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 #309


The Dustbowl Revival - Lampshade On  (With A Lampshade On)

Madisen​ Ward and the ​Mama​ Bear - Silent Movies  (Skeleton Crew)

Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys -  Hot Hands  (Ionia)

Runner Of The Woods - Good Things Will Come (Thirsty Valley)

(mic break)

The Meadows Brothers - Understanding You (Won’t be Troubled)

Samantha Crain - Big Rock  (Under Branch & Thorn & Tree)

Scott Hrabko & The Rabbits - I Dreamed I Quit my Job  (Biscuits & Gravity)

The Dustbowl Revival - Never Had To Go  (With A Lampshade On)

(mic break)

Old Man Luedecke - The Early Days (Domestic Eccentric)

Elana James - Reunion (Livin' Your Dream)  (Black Beauty)

Kevin Sekhani - Ballad of a Lonely Clown   (Day Ain't Done)

Moors and McCumber - If Living Was Easy  (Pandemonium)

Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams - Surrender to Love  (Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams)

(mic break)

The Dustbowl Revival - Standing Next To Me  (With A Lampshade On)

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(July 30th 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-309.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:07 AM

Show #308


Jason Isbell - If It Takes a Lifetime  (Something More Than Free)

Underhill Rose – Our Time is Done  (The Great Tomorrow)

Gurf Morlix - Elephant's Graveyard  (Eatin’ At Me)

Claude Diamond - Duct Tape World Of Mine  (Trouble On Memory Lane)

(mic break)

Kaia Kater - When Sorrows Encompass Me Round  (Sorrow Bound)

The Lonesome Trio - Appalachia Apologia  (The Lonesome Trio)

The Better Halves - For the Birds  (All Over the Map)

Jason Isbell - 24 Frames  (Something More Than Free)

(mic break)

The Kropotkins - The Stars of Country Music Greet the Spring  (Portents of Love)

The Mavericks - What You Do to Me  (Mono)

HoneyHoney - You and I (3)

Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line -  Dreamin’  (Wake)

Red Heart Alarm - Autumn  (Hammer Anvil Stirrup)

(mic break)

Jason Isbell - Speed Trap Town  (Something More Than Free)


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(July 24th 2015)

Bill Frater


Direct download: ftb-308.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:44 PM

Show #307


Beth Bombara - Found Your Way  (Beth Bombara)

Aaron Burdett - Stark Raving Sober  (Tinderbox)

6 String Drag -  Choppin' Block  (Roots Rock 'N' Roll)

Ken Will Morton - Long Gone Daddy  (All’s Fair in Love & War)

(mic break)

Jessi McNeal - Walk Me Out  (Promised Land)

Matt Keating - This Perfect Crime (This Perfect Crime)

Parker McCollum - Meet You In The Middle  (The Limestone Kid)

Beth Bombara - Thunder and Rain  (Beth Bombara)

(mic break)

Jason Titley - Ticking The Boxes  (Still Rollin’)

Aaron Burdett - Old Oak Table (Tinderbox)

Justin Townes Earle - Someone Will Pay  (Absent Fathers)

Nikki Talley - Mockingbird  (Out From The Harbor)

(mic break)

Beth Bombara - It Slips Away  (Beth Bombara)

Aaron Burdett - Write What You Know  (Tinderbox)

Direct download: ftb-307.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:41 AM

Show #306


Freedy Johnston – Baby, Baby Come Home (Neon Repairman)

Cat Canteri - See My Bones  (When We Were Young)

Richard Thompson - Beatnik Walking  (Still)

Texas Martha and the House of Twang - Long Way From Home  (Long Way From Home)

(mic break)

Matt Lax and Nearly Beloved - It Just Happens (This House of Mine)

Will Hoge - Guitar or a Gun  (Small Town Dreams)

Tia McGraff - What A Heart Must Do  (Crazy Beautiful)

Sour Bridges - Carry On  (Sour Bridges)

(mic break)

Jami Lynn - The North Wind  (Fall is a Good Time to Die)

The SteelDrivers - Brother John  (The Muscle Shoals Recordings)

Phil Cody - Johnny Strikes Up The Band  (Cody Sings Zevon)

Danny Morris and the California Stars - The Honky Tonk That Used To Be Here (Danny Morris and the California Stars)

(mic break)

Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank - Everybody's Got A Baby But Me  (American Shuffle)

Vince Matthews and Jim Casey - Laid Back Country Picker (The Kingston Springs Suite)

(mic break)

Kacey Musgraves - Biscuits (Pageant Material)


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(July 10th 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-306.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:02 PM

Show #305


Uncle Lucius - The Light  (The Light)

Maura Kennedy - Bicycles With Broken Spokes  (Villanelle: The Songs Of Maura Kennedy And B.D. Love)

Lyal Strickland - Knocking Down Doors  (Balanced on Barbed Wire)

The Earnest Lovers - No Songs Came By Today (Sing Sad Songs)

(mic break)

The Milk Carton Kids - Monterey (Monterey)

The Railsplitters -Tilt-A-Whirl  (The Faster It Goes)

Jerry Castle - Need You  (South Holston)

Uncle Lucius - Age of Reason  (The Light)

(mic break)

Poor Man’s Whiskey - Whiskey Under The Bridge (Whiskey Under The Bridge)

Brock Zeman - Pulling Your Sword Out of The Devil's Back  (Pulling Your Sword Out of The Devil's Back)

40 Watt Dreams - Little Red Bird  (After the Show)

Shawn Nelson - Tighten Up  (The Devil's River)

Dale Watson - Jonesin' for Jones  (Call Me Insane)

(mic break)

Uncle Lucius - No Time Flat (The Light)


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(July 2nd, 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-305.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:14 PM

Show #304


Sam Outlaw - Who Do You Think You Are (Angeleno)

Claire Holley - Love In A Bowl  (Time In The Middle)

David Nelson Band - Talkin’ Back  (Once in a Blue Moon)

The Deslondes - The Real Deal (The Deslondes)

(mic break)

Danny Schmidt - Faith Will Always Rise  (Owls)

Buzz Holland - Whole Lotta Country (Late Bloomer)

Sarah Lou Richards - Mile Marker 1  (The Woman Behind The Curtain)

Sam Outlaw - Ghost Town  (Angeleno)

(mic break)

Amy Black - Get To Me (Muscle Shoals Sessions)

Cisco & Dewey -  Goodbye Little Bluebird  (Cisco & Dewey)

Jack Tempchin - The High Cost of Hate (Let's make Some Lawyers Rich) (Room To Run)

John Knutson - My Dog Jake (Shake the Blues)

(mic break)

Michael Hinckley - Hang A Black Cloth  (Hang A Black Cloth)

Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard - It's All Going To Pot (Django and Jimmie)

(mic break)

Sam Outlaw - Jesus Take the Wheel (And Drive Me to a Bar) (Angeleno)


Direct download: ftb-304.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:18 PM

Show #303


The Mike + Ruthy Band - Bright As You Can  (Bright As You Can)

Great Peacock - Making Ghosts  (Making Ghosts)

The Westies -  Hell's Kitchen  (West Side Stories)

Screen Door Porch - A Little More  (Modern Settler)

(mic break)

Christian Lopez Band – Seven Years (Onward)

Front Country - Like a River  (Sake Of The Sound)

Mark Utley - Four In The Morning  (Bulletville)

The Mike + Ruthy Band - Golden Eye (Bright As You Can)

(mic break)

Grant Dermody - Sun Might Shine  (Sun Might Shine on Me)

Robert Sarazin Blake - Ok, Ok, Ok  (Robt Sarazin Blake)

Eilen Jewell - Worried Mind  (Sundown Over Ghost Town)

Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley - Before the Sun Goes Down  (Before the Sun Goes Down)

Whitey Morgan and the 78’s - Me And The Whiskey  (Sonic Ranch)

(mic break)

The Mike + Ruthy Band - The Ghost of Richard Manuel  (Bright As You Can)


Direct download: ftb-303.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:02 AM

Show #302


Sarah Gayle Meech – Tennessee Love Song  (Tennessee Love Song)

Woody Pines - Anything for Love (Woody Pines)

The Show Ponies - Stupid   (Run For Your Life)

Shoebox Letters - Buckle Up  (Buckle Up)

(mic break)

Mandolin Orange - Old Ties and Companions (Such Jubilee)

The Hummingbyrds - Day Drinking  (The Hummingbyrds)

Burke Long - Freedom   (Silver Queen)

Sarah Gayle Meech - No Mess  (Tennessee Love Song)

(mic break)

Woody Pines - This Train Rolls By  (Woody Pines)

Jerry Lawson - Woman In White   (Just a Mortal Man)

Hot Rize – You Were On My Mind This Morning  (When I’m Free)

Kevin Abernathy -  Moto Kids   (Ain't Learned Yet)

(mic break)

Corinne West - Give Our Ships Away (Starlight Highway)

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

Kenny Knight - Does He Hide (Crosswords)

(mic break)

Woody Pines - Little Stella Blue (Woody Pines)

Sarah Gayle Meech Stay Gold  (Tennessee Love Song)

Direct download: ftb-302.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:59 PM

Show #301


Jimmy LaFave - The Beauty of You  (The Night Tribe)

Surrender Hill - Sunday Morning  (Surrender Hill)

Todd Adelman - Long Arm of the Law  (Highways & Lowways)

Will Hoge - Guitar or a Gun  (Small Town Dreams)

(mic break)

Adrienne Tooley - Nowhere Girl (Nowhere Girl)

Sons Of Bill - Road To Canaan  (Love & Logic)

Canebreakers - Little, Light Inside  (Frame and Floor)

Jimmy LaFave  - Trying To Get Back to You  (The Night Tribe)

(mic break)

The Revelers - Pus Whiskey (No More Whiskey) (Get Ready)

Darryl Holter – California Stars  (Radio Songs: Woody Guthrie in Los Angeles 1937-1939)

Craig Moreau -  Somebody Tell Her (The Daredevil Kid)

Kevin So - June Carter Cash (Countryside)

Rhett Miller with Black Prairie - Reasons To Live  (The Traveler)

(mic break)

Jimmy LaFave  - The Roads of The Earth  (The Night Tribe)


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(May 29th, 2015)

Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-301.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:53 PM

Show #300


Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell - The Traveling Kind  (The Traveling Kind)

Songs From The Road Band - Traveling Show  (Traveling Show)

Don Pedigo - The Spirit of Jimmy Reed  (The Cross Eyed Sessions)

Todd Grebe & Cold Country - Luckiest Man Here on Earth  (Citizen)

(mic break)

Shelby Lynne  - I Can’t Imagine  (I Can’t Imagine)

Pete Rubens - Sweet Talkin'  (Sweet Talkin’)

Reverend Freakchild -  All I got is Now (Hillbilly Zen-Punk Blues)

Banditos –  Still Sober (After All These Beers) (Banditos)

(mic break)

The Honey Dewdrops - Low Lands  (Tangled Country)

MilkDrive - Bad Girl  (Places You’ve Not Been)

Ron Sexsmith - Is Anybody Going to San Antone  (Carousel One)

The Malpass Brothers - I Found Someone To Love  (The Malpass Brothers)

(mic break)

Charlie Parr - Over the Red Cider (Stumpjumper)

The Grahams - Kansas City (Glory Bound)

(mic break)

Darrell Scott 
 Country Music, I'm Talking to You (10: Songs of Ben Bullington)


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(May 22nd, 2015)

Bill Frater



Direct download: ftb-300.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:13 PM