Trains (track) by Porcupine Tree
Trains appears on the following album(s) by Porcupine Tree:
- In Absentia (track #2) (this album) (2002)
- Rockpalast (track #15) (2006)
- Arriving Somewhere... (track #16) (2007)
- XMII (track #3) (2005)
- We Lost The Skyline (track #8) (2008)
- Ilosaarirock (track #9) (2009)
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It is perfect, a perfect rock song. Yes, it is so much better than so much classic OR modern rock radio. Where I live, I have never heard this (or anything like it) on the radio. Seriously, one of the best rock songs ever recorded.
great song, not as kickass as blackest eyes but still awesome
Wow... pretty close to perfection.
This is one of the best songs of all time. That is all that needs to be said. Take every song on a typical rock radio station and this song will be head and shoulders over all but maybe five of the tracks.
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