Freight Train Boogie Show #504

FTB podcast #504 features 2 new albums, How the Mighty Fall by Charles Wesley Godwin and Pohorylle by Margo Cilker. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here is the direct link to listen now!

Show #504

Margo Cilker –  That River Pohorylle
Charles Wesley Godwin – Temporary Town 
How the Mighty Fall
Desert Hollow – Take Me Back To Nowhere
Thirsty
Mike Younger – Ragtime Angel
Burning The Bigtop Down
(mic break)
Billy Bragg – Should Have Seen It Coming
Million Things That Never Happened
Asleep at the Wheel – There You Go Again
Half A Hundred Years 
Oliver Wood – Kindness
Always Smilin’
Margo Cilker
– Brother, Taxman, Preacher Pohorylle
Charles Wesley Godwin
– Lyin’ Low How the Mighty Fall
(mic break)
JP Harris’ Dreadful Wind and Rain – Wild Bill Jones
Don’t You Marry No Railroad Man 
Th’ Legendary Shack Shakers – Punk Rock Retirement Plan
CockadoodleDeux
Hayes Carll – Nice Things
You Get It All
Carolyn Wonderland – Honey Bee
Tempting Fate 
Jeremy Pinnell – Doing My Best
Goodbye L.A.
(mic break)
Charles Wesley Godwin – Over Yonder How the Mighty Fall
Margo Cilker – Tehachapi Pohorylle

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(Nov. 6th, 2021)
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Freight Train Boogie Show #503

FTB podcast #503 features 2 new albums, the self-titled album by Kieran Ridge and the Moonrakers and American Siren by Emily Scott Robinson. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here is the direct link to listen now!

Show #503

Emily Scott Robinson – Old Gods American Siren
Kieran Ridge and the Moonrakers – Straight to the Heart of Love Kieran Ridge and the Moonrakers
The Pink Stones – Blueberry Dream Introducing…The Pink Stones
Gregory Dwane – Do You Really Want Me Gregory Dwane
(mic break)
The Barefoot Movement – Someday Pressing Onward
Waylon Payne – 7:28  Blue Eyes, The Harlot, The Queer, The Pusher & Me: The Lost Act
Brigitte DeMeyer – Cat Man Do  Seeker
Kieran Ridge and the Moonrakers – Killing Time Kieran Ridge and the Moonrakers
Emily Scott Robinson – Cheap Seats American Siren
(mic break)
Buffalo Nichols – How To Love Buffalo Nichols
TK & The Holy Know-Nothings –  Serenity Prayer  Incredible Heat Machine
The Shootouts – Hurt Heartbroke Bullseye
Connie Smith – Look Out Heart The Cry of the Heart
(mic break)
Emily Scott Robinson – Things You Learn the Hard Way American Siren
Kieran Ridge and the Moonrakers –  Somewhere On The Edge of Town
Kieran Ridge and the Moonrakers


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(Oct. 29th, 2021)
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Freight Train Boogie Show #502

FTB podcast #502 features new songs from some great artists like Joe Troop, Colin Linden, Sara Trunzo, Charley Crockett and more. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here is the direct link to listen now!

Show #502

Sean Devine – I’m Free Here For It All
Megan & Shane – Alone Daughter of Country
Trae Sheehan – Unread Letters Hello From The End Of The World
Joshua Ray Walker – Three Strikes See You Next Time 
(mic break)
Jenner Fox – Buffalo  Planet I’m From
Ben Stalets – Maybe Love’s Not All We Need Everybody’s Laughing
Maggie Rose – What Are We Fighting For Have A Seat
Colin Linden – Until the Heat Leaves Town  bLOW
Grayson Jenkins – Low Down Lady Turning Tides
(mic break)
Taylor McCall – So Damn Lucky Black Powder Soul 
Sara Trunzo – Nashville Time Cabin Fever Dream
Joe Troop – The Rise of Dreama Caldwell Borrowed Time 
Charley Crockett – Round This World Music City USA
(mic break)
Gordie Tentrees – Train Is Gone Mean Old World 

 

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(Oct. 9th, 2021)
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Freight Train Boogie Show #501

FTB podcast #501 features 2 new albums, Riddy Arman‘s self-titled debut and Back Down Home by Tony Kamel. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here is the direct link to listen now!

Show #501

Riddy Arman – Too Late To Write A Love Song Riddy Arman 
Tony Kamel – Amen Back Down Home
Rachel Brooke –  The Loneliness In Me The Loneliness in Me
Mark Germino – Lightning Don’t Always Strike The Tallest Tree Midnight Carnival
(mic break)
Tré Burt – I Cannot Care You, Yeah, You
AJ Lee and Blue Summit – Lemons and Tangerines  I’ll Come Back
Maynard and The Musties – (I Guess You Still Hate) I’m Still In Love With You Today Grown-up Things
Riddy Arman – Half A Heart Keychain Riddy Arman
Tony Kamel – Heat Back Down Home
(mic break)
Eric Bibb Whole Lotta Lovin’ (Featuring Ron Carter)  Dear America 
Walt Wilkins – Time To Move On Pedernales
Kelsey Waldon – Mississippi Goddam They’ll Never Keep Us Down
Paul Thorn – Here We Go Never Too Late to Call
(mic break)
Courtney Granger – Warm Red Wine Beneath Still Waters
Riddy Arman – Barbed Wire Riddy Arman
Tony Kamel – Let It Slide Back Down Home

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(Sept. 22nd, 2021)
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Freight Train Boogie Show #500

FTB podcast #500 features new songs from some great artists like Sturgill Simpson, Dori Freeman, Malcolm Holcombe, Shinyribs and more. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here is the direct link to listen now!

Show #500

Summer Dean – Blue Jean Country Queen Bad Romantic
Tim Easton – You Don’t Really Know Me You Don’t Really Know Me
Tom T. Hall – A Week In A Country Jail
James McMurtry – Canola Fields The Horses and the Hounds
(mic break)
Dori Freeman – Almost Home Ten Thousand Roses
The Furious Seasons – Is This Happening Home All Day, Home All Night
Nanci Griffith – Banks of the Pontchartrain The Last of the True Believers
Craig Cardiff – All This Time Running All This Time Running
Sierra Ferrell – In Dreams Long Time Coming
(mic break)
The Everly Brothers – Somebody Nobody Knows  Pass The Chicken & Listen
Sturgill Simpson – One In the Saddle, One On the Ground  The Ballad of Dood and Juanita
Watchhouse – Upside Down Watchhouse
Shinyribs – Working Woman Late Night TV Gold
Malcolm Holcombe – Money Train  Tricks of the Trade
(mic break)
Teddy Thompson and Jenni Muldaur – It’s So Sweet Teddy & Jenni do George & Tammy
Bobby Bare – That’s How I Got to Memphis 


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(Aug. 28th, 2021)
Bill Frater

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Freight Train Boogie Show #499

FTB podcast #499 is the return of the “one-shot” show with single songs from new albums byTim O’Brien, Robert Finley, Cas Haley, Ava Earl, Jim Lauderdale and more. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here is the direct link to listen now!

Show #499

(intro bed) Tommy Emmanuel – Flatt Did It  Accomplice Series, Vol. 1
Jonathan Edwards – Right Where I Am Right Where I Am
Grace Pettis – I Ain’t Your Mama Working Woman
Red Shahan – Mrs. Buy Me Something  Javelina
Jackson Browne – Downhill From Everywhere Downhill From Everywhere 
(mic break)
Laney Lou and the Bird Dog – Up For Air Through the Smoke
Korby Lenker – Now I Once Thought That I Was Strong Man in the Maroon 
Cas Haley – All The Right People All The Right People
Robert Finley – Country Child Sharecropper’s Son 
Jim Lauderdale – Here’s to Hoping Hope
(mic break)
Shay Martin Lovette – Upstate Scatter & Gather
Ava Earl – Springtime The Roses   The Roses
Jon Allen – Cruel World ...meanwhile  
Leah Blevins –  First Time Feeling  First Time Feeling
John R. Miller – Lookin’ Over My Shoulder  Depreciated 
(mic break)
Tim O’Brien – Pushing On Buttons (Staring At Screens)  He Walked On

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(Aug. 13th, 2021)
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Freight Train Boogie Show #498

FTB podcast #498 features 2 new albums, Cristina Vane‘s Nowhere Sounds Lovely and Beyond These Walls by Jesse Daniel. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here is the direct link to listen now!

Show #498

Jesse Daniel – Simple Things Beyond These Walls
Cristina Vane – What Remains Nowhere Sounds Lovely
Southern Culture On The Skids – Where Is The Moon At Home With…
Rodney Crowell – Something Has to Change Triage
(mic break)
Robin & Linda Williams – A Better Day A-Coming  A Better Day A-Coming
Dallas Burrow – Country Girl  Dallas Burrow
Sensational Country Blues Wonders –  When Your Heart Is Blue World Will Break Your Heart
Cristina Vane – Blueberry Hill Nowhere Sounds Lovely
Jesse Daniel – Living in the Great Divide Beyond These Walls
(mic break)
Steve Dawson – Forgiveness Is Nothing Like I Thought It Would Be  At The Bottom Of A Canyon In The Branches Of A Tree
Shannon McNally – Out Among the Stars The Waylon Sessions
Kyle Lalone – Not Gonna Drink Over You Somewhere in Between
The Flatlanders – Mama Does the Kangaroo Treasure of Love
Wild Earp & the Free For Alls – Livin’ The Life Dyin’ For Easy Livin’ 
(mic break)
Cristina Vane – Prayer For The Blind Nowhere Sounds Lovely
Jesse Daniel – Texas Summer Night Beyond These Walls

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(Aug. 1st, 2021)
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Freight Train Boogie Show #497

FTB podcast #497 features 2 new albums, Boy Golden‘s Church of Better Daze and Eden & Her Boyfriends by Anya Hinkle. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here is the direct link to listen now!

Show #497

Anya Hinkle – Why Women Need Wine Eden & Her Boyfriends
Boy Golden – Church of Better Daze Church of Better Daze
Pony Bradshaw – Foxfire Calico Jim
Tylor & the Train Robbers – This Town  Non-Typical Find
(mic break)
Jon Byrd –  I’ll Be Her Only One Me and Paul 
Sara Milonovich & Daisycutter –  Lawrence, KS Northeast
Jason Ringenberg – Nashville Without Rhinestones Rhinestoned
Anya Hinkle – I Belong To The Band Eden & Her Boyfriends
Boy Golden – KD and Lunch Meat Church of Better Daze
(mic break)
Will Rainier And The Pines – Great Big Trucky Truck  Tethered to the World
Aaron Burdett – Dirt Poor Dream Rich, Dirt Poor
Vivian Leva and Riley Calcagno – Will You Vivian Leva and Riley Calcagno
Country Westerns – Coming Down EP
(mic break)
Anya Hinkle – What’s It Gonna Take Eden & Her Boyfriends
Boy Golden – To Be You, Tonight Church of Better Daze

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(July 18th, 2021)
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Freight Train Boogie Show #496

FTB podcast #496 features 2 new albums, Vincent Neil Emerson‘s self-titled album and Queen of the In Between by K.C. Jones. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here is the direct link to listen now!

Show #496

Vincent Neil Emerson – Texas Moon Vincent Neil Emerson
K.C. Jones – Heat Rises Queen of the In Between  
Andrew Grimm – Uh Huh   A Little Heat  
Hannah Juanita – Call Yourself My Man  Hardliner
(mic break)
Diana Jones – We Believe You Song To A Refugee
Tim O’Brien – I Breathe In He Walked On 
Possessed By Paul James –  I Didn’t Know You When  As We Go Wandering
Vincent Neil Emerson – High On The Mountain Vincent Neil Emerson
K.C. Jones – Beginnings And Ends Queen of the In Between
(mic break)
Hayde Bluegrass Orchestra – My Heart and Soul (on Love)  Migrants
Cole Quest and The City Pickers – The Bitcoin Gambler  Self [En]Titled 
Jeffrey Foucault – Money Blues Deadstock: Uncollected Recordings
Travis Linville – I’m Still Here I’m Still Here
Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale – How Will I Know  A Sweet Relief Tribute To Joey Spampinato
(mic break)
K.C. Jones – Queen Of The In Between Queen of the In Between
Vincent Neil Emerson – Durango Vincent Neil Emerson

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(July 3rd, 2021)
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Freight Train Boogie Show #495

FTB podcast #495 features 2 new albums, Fire on the Ridge by Jenny Don’t And The Spurs and Friends in High Places by Turner Cody and the The Soldiers Of Love. Here’s the iTunes link to subscribe to the FTB podcasts.  Here is the direct link to listen now!

Show #495


Turner Cody and the Soldiers of Love – Lonely Days in Hollywood  Friends in High Places
Jenny Don’t And The Spurs – Lonely Days in Hollywood  Fire on the Ridge 
Cej – Honey On The Mind Friend Of The Sky  
Oliver Wood – Fine Line Always Smilin’
(mic break)
Cole Chaney – Another Day in the Life  Mercy 
Rachel Baiman – Joke’s On Me Cycles   
Mac Leaphart – Blame On The Bottle Music City Joke
Turner Cody and the Soldiers of Love – Friends in High Places
Friends in High Places
Jenny Don’t And The Spurs – California Cowboy
Fire on the Ridge
(mic break)
Danny Burns – Many Moons Ago  (feat. Sarah Jarosz) Hurricane 
Ian George  – Post-Corona  (single)
Shemekia Copeland – Walk Until I Ride Uncivil War
The High Hawks – Talk About That The High Hawks 
Graham Sharp – Generation Blues
Graham Sharp
(mic break)
Turner Cody and the Soldiers of LoveBoozing and Losing
Friends in High Places
Jenny Don’t And The SpursRestless Moon
Fire on the Ridge

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(June 20th, 2021)
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