Freight Train Boogie Podcasts

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The Freight Train Boogie podcasts are all about Americana and roots music. Most shows feature new songs from great independent artists. All of the songs featured on the show were written and published by the artists and they have given us permission to use their tunes on these podcasts. Enjoy!





























































































































































































































































































FTB Show #228 features the new album by Tim O'Brien & Darrell Scott called 'Memories & Moments'
Oct 04 2013 60 mins  
FTB podcast #228 features the new music from Tim O'Brien & Darrell Scott, Restless Kelly, Butchers Blind and The Grahams. Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! Show #228 TIM O'BRIEN AND DARRELL SCOTT - Keep Your Dirty Lights On (Memories & Moments) THE GOOD INTENTIONS - Black Dog Blues (Travelling Companion) CARLA OLSON - 8:05 (Have Harmony, Will Travel) BRENNEN LEIGH & NOEL McKAY - Breaking Up and Making Up Again (Before the World Was Made) BUTCHERS BLIND - Destination Blues (Destination Blues) (mic break) DREW KENNEDY - Rose of Jericho (Wide Listener) KAREN HUDSON - Mama Was A Train Wreck (Sonic Bloom) THE COAL MEN - Sanity (Escalator) VINCENT CROSS - My Love (A Town Called Normal) TIM O'BRIEN AND DARRELL SCOTT - It All Comes Down To Love (Memories & Moments) (mic break) TIM O'BRIEN AND DARRELL SCOTT - Brother Wind (Memories & Moments) RECKLESS KELLY - Didn't Mean To Break Your Heart (Long Night Moon) WHISPERING PINES - GA Highway (Whispering Pines) THE GRAHAMS - Carrying The Torch (Riverman's Daughter) ANDREW DELANEY - You Drink Too Much (Into the Setting Sun) (mic break) TIM O'BRIEN AND DARRELL SCOTT - Just One More (Memories & Moments) Here's the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. Freight Train Boogie podcasts also air weekly on RootHog Radio and on Rob Ellen's Flyinshoes Review. You can buy the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99. (Oct. 4th, 2013) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie




FTB Show #225 featuring Willie Sugarcapps with I See Hawks In L.A., Nicki Bluhm and others
Sep 13 2013 60 mins  
FTB podcast #225 features the self-titled album by Willie Sugarcapps which features Greyson Capps, Will Kimbrough, Sugarcane Jane & Corky Hughes. Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! Show #225 WILLIE SUGARCAPPS - Willie Sugarcapps (Willie Sugarcapps) OVER THE RHINE - Gonna Let My Soul Catch My Body (Meet Me At The Edge Of The World) CHRIS LEIGH & THE BROKEN HEARTS - Ramblin' Man (Who's That?) TODD HERFINDAL - Keeping Me Up Nights (Right Here Now) (mic break) ROBINSON TREACHER - Good Mind To Keep You (If You'll Stay) (Porches) FRUITION - Git Along (Just One Of Them Nights) LINDSAY LOU & THE FLATBELLYS - My Side Of The Mountain (Release Your Shrouds) ROB NANCE - Ain't Losing Yet (Lost Souls and Locked Doors) WILLIE SUGARCAPPS - Energy (Willie Sugarcapps) (mic break) I SEE HAWKS IN L.A. - Mystery Drug Mystery Drug) NICKI BLUHM AND THE GRAMBLERS - Till I'm Blue (Nicki Bluhm and The Gramblers) COLE MITCHELL - Sweet Solitude (The Valley of Want) TOO SLIM AND THE TAILDRAGGERS - Blue Heart (Blue Heart) JASON DANIELS - I've Seen the World (Dashboard Visions & Rearview Reflections) (mic break) WILLIE SUGARCAPPS - Oh, Colorado (Willie Sugarcapps) Here's the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. Freight Train Boogie podcasts also air weekly on RootHog Radio and on Rob Ellen's Flyinshoes Review. You can even buy the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99. (Sept. 12th, 2013) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie











FTB Show #215 features new albums Red Tail Wing and Warren Hood Band
Jun 14 2013 60 mins  
FTB podcast #215 features 2 fine new independent releases from THE WARREN HOOD BAND and RED TAIL RING. Also new music from KATHY GREENHOLDT, QUIET HOLLERS and WAITING FOR HENRY. Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! Show #215 RED TAIL RING - Ohio Turnpike (The Heart’s Swift Foot) THE WARREN HOOD BAND - The More I See You (The Warren Hood Band) JONNY FRITZ -Ain’t It Your Birthday (Dad Country) JAMES HAND - Lesson In Depression (Mighty Lonesome Man) QUIET HOLLERS - Deep Sea Mama (I Am The Morning) PAUL PHILLIPS - The Digger (Every Time I Leave) (mic break) CLARENCE BUCARO - Magnolia, Magnolia (Dreaming From The Heart of New York) LIZZY LEHMAN - Summer Song (A Place I Know You'll Love) THE HONEY DEWDROPS - One Kind Word (Silver Lining) SOUR BRIDGES - Honky Tonk, USA (Catfish Charlie) (mic break) RED TAIL RING - Dirt Triangle (The Heart’s Swift Foot) TED RUSSELL KAMP - When The Radio Goes Dead (Night Owl) KATHY GREENHOLDT - The Light (When You're Dead) DOLLY VARDEN - Done (Done) (For A While) WAITING FOR HENRY - Buy American (Ghosts & Compromise) (mic break) THE WARREN HOOD BAND - What Everybody Wants (The Warren Hood Band) Here is the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. Freight Train Boogie podcasts also air weekly on RootHog Radio and on Rob Ellen's Flyinshoes Review. Get the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99. (June 14th, 2013) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie



FTB Show #212 featuring Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors, Massy Ferguson, The Whiskey Sisters, The Dustbowl Revival and more...
May 24 2013 59 mins  
FTB podcast #212 features Good Light from DREW HOLCOMB AND THE NEIGHBORS. Also new music from MASSY FERGUSON, THE DUSTBOWL REVIVAL and THE WHISKEY SISTERS. Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! Show #212 DREW HOLCOMB AND THE NEIGHBORS - Good Light (Good Light) THE WHISKEY SISTERS - All I Can Do (The Whiskey Sisters) GRANT LANGSTON - Trouble Knows (Working Until I Die) THE LOST BROTHERS - Bird In A Cage (The Passing of the Night) ESQUELA - Free Beer (Are We Rolling?) (mic break) PETER ROWAN - Keepin' it Between the Lines (Old School) (The Old School) THE DUSTBOWL REVIVAL - Soldier's Joy (Carry Me Home) OLD MAN LUEDECKE - This May Hurt A Bit (Tender is the Night) ELIZABETH McQUEEN - Little Floater (Even More Songs About Route 66) DREW HOLCOMB AND THE NEIGHBORS - Nothing Like a Woman (Good Light) (mic break) JOHN LARSON - They're Not Writing Country (In This Country Anymore) (Songs About Music) SARAH GAYLE MEECH - One Good Thing (One Good Thing) DAVID LUNING - Bed of Roses (Just Drop On By) MASSY FERGUSON - Hello! (Victory & Ruins) (mic break) DREW HOLCOMB AND THE NEIGHBORS - Another Man's Shoes (Good Light) Here is the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. Freight Train Boogie podcasts also air weekly on RootHog Radio and on Rob Ellen's Flyinshoes Review. Get the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99. (May 24th, 2013) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie


FTB Show #211 featuring "The Moorings" by Andrew Duhon along with Deadstring Brothers, Samantha Crain and Free Range Folk
May 17 2013 59 mins  
FTB podcast #211 features The Moorings by New Orleans singer/songwriter ANDREW DUHON. Also new music from FREE RANGE FOLK, SAMANTHA CRAIN and HE’S MY BROTHER SHE’S MY SISTER. Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! Please note! The first uploaded version of the podcast was missing a track at 26:50! That has bee fixed since 5/20/13 (noon PDT) please redownload and the missing song should be there... sorry! Show #211 ANDREW DUHON - The Moorings (The Moorings) GOODNIGHT MOONSHINE - Work I Done (Goodnight Moonshine) KEVIN DEAL - I Need Revival (There Goes The Neighborhood) DEADSTRING BROTHERS - Like a California Wildfire (Cannery Row) (mic break) SAMANTHA CRAIN - Never Going Back (Kid Face) FREE RANGE FOLK - Anyway (444) JIM LAUDERDALE - Wild and Free (Carolina Moonrise) SHAWN NELSON & THE GOOD BUDS - Yea Ya Right (Enough) ANDREW DUHON - Just Another Beautiful Girl (The Moorings) (mic break) AMY BLACK - Stay (Live At Johnny D’s) LIAM FITZGERALD & THE RAINIEROS - Long Gone Goodbye (Last Call!) MIKE AIKEN - Virginia (Captains & Cowboys) CHICAGO FARMER - 200 Miles Away (Backenforth, Il) HE’S MY BROTHER SHE’S MY SISTER - The Same Old Ground (Nobody Dances in This Town) (mic break) ANDREW DUHON - Gonna Take a Little Rain (The Moorings) (May 17th, 2013) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie

FTB Show #210 features Eric Brace & Peter Cooper's "The Comeback Album" and new stuff from Emma Hill, J.R. Shore and others
May 10 2013 56 mins  
FTB podcast #210 features the 3rd release from ERIC BRACE & PETER COOPER, slyly entitled The Comeback Album. Also new music from EMMA HILL, THE DAVID MAYFIELD PARADE & J.R. SHORE. Show #210 ERIC BRACE & PETER COOPER - Johnson City (The Comeback Album) WHEELER BROTHERS - My Time (Gold Boots Glitter) CARLA OLSON - You Can Come Cryin' To Me (Have Harmony, Will Travel) SHINYRIBS - Take Me Lake Charles (Gulf Coast Museum) (mic break) EMMA HILL - The Black and Wretched Blue (The Black and the Wretched Blue) TRAPPER SCHOEPP & THE SHADES - To Have You Around (Run, Engine, Run) TOM CURREN - Summerland Road (In Plain View) KAIT LAWSON - Omaha (Until We Drown) ERIC BRACE & PETER COOPER - Mad (The Comeback Album) (mic break) VINCENT CROSS - A Town Called Normal (A Town Called Normal) THE DAVID MAYFIELD PARADE - Love (Will Only Break Your Heart) (Good Man Down) ARTHUR ALLIGOOD - Why'd You Let Me Go Cold (One Silver Needle) LISA BAILES - A Little Bird Told Me (Singing In My Soul) J.R. SHORE - Sin City (State Theatre) (mic break) ERIC BRACE & PETER COOPER - Ponzi Scheme (The Comeback Album) Here is the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. Freight Train Boogie podcasts also air weekly on RootHog Radio and on Rob Ellen's Flyinshoes Review. Get the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99. (May 10th, 2013) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie




FTB Show #206 featuring "Unsung Hero - A Tribute To The Music of Ron Davies"
Apr 05 2013 59 mins  
FTB podcast #206 features a new tribute album called Unsung Hero - A Tribute To The Music of Ron Davies, produced by his sister GAIL DAVIES and featuring a wealth of great artists like DOLLY PARTON, DELBERT McCLINTON, GUY CLARK, ALISON KRAUSS and JIMMY HALL. Also new music from SONS OF FATHERS and SEMI-TWANG. Show #206 JOHN PRINE - You Stayed Away Too Long (Unsung Hero - A Tribute To The Music of Ron Davies) SEMI-TWANG - Love Interest (The Why And The What For) HEATHER MALONEY - Iron Bull (Heather Maloney) CHARLIE SHAFTER - Dear Diana (Charlie Shafter) TIM EASTON - Special 20 (Before the Revolution- The Best of 1998-2011) (mic break) MELISSA GREENER - Everybody Wants Some (Transistor Corazon) RETO BURRELL - In This City (Sunshine & Snow) TONY DENIKOS - High in the Low Country (Under the Church) SHELBY LYNNE - It Ain't Easy (Unsung Hero - A Tribute To The Music of Ron Davies) (mic break) THE HIGHBALLERS - She Ain't No Stranger (Soft Music and Hard Liquor) MAYA AND THE RUINS - I Wish That You Could Learn To Love Me (Take This Song With You) ANTSY McCLAIN - Picking Up Speed (Living The Dream) SONS OF FATHERS - Roots & Vine (Burning Days) (mic break) RON DAVIES & GAIL DAVIES - Steal Across The Border (Unsung Hero - A Tribute To The Music of Ron Davies) Here is the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. Freight Train Boogie podcasts also air weekly on RootHog Radio and on Rob Ellen's Flyinshoes Review. Get the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99. (April 5th, 2013) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie





FTB Show #202 featuring Phil Lee with Dustin Welch, Anders & Kendall, Annie & The Beekeepers and more...
Mar 08 2013 57 mins  
FTB podcast #202 features the new album PHIL LEE called The Fall and Further Decline of The Mighty King Of Love. Also new music from ANDERS & KENDALL, DUSTIN WELCH, and THE RIVERBREAKS. Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! Show #202 PHIL LEE - I Hated To See You Go (The Fall and Further Decline of The Mighty King Of Love) ANNIE & THE BEEKEEPERS - It Ain't Fair (My Bonneville) T FERRELL - Roll Over, Lester (Jesus Year) B. STERLING - Hang On (Searching Through the Changes) (mic break) SANDERS WILLIS - Turnaround (Plott Hound) THE RIVERBREAKS - Tell The Girls (Wildfire) LEWI LONGMIRE BAND - Since You Left Home (Tales of the Left Coast Roasters) ANDERS & KENDALL - City of Greats (Wild Chorus) PHIL LEE - I Like Everything (The Fall and Further Decline of The Mighty King Of Love) (mic break) SUSAN JAMES - Wandering (Driving Toward the Sun) MARSHALL/PEERY PROJECT - Life's Too Short (Life's Too Short) DEREK HOKE - Hope We Make It On Love (Waiting All Night) STEPHEN DAVID AUSTIN - MySpace (A Bakersfield Dozen) DUSTIN WELCH - Across the Rubicon (Tijuana Bible) (mic break) PHIL LEE - All You Need (The Fall and Further Decline of The Mighty King Of Love) Here is the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. Freight Train Boogie podcasts also air weekly on RootHog Radio and on Rob Ellen's Flyinshoes Review. Get the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99. (March 8th, 2013) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie












FTB 2012 Christmas Show with The Sweetback Sisters, JD McPherson, Black Prairie, Faron Young, XTC, and The Farewell Drifters
Dec 21 2012 62 mins  
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

FTB Show #190 is a "One Shot" episode with new music from Dylan LeBlanc, McCrary Sisters, The Dahls and Tim O'Brien & Darrell Scott
Dec 14 2012 64 mins  
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





FTB Show #186 with Lindi Ortega, Don Gallardo, Kevin Bowe, Bonnie Bishop and others...
Nov 09 2012 63 mins  
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










FTB Show #177 with The Trishas, Mic Harrison, Ronny Elliot, Tumbledown House & Graham Weber
Aug 24 2012 59 mins  
FTB podcast #177 features the debut album by THE TRISHAS called High, Wide & Handsome. Also new music from MIC HARRISON, RONNY ELLIOTT, & TUMBLEDOWN HOUSE. 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 #177 THE TRISHAS - Mother of Invention (High, Wide & Handsome) ELLIOT RANDALL - After The Show (single) THE MATT WOODS MANIFESTO - A Company Town (The Matt Woods Manifesto) MICHAEL AND THE LONESOME PLAYBOYS - The Last Honky Tonk (Last of the Honky Tonks) (mic break) TUMBLEDOWN HOUSE - The Race Track Song (Fables And Falsehoods) (mic break) RICK ESTRIN AND THE NIGHTCATS - Lucky You (One Wrong Turn) TOMMY WOMACK - Play That Cheap Trick, Cheap Trick Play (Now What!) GRAHAM WEBER - Sweet Virginia Brown (Women) THE TRISHAS - Strangers (High, Wide & Handsome) (mic break) CHRIS DANIELS - Better Days (Better Days) RONNY ELLIOTT - My Blood Is Too Red (I've Been Meaning To Write) JULIET AND THE LONESOME ROMEOS - No Regrets (No Regrets) THE HOBART BROTHERS WITH LIL’ SIS HOBART - Sweet Senorita (At Least We Have Each Other) MIC HARRISON AND THE HIGH SCORE - The Colonel is Dead (Still Wanna Fight) (mic break) THE TRISHAS - A Far Cry from You (High, Wide & Handsome) (August 24th, 2012) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie





FTB Show #172 featuring Keller Williams & The Travellin' McCourys, Tom House, Lucinda Williams, The Deadfields and more
Jul 13 2012 63 mins  
Freight Train Boogie podcast #172 features the new album by KELLER WILLIAMS WITH THE TRAVELIN’ McCOURYS called Pick. Also new music from TOM HOUSE, THE DEADFIELDS and a track from Even More Songs About Route 66. 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 #172 KELLER WILLIAMS WITH THE TRAVELIN’ McCOURYS - American Car (Pick) THE DEADFIELDS - Be Your Fool (Dance in the Sun) TRAILER RADIO - A Little Too Old (And A Lot Too Ugly) (Trailer Radio) JASON HEATH AND THE GREEDY SOULS - California Wine (Packed For Exile) (mic break) LUCINDA WILLIAMS - That Time Of Night (Oh Michael, Look What You've Done : Friends Play Michael Chapman) KEN WILL MORTON - Happy Enough (Contenders) SLAID CLEAVES - Pickin' California (Even More Songs About Route 66) KELLER WILLIAMS WITH THE TRAVELIN’ McCOURYS - Something Else (Pick) (mic break) HONOR FINNEGAN - Life is Short (The Tiny Life) TOM HOUSE - Postal Cards (Winding Down The Road) BLITZEN TRAPPER - Love the Way You Walk Away (American Goldwing) JALAPENO COMPADRES - I Wasn't Looking For You (The Ride) THE BAD COMPANIONS - I Liked Hank Before You Did (What, Me Worry) (mic break) KELLER WILLIAMS WITH THE TRAVELIN’ McCOURYS - Price Tag (Pick) (July 13th, 2012) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie



FTB Show #170 featuring Rachel Harrington and BoDeans, Chris Smither, Ben Glover, Hardin Burns and more...
Jun 29 2012 59 mins  
FTB podcast #170 features the new album by RACHEL HARRINGTON called Makin' Our House a Honkytonk. Also new music from CHRIS SMITHER, BODEANS, HARDIN BURNS. 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. And you can purchase the Freight Train Boogie Americana App for Android from Amazon for only $1.99. Show #170 (intro bed) JOE GOLDMARK - The High Road (The Wham Of That Steel Man!) RACHEL HARRINGTON - Makin' Our House a Honkytonk (Makin' Our House a Honkytonk) DAVIDSON HART KINGSBERY - NyQuil And Wine (2 Horses) KARI SICKENBERGER - A Beer and an Explanation (Settle Down) JOHN DOE AND EXENE CERVENKA - See How We Are (Singing and Playing) (mic break) CHRIS SMITHER - Hundred Dollar Valentine (Hundred Dollar Valentine) DRIFTWOOD - A Rock n Roll Heart (A Rock n Roll Heart) CHELSEA CROWELL - Better Than Her (Crystal City) SCOTT CHISM & THE BETTER HALF - Jet 'N Dewdrops's Farm (Long Haul Steady) RACHEL HARRINGTON - Wedding Ring Vacation (Makin' Our House a Honkytonk) (mic break) BEN GLOVER - Memo (*Do We Burn the Boats) MILAGRO SAINTS - Free (Chance & Circumstance) HARDIN BURNS - Earthquake Hurricane Flood (Lounge) THE MALLETT BROTHERS BAND - Don’t Need You (Low Down) BODEANS - American (American Made) (mic break) RACHEL HARRINGTON - I'll Show You Mine (Makin' Our House a Honkytonk) (June 29th, 2012) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie





FTB Show #165 with Marty Stuart, Grant Peeples, Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem and a track from Mercyland
May 20 2012 58 mins  
FTB podcast #165 the new album MARTY STUART & HIS FABULOUS SUPERLATIVES called Nashville 1: Tear the Woodpile Down. Also new music from GRANT PEEPLES, RANI ARBO & DAISY MAYHEM and a track form Mercyland. 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. And you can purchase the Freight Train Boogie Americana App for Android from Amazon for only $1.99. Show #165 MARTY STUART - Tear the Woodpile Down (Nashville 1: Tear the Woodpile Down) TURNPIKE TROUBADOURS - Before The Devil Knows We're Dead (Goodbye Normal Street) THE REFUGEES – Chain Stores, Malls and Restaurants (Three) MAYNARD AND THE MUSTIES - Cheap Cigar (Cheap Cigar) (mic break) GRANT PEEPLES - Patriot Act (for Dave Hickey) (Prior Convictions) RANI ARBO & DAISY MAYHEM - Miami Moon (Some Bright Morning) THE JAMES LOW WESTERN FRONT - Thinking California (Whiskey Farmer) WOODY PINES - Ham & Eggs (You Gotta Roll) MARTY STUART - Sundown in Nashville (Nashville 1: Tear the Woodpile Down) (mic break) THE McEUEN SESSIONS - For All The Good It Did (For All The Good) BRONWYNNE BRENT - Thankfully (Deep Black Water) COUNTRYCIDE - She Kills Me (The Rise and The Fal) JEAN SYNODINOS - The Perfect Crime (Girls, Good & Otherwise) PHIL MADEIRA featuring THE CIVIL WARS - From This Valley (Mercyland - Hymns For The Rest Of Us) (mic break) MARTY STUART - A Matter of Time (Nashville 1: Tear the Woodpile Down) (May 19th, 2012) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie























FTB Show #144 (One Shots)
Dec 29 2011 59 mins  
FTB #144 is a "one shot" show where we catch up on some of the Americana and Roots music releases from 2011 that never made it on previous shows for some reason. Heading into the new year with lots of new stuff lined up already means I'm not likely to get back to any of these artists soon. Thus, the "one shot" designation. Please click the artist's name to find out more about them and the song title for online CD or download ordering. Show #144 (One Shots) MARY FLOWER - Recession Rag (Misery Loves Company) (intro music bed) ARANN HARRIS AND THE FARM BAND - Pop Radio (Consolation Prize) CATHERINE MACLENNAN - Stealin’ (Silhouette) JAMES KEYES - Ain't Going Down Like That (Devil Take The Hindmost) THE GOOD INTENTIONS - Everybody Loves A Drinking Man (Someone Else's Time) NOAM PIKELNY - Bob McKinney (Beat The Devil and Carry A Rail) (mic break) MARISA YEAMAN - Roadcase Blues (Voices from the Underground) DAVE WOODCOCK & THE DEAD COMEDIANS - Do I Laugh Now, Or Wait Til It Gets (Funny Poisoned Nights & Bar Room Lights) LORRIE SINGER & BRADLEY KOPP - Where'd All The Money Go? (A Deep Oasis) MANDOLIN ORANGE - Lines On The Floor (Haste Make/Hard Hearted Stranger) TODD NOVAK - It's A Long Road (Raspberry Moonshine) (mic break) MAGGIE BJORKLUND - Intertwined (Coming Home) TOYKO ROSENTHAL -Maybe I've Been Where I'm Goin' (Who Was That Man) MICHELLE McAFEE - Poetry of Life (Up In The Air) CHRIS ALTMANN -Love Like This (Que Paso) BILLY BURNETTE - Rock N' Roll With It (Rock N' Roll With It) (mic break) THE BORDER BLASTERS - (In The) Next Life (The Sun Session) (Dec. 29th, 2011) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie Americana Boogie





































FTB Show #114 with DANNY CLICK, JUDE JOHNSTONE & THE BAND OF HEATHENS
Apr 09 2011 59 mins  
FTB podcast #114 features the new album by DANNY CLICK called Life Is A Good Place. Also new music from SHANNON McNALLY, JUDE JOHNSTONE and THE BAND OF HEATHENS. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. 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! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. And there is now an Android App available to Android phone users! Just search for Freight Train Boogie in your App Store on your phone. Here's the App Market link. Show #114 DANNY CLICK - I Feel Good Today (Life Is A Good Place) BONNIE WHITMORE - Embers To Ashes (Embers To Ashes) JIM BYRNES - Yield Not to Temptation (Everywhere West) THE BAND OF HEATHENS - Enough (Top Hat Crown & The Clapmaster's Son) (mic break) SHANNON McNALLY -Western Ballad (Western Ballad) DANNY DARST - Highway 99 (Exit 10) ROCKIN’ JASON D. WILLIAMS - To Hell With You (Killer Instincts) DANNY CLICK - If I Was God (Life Is A Good Place) (mic break) AMY BLACK - Run Johnny (One Time) COLIN GILMORE - Circles In the Yard (Goodnight Lane) BOW THAYER & PERFECT TRAINWRECK - Catskill Stone (Bottom of the Sky) JUDE JOHNSTONE - Don't Wake Me Up (Quiet Girl) (mic break) DANNY CLICK - Wait My Turn Life Is A Good Place (April 8th, 2011) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie

FTB podcast #113 with BRETT DETAR, KIMMIE RHODES, ISRAEL NASH GRIPKA and TEJAS BROTHERS
Apr 02 2011 45 mins  
FTB podcast #113 features the new album by BRETT DETAR called Bird In The Tangle. Also new music from KIMMIE RHODES, ISRAEL NASH GRIPKA and TEJAS BROTHERS. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please email mewith 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! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. And there is now an Android App available to Android phone users! Just search for Freight Train Boogie in your App Store on your phone. Here's the App Market link. Show #113 BRETT DETAR - The Devil’s Gotta Earn (Bird In The Tangle) LINDI ORTEGA - Little Lie (Little Red Boots) JOE CASSADY AND THE WEST END SOUND - Rorschach In Love (The Chymical Vegas Wedding of...) TEJAS BROTHERS - Say It Again (Rich Man) (mic break) KIMMIE RHODES - Back Again (Dreams Of Flying) RICHARD BRANDENBURG - This Love That We've Been Living Through (Flickering Dreams) RED EYE JUNCTION - Beer Bottles (Better Days) BRETT DETAR - Coasts (Bird In The Tangle) (mic break) MICHAEL ON FIRE - Marlboro Country (Always Yes) RENEE WAHL - Keeping You For Mine (Cumberland Moonshine) THE STAGGER & SWAY - Up And Go (Break Til You Bend) ISRAEL NASH GRIPKA - Black and Blue (Barn Doors and Concrete Floors) (mic break) BRETT DETAR - Empty House On A Famous Hill (Bird In The Tangle) (April 1st, 2011) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie Americana Boogie

FTB show #112 with BRENNEN LEIGH, BRUCE COCKBURN, EXENE CERVENKA and THE SMALL PONDS
Mar 26 2011 48 mins  
FTB podcast #112 features the new album by BRENNEN LEIGH called The Box. Also new music from BRUCE COCKBURN, EXENE CERVENKA and THE SMALL PONDS. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please email me with any questions or suggestions for the podcasts. Here's the iTunes linkto subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. And there is now an Android App available to Android phone users! Just search for Freight Train Boogie in your App Store on your phone. Here's the App Market link. Show #112 BRENNEN LEIGH - Rolling Green Hills (The Box) ELEVEN HUNDRED SPRINGS - Hardcore Honkytonk (Eight The Hard Way) BEN GILMER & THE SIDEARMS - Hey Jayne(Heart That Burns) EXENE CERVENKA - Already In Love (The Excitement of Maybe) (mic break) BRUCE COCKBURN - Call Me Rose (Small Source of Comfort) THE SMALL PONDS - Gypsy Cards (Caitlin Cary & Matt Douglas are The Small Ponds) TINY TELEVISION - Rose Colored Sunsets (Mission Statement) BRENNEN LEIGH - Backsliding Blues (The Box) (mic break) GREEN RIVER ORDINANCE - Where the West Wind Blows(The Morning Passengers) SHANNON WURST - I'm Wiley Post(What's More Honest Than a Song) JIM ARMSTRONG - Worn Out Shoes(Junction Road) ARMAND MARGJEKA - What Feeling(Margo, Margo) (mic break) BRENNEN LEIGH - The Box(The Box) (March 25th, 2011) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie Americana Boogie

FTB Show #111 with GRANT PEEPLES, LOS FABULOCOS, ANDY FRIEDMAN and THE WAILIN’ JENNYS
Mar 18 2011 54 mins  
FTB podcast #111 features the new album by GRANT PEEPLES called Okra and Ecclesiastes. Also new music from ANDY FRIEDMAN, LOS FABULOCOS and THE WAILIN’ JENNYS. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. 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! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss Show #111 GRANT PEEPLES - Down Here In The County (Okra and Ecclesiastes) LOS FABULOCOS - Everything Will Turn Out Alright(Dos) CAITLIN ROSE - Shanghai Cigarettes (Own Side Now) DON GALLARDO - Home (When The Daylight Whispers Darling...) (mic break) THE WAILIN' JENNYS - Storm Comin’(Bright Morning Stars) ANDY FRIEDMAN - It's Time For Church (Laserbeams and Dreams) DAVID OLNEY - Way Down Deep (Dutchman's Curve) GRANT PEEPLES - Last Great Buffalo Hunt (Okra and Ecclesiastes) (mic break) CAHALEN MORRISON & ELI WEST - Over There (The Holy Coming of the Storm) ANDREW ANDERSON - Once Met a Girl (As Long as This Thing's Flyin') SARA HICKMAN - State Of Emergency (Absence of Blame) THE LINCOLN BEDROOM - I Just Want To See Her Face Again (Broken Record) (mic break) GRANT PEEPLES - My People Come From The Dirt (Okra and Ecclesiastes) (March 18th, 2011) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie Americana Boogie

FTB podcast #110 featuring EMMA HILL, DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS, JEFF TALMADGE and SUSAN GIBSON
Mar 12 2011 50 mins  
FTB podcast #110 features the new album by EMMA HILL & HER GENTLEMEN CALLERS called Meet Me at the Moon. Also new music from DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS, JEFF TALMADGE and SUSAN GIBSON. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. 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! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss Show #110 EMMA HILL & HER GENTLEMEN CALLERS - Meet Me at the Moon (Meet Me at the Moon) BORIS McCUTCHEON & THE SALTLICKS - What Ails You (Wheels of Life) DAN BAKER -Little O Death (Sad Song Junkie) SUSAN GIBSON - It's Raining Outside Today, Hooray! (Tightrope) (mic break) JEFF TALMADGE - Kind of Everything (Kind of Everything) LYNNE HANSON - Just For The Ride (Once The Sun Goes Down) LUNCH AT ALLEN’S - I’ll Let You Know More (Lunch At Allen's) EMMA HILL & HER GENTLEMEN CALLERS -That Might Have Been (Meet Me at the Moon) (mic break) DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS - Everybody Need Love (Go Go Boots) KIM BEGGS - Honey and Crumbs (Blue Bones) RILEY ETHERIDGE JR - Northeast Texas Women (Powder Keg) SARA LEE GUTHRIE & JOHNNY IRION - Hurry Up and Wait (Bright Examples) (mic break) EMMA HILL & HER GENTLEMEN CALLERS - Gold Stars All Around (Meet Me at the Moon) (March 12th, 2011) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie Americana Boogie



FTB Podcast #108, The Folk Alliance Special
Feb 26 2011 50 mins  
FTB podcast #108 is a special show featuring artists who recently played at the International Folk Alliance Conference in Memphis, TN. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads. A few of these songs are unreleased or are only available from the artists. 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! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss Show #108, Folk Alliance Special ELEPHANT REVIVAL - Lexington - Break in the Clouds (intro bed) NEW COUNTRY REHAB - Angel of Death LAIL ARAD - Reminds Me Of You (Someone NEW) MATT THE ELECTRICIAN - Middle of a Little Country Road (The Best of Times: Texas artists performing the music of Sara Hickman) RED JUNE - A Quiet Mind (Remember Me Well) (mic break) RACHAEL HARRINGTON - Little Pink (Celilo Falls) ROD PICOTT & AMANDA SHIRES - Little Darlin' (Sew Your Heart With Wires) POKEY LaFARGE - Plain Old Country Lad (A Frowning World : An E.C. Ball Memorial Album) ROOSEVELT DIME - Diggin’ Song (Steamboat Soul) (mic break) THE BARN BIRDS - Desert Rose (Jonathan Byrd & Chris Kokesh) THE WILDERNESS OF MANITOBA - Hardship Acres (You Left the Fire) MISS TESS - I Don't Need That Man (Miss Tess & The Bon Ton Parade) DAVID MYLES - When It Comes My Turn (Live at the Carlton) HOT CLUB OF COWTOWN - Time Changes Everything (What Makes Bob Holler) (mic break) PETER COOPER - The Champion Of The World (The Lloyd Green Album) (Feb. 25th, 2011) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie Americana Boogie



FTB #105 feat. GURF MORLIX, NORTH MISS. ALLSTARS & LISA MORALES
Feb 04 2011 51 mins  
FTB podcast #105 features the new album by GURF MORLIX called Blaze Foley's 113th Wet Dream. Also new music from NORTH MISSISSIPPI ALLSTARS, LISA MORALES and CARRIE RODRIGUEZ & BEN KYLE. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please email me with any questions or suggestions for the podcasts. ([email protected])Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss Show #105 GURF MORLIX - Baby Can I Crawl Back To You -Blaze Foley's 113th Wet Dream LIBBY KOCH - Lonesome Bound - The Shadow of This Town ALLEN THOMPSON - All These Years -26 Years BOW THAYER & PERFECT TRAINWRECK - Your Heart is Not Your First Car -Bottom of the Sky (mic break) LISA MORALES - Beautiful Mistake -Beautiful Mistake CARRIE RODRIGUEZ & BEN KYLE - Your Lonely Heart - We Still Love Our Country WATERMELON SLIM - Good Ole Boys Never Change -Ringers GURF MORLIX - Blaze Foley's 113th Wet Dream -Blaze Foley's 113th Wet Dream (mic break) NORTH MISSISSIPPI ALLSTARS - How I Wish My Train Would Come - Keys to the Kingdom TONY DENIKOS - River Don't Rise -Already Gone THE WHIPTAILS - Perfect Drug - The Whiptails JIM ARMSTRONG - Dollars In His Wallet -Junction Road (mic break) GURF MORLIX - If I Could Only Fly - Blaze Foley's 113th Wet Dream (Feb. 4th, 2011) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie


FTB show #103 with EMORY QUINN, SALLY SPRING, and 77 EL DEORA
Jan 21 2011 54 mins  
FTB podcast #103 is a mix of great new music from EMORY QUINN, SALLY SPRING, and 77 EL DEORA. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please email me with any questions or suggestions for the podcasts. ([email protected])Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss Show #103 77 EL DEORA - (I Just Dodged a) Bullet - The Crown & The Crow's Confession MARTIN ENGLAND - Do What The Man With The Gun Says - Razed And Reconstructed KATHRYN CAINE - Settlin Down - Down Home Girl THE GREAT RECESSION ORCHESTRA - Sadie Green - Have You Even Heard of Milton Brown? (mic break) GLENNA BELL - Honky Tonk Man -Perfectly Legal: Songs of Sex, Love and Murder REVEREND FREAKCHILD - Sweet Sweet You - God Shaped Hole SALLY SPRING - Made of Stars -Made of Stars MIKE + RUTHY - Be the Boss - Million To One (mic break) DEREK PRITZL - His Words -Drifter THESE UNITED STATES - Just This - What Lasts EMORY QUINN - Hand In Hand -See You At The Next Light JIM BYRNES - No Mail Blues - Everywhere West MARTI BROM - Forbidden Fruit -Not For Nothin' (mic break) 77 EL DEORA - Fire on the Mountain (Revisited) -The Crown & The Crow's Confession (Jan. 21st, 2011) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie




Freight Train Boogie podcast #100, The Best of 2010
Dec 31 2010 55 mins  
FTB Show #100 features song selections from my Best of 2010 list. My full in-order list is posted here. Some of the CD's on the bigger labels have not given me permission to use their music so they are not included here. These artsits include JAMEY JOHNSON,CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS and ELVIS COSTELLO. our input is always encouraged and appreciated. Please email me with any questions or suggestions for the podcasts. frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the Freight Train Boogie podcast. Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss Also, starting the first of the year, all FTB podcast playlists with players and iTunes links will be posted at FTBpodcasts.com only. Show #100 Best of 2010 JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE - Ain’t Waitin’ - Harlem River Blues YVETTE LANDRY Growing Old - Should Have Known PETER ROWAN BLUEGRASS BAND - Turn the Other Cheek - Legacy ERIC BRACE & PETER COOPER - I Wish We Had Our Time Again - Master Sessions (mic break) SHELBY LYNNE - Old #7 - Tears, Lies, and Alibis WILLIE NELSON - House of Gold - Country Music ELIZABETH COOK - Yes To Booty - Welder WILL KIMBROUGH - Open to Love - Wings (mic break) ZOE MUTH & THE LOST HIGH ROLLERS - The Running Kind - Zoe Muth and the Lost High Rollers ELLIOT RANDALL - Chasing My Tail - Caffeine & Gasoline SHINYRIBS - East TX Rust - Well After Awhile ROMAN CANDLE - Eden Was a Garden - Oh Tall Tree in the Ear (mic break) PATTY GRIFFIN - Never Grow Old - Downtown Church Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie

Freight Train Boogie #98, the 1-Shot Show
Dec 10 2010 60 mins  
FTB Show #98 is a special end-of-year collection of "one-shots" with LAKE STREET DIVE, 7 WALKERS, CHRIS KOKESH and THE WHITE BUFFALO. One Shots are single tracks from 2010 albums that got skipped over from previous shows. This is the longest podcast I've done yet, over an hour but it also may be one of the best! Your input is always encouraged and appreciated. Please email me with any questions or suggestions for the podcasts. frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the Freight Train Boogie podcast. Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss Also, starting the first of the year, all FTB podcast playlists with players and iTunes link will be posted at FTBpodcasts.com only. Show #98 (One Shots) (intro bed) STEVIE COYLE - Cousin Sally Brown - Freight Train Boogie 2 MARC BLACK - Ooh I Love My Coffee - Pictures Of The Highway THE DEFIBULATORS - Honey, You Had Me Fooled - Corn Money LAKE STREET DIVE - Hello? Goodbye! - Lake Street Dive SOUTHERN CULTURE ON THE SKIDS - Pig Pickin’ - The Kudzu Ranch (mic break) THE WHITE BUFFALO - Love Song #2 - Prepare for Black & Blue EVIE LADIN - Dance Me - Float Downstream JEREMY PARSONS - Doggondest Feelin' - Doggondest Feelin' MINTON SPARKS - Giddy Up Gibson - Minton Sparks Performing Live at The Station Inn JON FOX - Mountain Top - Crooked Wheels JOHN FRANCIS - Johnny Cash On The Radio - The Better Angels (mic break) 7 WALKERS - King Cotton Blues - 7 Walkers LEYLA FENCES - Gettin' Over You - Liars, Cheats & Fools MIKE CLIFFORD - Talkin' To My Drink - Backroads in Bare Feet CHRIS GATES AND GATESVILLE - Searching For You - Welcome To Gatesville KEROSENE KONDORS - The Bottom - Sixteen Seasons (mic break) CHRIS KOKESH - Hell of a Year - October Valentine December 10th, 2010 Bill Frater frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com Freight Train Boogie

FTB podcast #97 features the new CD from ADAM KLEIN entitled "Wounded Electric Youth"
Dec 03 2010 54 mins  
FTB podcast #97 features the new CD from ADAM KLEIN entitled Wounded Electric Youth. Also new music from SARA HICKMAN and a track from the forthcoming SARA LEE GUTHRIE & JOHNNY IRION album, due in February. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please email me with any questions or suggestions for the podcasts. (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com) Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss Show #97 ADAM KLEIN - Driftin' - Wounded Electric Youth DYLAN LeBLANC - Low - Paupers Field KIM RICHEY - When The Circus Comes To Town - Wreck Your Wheels MIKE FARRIS AND THE CUMBERLAND SAINTS - Mother Earth - The Night The Cumberland Came Alive (mic break) SARA LEE GUTHRIE & JOHNNY IRION - Target on your Heart - Bright Examples THE TWANGTOWN PARAMOURS - Might As Well Be You - The Twangtown Paramours MAGNOLIA MOUNTAIN - Like Any Other - Redbird Green ADAM KLEIN - Griffin's Song - Wounded Electric Youth (mic break) SARA HICKMAN - I'm So Glad You Came Along - Absence of Blame D.B. RIELLY - Loving You Again - Love Potions and Snake Oil DAVID BALL - On Top Of The World - Sparkle City LESLIE STEVENS AND THE BADGERS - Salvation - Roomful of Smoke (mic break) ADAM KLEIN - Wayward Son Wounded Electric Youth Bill Frater (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com) Freight Train Boogie

Show #96 features SCOTT GIBSON's new album "Just Keep Drivin'"
Nov 26 2010 55 mins  
FTB podcast #96 features the new CD from SCOTT GIBSON called Just Keep Drivin'. Also new music from MARTI BROM and GIRL HAGGARD. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please email me with any questions or suggestions for the podcasts. (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com) Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss Show #96 SCOTT GIBSON - Bigger Than Dallas - Just Keep Drivin’CORINNE CHAPMAN - Paper Doll - Dirty Pretty ThingsMIC HARRISON & THE HIGH SCORE - I'm Still Lost - Great CommotionBOW THAYER AND PERFECT TRAINWRECK - Dawning - Bottom Of The Sky(mic break)MARTI BROM - Mascara Tears - Not For Nothin'DALE WATSON - Carryin' On - Carryin' OnJENNY WHITELEY - Day Without Words - Forgive or ForgetSCOTT GIBSON - Pop Quiz - Just Keep Drivin’(mic break)DAN BAKER - Sad Song Junkie - Sad Song JunkieTHE STARLINGS - Fallen Days (For the One on The Run) - Bright LightBOBBY BARE, JR. - Don't Go To Chattanooga - A Storm, A Tree, My Mother's HeadJIMMY PIZZITOLA - Fresh Water - Poet On The RunGIRL HAGGARD - Modern Lovers - Country and Eastern(mic break)SCOTT GIBSON - Just Keep Drivin’ - Just Keep Drivin’ Bill Frater (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com)Freight Train Boogie

FTB podcast #95 features the new CD from GARY BENNETT called "My Ol' Guitar"
Nov 18 2010 51 mins  
FTB podcast #95 features the new CD from GARY BENNETT called My Ol' Guitar. Also great new music from ROCKIN’ JASON D. WILLIAMS and THE FABULOUS GINN SISTERS. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please email me with any questions or suggestions for the podcasts. (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com) Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Here's the direct link to listen now! And this is the RSS feed for non-iTunes listeners: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss Show #95 GARY BENNETT - I Ain't Gonna Do It Anymore - My Ol' Guitar KARI SICKENBERGER - Settle Down - Settle Down LAST TRAIN - When I'm Gone - TurnAgain THE FABULOUS GINN SISTERS - Hey Doll - You Can't Take a Bad Girl Home (mic break) JOE CASSADY AND THE WEST END SOUND - Broken Down - The Chymical Vegas Wedding of.. CHIP TAYLOR & CARRIE RODRIGUEZ -New Bye & Bye - The New Bye & Bye GRAHAM WILKINSON - Ragamuffin - Yearbook GARY BENNETT - While You Were Gone - My Ol' Guitar (mic break) MEAGHAN BLANCHARD - Oh Darlin' - Chasin' Lonely Again DAN KWAS - Magic Touch - Dreams Die Hard PORTERDAVIS - Strange Way To Grieve - Porterdavis ROCKIN’ JASON D. WILLIAMS - You Look Like I Could Use A Drink - Killer Instincts (mic break) GARY BENNETT -My Ol’ Guitar - My Ol' Guitar Bill Frater (frater(at)freighttrainboogie.com) Freight Train Boogie









FTB #87 features 'Master Sessions' by ERIC BRACE & PETER COOPER
Sep 24 2010 49 mins  
FTB podcast #87 features the new CD by ERIC BRACE & PETER COOPER called Master Sessions. The album features two masters in steel guitarist LLOYD GREEN and Dobro player MIKE AULDRIDGE. You'll also find new music from BOBBY BARE, JR. and HEY MAVIS. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. 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! Please help the Freight Train Boogie podcasts by filling out this short survey... Thanks very much! Show #87 ERIC BRACE & PETER COOPER-Big Steve - Master Sessions HEY MAVIS - Red Light - Red Wine THE MAYFLIES - Mississippi Soul - A Thousand Small Things BOBBY BARE, JR. - Sad Smile - A Storm, A Tree, My Mother's Head (mic break) JEFF TURMES - God Came Down From Heaven - five horses, four riders SUSAN COWSILL -The Way That It Goes - Lighthouse JOHN STATZ - Disclaimer - Ghost Towns ERIC BRACE & PETER COOPER - It Won't Be Me - Master Sessions (mic break) THE BLACKBERRY BUSHES - Salt Creek - Little Bit of Grace CADILLAC SKY - Part of My Heart - Letters in the Deep TIM CARROLL - Poor Man's Way - All Kinds Of Pain MIKE + RUTHY - End of Time - Million To One (mic break) ERIC BRACE & PETER COOPER - Suffer A Fool - Master Sessions Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie




FTB #84 with MARTY STUART's Ghost Train (The Studio B Sessions)
Sep 01 2010 53 mins  
FTB podcast #84 features the new CD by MARTY STUART, called Ghost Train. To my ears, this could be one of the best albums of 2010. Be sure to check out Marty's video below too, it's great! Also new music from MIC HARRISON, HOT CLUB SANDWICH (with DAN HICKS) and THE STARLINGS. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please email me with any questions or suggestions for the podcasts. Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts. Below is a player to listen now. Kindly help the Freight Train Boogie podcasts to grow by filling out this short survey...Thanks very much!Show #84 MARTY STUART - Ghost Train Four-Oh-Ten - Ghost Train (The Studio B Sessions)THE STARLINGS - Bright Light - Bright LightOPIE HENDRIX - Girl From Portland - Camino Alto HOT CLUB SANDWICH - I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me - And If Only (mic break)BRUCE ROBISON - Heartache To Houston (download)WILL WHITE - I'll Never Do Time Again - Rise AboveSHELBY LYNNE - Something to Be Said About Airstreams - Tears, Lies, and AlibisMARTY STUART - I Run To You - Ghost Train (The Studio B Sessions)(mic break)KORT McCUMBER - Pay The Fiddler - Ain't the Same As BeforeRUTH PURVES SMITH & the 581 - Out in The Storm Part 1 - Out in The StormROB BAIRD - Running Away Blue Eyed AngelsMIC HARRISON & THE HIGH SCORE - Glass Bones - Great Commotion(mic break)MARTY STUART - Little Heartbreaker (The Likes of You) - Ghost Train (The Studio B Sessions) Bill FraterFreight Train Boogie

FTB podcast #83 features the new CD by CALEB KLAUDER, called Western Country
Aug 26 2010 54 mins  
FTB podcast #83 features the new CD by CALEB KLAUDER, called Western Country. He's a Portland singer with a great retro country sound. Also new music from JON LANGFORD, NORA JANE STRUTHERS and JUSTIN RUTLEDGE. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. 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! Please help the Freight Train Boogie podcasts to grow by filling out this short survey... Thanks very much! Show #83 CALEB KLAUDER - My Time is Gonna Come - Western Country LESLIE STEVENS AND THE BADGERS - Silly - Roomful of Smoke DANGERMUFFIN - Mystery Repeating - Moonscapes MARK OLSON - Little Bird of Freedom - Many Colored Kite (mic break) NORA JANE STRUTHERS - Cowgirl Yodel #3 - Nora Jane Struthers JIMMY LaFAVE - Desperate Men Do Desperate Things - Favorites 1992-2001 LUCKY BUCK & THE WINNERS - Government Money - The Uncomplicated Mind of Lucky Buck CALEB KLAUDER - Pieces on the Floor - Western Country (mic break) JUSTIN RUTLEDGE - Mrs. Montgomery - The Early Widows ZOE MUTH & THE LOST HIGH ROLLERS - You Only Believe Me When I'm Lying - Zoe Muth and the Lost High Rollers DAVID ROBERT KING - Strange Freedom - Take Me Home JON LANGFORD & SKULL ORCHARD - Getting Used to Uselessness - Old Devils (mic break) CALEB KLAUDER - In The Beginning Western Country Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie

FTB #82 featuring EILEN JEWELL's Butcher Holler: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn
Aug 19 2010 45 mins  
FTB podcast #82 features the new CD by EILEN JEWELL, it's called Butcher Holler: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn. Also new music from CHARLIE LOUVIN, SHANNON WHITWORTH and a BAND OF HEATHENS download tune. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. 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! Please help the Freight Train Boogie podcasts to grow by filling out this short survey... Thanks very much! Show #82 EILEN JEWELL - Fist City - Butcher Holler: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn CLAY McCLINTON - Bird For A Day - Livin' Out Loud ROBERT POE - Around For You - Robert Poe SHANNON WHITWORTH - Wrong Kind Of Man - Water Bound (mic break) BAND OF HEATHENS - Free Again (free download) BEN GILMER & THE SIDEARMS - Dark Clouds - Heart That Burns THE CORNELL HURD BAND - Invitation to the Blues - A Bad Year for Love EILEN JEWELL - Deep as Your Pocket - Butcher Holler: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn (mic break) CHARLIE LOUVIN - Hickory Wind - Hickory Wind: Live at Gram Parsons' Guitar Pull THE COAL PORTERS - Let's Say Goodbye (Like We Said Hello) - Durango LES SAMPOU -My, My, My - Lonesomeville ERIC BEVERLY AND THE SUNDAY BEST - All Her Little Secrets - The Sunday Best (mic break) EILEN JEWELL - Another Man Loved Me Last Night - Butcher Holler: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie




Freight Train Boogie podcast #78
Jul 15 2010 52 mins  
KEVIN WELCH's new CD, A Patch of Blue Sky is featured on show #78. Also new music from THE B STARS, LANCE WHALEN and US 32. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. 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! Please help the Freight Train Boogie to grow and prosper by filling out this short survey... http://wizzard.tv/survey/ftbpodcasts Thanks very much! Show #78 KEVIN WELCH - Come A Rain - A Patch of Blue Sky US 32 - Down in the Field - Tumblin' Home MICHAEL MARTIN MURPHY - What Am I Doing Hanging Around - Buckaroo Blue Grass THE VICTOR MOURNING - Zachariah - A Handful of Locusts (mic break) MARGO VALIANTE - Mama Don't Know - I Can't Pray THE BOTTLE ROCKETS - Give Me Room - Lean Forward THE TWANGTOWN PARAMOURS - You Play Me Like A Radio - The Twangtown Paramours KEVIN WELCH - Marysville - A Patch of Blue Sky (mic break) LANCE WHALEN - Shake Baby Shake - Civil Twilight CARRIE RODRIGUEZ - Big Love - Love And Circumstances JASON & THE SCORCHERS - When Did It Get So Easy (To Lie to Me) - Halcyon Times THE B STARS - Ink Free Baby of Mine - Behind the Barn with The B Stars (mic break) KEVIN WELCH - A Patch Of Blue Sky - A Patch of Blue Sky Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie My Podcast Alley feed! {pca-9faaf54778af7360780e57d8ba0d71f1}





Freight Train Boogie podcast #74
Jun 11 2010 56 mins  
THE STONE RIVER BOYS' CD Love On The Dial is featured on podcast #74. The Texas-based quintet features guitarist Dave Gonzalez, formerly a driving force in the Hacienda Brothers and the Paladins, and vocalist Mike Barfield, onetime leader of the Hollisters. Together, Barfield and Gonzalez have fashioned a gutsy crossbreed of country and R&B they’ve labeled “country funk.” Also new music from SARA PETITE, ROY SCHNEIDER and THE HOLLYFELDS. The full playlist is posted below. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. 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! Show #74 STONE RIVER BOYS - Can I Change My Mind Love On The Dial WILDER EMBRY - The Bottle The Bottle BLACK PRAIRIE - Red Rocking Chair Feast of the Hunters' Moon WILSON'S RESERVOIR - Brethren Wilson's Reservoir (mic break) THE HOLLYFELDS - How to Be Gone Lo Bueno, Lo Malo, Lo Feo ROY SCHNEIDER - Angels Along the Road Erleichda RECKLESS KELLY- I Hold the Bottle, You Hold the Wheel Somewhere in Time STONE RIVER BOYS - Lover's Prison Love On The Dial (mic break) PHIL MINISSALE - Let Me Explain Young Fool SARA PETITE - Take What I Can Get Doghouse Rose JIM KELLER - Wonderful World Sunshine In My Pocket JON DEE GRAHAM - Beautifully Broken It's Not As Bad As It Looks (mic break) STONE RIVER BOYS - Love On The Dial Love On The Dial Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie



















Freight Train Boogie podcast #53
Jan 13 2010 53 mins  
Show #53 features the new CD by RAY WYLIE HUBBARD called A: Enlightenment B: Endarkenment (Hint: There Is No C). Artists include SOMEBODY'S DARLING, CHRIS KASPER and YELLER BELLIES. The full playlist is posted below. Here's the iTunes link to subscribe to or download the show and here's the direct download link to listen right now on your computer. Check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Please email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts. Show #53 RAY WYLIE HUBBARD - A: Enlightenment B: Endarkenment (Hint: There Is No C) A: Enlightenment B: Endarkenment (Hint: There Is No C) CHRIS KASPER - Ain't No Saint Chasing Another Sundown MADISON VIOLET - Baby In The Black & White No Fool For Trying YELLER BELLIES - She Blames It All On You Here To Suffer (mic break) FREEDY JOHNSTON - Lonely Penny Rain on the City MICHAEL ONEILL - Take Me Away Ain't Leavin' Your Love SOMEBODY'S DARLING - Horses Somebody's Darling RAY WYLIE HUBBARD - Pots and Pans A: Enlightenment B: Endarkenment (Hint: There Is No C) (mic break) GEORGE KILBY JR - Let The Melody Live On Let The Melody Live On CORRINNE WEST - Lady Luck The Promise NOLAN McKELVEY - Regarding Proposition (H)8 A Matter Of Time TOM GILLAM - (When You) Come Around Had Enough (mic break) RAY WYLIE HUBBARD - The Four Horsemen Of The Apocalypse A: Enlightenment B: Endarkenment (Hint: There Is No C) Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie


























Freight Train Boogie podcast show #29
Jun 12 2009 53 mins  
Show #29 features the new CD by DAVE ALVIN AND THE GUILTY WOMEN, featuring Christy McWilson, Cindy Cashdollar, Nina Gerber, Laurie Lewis, Amy Farris, Sarah Brown and Lisa Pankratz. Also new songs from WEINLAND, OWEN TEMPLE and LIL' MO AND THE MONICATS. The full playlist is posted below. Please feel free to check the artist's websites and order their CD's or downloads and tell 'em you heard the songs on the FTB podcast. Here's the iTunes link to subscribe or download the show and here's the link to the direct download page. Please email me with any questions, comments or suggestions for the podcasts. Show #29 DAVE ALVIN & THE GUILTY WOMEN - California's Burning Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women OWEN TEMPLE - Broken Heart Land Dollars and Dimes THE DERAILERS - Bad, Bad Girl Guaranteed to Satisfy LIL' MO AND THE MONICATS - I Could Get Used To This On The Moon (mic break) DAVID LUTES - Love In The Hard Times Big Top: Volumes 1 & 2 THE GREENCARDS - Outskirts of Blue Fascination DAVID GRISSOM - True Love Don't Work That Way 10,000 Feet DAVE ALVIN & THE GUILTY WOMEN - Marie, Maire Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women (mic break) DAVE ALVIN & THE GUILTY WOMEN- Potter's Field Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women BUDDY & JULIE MILLER - Ellis County Written In Chalk GRANT LANGSTON - 30 Days Stand Up Man WEINLAND - Hardly Worth Saving Breaks in the Sun (mic break) DAVE ALVIN & THE GUILTY WOMEN - These Times We're Living In Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women Bill Frater Freight Train Boogie





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