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 #405 (2017 Christmas Show)


(intro bed) Sultans of String - A Django Christmas (Christmas Caravan)

Josh Ritter - Wintertime (the Snow Is Coming Down)  (Amazon Acoustic Christmas)

Loose Cattle - A Truck Stop Christmas  (Seasonal Affective Disorder)

Mike Farris and Shannon McNally - Merry Christmas Baby  (Amazon Acoustic Christmas)

(mic break)

Zach Schmidt - I'm Drunk Again This Christmas  (Bloodshot Records' 13 Days of Xmas)
Katie Garibaldi - Unhappy Christmas  (Home Sweet Christmas) 

Fats Domino - Christmas Is a Special Day  (Christmas Is a Special Day)

Domenic Cicala - Honky Tonk Christmas  (Honky Tonk Ex-Miss)

Boo Ray & Elizabeth Cook - All Strung Out Like Christmas Lights

(mic break)

Jim Lauderdale - Christmas Is Different This Year  (Amazon Acoustic Christmas)

Steve Martin & Steep Canyon Rangers - Strangest Christmas Yet  ("The Long-Awaited Album")

Lindi Ortega - All I Want For Christmas Is A Cowboy  (Tennessee Christmas)

Homer And Jethro - Santa's Movin' On  (A Cool Crazy Christmas)

(mic break)

White Owl Red - Heartbreak for Christmas  (Heartbreak for Christmas)

Ruby Boots - I Slept Through Christmas  (Bloodshot Records' 13 Days of Xmas)

Craig Gerdes - Christmas Eve At Our House

The Mavericks - Christmas Time Is (Coming 'Round Again)  (Christmas Time Is (Coming 'Round Again))

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Show #404


(Best of 2017, part 2)


Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit - Tupelo  (

The Nashville Sound)
Angaleena Presley - Bless My Heart  (Wrangled)

Dan Mills -  Tucson, AZ  (Something Good) 

Margo Price - Don't Say It  (All American Made)

(mic break)

Amber Cross - Storms Of Scarcity  (Savage on the Downhill)

Dave Rawlings - Yup  (Poor David's Almanack)

Travis Meadows - Long Live Cool  (First Cigarette)

Chris Hillman - Here She Come Again  (Bidin' My Time)

(mic break)

Dori Freeman - Turtle Dove  (Letters Never Read)

Steve Earle & The Dukes - News From Colorado  (So You Wannabe an Outlaw)

Ryan Koenig - Miss Edie  (Two Different Worlds)

Lee Ann Womack - Talking Behind Your Back  (The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone) 

Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real - Find Yourself  (Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real)

(mic break)

Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer - Not Dark Yet  (
Not Dark Yet)

Chris Stapleton - Millionaire  (From A Room: Volume 2)


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Show #403


(Best of 2017, part 1)


John Moreland - Love Is Not an Answer  (Big Bad Luv)

Jaime Wyatt - Your Loving Saves Me (feat. Sam Outlaw)  (Felony Blues)

Tyler Childers - Born Again  (Purgatory) 

Bill Scorzari -  Hound Dog Diggin'  (Through These Waves) 

(mic break)

Rhiannon Giddens - Julie  (Freedom Highway)

Tim O'Brien - High Flying Bird  (Where The River Meets The Road)

Bobby Bare - Things Change  (Things Change)

Zephaniah OHora and The 18 Wheelers - He Can Have Tomorrow (I'll Take Yesterday) (This Highway)

(mic break)

Colter Wall - Bald Butte  (Colter Wall) 

Jeremy Pinnell - Ballad of 1892  (Ties Of Blood And Affection)

Lillie Mae - These Daze (Forever and Then Some)

Marty Stuart and the Fabulous Superlatives - Time Don’t Wait  (Way Out West)

(mic break)

Rodney Crowell - It Ain’t Over Yet  (Close Ties)

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