Freight Train Boogie Show #281

cash-r-riverFTB Show #281 is my annual Best Music of The Year show with songs from most of my 10-15 favorite albums of 2014. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Direct link to listen now!

Show #281 (Best of 2014)

STEELISM – Cat’s Eye Ring  615 to Fame  (intro bed)
ROSANNE CASH – The Sunken Lands   The River & The Thread
OTIS GIBBS – Back In My Day Blues  Souvenirs Of A Misspent Youth
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CAHALEN MORRISON & COUNTRY HAMMER – Over And Over And Over Again  The Flower of Muscle Shoals
HURRAY FOR THE RIFF RAFF - Blue Ridge Mountain  Small Town Heroes
(mic break)
PARKER MILLSAP – Quite Contrary  Parker Millsap
LUCINDA WILLIAMS  –  When I Look at the World Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone
MARTY STUART – Jailhouse Saturday Night/Sunday Morning
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JP HARRIS AND THE TOUGH CHOICES - Young Women and Old Guitars  Home Is Where The Hurt Is
(mic break)
NIKKI LANE – Love’s on Fire  All Or Nothin’
HISS GOLDEN MESSENGERMahogany Dread  Lateness of Dancers
ZOE MUTH – Too Shiny  World of Strangers
CORY BRANAN – The Only You  The No-Hit Wonder
(mic break)
JESSE WINCHESTER – Just So Much  Reasonable Amount of Trouble
simpson-sturgill metaSTURGILL SIMPSON –  It Ain’t All Light   Metamodern Sounds in Country Music

FTB Best of 2014 list on No Depression

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(Dec. 12th, 2014)
Bill Frater

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Freight Train Boogie Show #280

long-burke-silverFTB Show #280 features a variety of “one-shot”songs from artists like Pegi Young, HowellDevine, Elliott BROOD, Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn and others. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Direct link to listen now!

Show #280

DANNY ROBERTS – New Gil Ramble Nighthawk  (intro music bed) 
THE BOOTLEG HONEYSEvery Song We Know EP
VIC RUGGIERO – New Jersey Story  This
BURKE LONG – About Love Silver Queen
ELIZA LYNN – Everything Sped Up Goodbye Nashville
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COLE WASHBURN – Anastasia  Traveler’s Moon
CHUCK CANNON – Something’s Wrong with the World God Shaped Hole
SHELLY KING – The Ones You Don’t See Coming  Building A Fire
MICHAEL WAID – Wrong Way Down a One Way Road The Door Is Wide Open
(mic break)
brown-pieta-outlaw (200x199)BELA FLECK & ABIGAIL WASHBURN – Railroad  Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn
THE OLY MOUNTAIN BOYS – It Rained For 40 Days White Horse
PIETA BROWN – Flowers Of Love Paradise Outlaw
ELLIOT BROOD – Little Ones Work and Love
(mic break)
PEGI YOUNG & THE SURVIVORS – I Be Weary Lonely In A Crowded Room
TIM HARWELL & THE LEGENDS – Dance Floor  Dance Floor
howelldevine-1 (200x200)HOWELLDEVINE – Let You Go  Modern Sounds of Ancient Juju
(mic break)
MAGGIE BJORKLUND – Missing At Sea Shake (outro music bed)

 

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(Dec. 4th, 2014)
Bill Frater

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Freight Train Boogie Show #279

haught-w-2FTB Show #279 features the new album by Wayne Haught entitled Fingers.  Also new music from James Hill, The Show Ponies and Hardin Burns. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Direct link to listen now!

Show #279

WAYNE HAUGHT – Where Bluebirds Sing  Fingers
LEE ANN WOMACK –  Sleeping with the Devil The Way I’m Livin’
JOSEPH LEMAY – Molly My Girl  Seventeen Acres
CRAIG MOREAU –  It Ain’t Nuthin’  The Daredevil Kid
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HARDIN BURNS – Down the Deep Well  Down the Deep Well
JAMES HILL – The Brightest Lights   The Old Silo
RED MOLLY – My Baby Loves Me The Red Album
ELIOT BRONSON –  Comin’ For ya North Georgia Blues Eliot Bronson  
WAYNE HAUGHT – Political Song For Waylon Jennings To Sing Fingers
(mic break)
JACOB ROBERT STEPHENS – The Sun Beyond The Storm The Sun Beyond The Storm
THE SHOW PONIES – Run For Your Life   Run For Your Life
showponies-3THE OLD 97’s – The Disconnect  Most Messed Up
LAURA BENITEZ  AND THE HEARTACHE – Good Love  Heartless Woman
DAVE ALVIN – Link of Chain  Link of Chain: A Songwriters Tribute To Chris Smither
(mic break)
WAYNE HAUGHT – Guitar Prayer  Fingers

Here’s the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. You can buy the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99.

(Nov. 14th, 2014)
Bill Frater

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Freight Train Boogie Show #278

stray-birds-2014FTB Show #278 features the album by The Stray Birds called Best Medicine.  Also new music from Lyra Lynn, Kelly Pardekooper and Big John Mills. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here’s the direct link to listen now!

Show #278

THE STRAY BIRDS – Best Medicine Best Medicine
REED FOEHL - Caroline Lost in The West
BRUCE ROBISON & KELLY WILLIS  – Motor City Man  Our Year
CHRISTIAN LOPEZ BAND  – Will I See You Again  Pilot
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(mic break)
LOUISE MOSRIE – I’ll Take You In  Lay It Down
KELLY PARDEKOOPER – I Still Cry Milk in Sunshine
FLOYD DOMINO & MARYANN PRICE – Everybody’s Talking About The Same Thing  Upfront
THE DIRTY RIVER BOYS – Didn’t Make The Cut  The Dirty River Boys
THE STRAY BIRDS – The Bells  Best Medicine
(mic break)
LYRA LYNN - Out To Sea  The Avenues
STURGILL SIMPSON –  Turtles All the Way Down   Metamodern Sounds in Country Music
BIG JOHN MILLS – Till Death Do Us Part (Give Me a Gun)  Honkytonkology
ELI BARSI – He’ll Be Back Again  Portrait Of A Cowgirl
arbucle-nq-1NQ ARBUCKLE – Red Wine   The Future Happens Anyway
(mic break)
THE STRAY BIRDS – Simple Man   Best Medicine

Here’s the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. You can buy the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99.

(Nov. 7th, 2014)
Bill Frater

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Freight Train Boogie Show #277

shakey-graves-1 (200x200)FTB Show #277 features the new album by Shakey Graves called And The War Came.  Also new music from Andrew Delaney, Angaleena Presley and Hot Rize. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here’s the direct link to listen now!

Show #277

SHAKEY GRAVES – Dearly Departed  And The War Came
LIZ COOPER & THE STAMPEDE –  Thieves  Monsters
RADNEY FOSTER – Whose Heart You Wreck (Ode to the Muse)  Everything I Should Have Said
NEW AMERICAN FARMERS – Down At the Pharmacy The Farmacology Sessions
newamericanfamers-sessions(mic break)
JOAN SHELLY – River Low Electric Ursa
HOT RIZE – Blue Is Falling  When I’m Free
TREVOR ALGUIRE – Rusty Old Strings Miles Away
LUKE WINSLOW-KING  – Everlasting Arms Everlasting Arms
SHAKEY GRAVES - Big Time Nashville Star  And The War Came
(mic break)
KEVIN LEE FLORENCE – Alone & Everything  Given
BRIGITTE DeMEYER – Honey Hush   Savannah Road
ANDREW DELANEY – Not In My House  Stricken, Smitten & Afflicted
ANGALEENA PRESLEY – American Middle Class  American Middle Class
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SHAKEY GRAVES – Only Son  And The War Came

Here’s the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. You can buy the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99.

(Oct. 31st, 2014)
Bill Frater

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Freight Train Boogie Show #276

ketchum-hal-troubadour-1 (200x180)FTB Show #276 features the new album by Hal Ketchum called I’m the Troubadour.  Also new music from Pieta Brown, Marty Stuart and Canebreakers. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here’s the direct link to listen now!

Show #276

HAL KETCHUM – I’m The Troubadour  I’m the Troubadour
EILEEN ROSE – Just Ain’t So Be Many Gone
JAY BOY ADAMS – Judgement Day  Let It Go
canebreakers-1MARTY STUART - Rough Around the Edges Saturday Night/Sunday Morning
(mic break)
KEELEY VALENTINO - Little Things  Keeley Valentino
AARON NEWMAN – Winter Blues Aaron Newman & the OK Caravan
GRANT FARM -Waitin’  Plowin’ Time
HAL KETCHUM - Midnight Works for Me  I’m the Troubadour
(mic break)
CANEBREAKERS - Promised Land  Frame and Floor
PIETA BROWN – Flowers of Love  Paradise Outlaw
JOSEPH HUBER – Same River Twice  The Hanging Road
JONATHAN BYRD – A Big Truck Brought It  You Can’t Outrun the Radio
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DEREK THOMAS & SKYLINE DRIVE Roll On  Beyond The Trestles
T SISTERS – Seduction of Spring  Kindred Lines
JESSE WINCHESTER – All That We Have Is Now Reasonable Amount of Trouble
(mic break)
HAL KETCHUM – Days Like This  I’m the Troubadour

Here’s the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. You can buy the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99.

(Oct. 24th, 2014)
Bill Frater

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Freight Train Boogie Show #275

williams-l-spirit (200x200)FTB Show #275 features the new album by Lucinda Williams called Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone. Also new music from Sons Of Bill, Rose’s Pawn Shop and John Cowan. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here’s the direct link to listen now!

Show #275

LUCINDA WILLIAMS Something Wicked This Way Comes  Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone
LACHLAN BRYAN AND THE WILDES – 309 Black Coffee
MOOT DAVIS – Goin’ In Hot Goin’ In Hot
rose-caroline-notafraidCAROLINE ROSE – Blood On Your Bootheels  I Will Not Be Afraid
(mic break)
JOHN COWAN – The Things I Haven’t Done  Sixty
STEVE CASPER & COWBOY ANGST –  Rattlesnake Road  Endless Sky
LUTHER DICKINSON – Goin’ Country  Rock ‘n Roll Blues
LUCINDA WILLIAMS - This Old Heartache  Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone
(mic break)
SONS OF BILL – Big Unknown Love & Logic
THE PSYCHO SISTERS – Never Never Boys Up On The Chair, Beatrice
THE WILHELMS – Little Stream of Whiskey Film at 11
ELI CONLEY - When God Sets His Sights On You  At The Seams
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ROSE’S PAWN SHOP - Stay All Night Gravity Well
(mic break)
LUCINDA WILLIAMS  – Stand Right by Each Other Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone

Here’s the RSS feed: http://ftbpodcasts.libsyn.com/rss. You can buy the Freight Train Boogie Americana Android App from Amazon for only $1.99.

(Oct. 17th, 2014)
Bill Frater

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Freight Train Boogie Show #274

harris-jp-choicesFTB Show #274 features the new album by JP Harris and the Tough Choices entitled  Home Is Where The Hurt Is. Also new music from Curtis McMurtry, Laney Jones and Greensky Bluegrass. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here’s the direct link to listen now!

Show #274

JP HARRIS AND THE TOUGH CHOICES – A Breaking Heart  Home Is Where The Hurt Is
CHRISTA GNIADEK – It’s Not Right Leaving Boston
EDWARD DAVID ANDERSON – The Next Melody Lies & Wishes
PETER ROWAN – Raven Dharma Blues
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GREENSKY BLUEGRASS –The Four  If Sorrows Swim
JERRY CASTLE- Write My Own Ending  South Holston 
LANEY JONES – Black Coffee  Golden Road
JP HARRIS AND THE TOUGH CHOICES  – Old Love Letters Home Is Where The Hurt Is
(mic break)
CURTIS McMURTRY – Foxhole Respectable Enemy
FRONT COUNTRY – One Kind Word  Sake Of The Sound
THE DEADFIEDS – Often Wrong, Never In Doubt  Often Wrong, Never In Doubt
MIKE FARRIS – Real Fine Day Shine For All The People
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DAVID MAYFIELD – The Man I’m Trying To Be Strangers
BRETT LARSON –  My Broken Heart  One Of These Roads
KATHRYN CAINE - Beatle Song  Kathryn Caine And The Small Band
(mic break)
JP HARRIS AND THE TOUGH CHOICES - Young Women and Old Guitars  Home Is Where The Hurt Is

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. 10th, 2014)
Bill Frater

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Freight Train Boogie Show #273

fayssoux-wait (180x180)FTB Show #273 features 2 new albums, Justin Townes Earle’s Single Mothers and I Can’t Wait by Fayssoux. Also new music from Jubal Lee Young, Phoebe Hunt and Calico the Band. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here’s the direct link to listen now!

Show #273

FAYSSOUX – I Can’t Wait  I Can’t Wait
JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE - White Gardenias  Single Mothers
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GRADY KELNECK – I’ll Shoot You Down  Take My Hand
CALICO THE BANDSan Andreas Shake  Rancho California
(mic break)
JUBAL LEE YOUNG – Careful With Your Heart  On A Dark Highway
PHOEBE HUNT & THE GATHERERS - Darkness  Walk With Me
DEL BARBER – Living With A Long Way To Go  Prairieography
JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE - My Baby Drives  Single Mothers
(mic break)
WALTER SALAS-HUMARA – Curve and Shake Curve and Shake
FAYSSOUX - The Last Night of the War  I Can’t Wait
mize-jen-angelsTHE STATESBORO REVUE – Lil Mary’s Last Stand  Ramble on Privilege Creek
MISTER ROPER – Sit Down, Katie  Mister Roper
(mic break)
JEN MIZE – Biscuits & Gravy  Fear, Pride & a Few Stubborn Angels
ALIAS MEANS – Sleeves  Light Matte
CAMPFIRES AND CONSTELLATIONS – Movin’ Carolina Homegrown
(mic break)
JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE – Wanna be A Stranger  Single Mothers
FAYSSOUX- My Brain   I Can’t Wait

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. 3rd, 2014)
Bill Frater

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Freight Train Boogie Show #272

leveque-sarah-2FTB Show #272 features 2 fine new albums, Beautiful Defeat,  from Sarah Leveque and Jeffrey Martin‘s Dogs in the Daylight. Also new music from Israel Nash, Christine Albert and Shovels & Rope. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here’s the direct link to listen now!

Show #272

JEFFREY MARTIN – The Middle Dogs in the Daylight
SARAH LEVECQUE - Back Of My Hand  Beautiful Defeat
WYATT EASTERLING –  Somebody PrayedGoodbye Hello
DAVID CHILDERS - First Mile  Serpents of Reformation
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(mic break)
CHRISTINE ALBERT – Old New Mexico Everything’s Beautiful Now
ISRAEL NASH – Through the Door Israel Nash’s Rain Plans
BAP KENNEDY – Heart Trouble  Let’s Start Again
SARAH LEVECQUE – Come Along For The Ride  Beautiful Defeat
(mic break)
JEFFREY MARTIN – Coal Fire Dogs in the Daylight
FEARING & WHITE – We Came Together  Tea and Confidences
CASEY BERRY – No Chance At All  Long Way Down
GAL HOLIDAY AND THE HONKY TONK REVUE -Broke Down and Broke  Last to Leave
SHOVELS & ROPE - Save The World  Swimmin’ Time
shovels-rope-2 (150x150)(mic break)
JEFFREY MARTIN –Down at the Bottom  Dogs in the Daylight
SARAH LEVECQUE – Village Idiot  Beautiful Defeat

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.

(Sept. 25th, 2014)
Bill Frater

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