ACSS 359 Tuesday 23/3/21

Hi Everyone,

Please join me on Tuesday 23/3/21 for another edition of The Australian Country Songwriters Show.

We have new (to the show) music this week from: David Daniel; Hannah Richardson; Karen Thomsen; Lloyd Back; Michael Waugh; Paula Punch; Piper Rodrigues; and The Haystack Mountain Hermits.

Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs for this week are: 1. Vanessa Bourne, Don’t Judge Me; 2. Jan Bentley, I Couldn’t Do It Without You; 3. Secret Letters, She Chose You; 4. Cathy Dobson, Learn To Swim; 5. Destiny Band Oz, This Is Our Land; 6. Benn Gunn, Born & Bred; 7. Watling & Bates, Candy Moon; 8. Darren Gillis, Damn Long Strait; 9. Kylie Gayle, Upside Down; and 10. Lucie Tiger, Found My Home.

Our Featured Artist this week, Melbourne singer/songwriter, Michael Waugh, has a new single release called Dirty River, and we’ll be playing it, along with two of our other favourite Michael Waugh songs, in the second hour of the show.

Our Flashback Track from the 2017 play list for the show will be from Renee Jonas; our Featured Instrumental will be from guitarist, Robbie Bostock; our Featured International Artist will be US singer/songwriter, Hannah Richardson; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Stuart Joel Nuggett.

Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Piper Rodrigues; Felicity Dowd; and Riley Catherall.

Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Bill Jackson; Peter Smokie Dawson; and Eric & Jacinta Read.

So, the play list will be:

First Hour: Lucie Tiger; Kylie Gayle; Darren Gillis; Watling & Bates; Benn Gunn; Destiny Band Oz; Cathy Dobson; Secret Letters; Jan Bentley; Vanessa Bourne; Lloyd Back; Dave Daniel; Adventures With Alice; and Karen Thomsen.

Second Hour: Frankie Boy; Chris Callaghan; Jemma Beech; Chris Williams; Michael Waugh (3 songs); Rae-Leigh; Andrea Robertson; Bryce Sainty; Renee Jonas; Robbie Bostock; Hannah Richardson; and Stuart Joel Nuggett.

Third Hour: Crystal Robins; Patsy Coleman; Warren Kearney; Piper Rodrigues; Felicity Dowd; Riley Catherall; Haystack Mountain Hermits; Shelly Jones Band; Paula Punch; Bill Jackson; Peter Smokie Dawson; Eric & Jacinta Read; Amber Joy Poulton; Arlene Stapleton; and Tony Smith.

I hope you can join me on Tuesday 23/3/2021 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.

And, if you’re a country songwriter, please send your songs through for me to have a listen to. Just email or Dropbox me at