ACSS 382 Tuesday 31/8/21

Hi Folks,

Another great Australian Country Songwriters Show coming up on Tuesday 31/8/21 with more great music from independent Australian country songwriters.

We have new (to the show) music this week from: Andy Kidd; Andy Penkow; Clelia Adams; Corey Legge; Darren Gillis; Jayne Denham; Jonny Reid; Lydia Fairhall; Montgomery Church; Stets Strohfeld; The Rough Diamonds; The Water Runners; and Tracy Millar.

Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs for this week are: 1. Dan Higgins feat. Tim Higgins, Make Love Enough; 2. The Silverline, A Horse and His Girl; 3. Vanessa Bourne, Haggard In The Air; 4. Lucy Pace, Sleeping Souls; 5. Lance Birrell, Tomorrow; 6. Della Harris, Next Life; 7. Kylie Gale, Torn In Two; 8. Tony Smith, Beautiful Dreamer; 9. Adventures With Alice, Driving Route 288; and 10. Kevin Sullivan, Spend The Kids Inheritance.

Our Featured Artists, Snowy Mountains NSW duo, Montgomery Church, have a new album release called Where The Quiet Can Hide, and we’ll be playing three tracks from the album, in the second hour of the show.

Our Flashback Track from the show’s 2018 play list will be from Ian Burns; our Featured Instrumental will be from Peter Salata; our Featured International Artist will be Canadian country singer, Tracy Millar; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Lydia Fairhall.

Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Piper Rodrigues; Mason Hope and Shyanne Irwin.

Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Stets Strohfeld; Terry Bennetts; and Clelia Adams.

So, the play list will be:

First Hour: Kevin Sullivan; Adventures With Alice; Tony Smith; Kylie Gale; Della Harris; Lance Birrell; Lucy Pace; Vanessa Bourne; The Silverline; Dan Higgins feat. Tim Higgins; Andy Penkow; Michael Waugh; Destiny Band Oz; and Hinterland.

Second Hour: The Bloomvilles; Graham Howle; Jayne Denham; Brendan McMahon; Montgomery Church (3 songs); Corey Legge; Natalie Henry; Darren Gillis; Ian Burns; Peter Salata; Tracy Millar; and Lydia Fairhall.

Third Hour: The Water Runners; Andy Kidd; Talitha Jae; Piper Rodrigues; Mason Hope; Shyanne Irwin; Jonny Reid; Niksta; Charm of Finches; Stets Strohfeld; Terry Bennetts; Clelia Adams; The Rough Diamonds; The New Graces; Katrina Burgoyne; and John Glase.

I hope you can join me on Tuesday 31/8/2021 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