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SONG TITLES and SONGS about DISTANCES & TRAVEL

I'll try to get this topic started with these song titles about DISTANCES/TRAVELING   ...........

 

*Travelin' Man     Ricky Nelson   which made it to #1 in 1961

 

*I Ran (So Far Away)     Flock of Seagulls

 

 

For a different approach, songs about  DISTANCES/TRAVELING...........

 

*Walk Away Renee'     The Left Banke

 

*Ferry Across The Mersey     Gerry & The Pacemakers

 

 

 

Uh, I am sorry if I led off with songs which you may have wanted to post here. How about this....wait a while and then post it....or post it now ! You see, repetition is OKAY Man Wink

 

Please understand, there's lots of freedom and latitude with this topic. Be creative....let's have plenty of laughs and plenty of wows like:  "Wow, I wish I had thought of that one!!" "Wow, that's a good one!!


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{The Last Days of} Pompeii * Bastille

1:04 into the video, song starts.

youtube.com/watch?v=lu7nJjnEBNA&ab_channel=AaronHolbritter

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We're Gonna Move - Elvis Presley

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Two Fingers - Jethro Tull. At the weigh station. For the final journey.

https://youtu.be/lanPIbemFaA

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Over The Mountain, Across The Sea - Johnnie & Joe

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"Acapulco Gold" * Rainy Daze

Yesca de Oro

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ea79npseZhk&ab_channel=MuttersLog

 

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Over The Rainbow - the Chanters

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This Far from Memphis (Easton Corbin)

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Distance Makes No Difference (Carl Perkins)

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Way Over There - the Miracles

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One More Mile (Muddy Waters)

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Traveling Stranger - the Zircons

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Gotta Travel On: Billy Grammer

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El Paso: Marty Robbins (He rode into El Paso, then rode out of El Paso, then rode back into El Paso, then was shot and killed; he should have stopped after riding out of El Paso).

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Riding The Rainbow - Elvis Presley

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America (Neil Diamond)

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Journey To The Center Of The Earth: Rick Wakeman

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Anyplace I Hang My Hat Is Home - Bobby Short. The theme of a wanderer. I grew up with this album. Have a listen.

https://youtu.be/EZaBZTEq4WA

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No Distance Left to Run (Blur)

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"Don't Stand So Close To Me" * The Police

Social distancing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNIZofPB8ZM&ab_channel=ThePoliceVEVO

 

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A Well Respected Man: Kinks (Cause he gets up in the morning and he goes to work at nine, and he comes back home at five-thirty, gets the same train every time).

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Long Distance (Turin Breaks)

 

Well if this gets ugly,
I'd swear,
This ain't our last chance
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Sweet Dreams Are Made Of This: Eurythmics (I’ve travelled the world and the seven seas).

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Walk Right In - Jerry Lee Lewis

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Days are Numbers (the Traveller) (Alan Parsons Project)

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Walking Along: Solitaires (nice doo wop).

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"Walking the Dog * Rufus Thomas

64' the original Dog

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bhphao0nPPU&ab_channel=ChiefSoulOfficers

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Wolverton Mountain: Claude King (Claude’s gonna climb up that mountain to claim the girl he loves, despite having to deal with her crazy father who’s mighty handy with a gun and a knife and who uses bears as sentries. Better rethink that plan Claude).

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@1968Hoya46 - re Wolverton Mountain: Claude King is dedicated to his love. Of course, "dedicated" does begin with "ded" 😉 .
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26 Miles (Santa Catalina): Four Preps

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Over The Mountain, Across The Sea - Johnnie & Joe

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