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Sat. March 19th 2005 8 pm - 11 pm @  St. James Community Hall (All Ages) 8 pm - 11 pm
$17 members/$20 non-
Presented by: The Rogue Folk Club
Tom Russell’s Wild West Show!

Roots on the Rails, North America's Moving Music Festival, combines long-distance train travel with on-board live performance by some of the top names in contemporary acoustic music. These Vancouver shows are the kickoff and wrap-up concerts of the 2005 trips across Canada. The Cowboy Train departs Vancouver for Toronto on March 20, and the Songwriter Train leaves Toronto on March 26, arriving in Vancouver on the morning of the 29th. Each journey is limited to seventy customers. For full details on the trips, visit http://www.rootsontherails.com.

The wild west portion of the "Roots on the Rails" tour kicks off in Vancouver on March 19th with some of the top names in Cowboydom. Three days and nights of music and poetry on board the last great long-distance streamline train still operating in North America. Tom Russell, Andrew Hardin, Don Edwards, Paul Zarzyski, Ramblin’ Jack Elliot and Wylie & the Wild West.

Websites: http://www.tomrussell.com, http://www.wylieww.com, http://www.ramblinjack.com, http://www.paulzarzyski.com, http://www.donedwardsmusic.com, http://www.andrewhardin.com, http://www.rootsontherails.com.

Tom Russell

“Tom Russell is an original, a brilliant songwriter with a restless curiosity and an almost violent imagination.” —Annie Prouxl, Pulitzer Prize winning author: The Shipping News and “Brokeback Mountain” In March 2005 Tom Russell released Hotwalker on Hightone Records. This “beat montage” on American culture featured the voices o... more info
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