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 #100, The Best of 2010

FTB Show #100 features song selections from my Best of 2010 list.   My full in-order list is posted here.  Some of the CD's on the bigger labels have not given me permission to use their music so they are not included here.  These artsits include JAMEY JOHNSON,CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS and ELVIS COSTELLO.  our input is always encouraged and appreciated. Please email me with any questions or suggestions for the podcasts.  frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com

The full playlist is posted below.  Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the Freight Train Boogie podcast.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!  And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss

Also, starting the first of the year, all FTB podcast playlists with players and iTunes links will be posted at FTBpodcasts.com only.

Show #100 Best of 2010

JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE - Ain’t Waitin’ - Harlem River Blues


YVETTE LANDRY  Growing Old - Should Have Known


PETER ROWAN BLUEGRASS BAND - Turn the Other Cheek - Legacy


ERIC BRACE & PETER COOPER - I Wish We Had Our Time Again - Master Sessions


(mic break)


SHELBY LYNNE - Old #7 - Tears, Lies, and Alibis


WILLIE NELSON - House of Gold - Country Music


ELIZABETH COOK - Yes To Booty - Welder


WILL KIMBROUGH - Open to Love - Wings


(mic break)


ZOE MUTH & THE LOST HIGH ROLLERS - The Running Kind - Zoe Muth and the Lost High Rollers


ELLIOT RANDALL - Chasing My Tail - Caffeine & Gasoline


SHINYRIBS - East TX Rust - Well After Awhile


ROMAN CANDLE - Eden Was a Garden - Oh Tall Tree in the Ear


(mic break)


PATTY GRIFFIN - Never Grow Old - Downtown Church

Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-100.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:42pm PDT

Freight Train Boogie #98, the 1-Shot Show

FTB Show #98 is a special end-of-year collection of "one-shots" with LAKE STREET DIVE, 7 WALKERS, CHRIS KOKESH and THE WHITE BUFFALO. One Shots are single tracks from 2010 albums that got skipped over from previous shows.  This is the longest podcast I've done yet, over an hour but it also may be one of the best! Your input is always encouraged and appreciated. Please email me with any questions or suggestions for the podcasts.  frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com

The full playlist is posted below.  Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the Freight Train Boogie podcast.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!  And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss

Also, starting the first of the year, all FTB podcast playlists with players and iTunes link will be posted at FTBpodcasts.com only.

Show #98 (One Shots)

(intro bed) STEVIE COYLE - Cousin Sally Brown - Freight Train Boogie 2
MARC BLACK - Ooh  I Love My Coffee - Pictures Of The Highway
THE DEFIBULATORS - Honey, You Had Me Fooled - Corn Money
LAKE STREET DIVE - Hello? Goodbye! - Lake Street Dive
SOUTHERN CULTURE ON THE SKIDS - Pig Pickin’ - The Kudzu Ranch
(mic break)
THE WHITE BUFFALO - Love Song #2 - Prepare for Black & Blue
EVIE LADIN - Dance Me - Float Downstream
JEREMY PARSONS - Doggondest Feelin' - Doggondest Feelin'
MINTON SPARKSGiddy Up Gibson - Minton Sparks Performing Live at The Station Inn
JON FOX - Mountain Top - Crooked Wheels
JOHN FRANCIS - Johnny Cash On The Radio - The Better Angels
(mic break)
7 WALKERS - King Cotton Blues - 7 Walkers
LEYLA FENCES - Gettin' Over You - Liars, Cheats & Fools
MIKE CLIFFORD - Talkin' To My Drink - Backroads in Bare Feet
CHRIS GATES AND GATESVILLE - Searching For You - Welcome To Gatesville
KEROSENE KONDORS - The Bottom - Sixteen Seasons
(mic break)
CHRIS KOKESH - Hell of a Year - October Valentine

December 10th, 2010

Bill Frater
frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-98.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:29am PDT

FTB podcast #97 features the new CD from ADAM KLEIN entitled "Wounded Electric Youth"

FTB podcast #97  features the new CD from ADAM KLEIN entitled Wounded Electric Youth.  Also new music from SARA HICKMAN and a track from the forthcoming SARA LEE GUTHRIE & JOHNNY IRION album, due in February. The full playlist is posted below.  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 or suggestions for the podcasts. (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com)

Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!  And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss

Show #97

ADAM KLEIN - Driftin' - Wounded Electric Youth
DYLAN LeBLANC - Low - Paupers Field
KIM RICHEY - When The Circus Comes To Town - Wreck Your Wheels
MIKE FARRIS AND THE CUMBERLAND SAINTS - Mother Earth - The Night The Cumberland Came Alive
(mic break)
SARA LEE GUTHRIE & JOHNNY IRION - Target on your Heart - Bright Examples
THE TWANGTOWN PARAMOURS - Might As Well Be You - The Twangtown Paramours
MAGNOLIA MOUNTAIN - Like Any Other - Redbird Green
ADAM KLEIN - Griffin's Song - Wounded Electric Youth
(mic break)
SARA HICKMAN - I'm So Glad You Came Along - Absence of Blame
D.B. RIELLY - Loving You Again - Love Potions and Snake Oil
DAVID BALL - On Top Of The World - Sparkle City
LESLIE STEVENS AND THE BADGERS - Salvation - Roomful of Smoke
(mic break)
ADAM KLEIN - Wayward Son Wounded Electric Youth

Bill Frater (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com)
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-97.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:49pm PDT

Show #96 features SCOTT GIBSON's new album "Just Keep Drivin'"

FTB podcast #96 features the new CD from SCOTT GIBSON called Just Keep Drivin'.  Also new music from  MARTI BROM and GIRL HAGGARD. The full playlist is posted below.  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 or suggestions for the podcasts. (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com)

Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!  And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss

Show #96

SCOTT GIBSON - Bigger Than Dallas -  Just Keep Drivin’
CORINNE CHAPMAN - Paper Doll - Dirty Pretty Things
MIC HARRISON & THE HIGH SCORE - I'm Still Lost  - Great Commotion
BOW THAYER AND PERFECT TRAINWRECK - Dawning - Bottom Of The Sky
(mic break)
MARTI BROM - Mascara Tears -  Not For Nothin'
DALE WATSON -  Carryin' On - Carryin' On
JENNY WHITELEY - Day Without Words - Forgive or Forget
SCOTT GIBSON - Pop Quiz - Just Keep Drivin’
(mic break)
DAN BAKER - Sad Song Junkie - Sad Song Junkie
THE STARLINGS - Fallen Days (For the One on The Run) - Bright Light
BOBBY BARE, JR. - Don't Go To Chattanooga - A Storm, A Tree, My Mother's Head
JIMMY PIZZITOLA - Fresh Water - Poet On The Run
GIRL HAGGARD - Modern Lovers - Country and Eastern
(mic break)
SCOTT GIBSON - Just Keep Drivin’ - Just Keep Drivin’

Bill Frater (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com)
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-96.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:26am PDT

FTB podcast #95 features the new CD from GARY BENNETT called "My Ol' Guitar"

FTB podcast #95 features the new CD from GARY BENNETT called My Ol' Guitar.  Also great new music from ROCKIN’ JASON D. WILLIAMS and THE FABULOUS GINN SISTERS. The full playlist is posted below.  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 or suggestions for the podcasts. (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com)

Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!  And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss

Show #95

GARY BENNETT - I Ain't Gonna Do It Anymore - My Ol' Guitar
KARI SICKENBERGER - Settle Down - Settle Down
LAST TRAIN - When I'm Gone - TurnAgain
THE FABULOUS GINN SISTERS - Hey Doll - You Can't Take a Bad Girl Home
(mic break)
JOE CASSADY AND THE WEST END SOUND - Broken Down - The Chymical Vegas Wedding of..
CHIP TAYLOR & CARRIE RODRIGUEZ -New Bye & Bye - The New Bye & Bye
GRAHAM WILKINSON - Ragamuffin - Yearbook
GARY BENNETT - While You Were Gone - My Ol' Guitar
(mic break)
MEAGHAN BLANCHARD - Oh Darlin' - Chasin' Lonely Again
DAN KWAS - Magic Touch - Dreams Die Hard
PORTERDAVIS - Strange Way To Grieve - Porterdavis
ROCKIN’ JASON D. WILLIAMS - You Look Like I Could Use A Drink - Killer Instincts
(mic break)
GARY BENNETT -My Ol’ Guitar - My Ol' Guitar

Bill Frater (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com)
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-95.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

Show #94 features MARSHALL CHAPMAN's new album "Big Lonesome"

FTB podcast #94 features the new CD from MARSHALL CHAPMAN called Big Lonesome.  Also great new music from ELIZABETH McQUEEN and TINY TELEVISION. The full playlist is posted below.  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 mewith any questions or suggestions for the podcasts.

Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!  And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss

Show #94

MARSHALL CHAPMAN - Big Lonesome - Big Lonesome
HALDEN WOFFORD & THE HI BEAMS - Mr. Pain Sinners & Saints
KIM RICHARDSON - Stop Jerkin' My Chain - True North
MIKE McCLURE BAND - Love Is Revenge - Halfway Out Of The Woods
(mic break)
ELIZABETH McQUEEN - Mind Of Men - The Laziest Girl in Town
BEN GILMER & THE SIDEARMS - I Don't Wanna - Heart That Burns
BILLY ELI - People Like Us - Hell Yeah!
MARSHALL CHAPMAN - Mississippi Man In Mexico - Big Lonesome
(mic break)
THE HONEY DEWDROPS - Amaranth - These Old Roots
TINY TELEVISION - Hallelujah - Mission Statement
THE LINCOLN BEDROOM - Ol' Tennesse - Broken Record
OLD 97's -The Grand Theatre - The Grand Theater, Vol. 1
(mic break)
MARSHALL CHAPMAN - Riding With Willie - Big Lonesome

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-94.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

FTB podcast #93 features the new CD from THE RIZDALES called "How The Marriage Ended"

FTB podcast #93 features the new CD from THE RIZDALES called How The Marriage Ended.  Also great  new music from COLIN GILMOREABBY OWENS and 6 DAY BENDER. The full playlist is posted below.  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 or suggestions for the podcasts.

Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!

Show #93

JOHN MUNNERLYN & LEE JEFFRIESS -  Johnny Has the Keys Guitars in Perspective (intro music bed)

THE RIZDALES - My New Wife's Kids - How The Marriage Ended
COLIN GILMORE - Goodnight Lane - Goodnight Lane
JEFF & VIDA - Jealousy - Selma Chalk
JOHN CONNOLLY - Country Stars - The Wind
(mic break)
ABBY OWENS - Indiantown - Indiantown
US 32 - Credit Cards - Tumblin' Home
6 DAY BENDER -   Down the Line - 6 Day Bender
THE RIZDALES - Hard to Find a Husband - How The Marriage Ended
(mic break)
NELL ROBINSON - Forgotten Soldier Boy - Loango
EARL PICKENS AND FAMILY - Noreen, You Live To Lie To Me - Gathering
DeSOTO RUST - Weather - Highway Gothic
LAWN CHAIR KINGS - Mama She Carried a Heavy Heavy Load - Lawn Chair Kings II
(mic break)
THE RIZDALES - It's Not Me, It's You - How The Marriage Ended

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-93.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:50pm PDT

FTB podcast #92 features the new CD  by WHITEY MORGAN & THE 78's

FTB podcast #92 features the new CD from Bloodshot Records artist WHITEY MORGAN & THE 78's.  Also great  new music from  PETER COOPER , MELISSA GREENER  and the THE WINTERLINGS. The full playlist is posted below.  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 or suggestions for the podcasts.

Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!

Show #92

WHITEY MORGAN & THE 78's - I Ain’t Drunk - Whitey Morgan & the 78's
COLIN SPRING - Selling Reality - Highballs For The Lowbrow
SARAH SAMPLE - I’m Ready - Someday, Someday
SID SELVIDGE - You're Gonna Look Just Like a Monkey (When You Get Out) - I Should Be Blue
(mic break)
MELISSA GREENER - Bullets To Bite - Dwelling
CHATHAM COUNTY LINE - End Of The Line - Wildwood
THE GOOD LUCK THRIFT STORE OUTFIT - Caught Up - The Ghost of Good Manners
WHITEY MORGAN & THE 78's - Buick City - Whitey Morgan & the 78's
(mic break)
VISIT - I'm Gonna Miss Me When I'm Gone - Think God!
THE WINTERLINGS -  All of The Good Things - The Animal Groom
ROMAN CANDLE - One More Road - Oh Tall Tree in the Ear
PETER COOPER - The Last Laugh - The Lloyd Green Album
(mic break)
WHITEY MORGAN & THE 78's - Turn Up the Bottle - Whitey Morgan & the 78's

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-92.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:35am PDT

FTB podcast #91 features the new CD from Canadian JUSTIN RUTLEDGE entitled The Early Widows.  Also great  new music from  BOB REA SAHARA SMITH and THRIFT STORE COWBOYS. The full playlist is posted below.  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 or suggestions for the podcasts.

Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!

Show #91

JUSTIN RUTLEDGE - I Have Not Seen The Light - The Early Widows
SAHARA SMITH - The Real Thing Myth of the Heart
MALCOLM HOLCOLME - Whenever I Pray - For The Mission Baby
J.R. SHORE - Two Strike Foul - Reprise - Talkin' On A Bus
(mic break)
THRIFT STORE COWBOYS - Lean Into the Sway - Light Fighter
GUTHRIE KENNARD - Motorcycle - Matchbox
TONY JOE WHITE - Ain't Doing Nobody No Good - The Shine
JUSTIN RUTLEDGE -The Heart Of A River - The Early Widows
(mic break)
BOB REA - My Getaway - Ragged Choir
McMULE - Parasite - Whiskeytalk
ZACHARY RICHARD - Come On, Sheila - Snake Bite Love
STONEHONEY - Two Years Down - The Cedar Creek Sessions
LAWN CHAIR KINGS - Mama Carried a Heavy Load - Lawn Chair Kings II
(mic break)
JUSTIN RUTLEDGE - Jack Of Diamonds - The Early Widows

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-91.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:04am PDT

FTB podcast #90 is an Americana grab-bag of recent releases that I just haven't been able to get to until now.  So you'll find great  new music from HAUNTED HEARTSLYNNE HANSON and BUXTER HOOT'N.  The full playlist is posted below.  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 or suggestions for the podcasts.

Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!

Show #90

DEREK HOKE - Goodbye Rock N’ Roll - Goodbye Rock N’ Roll
BRAD COLERICK - Nashville - When I'm Gone
LYNNE HANSON - When Lovers Leave Once The Sun Goes Down
WILL SEXTON - For Always -  Move The Balance
GREEN WHISKEY - Somewhere West of Thorndale - Triple Shot High
(mic break)
MIKE FARRIS AND THE CUMBERLAND SAINTS - The Night The Cumberland Came Alive - The Night The Cumberland Came Alive
SLIM PICKENS & DOCTOR BAZ - Precious Time - Next Time
HAUNTED HEARTS - Can't Take My Eyes Offah You - Howdy
ANNE McCUE - God's Home Number - Broken Promise Land
(mic break)
SARAH SISKIND - Falling Stars -  Say It Louder
SHARIF - Dark Side Of The Dawn -  Kisses and Lies
THE COWLICKS - It's A Long Road -  Hey, Hey We're The Cowlicks
BUXTER HOOT'N - Martial Law - In Another Life
(mic break)
SOLOMON BURKE -  'Til I Get It Right -  Nashville

Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-90.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:11pm PDT