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 #138 with Verlon Thompson, Whitehorse, Charlie Faye and Southern Cunture On The Skids

FTB podcast #138 features the new album by VERLON THOMPSON called Works.  Also new music from WHITEHORSE, CHARLIE FAYE and SOUTHERN CULTURE ON THE SKIDS.  Here is the RSS feed: Download Works from iTunes for $9.99.

Show #138

VERLON THOMPSON - The Show We Call Business (Works)

LAURIE LEWIS - American Chestnuts  (Skippin' and Flyin')

ROBERT ELLIS - Two Cans Of Paint  (Photographs)

BRIAN LEDFORD AND THE CADILLAC DESERT - Kingdom Of Rust (From Sunlight Into Shadow)

(mic break)

CHARLIE FAYE - Two-Timer (Travels with Charlie)

BUCK OWENS - Down on the Corner of Love (Bound for Bakersfield 1953-1956 - The Complete pre-Capitol Collection)

THE DANG-IT BOBBYS - Big Trouble (Big Trouble)

VERLON THOMPSON - Barnegie Hall (Works)

(mic break)

WHITEHORSE - Killing Time is Murder (Whitehorse)


THE WILDERS - Mid November (The Wilders)

AMANDA SHIRES - Swimmer (Carrying Lightning)

JIM KELLER - Modern Girl (Soul Candy)

(mic break)

VERLON THOMPSON - Gone But Not Forgotten (Works)

(Oct. 27th, 2011)

Bill Frater

Freight Train Boogie
Americana Boogie

Direct download: ftb-138.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:57pm PDT

FTB Show #137 with Rita Hosking, The Gourds, Girls Guns & Glory and The Damn Quails

FTB podcast #137 features the new album Canadian RITA HOSKING called Burn.  Also new music from GIRLS GUNS AND GLORY, THE GOURDS and THE DAMN QUAILS.  Here is the RSS feed:

Show #137

RITA HOSKING - Something You Got (Burn)

WILL HOGE - Silver Chain (Number Seven)

6 DAY BENDER - Huxley (E'ville Fuzz)

MARK VIATOR & SUSAN MAXEY - By the Riverside (These Arms)

(mic break)

THE DAMN QUAILS - Fools Gold (Down the Hatch)

THE BOXCAR LILLIES - Green River Blues  (Heartwood)

BRIAN WRIGHT - Striking Matches  (House on Fire)

RITA HOSKING - Crash and Burn (Burn)

(mic break)

GIRLS GUNS AND GLORY - Last Night I Dreamed (Sweet Nothings)

MATRACA BERG - Silver And Glass (The Dreaming Fields)

CASH BOX KINGS - Holler & Stomp (Holler and Stomp)

BONNIE WHITMORE - She Walks (Embers To Ashes)

THE GOURDS - I Want It So Bad  (Old Mad Joy)

(mic break)

RITA HOSKING - Ballad for the Gulf of Mexico (Burn)

(Oct. 21st, 2011)

Bill Frater

Freight Train Boogie

Direct download: ftb-137.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:02pm PDT

FTB Show #136 with Cam Penner, Pieta Brown, Bearfoot & The David Mayfield Parade

FTB podcast #136 features the new album Canadian CAM PENNER called Gypsy Summer.  Also new music from PIETA BROWN, BEARFOOT and THE DAVID MAYFIELD PARADE. Here is the RSS feed:

Show #136

CAM PENNER - Ghost Car (Gypsy Summer)

PIETA BROWN - I’m Gone (Mercury)

THE DUSTBOWL REVIVAL - Holy Ghost Station (Holy Ghost Station)

PAUL BRADY - Rainbow  (Hooba Dooba)

(mic break)

JACKIE DeSHANNON - When You Walk in the Room (When You Walk in the Room)

THE TUMBLERS - America Toil (America Toil)

ROBYN LUDWICK - Can't Go Back   (Out of These Blues)

CAM PENNER - Driftwood (Gypsy Summer)

(mic break)

T JARROD BONTA - You Drive Me Crazy (White Lines)

BEARFOOT - Come And Get Your Lonesome (American Story)

MARK “POCKET” GOLDBERG - No Prison Bars (Off The Alleyway)


THE V-ROYS -  How I Got to Memphis  (Sooner or Later)

(mic break)

CAM PENNER - Cool Cool Nights  (Gypsy Summer)

(Oct. 6th, 2011)

Bill Frater

Freight Train Boogie

Americana Boogie

Direct download: ftb-136.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:43pm PDT