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The Yardbirds

The Yardbirds are an English rock band that had a string of hits in the mid 1960s, including "For Your Love", "Over Under Sideways Down" and "Heart Full of Soul". The group is notable for having started the careers of three of rock's most famous guitarists: Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, and Jimmy Page, all of whom were in the top five of Rolling Stone's 100 Top Guitarists list (Clapton at No. 2, Page at No. 3, and Beck at No. 5). A blues-based band that broadened its range into pop and rock, the Yardbirds had a hand in many electric guitar innovations of the mid-1960s, such as feedback, "fuzztone" distortion and improved amplification. Pat Pemberton, writing for Spinner, holds that the Yardbirds were "the most impressive guitar band in rock music". After the Yardb… more »


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1994
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Yeah, smokestack lightning
Don't you hear me callin'?
Don't you hear me callin'? Well, well

Tell me where did you go last night?
I gotta know who you been with
Tell me where did you go last night? Well, well

You gotta stop your train
Let me go for a ride, pretty baby, you know
Stop your train, I gotta ride with you
Gotta ride with you
I gotta ride with you

Fare you well, goodbye, pretty baby
Fare you well, goodbye, goodbye
I never see nobody little baby, goodbye
Goodbye, goodbye
Goodbye, goodbye
Goodbye, goodbye

Yeah, smokestack lightning
Shining like gold
Don't you hear me callin'? Well, well

You gotta stop your train
Let me go for a ride, gotta ride with you
Stop your train and ride with you, now

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Written by: Chester Burnett

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