ACSS 392 Tuesday 9/11/21

Hi Folks,

Another Australian Country Songwriters Show coming up on Tuesday 9/11/21 with more great music from independent Australian country songwriters.

We have new (to the show) music this week from: Brad Cole; Brendan McMahon; Ellen Tefanis; Head + Heart; Heywood & Moore; Jesse Wilde; Lindsay Waddington; Maddie Cail; and Snez.

Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs for this week are: 1. The Long & The Short Of It, She Runs; 2. Benny Allen, The Old Guard; 3. Sandy Louise, I Want You Close To Me; 4.  Destiny Band Oz, In The Neck; 5. Tania Murray, Follow Me Down To The River; 6. Ian Burns, The Climb; 7. Faith Julija, I Like Your Truck; 8. The Silverline, Lovely; 9. Angus Gill with Jim Lauderdale, Whittling Away; and 10. Cathy Dobson, Dry River Bed.

Our Featured Artist this week, Sydney-based country singer/songwriter, Brad Cole, has a new single out called Hits Me Like Lightning, and we’ll be playing it, together with two more of our favourite Brad Cole songs, in the second hour of the show.

Our Flashback Track from the show’s 2015 play list will be from Sally Anne Whitten; our Featured Instrumental will be from Lindsay Waddington; our Featured International Artist will be NZ country singer, Jesse Wilde; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Logan Hoswell.

Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Brandon Duff; Ellen Tefanis; and Maddie Cail.

Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Lloyd Back; Stets Strohfeld; and Tom Maxwell.

So, the play list will be:

First Hour: Cathy Dobson; Angus Gill with Jim Lauderdale; The Silverline; Faith Julija; Ian Burns; Tania Murray; Destiny Band Oz; Sandy Louise; Benny Allen; The Long & The Short Of It; Brendan McMahon; Matt Ward; Kate Hindle; and Vanessa Bourne.

Second Hour: Copperline; Aurelle Brunjes; Glenn Levi; Emma Dykes; Brad Cole (3 songs); Becci Nethery; Amy Pegg; Chris Boots Lee; Sally Anne Whitten; Lindsay Waddington; Jesse Wilde; and Logan Hoswell.

Third Hour: Tony Kennelly; Heywood & Moore; Head + Heart; Brandon Duff; Ellen Tefanis; Maddie Cail; Jonny Reid; Shelly Jones Band; Susy Bodilly; Lloyd Back; Stets Strohfeld; Tom Maxwell; The Rough Diamonds; Snez; and Jason McDaniel.

I hope you can join me on Tuesday 9/11/2021 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); Radio Adelaide FM 101.5 (Adelaide SA); and PHAZE RN Bendigo and Central Highlands VIC 87.6 and 88.0.

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