White Pass Railroad
Justin Pokrywka - Vocals
Loren & Mark – Guitars; Loren – Bass; Rob Ickes - Dobro
Running Time: 4:26
Tempo and Style: Medium paced with fabulous guitar and dobro leads. Very upbeat melody and a strong compelling chorus.
Premise and Background: Tells the story of the White Pass Railroad, built during the Alaskan Gold Rush.
This song was originally recorded by the Del McCoury Band and included in their 2009 release "Family Circle" which was nominated for a Grammy for Bluegrass Recording of the Year. The Railroad created a music video of that song which includes archival film footage from 1897 when the railroad was built, and it can be viewed on their website at:
Laurence Baer is a BMI songwriter. He owns exclusive rights to both the songwriting and publishing royalties of this song through L. Baer & Associates, LLC.