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.
 
Freight Train Boogie podcast #51 Podcast # 51 is a Best of '09 show featuring songs from many of my picks from my Top 20 CD releases of the year, (see previous post.)   The full playlist is posted below.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to or download the show and here's the direct download link to listen right now on your computer.  Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast.  Please  email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts.


Show #51
(Best of 2009)


DAVE ALVIN & THE GUILTY WOMEN- River Under The Road Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women
PAUL BURCH - Waiting For My Ship Still Your Man
EILEN JEWELL - Rain Roll On Sea Of Tears
RED STICK RAMBLERS - Goodbye To The Blues My Suitcase Is Always Packed
(mic break)
RED ROOSTER - Borrowed Money Walk
SLAID CLEAVES - Black T-Shirt Everything You Love Will Be Taken Away
DADDY - I Want To Be Clean For A Second Time
ROSIE FLORES & THE PINE VALLEY COSMONAUTS - This Cat's In The Doghouse Girl of the Century
(mic break)


DAVE RAWLINGS MACHINE - Ruby A Friend of a Friend
CAROLYN MARK & NQ ARBUCKLE - The 2nd Time Let's Just Stay Here
THE BAND OF HEATHENS - L.A. County Blues One Foot in the Ether
THE GOURDS - All the Way to Jericho Haymaker!
(mic break)
SARA WATKINS - Will We Go Sara Watkins

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-51.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:47am PDT

Freight Train Boogie podcast #49 Show #49 features a hodgepodge of recent independent Americana releases,   Artists include DAVID WILCOX, NELL ROBINSON, THE O'S, and JUDY TAMPA & BUNKO SQUAD. The full playlist is posted below.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to or download the show and here's the direct download link to listen right now on your computer.  Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast.  Please  email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts.

Show #49

AMERICAN GUN - Girl In Texas Devil Showed Me His Hand
JUDY TAMPA & BUNKO SQUAD - Blindsided Tainted
ANDY FRIEDMAN & THE OTHER FAILURES- Road Trippin' Daddy Weary Things
THE SHANKS - Oh, Oakland Russian River Songs
(mic break)
DAVID WILCOX - Modern World Open Hand
PEGGY WHITE - Still The One Falling
WINK KEZIAH - Country Comes To Town Hard Times
LODA DIMES - I Got Drinkin' To Do 10¢ Instant Rebate
(mic break)


NELL ROBINSON - Misty Moonlight Loango
THE O'S -  We've Had Everything We Are the O's
KELLY MANIX - Precious Emerald City
ASYLUM STREET SPANKERS -   Volkswagen Thing God's Favorite Band
(mic break)
KATHRYN WILLIAMS and NEILL MacCOLL - Armchair Two

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-49.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:40pm PDT

Freight Train Boogie podcast #48 Show #48 features the new CD by CHIP TAYLOR called Yonkers NY.  Also new releases from  STAN MARTIN and WRINKLE NECK MULES. The full playlist is posted below.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe or download the show and here's the direct download link to listen right now on your computer. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast.  Please  email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts.


Show #48


CHIP TAYLOR - Hey Jonny (Did You Feel That Movie) Yonkers, NY
BARNEY BENTALL -  Hold My Heart The Inside Passage
MANDY MARIE AND THE COOL HAND LUKES - This Old Tattoo $600 Boots
WRINKLE NECK MULES - One Hand In The Furnace Let the Lead Fly
(mic break)
CAROLINE HERRING- See See Rider Golden Apples of the Sun
ISRAEL NASH GRIPKA - Let Me Down New York Town
JAY SIMS - Rest Of The Way Half Souls and Heals
CHIP TAYLOR - Barry Go On (Put Yourself On The Mountain) Yonkers, NY
(mic break)


TRAMPLED BY TURTLES - Empire Duluth
SHOTGUN PARTY - Paints A Yates Mean Old Way
STAN MARTIN - Missing You Blues Love Ain't That Tough
TOM CATMULL AND THE CLERICS - After I'm Gone Glamour Puss
(mic break)
CHIP TAYLOR - Bastard Brothers Yonkers, NY

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie


Direct download: ftb-48.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:19am PDT

Freight Train Boogie podcast #47 Show #47 features the new CD by DAVE RAWLINGS MACHINE called A Friend of a Friend.  Also new releases from  CORRINNE WEST and STEVEN CASPER & COWBOY ANGST. The full playlist is posted below.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe or download the show and here's the direct download link to listen right now on your computer. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast.  Please  email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts.

 

Show #47


DAVE RAWLINGS MACHINE - How's About You A Friend of a Friend
DOUG & TELISHA WILLIAMS -  Kitchen Light Ghost of the Knoxville Girl
GREAT LAKE SWIMMERS - Still Lost Channels
CHRIS SMITHER - I Told You So Time Stands Still
(mic break)
CORRINNE WEST - Lily Ann The Promise
JOHNSON'S CROSSROAD - Those Lonesome Blues Blood in Black and White
MATT URMY - Renaissance Rodeo New Season Comin' (East Nashville, Volume 3)
DAVE RAWLINGS MACHINE - Sweet Tooth A Friend of a Friend
(mic break)

STONE RIVER BOYS - Bluebonnet Blue (EP)
BETTY SOO - Get Clean Heat Sin Water Skin
THE COALMEN - Houston Memory Kids With Songs
STEVEN CASPER & COWBOY ANGST - Takes Me Back Topanga Ranch Motel
(mic break)
DAVE RAWLINGS MACHINE - Bells Of Harlem A Friend of a Friend


Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Wolfgang's Vault - Posters
Direct download: ftb-47.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:00am PDT

Freight Train Boogie podcast #46 Show #46 features the new CD by SHELLEY KING called Welcome Home ... and she's backed by the subdudes. Also new releases from  REBECCA TURNER, CHUCK PROPHET and LEEANN ATHERTON. The full playlist is posted below.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe or download the show and here's the direct download link to listen right now on your computer. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please  email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts.

Show #46

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SHELLEY KING - Everything's All Right Welcome Home
CHUCK PROPHET - What Can A Mother Do Let Freedom Ring!
NORTON BUFFALO - Lovin' in the Valley of the Moon Lovin' in the Valley of the Moon
THE DIXIE BEE-LINERS - Heavy - Susanville
(mic break)
LEEANN ATHERTON - Daily Blues Heart Traveled Road
ERNEST TROOST - Real Music Resurrection Blues
DeSOTO RUST - Six Appeals Highway Gothic
SHELLEY KING - How You Make Me Feel Welcome Home
(mic break)

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REBECCA TURNER -Listen Slowpokes
ALLEN THOMPSON - All These Years 26 Years
THE ALLENDALES - Drunkard's Dream of Immortality Low Morals & High Standards
ANGELA EASTERLING - Big Wide World Blacktop Road
(mic break)
SHELLEY KING - Welcome Home Welcome Home

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie
Direct download: ftb-46.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:28pm PDT

Freight Train Boogie podcast #45 The new CD by DANNY BARNES called Pizza Box is featured on Show #45... it's released with backup vocals and full support of "big star" DAVE MATTHEWS. Also new releases from MATT HARLAN, JO SERRAPERE and ROSIE FLORES. The full playlist is posted below.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe or download the show and here's the direct download link to listen right now on your computer. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please  email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts.

Show #45

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DANNY BARNES - Caveman Pizza Box
JO SERRAPERE - Gotham Hotel Love Going South
JOHNSMITH - Jay Bird Gravity of Grace
GREG TROOPER - Angel The Williamsburg Affair
(mic break)
ROSIE FLORES & THE PINE VALLEY COSMONAUTS - Halfway Home Girl of the Century
MATT HARLAN - Elizabethtown Tips & Compliments
THE BLUSHIN' ROULETTES - That Dream I Had Took to the Country
DANNY BARNES - Broken Clock Pizza Box
(mic break)

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ERIC ROBERTSON & THE BOSTON BOYS - You and Me Listen
STEVIE COYLE - She Ain't Got Me Ten in One
PORTERDAVIS - Smack You Back Porterdavis
SUSAN GIBSON -  Perfect World New Dog, Old Tricks
(mic break)
DANNY BARNES - Overdue Pizza Box

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-45.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:29pm PDT

Freight Train Boogie podcast #44 GEOFF MULDAUR & THE TEXAS SHEIKS have a new CD that is featured on Show #44... it's full of jug-band-country-blues played by an all-star band. Also new releases from EMMITT-NERSHI BAND, BRANDI CARLILE and TOM GILLAM. The full playlist is posted below.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe or download the show and here's the direct download link to listen right now on your computer. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please  email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts.

Show #44
GEOFF MULDAUR & THE TEXAS SHEIKS - The World is Going Wrong Texas Sheiks
HOT CLUB OF COWTOWN - What You Meant to Me  Wishful Thinking
WORKS PROGRESS ADMINISTRATION Always Have My Love WPA
TOM GILLAM - Ride Had Enough

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(mic break)
CRACKER - Friends (w/Patterson Hood)  Sunrise in the Land of Milk and Honey
GRANT PEEPLES - Real Country Pawnshop
AMANDA SHIRES- Angels And Acrobats West Cross Timbers
GEOFF MULDAUR & THE TEXAS SHEIKS - Blues In The Bottle Texas Sheiks
(mic break)
EMMITT-NERSHI BAND - New Country Blues New Country Blues
HOOTS AND HELLMOUTH - Root Of The Industry The Holy Open Secret
THE FAMOUS - Spooky Spooky Time
BRANDI CARLILE - Dying Days Give Up The Ghost
TOM LAVERACK - Coney Island Heart Cave Drawings
(mic break)
GEOFF MULDAUR & THE TEXAS SHEIKS - Please, Baby Texas Sheiks

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-44.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:51pm PDT

Freight Train Boogie podcast #43 The new CD by SAM BUSH entitled Circles Around Me is featured on Show #43. Also new releases from MALCOLM HOLCOLME, ELLIOTT BROOD and EXENE CERVENKA. The full playlist is posted below.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe or download the show and here's the direct download link to listen right now on your computer. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please  email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts.

Show #43

SAM BUSH - You Left Me Alone Circles Around Me
MALCOLM HOLCOLME - Leonard's Pigpen For The Mission Baby
SONS OF BILL - Broken Bottles One Town Away
EXENE CERVENKA - Trojan Horse Somewhere Gone
(mic break)

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RED ROOSTER - Black Point Road Walk
SAMANTHA CRAIN - Scissor Tales Songs in the Night
GUY CLARK - Wrong Side Of The Tracks Somedays The Song Write You
SAM BUSH - Circles Around Me Circles Around Me
(mic break)
SARA PETITE - Doghouse Rose Doghouse Rose
OWEN TEMPLE - Making a Life Dollars and Dimes
THE ROSELINE - Profit Lust for Luster
ELLIOTT BROOD - Without Again Mountain Meadows
(mic break)
SAM BUSH - The Ballad of Stringbean and Estelle Circles Around Me

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie
Direct download: ftb-43.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:48am PDT

Freight Train Boogie podcast #42 TOM RUSSELL's a new CD called Blood And Candle Smoke  is featured on Show #42. Also new releases from REBECCA PRONSKY and CORB LUND. The full playlist is posted below.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe or download the show and here's the  direct download link to listen right now on your computer. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please  email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts.

Show #42

TOM RUSSELL - East Of Woodstock, West Of Viet Nam Blood And Candle Smoke
REBECCA PRONSKY - The Best Game In Town The Best Game In Town
JUBAL LEE YOUNG - I Refuse The Last Free Place in America
WINK KEZIAH - Sometime You Win Hard Times

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(mic break)
KATE MacLEOD - The Day Is Mine Blooming
PETER COOPER - Mission Door Mission Door
CORB LUND - Devil's Best Dress Losin' Lately Gambler
TOM RUSSELL - Mississippi River Runnin' Backwards Blood And Candle Smoke
(mic break)
JASON EADY - God Fearing Blues When The Money's All Gone
KIM RICHARDSON - Devil On A Sunday True North
ADAM HOOD - Varnado Different Groove
MICHAEL FORD, JR. & THE APACHE DERBY -   Sweet Louisianne 1988
(mic break)
TOM RUSSELL - Nina Simone Blood And Candle Smoke

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-42..mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:28am PDT

Freight Train Boogie podcast #41 Kitchen Radio, the debut CD from TERI JOYCE that is featured on Show #41. Also new releases from MARIA MULDAUR and GRANT DAVIDSON. The full playlist is posted below.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe or download the show and here's the  direct download link to listen right now on your computer. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts.

Show #41


TERI JOYCE - Don't Look For Me 'Til You See Me Comin' Kitchen Radio
MIKE AMABILE & RUN OVER TWICE - John and Marianne Better Side Of Me
GRIFFIN HOUSE - Let Me In Flying Upside Down
AMY SPEACE - Dog Days The Killer In Me

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(mic break)
AMY FARRIS - Let It Go Anyway
YARN - 5 Guitars Empty Pockets
GRANT DAVIDSON - Fool Of Me Tired Limbs For Ashes
TERI JOYCE - I Can't Help Myself Kitchen Radio
(mic break)

 

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BLUE MOTHER TUPELO -  Tupelo Heaven and Earth
MARIA MULDAUR - Shake Hands And Tell Me Goodbye Garden of Joy
AJ DOWNING - Up North River of Life
TWO TONS OF STEEL - Wanna Dance Not That Lucky
(mic break)
TERI JOYCE - The Party After The Party Kitchen Radio

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-41.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:37am PDT