elizabeth mitchell  you are my
You are My Flower
You are My Sunshine
Catch the Moon
You Are My Little Bird
Sunny Day
Little Seed
Turn, Turn, Turn
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This is another song we had the immense honor of recording with the great Levon Helm. Sometimes the roots of songs are great mysteries. When the Carter Family had a hit with “Worried Man Blues” in 1930, they sang “The train arrived sixteen coaches long, the girl I love is on that train and gone.” Did they write those words, did they take them from a long forgotton blues song, or were they just in the air at the time? We asked Levon when he had first heard “Mystery Train.” He told us, “it seems like that song has always been there for as long as I can remember.” Levon said Junior Parker made the first recording he knew about, he closed his eyes and started singing “Train, train…”