian [Puppini Sisters]
Little Red Corvette [Jeanne Added]
Mercedes Benz [G-Eazy]
Thunder Road [Badly Drawn Boy]
We Gotta Get Out Of This Place [The Partridge Family, Dan Auerbach]
Big Yellow Taxi [Amanda Palmer]
Magic Bus [The Pudding, Paul Weller]
Train In Vain [Annie Lennox, Garbage]
Back In The USSR [Liz Green]
Big Jet Plane [Daniela Andrade, Tuka]
America [First Aid Kit, David Bowie]
I Ran [Mama Ghost]

Curated Spotify Playlist:
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