Welcome to an epic journey that puts Billy Connolly in the company of three things he loves dearly - trains, America and his banjo. Ride with Billy Connolly as he circumnavigates the four corners of the United States on the magic carpet made of steel that is America's rail network. Beginning in Chicago and finishing in New York, Billy will head into the vast and astonishing landscapes that make up America's backyard. An epic 26 states and over 6,000 miles of cities, coast, mountains, desert and swamp. With unseen footage, intimate scenes of Billy playing his beloved banjo and off camera moments, it's a privileged and alternative take on Billy's experience of America's backyard.