Freight Train Boogie Podcasts
A weekly Americana music show featuring mostly new releases from the best indie roots artists. Permission has been granted for all of the tracks played on the Freight Train Boogie podcasts.

Show #292


Kevin Deal - Nothing Left To Prove  (Nothing Left To Prove)

Audrey Auld - Hey Warden  (Hey Warden)

John Cowan - The Things I Haven't Done (Sixty)

The Mavericks - What Am I Supposed to Do (Mono)

(mic break)

Andrew Combs - Strange Bird  (All These Dreams)

Kristin Andreassen - Azalea  (Gondolier)

Stan Martin - Come On Trouble  (Whiskey Morning)

Kevin Deal - Let Them Horses Run  (Nothing Left To Prove)

(mic break)

Jorma Kaukonen - The Other Side of the Mountain  (Ain't In No Hurry)

Grifters & Shills - Devil’s On My Side  (Watershed)

Whitehorse - You  Get Older  
(Leave No Bridge Unburned)

(mic break)

Pharis & Jason Romero - A Wanderer I'll Stay (A Wanderer I'll Stay)

Owen Campbell - Highway Bound  (The Pilgrim)

Tom Paxton - Skeeters'll Gitcha  (Redemption Road)

Eilen Jewel - That's Why I'm Walkin'  (Signature Sounds 20th Anniversary Collection: Rarities from the Second Decade)

(mic break)

Kevin Deal - Play Me a Country Song   (Nothing Left To Prove)


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(March 20th, 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-292.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:27 PM

Show #291


James McMurtry -  How'm I Gonna Find You Now (Complicated Game)

The Lied To’s -  Carry Your Boots  (The Lied To's)

Matt Hillyer -  Home Is Where The Heartbreak Is  (If These Old Bones Could Talk)

Caroline Spence - Whiskey Watered Down  (Somehow)

(mic break)
Rodney Rice - Break Your Heart  (Empty Pockets and a Troubled Mind)

Wrinkle Neck Mules - Whiskers & Sparklers  (I Never Thought It Would Go This Far)

Melanie Devaney - Sink or Swim  (Single Subject Notebook)

James McMurtry - Forgotten Coast  (Complicated Game)

(mic break)

Gwyneth Moreland - Jumping Joan  (Ceilings, Floors and Open Doors)

Steve Earle & the Dukes - You're the Best Lover That I Ever Had  (Terraplane)

Joe Sundell - Fire & Flood  (Joe Sundell)

Ethan Jano –I Don't Care (I’ll be Fine)

(mic break)

Ryan Culwell – Never Gonna Cry  (Flatlands)

Elana James - Only You  (Black Beauty)

(mic break)

James McMurtry - Deaver's Crossing  (Complicated Game)


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(March 13th, 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-291.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:17 PM

 Show #290


Rev. Peyton's Big Damn Band - Pot Roast and Kisses  (So Delicious)

Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line -  Don’t Care (Wake)

Waylon Speed – Coming Down Again  (Kin)

American Aquarium - Southern Sadness  (Wolves)

(mic break)

Gretchen Peters - When You Comin' Home  (Blackbirds)

Nick Shaheen - State Song  (Sauvignon)

Paul Thorn - Backslide on Friday  (Too Blessed To Be Stressed)

Rev. Peyton's Big Damn Band -  Pickin Pawpaws  (So Delicious)

(mic break)

Parker McCollum - Prohibition Rose  (The Limestone Kid)

Kelsey Waldon - Town Clown  (The Goldmine)

Jim Ed Brown - When the Sun Says Hello To the Mountain  (In Style Again)

(mic break)

Robert Earl Keen - Twisted Laurel  (Happy Prisoner: The Bluegrass Sessions)

Lindsay Lou & The Flaybellys -  Criminal Style  (Ionia)

Martin Sexton -  Do It Daily  (Mixtape of the Open Road)

(mic break)

Rev. Peyton's Big Damn Band - You’re Not Rich  (So Delicious)

Direct download: ftb-290.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:45 PM

 Show #289


Anne McCue - Devil In The Middle  (Blue Sky Thinkin')

Josh Buckley -  April Fool  (Blind Side of the Heart)

W.B. Givens - The Desert  (Locomotion)

Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors - Here We Go  (Medicine)

(mic break)

Gurf Morlix - Blue Smoke  Eatin’ At Me
Owl Country - Sacred Ground  (Owl Country)

The Last Hombres - Dreams  (Odd Fellows Rest)

Anne McCue - Little White Cat  (Blue Sky Thinkin')

(mic break)

The Zuni Mountain Boys - Radio  (The Zuni Mountain Boys)

Scott Hrabko & The Rabbits - Died & Gone To Heaven  (Biscuits & Gravy)

The Loose Canyons - If We Don't Know  (Striver’s Row)

6 String Drag -  Drive Around Town  (Roots Rock 'N' Roll)

(mic break)

Anne McCue - Save A Life  (Blue Sky Thinkin')


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(Feb. 27th, 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-289.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:44 PM

 Show #288


Barnstar! - Flaming Red  (Sit Down! Get Up! Get Out!)

40 Watt Dreams - Kansas  (After the Show)

Jim Lauderdale - We Will Rock Again  (I'm A Song)

The Bros. Landreth – Going To The Country (Let It Lie)

(mic break)

Craig Market & Thomm Jutz - More Than The Miles  (Nowhere To Hide)

Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley - My Way Is The Highway  (Before the Sun Goes Down)

Madison King - You & Me  (Onward and Upward)

Cisco & Dewey -  Movin’ On Down  (Cisco & Dewey)

Barnstar! - Barnstable County (Sit Down! Get Up! Get Out!)

(mic break)

J. Tex & the Volunteers - This Old Banjo (Old Ways vs. New Ways)

Flatland Tourists - No Work, No Pay (Flatland Tourists)

Kenny Butterill - Old Man and the Kid  (Troubadour Tales)

Great Spirit – Pow-Wow (Front Porch To Frontier)

Justin Townes Earle - Farther from Me  (Absent Fathers)

(mic break) 

Barnstar! - Six Foot Pine Box  (Sit Down! Get Up! Get Out!)


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(Feb. 14th, 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-288.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:33 PM

 Show #287


Jim White vs. The Packway Handle Band - Smack Dab in a Big Tornado  (Take It Like A Man)

Kelley Swindall - California  (Pronounced K e Le Swin 'dl)

Mark Jones & Twenty Paces - Mountains  (Breaking Even)

James Carothers - New Country Singers  (Honky Tonk Land)

(mic break)

Jake Xerxes Fussell - All In Down and Out  (Jake Xerxes Fussell)

The Westies -  Devil  (West Side Stories)

The Hello Strangers - What You Don't Know  (The Hello Strangers)

Jim White vs. The Packway Handle Band - Not a Song  (Take It Like A Man)

(mic break)

Flagship Romance - A Strange Thing  (Fee Fie Foh Fun)

Jay Semko - Clean  (Flora Vista)

The J. Miller Band - Horns to Halos  (One More High One More Low)

Carolina Story - Crash And Burn  (Chapter Two)

Frazey Ford - September Fields  (Indian Ocean)

(mic break)

Jim White vs. The Packway Handle Band - Sorrows Shine  (Take It Like A Man)

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(Feb. 6th, 2015)
Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-287.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:37 AM

Show #286


Ryan Bingham - Nobody Knows My Trouble  (Fear & Saturday Night)

Jerry Hannan - Everything's Gonna Be Alright  (The Light Gets Brighter)

Amy McCarley – Hands Tied  (Jet Engines)

Jack Kerowax -  Moonshine Barber  (Kerowax)

(mic break)

Low Country Hill - At Least For Today (Low Country Hill)

The Better Halves - I Wish We Could Go Out Tonight  (All Over the Map)

Van Darien - Cannonball  (Silent Sparrow)

Ryan Bingham  - Radio  (Fear & Saturday Night)

(mic break)

The Sweet Lowdown - You Can Find The North  (Chasing The Sun)

Garrett James -  Your Ghost  (The Bison EP)

The Loudermilks - Quite Honestly  (The Loudermilks)

Joseph Eid - Something Real  (Human)

(mic break)

Ryan Bingham - Fear And Saturday Night  (Fear & Saturday Night)


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(Jan. 31st, 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-286.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:58 AM

Show #285

Victor Krummenacher - Hard To See Trouble Coming   (Hard To See Trouble Coming)

Anna Tival - Grace and Gasoline  (Before Machines)

Shoebox Letters -  Take A Deep Breath  (Honest Truth)

Lyal Strickland - Every Time It Starts to Rain  (Balanced on Barbed Wire)

(mic break)

The Hiders - Loaded As A Gun  (Totem)

Twang Dragons -  Lost Soul  (3 Chords and a Lie)

Seth Walker - Grab Ahold  (Sky Still Blue)

Victor Krummenacher - If I Could Only Close My Eyes  (Hard To See Trouble Coming)

(mic break)

Whiskey Shivers - Friends  (Whiskey Shivers)

Ted Murray Jones - Monteagle  (The Road Home)

Miss Laurie Ann & The Saddletones - Better Get It (Ease My Mind)

Todd Adelman - Red Headed Woman With A Gibson Guitar  (Highways & Lowways)

(mic break)

Victor Krummenacher - Tennessee & Pancho  (Hard To See Trouble Coming)


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(Jan. 23rd, 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-285.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:02 AM

 Show #284


Leftover Salmon - High Country (High Country)

Annie Lou - In the Country  (Tried and True)

The Felice Brothers - Bird on Broken Wing  (Favorite Waitress)

Scott MacLeod -  2 Run Lead  (Flicker and Fade )

(mic break)

Nell Robinson – Happy To Go  (Nell Robinson & Rose of No-Man’s Land)

Small Town Lights - Small Town Lights  (Small Town Lights)

Mark Jungers -  Everybody Knows But Me  (I'll See You Again)

Leftover Salmon - Home Cookin'  (High Country)

(mic break)

Sarah Lou Richards - Don't Break My Heart  (The Woman Behind The Curtain)

The Loudermilks - Come Along With Me  (The Loudermilks)

Stephen Chadwick - Let's Do This Thing  (Let's Do This Thing)

Giulia Millanta - Lost In Space (The Funambulist)

Danny Medakovic - Big Yellow Moon   (Jolley Cut)

Kacey Jones - One Click Away  (Amen For Old Friends)

Cary Morin - Tiny Town (Tiny Town)

Leftover Salmon - Better Day (High Country)


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(Jan. 17th, 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-284.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:21 PM

Show #283


Cracker - California Country Boy  (Berkeley to Bakersfield)

Katie Garibaldi - Lock the Door, Lose the Key  (Follow Your Heart)

Blue Mother Tupelo - Penny Roll  (Only Sunshine)

David Nelson Band - I Don't Need It Anymore  (Once in a Blue Moon)

(mic break)

Emma Hill - Hard Love (Denali)

Seven Handle Circus - Not So Lucky  (Shadows on the Wall)

David G Smith - One House (One House)

Cracker - Get On Down the Road  (Berkeley to Bakersfield)

(mic break)

Richie Jenkin - Holy Smoke  (Four Songs)

Hannah Aldridge - Howlin' Bones  (Razor Wire)

Ronnie Fauss - A Natural End   (Built To Break)

Brad Boyer - Big Rig Driver  (Montagu Hotel)

Memphis Dawls –The Law (Rooted in the Bone)

(mic break)

Cracker - Waited My Whole Life  (Berkeley to Bakersfield)



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(Jan. 9th, 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-283.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:37 PM