1. Train Tries To Follow A Massive Hit - Again - on 'California 37'

    April 06, 2012 3:10 PM EDT In 2009, the members of Train thought the band might have run out of road. Its third album, "For Me, It's You," released by Columbia in 2006, had failed to live up to expectations. Its breakout, multiplatinum debut, "Drops of Jupiter," was eight years in the rearview,…

  2. Train Primed to Record New Album, Ukulele Included

    August 09, 2011 3:00 PM EDT Though still on the road -- with Maroon 5 -- celebrating the success of its gold-certified comeback album "Save Me, San Francisco" (2009), Train is also "about 75 or 80 percent done with writing the next album," according to frontman Pat Monahan. "As exciting as it is…

  3. Train Unveils 'Drops of Jupiter' Wine

    June 22, 2011 1:22 PM EDT The Grammy-winning group Train has been making waves with its wine club , and now, the trio is taking the next step with its own wine. Starting next week, fans will be able to buy Drops of Jupiter Petite Sirah wine from Train's online wine club and other outlets. The name is a nod to one…

  4. Train Plots 'Save Me, San Francisco' Follow-up

    July 26, 2010 10:00 AM EDT Though Train is still rolling with the success of 2009's "Save Me, San Francisco" and its Top 5 hit "Hey, Soul Sister," frontman Pat Monahan can't wait to start working on the group's next effort. "I feel incredible -- not just motivated but like I'…

  5. Train Back On Track With New Album, Tour

    October 26, 2009 11:30 AM EDT Train's two-year hiatus after touring to support 2006's "For Me It's You" "probably saved the band and prolonged the life of the band," according to guitarist Jimmy Stafford. "It was a good break," says Stafford, who regrouped with singer Pat…

  6. Video: Train Rocks Ukes, Talks "San Francisco"

    October 20, 2009 4:58 PM EDT With new album "Save Me San Francisco" out on Oct. 27 and a tour kicking off tonight (Oct. 20) in Seattle, Train stopped by Billboard.com to perform first single "Hey, Soul Sister" and 2001 top five hit "Drops of Jupiter" and to chat about the new album, rocking…

  7. Train Song Debut: "Hey Soul Sister"

    August 10, 2009 9:47 AM EDT Known for early-millenium hits like "Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me)" and "Meet Virginia," Train is back and gearing up for the release of its fifth studio album, "Save Me San Francisco," due October 27 on Columbia. Exclusively on Billboard.com, listen to the band&…

  8. Train's Monahan Goes Solo With 'Last Of Seven'

    July 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Momentarily stepping away from his main band, Train frontman Pat Monahan has wrapped work on his solo debut with producer Patrick Leonard. "Last of Seven" is due Sept. 18 via Columbia. Momentarily stepping away from his main band, Train frontman Pat Monahan has wrapped work on his…

  9. Train Makes Bid For Longevity With Third Set

    May 28, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. In these troubled times, even platinum-plus bands like Train are expected to watch their pennies. But that is just fine with frontman Pat Monahan. "We did get hit with spending less on this album, but that's been happening to us from…