The End - Railroad Gin - A Matter Of Time (CD, Album)

In her own agency, she represented clients as diverse as international actor Diane Cilento and Brisbane's the Kransky Sisters, and co-ordinated the Wool Parades at the Ekka, before becoming forever linked to Brisbane's Women in Voice production. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said Lloyd became a family friend, after first meeting her when Ms Palaszczuk as an advisor for the Department of Communities. The Sydney Morning Herald.

Goodbye, Ruby Tuesday. Their friendship grew when she returned and her music career exploded. She drifted away from the cruiser and was certain she was a goner," he said. By the end of the year she had formed Tonnage, which was soon renamed as the Carol Lloyd Band. The line-up was Lloyd on lead vocals and percussion, Gary Broadhurst on bass guitar, Peter Harvey on keyboards, Mark Moffatt on lead guitar and pedal steel guitar, and Danny Simpson on drums.

Tony Catterall of The Canberra Times was impressed by Lloyd "[who] is a blues singer and, being part of the seventies, she's singing in the most acceptable blues style of today; the southern US sound pioneered by the Allman Brothers Band.

The resultant sound isn't exactly displeasing, but it isn't true, either The show was named Goodbye Ruby Tuesday after the Rolling Stones song frequently covered by Lloyd, and she made an appearance on stage in a decorated wheelchair to join Ellen Reed in performing it. Lloyd was diagnosed with a terminal illness, interstitial pulmonary fibrosis in January Grayson and Henry Whitter 's poignant and disarmingly offhand "He's Coming to Us Dead" bodies of the deceased were frequently shipped by train to hometowns for burial in the early s , and Uncle Dave Macon 's "Death of John Henry," complete with his trademark bubbling banjo work.

A haunting work song that confronts loss and distance while remaining a matter of utility, the rendition presented here perfectly illustrates the multiple levels of metaphor and meaning the train carries as a symbol when used in popular folk songs. In the 21st century the train retains all its power as an image of personal renewal, but has now also become a symbol itself of an earlier time, a less frenzied time when things appeared to have been easier to comprehend.

That concept is an illusion, of course, because the most difficult time to comprehend is and always will be right now. But even so, in a world where blinking satellites whirl constantly overhead beaming streams of data Lord knows where, a far-off train whistle still remains one of the most poignant and forlorn sounds one could ever hear. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully.

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Railroad Gin was an Australian band, popular in the mid-'70s, based in Brisbane, Queensland. Their biggest hit was "A Matter of Time" in , and they charted into with other songs like "Do Ya Love Me" and "You Told the World.".

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  1. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of A Matter Of Time on Discogs. Label: Red Music (3) - RM • Format: CD Album, Remastered • Country: Australia • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Pop Rock/5(3).
  2. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Railroad Gin - A Matter Of Time at Discogs. Complete your Railroad Gin collection/5(10).
  3. Railroad Gin discography and songs: Music profile for Railroad Gin, formed Genres: Pop Rock, Psychedelic Rock. Albums include A Monstrous Psychedelic Bubble (Exploding in Your Mind): The Wizards of Oz, A Matter of Time, and Living in the 70s.
  4. A Matter of Time, an Album by Railroad Gin. Released in January on Polydor (catalog no. ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Pop Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Art Rock.
  5. Aug 12,  · Details about Railroad Gin A MATTER OF TIME Australian RED MUSIC Records RARE CD FIELD DIVISION Dark Matter Dreams () track CD album digipak NEW/SEALED. AU $ THE END. A MATTER OF TIME. Released in Australia on Red Music Records (Cat# RM ).
  6. 04 - A Matter Of Time 05 - Come Together 06 - Still Water 07 - African Queen 08 - Ruby Tuesday 09 - The End 10 - You Told The World (bonus track) 11 - Do Ya' Love Me (bonus track). Railroad Gin Band Members: • Bob Brown (percussion. ) • Carol Brown (backing vocals. ) • Debbie Doak (drums. ).
  7. Product Description. At last – a digitally remastered of Railroad Gin’s 70’s classic album “A Matter of Time”. Railroad Gin established a cult following in the early seventies and the extent of that following is still reflected in requests for the album from people in Australia, New Zealand and Europe – and Carol Lloyd, the lady fronting the “Gin”, has become the identity.
  8. Find Railroad Gin biography and history on AllMusic and were followed by an album in Lloyd left and was replaced by Judee Ford. A second album was recorded without the strings and brass of A Matter Of Time. The band released several more singles and toured extensively, but within a year it disbanded, sales of the albums not being high.
  9. Carol Ann Lloyd (–), born as Carol Ann Cramb, was an Australian singer, songwriter, composer, and advertising was described as "Australia's original rock chick" for her role in the Brisbane-based bands Railroad Gin (–75) and Carol Lloyd Band, as well as her solo was recognised for her long, curly red hair, which was insured with Lloyd's of .

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