Freight Train Boogie Podcasts
A bi-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 Show #131 with Ollabelle, Joe Ely, Rj Cowdery & The Belle Brigade

FTB podcast #130 features the new album by OLLABELLE called Neon Blue Bird.  Also new music from JOE ELYRJ COWDERY and THE BELLE BRIGADE.  Here is the RSS feed:

Show #131

OLLABELLE - You're Gonna Miss Me  (Neon Blue Bird)

STEPHEN SIMMONS - Spark  (The Big Show)

SEMI-TWANG - Just A Train  (Wages of Sin)

JOHN HIATT - Train To Birmingham  (Dirty Jeans and Mudslide Hymns)

(mic break)

RJ COWDERY - In This Light  (In This Light)

THE DEFIBULATORS - Your Hearty Laugh  (Corn Money)

JOE ELY -  Satisfied at Last (Satisfied at Last)

OLLABELLE - Dirt Floor  (Neon Blue Bird)

(mic break)

JOE CROOKSON - Sing  (Darkling & the BlueBird Jubilee)

THE STEEL WHEELS - Long Way To Go  (Live at Goose Creek)

THE BELLE BRIGADE - Losers  (The Belle Brigade)

JONELL MOSSER - Come On Home To Me (Fortunes Lost, Fortunes Told)

RIVER ROGUE - Murder of the Crows  (Not All There Anymore)(due Sept. 27th)

(mic break)

OLLABELLE - When I Remember To Forget (Neon Blue Bird)

(Aug. 28th, 2011)
Bill Frater
Freight Train Boogie
Americana Boogie

Direct download: ftb-131.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:56pm PDT

FTB Show #130 with Nell Robinson, Dave Alvin, Amy LaVere & Peter Bradley Adams

FTB podcast #130 features the new album by NELL ROBINSON called On The Brooklyn Road.  Also new music from DAVE ALVINAMY LaVERE and PETER BRADLEY ADAMS.  Here is the RSS feed:

Show #130

NELL ROBINSON - I'm Brilliant  (On The Brooklyn Road)

(Of The Fall)

JUDE JOHNSTONE - Quiet Girl  (Quiet Girl)

DAVE ALVIN - Run Conejo Run (Eleven Eleven)

(mic break)

PETER BRADLEY ADAMS - Don't Rest Your Weight on Me Now (Between Us)

J.R. SHORE - Two Strike Foul - Reprise (Talkin' On A Bus)

LITTLE COUNTRY GIANTS - Bed Of You  (Fists Of Foam And Fury)

NELL ROBINSON - Don't Light My Fire (On The Brooklyn Road)

(mic break)

AMY LaVERE - Often Happens  (Stranger Me)

BEN GLOVER - Trick Of The Light  (Before The Birds)

JON DEE GRAHAM - God’s Gonna Give You What You Need  (It's Not As Bad As It Looks)

FREEBO -  If Not Now When  (Something To Believe)

CAITLIN ROSE - Spare Me (Own Side Now)

(mic break)

NELL ROBINSON - Mayflies (On The Brooklyn Road)

 (Aug. 21st, 2011)
Bill Frater

Direct download: ftb-130.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:17pm PDT

Freight Train Boogie new release video #10 features some of the better new Americana releases for early August, 2011 including Dave Alvin, Laura Cantrell, Pokey LaFarge, Dave Serby & others

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Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:13pm PDT

FTB Show #129 with Old Californio, David Bromberg, Coty Hogue & Wheeler Brothers

FTB podcast #129 features the new album by OLD CALIFORNIO called Sundrunk Angels.  Also new music from COTY HOGUEDAVID BROMBERG and THE WHEELER BROTHERS.  The full playlist is posted below.  

Show #129

OLD CALIFORNIO - Learn To Cheat  (Sundrunk Angels)

ANGELA EASTERLING -  It's Allright  (Beguiler)

THE BAND OF HEATHENS - Polaroid (Top Hat Crown & The Clapmaster's Son)

NICK 13 - Nashville Winter (Nick 13)

(mic break)

COTY HOGUE - A Few Old Memories (To the West)

CHUCK BRODSKY - Out Of Time And Place  (Subtotal Eclipse)

LINDI ORTEGA - Angels (Little Red Boots)

OLD CALIFORNIO - Better Yet (Sundrunk Angels)

(mic break)

DAVID BROMBERG - The Long Goodbye (Use Me)

CABIN DOGS - High Falls (Midnight Train)

EMMYLOU HARRIS - The Road  (Hard Bargain)

WHEELER BROTHERS - Mississippi (Portraits)

(mic break)

OLD CALIFORNIO - Sundrunk Angels (Sundrunk Angels)

(Aug. 12th, 2011)

Bill Frater

Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-129.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:09pm PDT

FTB Show #128 with Kasey Chambers, David Serby, Buffalo Clover & The Old 97's

FTB podcast #128 features the new album by KASEY CHAMBERS called Little Bird.  Also new music from DAVID SERBY, BUFFALO CLOVER and THE OLD 97's.  The full playlist is posted below.  Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads.  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!  Here is the RSS feed:

Show #128

KASEY CHAMBERS -  Devil on Your Back  (Little Bird)

THE TEMPERS - Mother Of One (Strum & Drag)

GRAYSON CAPPS - Jane's Alley Blues (The Lost Cause Minstrels)

BACK PORCH MARY - Drove Her to Drinkin' (Life Is Now)

(mic break)

BUFFALO CLOVER - Seek Me Out  (Low Down Time)

JOHN EGENES - Facebook Page (The Stone Soup Sessions)

BUDDY MILLER (feat. DUANE EDDY) Sneaky Snake (I Love: Tom T. Hall's Songs of Fox Hollow)

KASEY CHAMBERS - This Story  (Little Bird)

(mic break)

BELLE MONROE & HER BREWGLASS BOYS - Square Peg in the Round  (Long Lonesome Day)

DAVID SERBY - Poor Man's Poem (Poor Man's Poem)

ROBERT EARL KEEN - Under the Sycamore Tree (The Best of Times: Texas artists performing the music of Sara Hickman)

THE OLD 97’S - Brown Haired Daughter (Grand Theatre Vol. 2)

(mic break)

KASEY CHAMBERS - Bring Back My Heart (Little Bird)


(Aug. 4th, 2011)

Bill Frater

Freight Train Boogie

Americana Boogie

Direct download: ftb-128.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:03pm PDT