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Guy Garvey presents your best train songs

This week's theme is train songs, DJ Shadow is artist of the week, Guy has a new feature - Canadian of the Week, Beckapedia chooses William Shatner and Guy chooses Joni Mitchell.

This week's theme - train songs recommended to Guy by you lot, DJ Shadow is his artist of the week, there's a new feature Canadian of The Week where Beckapedia chooses William Shatner and Guy chooses Joni Mitchell.

There's a new Jazz compilation out that Guy can't get enough of and we've archive clips from Jim Lovell from the Apollo 13 space mission and John Lennon talks about his and Yoko's Bed In.

Other tunes come from Vashti Bunyan, Space Captain, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and the duo Liz Frazer and Jeff Buckley recorded together.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Mose Allison

    Young Man's Blues

  • Ride

    Black Nite Crash

  • William Shatner

    Ideal Woman

    • Shout! Factory.
  • Blossom Dearie

    Now At Last

    • Acid Jazz.
  • Yeti Lane

    Analog Wheel

    • Sonic Cathedral.
  • Vashti Bunyan

    Train Song

  • Space Captain


  • R.E.M.


    • WEA.
  • Jeff Buckley & Elizabeth Fraser

    All Flowers In Time (Bend Towards The Sun)

    • Warner Strategic Marketing.
  • Gary Numan


  • AM & Shawn Lee

    Dark into Light

    • ADA Global.
  • Mississippi John Hurt

    Stack O' Lee Blues

    • Sony.
  • DJ Shadow

    Stay The Course (feat. Talib Kweli & Posdnuos)

    • Island Records.
  • John Lennon & Plastic Ono Band

    Give Peace A Chance

    • Parlophone.
  • Sam Cooke

    A Change Is Gonna Come

    • Sam Cooke - The Man & His Music.
    • RCA.
  • My Morning Jacket

    Like A River

  • Mose Allison

    Lost Mind

    • Prestige.
  • Eddie Harris

    Listen Here

    • Acid Jazz.
  • Unknown Mortal Orchestra

    So Good At Being In Trouble

    • Jagjaguwar.
  • Joni Mitchell

    Cold Blue Steel and Sweet Fire

  • Arcade Fire

    Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels) 2

    • Rough Trade.
  • DJ Shadow

    Napalm Brain/Scatter Brain

    • Mo Wax.
  • Maria Callas

    Vissi d'arte

    • Warner Classics.