ACSS 363 Tuesday 20/4/21

Hi Everyone,

Please join me on Tuesday 20/4/21 for another edition of The Australian Country Songwriters Show.

We have new (to the show) music this week from: Alison Jeeves; Bill Jackson; Graeme Clarke; Jen Mize; Kristy James; Merilyn Steele; Phill Doring; Rick Parker; Terry Bennetts; and Trinity Woodhouse.

Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs for this week are: 1. Michael Waugh, Dirty River; 2. Lucie Tiger, Found My Home; 3. Destiny Band Oz, This Is Our Land; 4. The Silverline, The Borderline; 5. Darren Gillis, Damn Long Strait; 6. Shelly Jones Band, Waltz Right Back; 7. Robert Ross, Don’t You Cry; 8. Jemma Beech, Gravy Train; 9. The Weeping Willows, Black Crow; and 10. Jase Lansky, Don’t Go.

Our Featured Artist this week, Victorian country singer, Tony Smith, has a new album release called Stir The Embers, and we’ll be playing three tracks from the album, in the second hour of the show.

Our Flashback Track from the show’s 2019 play list will be from Justin Landers; our Featured Instrumental will be from guitarist, Peter Salata; our Featured International Artist will be Canadian country singer, Kim Thompson; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Lizzie Steadman.

Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Trinity Woodhouse; Kate Hindle; and Meagan Jane.

Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Terry Bennetts; Brian Pattison; and Phill Doring.

So, the play list will be:

First Hour: Jase Lansky; The Weeping Willows; Jemma Beech; Robert Ross; Shelly Jones Band; Darren Gillis; The Silverline; Destiny Band Oz; Lucie Tiger; Michael Waugh; Suz Dorahy; Merilyn Steele; Rick Parker; and Paula Punch.

Second Hour: Graeme Clarke; Rae Leigh; Dean O’Leary; Katie Brianna; Tony Smith (3 songs); Kristy James; Brett Reid; Jen Mize; Justin Landers; Peter Salata; Kim Thompson; and Lizzie Steadman.

Third Hour: Tony Johns; Kora Naughton; Bill Jackson; Trinity Woodhouse; Kate Hindle; Meagan Jane; Benn Gunn; Alison Jeeves; The New Graces; Terry Bennetts; Brian Pattison; Phill Doring; Dave Cox; Tony Cook; and Haystack Mountain Hermits.

I hope you can join me on Tuesday 20/4/2021 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