Love Train (Wolfmother song)

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"Love Train"
Wolfmother - "Love Train".jpg
Single by Wolfmother
from the album Wolfmother
B-side "Woman" (live)
Released 18 September 2006
Format 7" picture disc, CD single
Recorded 2005 (2005) at Sound City Studios, Los Angeles, California, USA
Genre Hard rock, funk rock, neo-psychedelia, stoner rock
Length 3:03
Label Island
Writer(s) Wolfmother
Producer(s) Dave Sardy
Wolfmother singles chronology
"Woman"
(2006)
"Love Train"
(2006)
"Joker & the Thief"
(2006)
Wolfmother track listing
Music video
"Love Train" on Vimeo

"Love Train" is a song by Australian hard rock band Wolfmother, featured on the 2006 international version of their debut studio album Wolfmother. "Love Train" was released as the fifth single from Wolfmother, on 7" picture disc, CD single[1] and as a digital download,[2] on 18 September 2006[1] by Island Records.[2] It became a minor commercial success in the United Kingdom, reaching number 62 on the UK Singles Chart.[3]

The music video for "Love Train" was directed by Jay Martin, who described it as a combination of "band portraits and epic, heroic performance."[4] The CD single featured a live version of hit single "Woman" recorded at radio station Triple J, as well as the music video;[1] a 12" picture disc version of the single was later released in 2007, featuring a number of remixes by English electronic band Chicken Lips.[5][6]

"Love Train" was noted for being featured in an iPod advertisement.[2][4] It was also featured in The Hangover Part II.

Track listings[edit]

7" picture disc (1707876)
  1. "Love Train" – 3:03
CD single (1707877)
  1. "Love Train" – 3:03
  2. "Woman" (live at Triple J) – 4:14
  3. "Love Train" (music video)
12" picture disc (1723565)
  1. "Love Train" (Chicken Lips malfunction vocal)
  2. "Love Train" (Chicken Lips malfunction instrumental)
  3. "Love Train" (Chicken Lips malfunction dub)
  4. "Love Train" (original mix)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Love Train > Overview". allmusic. Retrieved May 26, 2009. 
  2. ^ a b c "Wolfmother - Love Train review". Virgin Media. Retrieved May 26, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Wolfmother - Love Train". Chart Stats. Retrieved 2009-02-22. 
  4. ^ a b James Montgomery (July 7, 2006). "Wolfmother Want Ladies On Their 'Love Train'". MTV. Retrieved May 26, 2009. 
  5. ^ "Love Train [Chicken Lips Remixes] > Overview". allmusic. Retrieved May 26, 2009. 
  6. ^ "Wolfmother - Love Train (12")". Discogs. Retrieved 2009-02-22.