Bridal Train

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Bridal Train EP
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EP by
ReleasedMarch 25, 2004
GenreFolk rock
LabelJarrah Records
ProducerChris Thompson
The Waifs chronology
Bridal Train EP
Sun Dirt Water

"Bridal Train" is a single by the Australian folk-rock band The Waifs, coming from their album A Brief History.... Bridal Train was written by Vikki Thorn.

In Australia, the song was ranked #54 on Triple J's Hottest 100 of 2004.


In a 2007 interview with Andrew Denton, Vikki Thorn explained the song:

Track listing[edit]

  1. Bridal Train
  2. Strings Of Steel
  3. Sweetness (Live)

Awards and Chart performance[edit]

The Bridal Train EP was released in March 2004 and made the Australian Top 50 singles charts in April 2004. The song Bridal Train won the first prize in the 'Folk' category, as well as the overall first prize, in the 2006 USA Songwriting Competition.[1]


  1. ^ USA Songwriting Competition, 2006 Results Archived 2009-01-18 at the Wayback Machine.