Train opened up a joint tour with Maroon 5 this past weekend and they're performing a ton of songs from their latest album Save Me, San Francisco. Before the release of the album they hadn't had a lot of success in releasing a hit song. Lead singer Pat Monahan and the band never gave up and they had some encouragement from an unlikely supporter. Hear his thanks after the jump.

Howard Stern is a supporter and believer in Train. This is what Pat had to say:

The Maroon 5 / Train co-headlining tour will be in Dallas at the Gexa Energy Pavilion on Friday, September 23rd with Matt Nathanson opening up the show.