The Canadian Railway has magnetic appeal that influences art, music and life throughout the provinces. Founded in 1881 and headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, it traverses 14,000 miles across Canada. Canadian Railway’s long history and vibrant contributions to Canadian lives inspire songs in Canadian country music. Canadian Railway Songs Riding the rails inspires music and songs […]
Canada is home to a vibrant culture with a rich and colorful past. But few would have probably thought that one of its most ardent champions would be a psychology professor with a talent for music. Dr. Tim Rogers had been a professor at the University of Calgary since 1970, but music has always been […]
Tim Rogers was born in Grimsby, Ontario, He was involved with folk music performance, as well as writing and exploring about Alberta’s Anglo-traditional and country music.
This website supports Songs of the Iron Trail, a CD of Canadian railroad songs. The site contains a wealth of information about: –The album –The songs on the CD –A portal to many excellent resources about the Canadian railroad –Access to many ideas about how songs are markers of our culture –In addition the site […]