ACSS 331 Tuesday 8/9/20

Hi Everyone,

We’re back to ONE Australian Country Songwriters Shows this week on Tuesday 8/9/20, so we’ll unfortunately have to make some drastic cutbacks to the play list.

We have new (to the show) music this week from: Dave Prior; Felicity Kircher; Gareth Leach; Justin Landers; and Michael Waugh.

Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs for this week are: 1. Cathy Dobson, A Farmer’s Lullaby; 2. Vanessa Bourne, Young At Heart; 3. The Weeping Willows, Wheels Won’t Roll; 4. Michael Meeking, Lonesome (Good Times Will Come Again); 5. Adventures With Alice, Sometimes More Times; 6. Benny Allen, The Battle Of Point Nepean; 7. Kathy Carver, Country All The Way; 8. The Long & The Short Of It, Just Give It All You Got; 9. Brendan McMahon, Jack; and 10. Alan & Trace, The Greatest Show On Earth.

Our Featured Artist, Melbourne singer/songwriter Gareth Leach, has a new album out called Trigger, and we will be playing two tracks from the album, plus one of our other favourite Gareth Leach songs, in the second hour of the show.

Our Flashback Track from the 2016 play list for the show will be from Sally-Anne Whitten; our Featured Instrumental will be from Lindsay Waddington; our Featured International Artist will be Canadian country singer, Steve Newsome; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Mark Atkins.

Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from; Lucy Parle; Felicity Kircher; and Rory Phillips.

Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Tony Smith; David Croser; and Dave Prior.

So, the play list will be:

First Hour: Alan & Trace; Brendan McMahon; The Long & The Short Of It; Kathy Carver; Benny Allen; Adventures With Alice; Michael Meeking; The Weeping Willows; Vanessa Bourne; Cathy Dobson; Ian Burns; Donna Fisk; Kathy Coleman; and Steve Cheers.

Second Hour: Billy Bridge; Kim Sheehy & Katie Hardyman; Leaving Lennox; Vanessa Delaine; Gareth Leach (3 songs); Emma Jene; Virjilla Joyce; Pete O’Brien; Sally-Anne Whitten; Lindsay Waddington; Steve Newsome; and Mark Atkins.

Third Hour: Paula Standing; Susan Muranty; Justin Landers; Lucy Parle; Felicity Kircher; Rory Phillips; Sani Bolton; Unique Sounz & Donna Hotz; Michael Waugh; Tony Smith; David Croser; Dave Prior; Watling & Bates; Lloyd Back; Max Jackson; and Michael Clare.

I hope you can join me on Tuesday 8/9/2020 from 6.00 pm on TodaysCountry94one 94.1 FM (Central Coast NSW), and later on our broadcast partners, 2 Air FM 107.9 (Coffs Harbour NSW); Seymour FM 103.9 (Seymour VIC); 7 Mid FM 97.1 (Oatlands TAS); EMFM 104.7 (Echuca VIC); 7 TAS FM 97.7 (Port Arthur TAS); and Radio Adelaide FM 101.5 (Adelaide SA).

And don’t forget to vote for your favourite song(s)! To vote, just private message me via the ACSS Facebook page.