Freight Train Boogie Podcasts (podcast)
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.
 

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

FTB Show #182 is a special "one-shot" edition...

FTB podcast #182 features all brand new music from brand new FTB podcast artists.  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 Medicine Show.

Show #182



ANNALIVIA - Up in Smoke The Same Way Down  (intro music bed)


GRANT FARM - Come From The Country  (Grant Farm)


CAMILLE AND STUIE - Pretty Katalina (Big Days & Little Years)


CYRUS JAMES - Back Way Home  (Molly And The Devil)


BOW THAYER - New Deal (Hindsight 1995-2012)


(mic break)


JOEL RAFAEL - America Come Home (America Come Home)


CHRIS CANTERBURY (with KEVIN GORDON) - Silver Watch & Chain (Poets, Prophets, And All Things Forgotten)


LEYLA FENCES - Too Far Gone  (Itty Bitty Twang Twang)


JESSE AND NOAH -  The Homer Bellamy Centennial Blue Yodel  (Driven Back)


RICK HOLSTROM - Owe You Everything   (Cruel Sunrise)


(mic break)


SIERRA WEST - Hold Your Fire (Hold Your Fire)


NEAL CASAL - Need Shelter (Sweeten the Distance)


PLACID BLUE - Dirty Sleeping Gowns  (Beneath Your Sky)


HELLBOUND GLORY - She Left Me In Modesto  (Damaged Goods)


(mic break)


SLEEPY DRIVER -  Tractor Trailer  (In A Low Dark Light)


 

(Oct. 13th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-182.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 9:00am PST

FTb Show #181 featuring Chris Knight with Radney Foster, Reckless Kelly, MilkDrive & Liz Frame & The Kickers

FTB podcast #181 features the new album by CHRIS KNIGHT called Little Victories.  Also new music from RADNEY FOSTERRECKLESS KELLY and LIZ FRAME & THE KICKERS.   Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here's the direct link to listen now

Show #181


CHRIS KNIGHT - In the Mean Time  (Little Victories)


LIZ FRAME & THE KICKERS - Girl Of Little Faith (Sooner)


HOOTS & HELLMOUTH - I Don't Mind Your Cussing   (Salt)


MILKDRIVE - Papers on the Table  (Waves)


(mic break)


MISS SHEVAUGHN & YUMA WRAY - Go Hang  (We're From Here)


SIX MILE GROVE - One of These Days  (Secret Life in a Quiet Town)


JIM CLEMENTS - Stonier Ground  (The Road To Anhedonia)


CHRIS KNIGHT - Missing You  (Little Victories)


(mic break)


RADNEY FOSTER - Nobody Wins  (Del Rio, Texas Revisited: Unplugged and Lonesome)


RETO BURRELL - Find Love  (Sunshine & Snow)


JOY MILLS - Best Show in Town  (Trick of the Eye)


JOHNNY ANGEL WENDELL - Crazy Eyes  (It!)


RECKLESS KELLY - Pennsylvania Avenue (Pennsylvania Avenue)


(mic break)


CHRIS KNIGHT - Little Victories  (Little Victories)


(Oct. 4th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-181.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:14pm PST

FTB Show #180 featuring Patterson Hood, Steve Forbert, Kelley McRae, Craig Elkins, Guy Forsyth and others

FTB podcast #180 highlights the new album by HOUSTON MARCHMAN entitled Econoliner. Also new music from  AJ DOWNING, AMY COOK and SOMEBODY’S DARLING.  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 #180


PATTERSON HOOD - Leaving Time (Heat Lightning Rumbles in the Distance)


KELLEY McRAE - 25,000 Miles  (Brighter Than The Blues)

 
DOOP AND THE INSIDE OUTLAWS - Heartbreaker  (What Am I Supposed to Do?)


GUY FORSYTH - The Hard Way  (The Freedom To Fail)


(mic break)


CHRIS PICKERING - Headline   (Corners)

RAY WYLIE HUBBARD - Ask God
(The Grifter's Hymnal)

 
JULIE CHRISTENSEN - Restless  (Weeds Like Us)

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


PATTERSON HOOD - Better Than The Truth (Heat Lightning Rumbles in the Distance)


(mic break)\


CRAIG ELKINS - I Wanted To, But I Didn't  (I Love You)

STAN MARTIN -   Should've Been Gone  (Distilled Influences)


STEVE FORBERT -  All I Need (Over With You)


(mic break)



PATTERSON HOOD - After The Damage
Heat Lightning Rumbles in the Distance

Direct download: FTB-180.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 9:18pm PST

FTB Show #179 featuring Houston Marchman with Somebody's Darling, Amy Cook, A.J. Downing and William Pilgrim

FTB podcast #179 highlights the new album by HOUSTON MARCHMAN entitled Econoliner. Also new music from  AJ DOWNING,  AMY COOK and SOMEBODY’S DARLING.  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 #179

HOUSTON MARCHMAN -  Waitin' On A Train (Econoliner)


AMY COOK - Waiting 4 The World 2 End  (Summer Skin)


THE WASHERS - Bag of Bones (Tired Eyes)


AJ DOWNING - American Junkie  (Good Day)


(mic break)


I DRAW SLOW - Mama Don't Cry (Redhills)


ANTSY McCLAIN - Living the Dream (Living The Dream)


GARY NICHOLSON - Worry Be Gone (Gary Nicholson Presents Whitey Johnson)


STEVE EARLE - The Last Gunfighter Ballad (This One's For Him: A Tribute To Guy Clark)


HOUSTON MARCHMAN - Econoliner  (Econoliner)


(mic break)


WILLIAM PILGRIM & THE ALL GROWS UP -  Farewell  (The Great Recession)


SOMEBODY’S DARLING - Keep Shakin'  (Junk City Shakedown)


WHITEHORSE - Broken   (Whitehorse)


WHISPERING PINES - Move On  (Whispering Pines)


(mic break)


HOUSTON MARCHMAN - On My Own  (Econoliner)


(Sept. 18th, 2012)


Bill Frater


Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-179.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 8:30pm PST