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Freight Train Boogie Best of 2012 podcast

FTB podcast #192 is a "Best music of 2012" show featuring songs from CHRIS KNIGHT, CORB LUND, SAM LEWIS, IRIS DeMENT & others.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!  

Show 192 (Best of 2012)

IRIS DeMENT - The Night I Learned How Not to Pray  (Sing The Delta)


SAM LEWIS -  Southern Greek Tragedy  (Sammy Sings Songs)


MALCOLM HOLCOMBE -  In Your Mercy  (Down The River)


BUDDY MILLER AND JIM LAUDERDALE - I Lost My Job Of Loving You  (Buddy & Jim)


(mic break)


DARRELL SCOTT - You'll Be With Me All the Way  (Long Ride Home)


THE TRISHAS - Liars & Fools  (High, Wide & Handsome)


MOOT DAVIS - Day The World Shook My Hand   (Man About Town)


CORB LUND - Bible On The Dash  ( Cabin Fever)


CHRIS KNIGHT - You Lie When You Call My Name  (Little Victories)


(mic break)


CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS -  No Man's Mama  (Leaving Eden)


DEREK HOKE - Lonely Street  (Waiting All Night)


PHIL MADEIRA featuring SHAWN MULLINS Give God The Blues  (Mercyland - Hymns For The Rest Of Us)


JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE - Memphis In the Rain  (Nothing's Gonna Change the Way You Feel About Me Now)


JP HARRIS AND THE TOUGH CHOICES - Take It Back  (I'll Keep Calling)



(mic break)


WORLD FAMOUS HEADLINERS - Ding Dong  (World Famous Headliners)


(Dec. 28th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-192.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:27pm PST

FTB 2012 Christmas Show with The Sweetback Sisters, JD McPherson, Black Prairie, Faron Young, XTC, and The Farewell Drifters

FTB podcast #191 is the 5th annual Christmas Show featuring THE SWEETBACK SISTERS'  Country Christmas Sing-Along Spectacular and new holiday tunes from BLACK PRAIRIE, JD McPHERSON and THE FAREWELL DRIFTERS and others.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!  Here is the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss.  Freight Train Boogie podcasts also air weekly on RootHog Radio on Thursday nights at 7:00 pm CST and again Friday mornings at 10:00 am CST and on Rob Ellen's Flyinshoes Review.

THE SWEETBACK SISTERS - It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas
The Sweetback Sisters' Country Christmas Sing-Along Spectacular  (intro bed)


THE SWEETBACK SISTERS - The Christmas Boogie (Country Christmas Sing-Along Spectacular)


ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL - Feliz Navidad  (Merry Texas Christmas Y'all)


JD McPHERSON - Twinkle (Little Christmas Lights)


(mic break)


CHARLIE ROTH - Christmas (At the Fallen Angel Lounge)  (Tartan Cactus Heart)


TERRI HENDRIX - Peace On Earth, Good Will To Men


RONNIE FAUSS - Everybody Deserves A Merry Christmas!


BLACK PRAIRIE featuring SALLIE FORD - (Everybody's Waitin' For) The Man with the Bag  (Holidays Rule)


THE SWEETBACK SISTERS - The Nine Days of Christmas (Country Christmas Sing-Along Spectacular)


(mic break)


THE FAREWELL DRIFTERS - Just Like Christmas (Just Like Christmas)


LAST TRAIN HOME - Home For Christmas  (Yuletide from the Other Side)


T BONE BURNETT - God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen   (Acoustic Christmas)


ANTSY McCLAIN - Frank the Christmas Turkey (Christmas at the Trailer Park)


FARON YOUNG - I'm Gonna Tell Santa Claus on You  (Hillbilly Holiday)
ELIZABETH COOK - A Kiss for Christmas  (Yuletide from the Other Side)


XTC - Thanks for Christmas (Just Say Noel)


(mic break)


THE SWEETBACK SISTERS - Beautiful Star of Bethlehem (Country Christmas Sing-Along Spectacular)


(Dec. 20th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: FTB-191.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:51pm PST

FTB Show #190 is a "One Shot" episode with new music from Dylan LeBlanc, McCrary Sisters, The Dahls and Tim O'Brien & Darrell Scott

FTB podcast #190 is a "one-shot" show featuring new music from DYLAN LeBLANC, McCRARY SISTERS, THE DAHLS, and THE DEPARTED.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!  Here is the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss.  

Show #190 (One Shots)

KELLY JOE PHELPS - Spit Me Outta The Whale (Brother Sinner & The Whale) (intro bed)


THE WELLDIGGERS -    Lord of the Big House (and the grave)  (Hope and Fear)


THE SPARKLERS - Gingham  (Crying At The Low Bar)


KATY BOYD - Happy Single Mothers Day (Paper Hearts)


SEVEN HANDLE CIRCUS - Georgia Man  (Whiskey Stills & Sleeping Pills)


THE GOTHAM ROOTS ORCHESTRA - Mississippi Bound  (The Gotham Roots Orchestra)


(mic break)


BILLY MARLOWE - Never Figured You For Gone  (Show Me The Steps)


THE DAHLS - Where Are You Going   (Midnight Picnic)


SAUL CONRAD - Whiskey Eggs  (Poison Packets)


MIDDAY FARM REPORT -  Golf  (MidDay Farm Report)


TIM O’BRIEN & DARRELL SCOTT - Climbin’ Up A Mountain  (We're Usually A Lot Better Than This)


(mic break)


DYLAN LeBLANC - Innocent Sinner (Cast The Same Old Shadow)


cCRARY SISTERS - Bless 'Em All Ya'll  (Our Journey)


THE DEPARTED - Cold Hard Fact  (Adventus)


PATTERSON BARRETT - Hot Potato  (When I Was Your Age)


(mic break)


ED PETTERSEN - The Beautiful People (I Curse The River of Time)

(Dec. 14th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: FTB-190.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:22am PST

FTB Show #189 featuring Nels Andrews, Junior Brown, Angel Snow, David Olney & Kevin Deal

FTB podcast #189 features the new album from NELS ANDREWS entitled Scrimshaw. Also new music from DAVID OLNEY, KEVIN DEAL and ANGEL SNOW.  Freight Train Boogie podcasts also air weekly on RootHog Radio on Thursday nights at 7:00 pm CST and again Friday mornings at 10:00 am CST and on Rob Ellen's Medicine Show.

Show #189


NELS ANDREWS - Starboard (Scrimshaw)


ANGEL SNOW - Civil Things  (Angel Snow)


JONAH TOLCHIN - Mr. Devil  (Criminal Mind)


JUNIOR BROWN - Hang Up And Drive  (Volume Ten)


(mic break)


DAVID OLNEY - My Family Owns This Town  (Robbery & Murder)


ANNIE LOU - Grandma's Rules for Drinking  (Grandma's Rules for Drinking)


WALT WILKINS - Ain't It Just Like Love  (Plenty)


RICH MAHAN - Favorite Shirt (Blame Bobby Bare)


NELS ANDREWS - Tridents  (Scrimshaw)


(mic break)


BUFORD POPE -  Faces Don't Smile  (Matching Numbers)


SCOTT CHISM & THE BETTER HALF - Hand Me Down Blues (Long Haul Steady)


THE HOLLYFELDS - Mama got a DUI  (Title Stealers)


KEVIN DEAL - There Goes The Neighborhood (There Goes The Neighborhood)


(mic break)


NELS ANDREWS - Lost Year (Off Track Betting)  (Scrimshaw)


(Dec. 7th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-189.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:46am PST

FTB podcast #188 features the new album from MISS TESS & THE TALKBACKS called Sweet Talk.  Also new music from ANDREW BIRD, JAMES HAND and DANGERMUFFIN.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!  Here is the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss.  

Show #188


MISS TESS - I Never Thought I’d Be Lonely (Sweet Talk)


JAMES HAND - Wish You Would Miss Me  (Mighty Lonesome Man)


JOHN DOE AND EXENE CERVENKA - It Just Dawned On Me  (Singing and Playing)


DANGERMUFFIN - Back In The Pines (Olly Oxen Free)


(mic break)


RAYNA GELLERT - The Platform  (Old Light: Songs From My Childhood & Other Gone Worlds)


MADISON VIOLET - If I Could Love You  (The Good In Goodbye)


BILLY DON BURNS - Wouldn't Have It Any Other Way  (Nights When I'm Sober- Portrait of a Honky Tonk Singer)


TURNPIKE TROUBADOURS - Wrecked  (Goodbye Normal Street)


MISS TESS - People Come Here For Gold  (Sweet Talk)


(mic break)


OCEAN CAROLINA - Don't Break Your Promise  (All The Way Home)


VANDELLA - Spring Refrain  (Fire In The Desert)


BILL MALLONEE - Bring You Around  (The Power & The Glory)


BROTHER SLADE - Walk Your Dog  (Good Rooster's Reunion)


ANDREW BIRD - Three White Horses  (Hands of Glory)


(mic break)


MISS TESS - If You Wanna Be My Man  (Sweet Talk)


(Nov. 29th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: FTB-188.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:43pm PST

FTB Show #187 featuring Greg Brown with Rosie Flores, Jim Lauderdale & Skyline Drive

FTB podcast #187 features the new album from GREG BROWN called Hymns to What is Left.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Freight Train Boogie podcasts also air weekly on RootHog Radio on Thursday nights at 7:00 pm CST and again Friday mornings at 10:00 am CST and on Rob Ellen's Medicine Show. And you can purchase the Freight Train Boogie Americana App for Android  from Amazon for only $1.99.

Show #187


GREG BROWN - Arkansas  (Hymns to What Is Left)


LILLY HIATT & THE DROPPED PONIES Young Black Rose (Let Down)


JOE PUG - The Great Despiser  (Great Despiser)


SCOTT MacLEOD - Out of Line (Right As Rain)


(mic break)


JIM LAUDERDALE - Can I Have This Dance (Carolina Moonrise)


BONNIE & THE CLYDES - Rocky Mtn Town  (Wrong Side Up)


MAYNARD AND THE MUSTIES - Miles of Broadway  (Cheap Cigar)

TIF GINN - Over You  (Tif Ginn)


GREG BROWN - Fatboy Blues (Hymns to What Is Left)


(mic break)


SKYLINE DRIVE - The Switch (Topanga Ranch Motel)


CHRIS ROSS - Maybe It’s Me  (Halfway To Wonderland)


GENE BUTLER BAND - Two More Shots Of Doubles (That Light Is Always On)


ROSIE FLORES - Working Girls Guitar  (Working Girls Guitar)


GUNS OF NAVARONE -  Don't Shoot The Messenger (Prize and Battlefield)


(mic break)


GREG BROWN- End of the Party  (Hymns to What Is Left)


(Nov. 16th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-187.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 7:42pm PST

FTB Show #186 with Lindi Ortega, Don Gallardo, Kevin Bowe, Bonnie Bishop and others...

FTB podcast #186 features the new album from LINDI ORTEGA called Cigarettes  & Truckstops.  Also new music from DON GALLARDO, BONNIE BISHOP and KEVIN BOWE & THE OKEMAH PROPHETS.  Freight Train Boogie podcasts also air weekly on RootHog Radio on Thursday nights at 7:00 pm CST and again Friday mornings at 10:00 am CST and on Rob Ellen's Medicine Show. And you can purchase the Freight Train Boogie Americana App for Android  from Amazon for only $1.99.

Show #186


LINDI ORTEGA - Cigarettes  & Truckstops  (Cigarettes  & Truckstops)


KEVIN BOWE & THE OKEMAH PROPHETS - Waitin’ For The Wheel  (Natchez Trance)


THE WIYOS - Yellow Lines (Twist)


HANS THEESSINK & TERRY EVANS - How Come People Act Like That (Delta Time)


(mic break)


SHOEBOX LETTERS - The Start of Falling Apart  (Nowadays)


TIM CHAISSON  - Beat This Heart (The Other Side)


TROUBADOUR KINGS -  Everybody  (Heartache Town)


LINDI ORTEGA - The Day You Die  (Cigarettes  & Truckstops)


(mic break)


TODD BURGE - Jesus Night Light (Building Characters)


JOHN FULLBRIGHT - All The Time In The World  (From The Ground Up)


BONNIE BISHOP - Keep Using Me  (Free)


CHRIS SMITHER - What They Say (Hundred Dollar Valentine)


CAHALEN MORRISON & ELI WEST - A Lady Does Not Often Falter  (Our Lady of The Tall Trees)


DON GALLARDO & THE HOW FAR WEST -  Sinking Ships   (The Art of Troublesome Times)


(mic break)


LINDI ORTEGA - Murder of Crows  (Cigarettes  & Truckstops)


(Nov. 9th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-186.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:39pm PST

FTB Show #185 with Malcolm Holcombe, Burns Sisters, Robert Ellis, The Dirty River Boys & Lee Ann Womack

FTB podcast #185 features the new album from MALCOLM HOLCOMBE called Down The River.  Also new music from THE BURNS SISTERS, THE DIRTY RIVER BOYS and IAN SIEGAL & THE MISSISSIPPI MUDBLOODS.  Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  

Show #185


MALCOLM HOLCOMBE - Gone Away At Last (Down The River)


IAN SIEGAL & THE MISSISSIPPI MUDBLOODS - I Am The Train  (Candy Store Kid)


LEE ANN WOMACK - Momma's on a Roll  (Kin: Songs by Mary Karr & Rodney Crowell)


RONNIE FAUSS - The Night Before The War  (I Am The Man You Know I'm Not)


(mic break)


BIRDS OF CHICAGO - Cannonball  (Birds of Chicago)


THE TWANGTOWN PARAMOURS -  Walks Like A Duck  (The Promise of Friday Night)


YARN - I've Seen the Difference  (Almost Home)


THE LUMINEERS - Flowers In Your Hair  (The Lumineers)


MALCOLM HOLCOMBE -  Trail O’ Money (Down The River)


(mic break)


JAMES JUSTIN & CO. - Forever and a Day   (Places)


THE BURNS SISTERS - Your Kiss   (The Hills of Ithaca)


ROBERT ELLIS - All Men Are Liars (Lowe Country: The Songs of Nick Lowe)


J.W.W. & THE PROSPECTORS - It's High Past Time  (It's High Past Time)


THE DIRTY RIVER BOYS - Riverbed Wildflowers  (Science of Flight)


(mic break)


MALCOLM HOLCOMBE - Down The River  (Down The River)

(Nov. 2nd, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-185.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:48pm PST

FTB Show #184 featuring Rosco Bandara, Sera Cahoone, Ben Sollee, John Hiatt and The Kennedys

FTB podcast #184 features the new album from ROSCO BANDANA called Time To Begin.  Also new music from THE KENNEDYS, JOHN HIATT, and THE COAL PORTERS.  And you can purchase the Freight Train Boogie Americana App for Android  from Amazon for only $1.99.

Show #184


ROSCO BANDANA - Time To Begin (Time To Begin)


TREVOR ALGUIRE - Tell Me It Ain't So (Till Sorrow Begins To Call)


GRAINNE - Colours Of You (Looking For Sunshine)


LIAM FITZGERALD & THE RAINIEROS - What Would You Do (Last Call!)


(mic break)


SERA CAHOONE - Naked  (Deer Creek Canyon)


ARTHUR ALLIGOOD - Darkness To Light (One Silver Needle)


THE COAL PORTERS - Barefoot On The Courthouse Lawn  (Find The One)


POSSOM JENKINS - Copper Coin  (Carolinacana)


ROSCO BANDANA - Black 'Ol Water  (Time To Begin)


(mic break)


BEN SOLLEE -  Slow Down (Half Made Man)


JOHN HIATT - Blues Can't Even Find Me (Mystic Pinball)


STEVE AZAR - Gonna Be Good Luvin' U (Delta Soul, Vol. 1)


THE KENNEDYS - Big Star Song  (Closer Than You Know)


CASEY McCOY CAINAN - Mustang (Wrong Turns)


(mic break)


ROSCO BANDANA - Tender  (Time To Begin)


(Oct. 26th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-184.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 11:31am PST

FTB Show #183 featuring Iris DeMent with Uncle Lucius, Jimmy LaFave, Gordie Tentrees and more...

FTB podcast #183 features the new album by IRIS DeMENT called Sing the Delta.  Also new music from JIMMY LaFAVE, CHARLIE PEACOCK and GORDON TENTREES.   Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now!  Here is the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss.

Show #183

IRIS DeMENT - Go on Ahead and Go Home (Sing The Delta)


GORDIE TENTREES - Gypsy Wind   (North Country Heart)


JASON EADY - Forget About The Truth  (AM Country Heaven)


THE HONEYCUTTERS -  Getting Good at Waiting  (When Bitter Met Sweet)


TRAPPER SCHOEPP & THE SHADES - Cold Deck  (Run, Engine, Run)


(mic break)


JIMMY LAFAVE - Clear Blue Sky (Depending on the Distance)


CHARLIE PEACOCK - Death Trap  (No Man's Land)


STEVEN CASPER - Solid Gone  (Kindness)


IRIS DeMENT - There's a Whole Lotta Heaven  (Sing The Delta)


(mic break)


THE LOST BROTHERS - Now That The Night Has Come  (The Passing of the Night)


EMMA-LEE - I'll Dream For You  (Backseat Heroine)


THE WHITE BUFFALO - BB Guns And Dirtbikes  (Once Upon a Time in the West)


UNCLE LUCIUS - Rosalia   (And You Are Me)


RICHIE LAWRENCE - Call Me Back  (Water)


(mic break)


IRIS DeMENT - Sing the Delta  (Sing The Delta)

(Oct. 19th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-183.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 5:55pm PST