ACSS 397 Tuesday 14/12/21

Hi Folks,

Another Australian Country Songwriters Show coming up on Tuesday 14/12/21 with more great music from independent Australian country songwriters.

We have new (to the show) music this week from: Aly Cook & Treehouse Music; Brad Butcher; Destiny Band Oz; Eric Read; Jade Gibson; Kristy Apps; Myranda Christi; and Rae Leigh.

Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs for this week are: 1. Vanessa Bourne, Together But Alone; 2. Lucie Tiger, Do Me Right; 3. James Johnston, Small Town; 4. The Silverline, Lovely; 5. Ian Burns, The Climb; 6. Kate Hindle, Take It All In; 7. Brett Reid, Every Day’s A Diamond; 8. Alice Benfer, Never Tasted Dirt; 9. Della Harris, Truth Juice; and 10. Brendan McMahon, I Feel A Change.

Our Featured Artist this week, QLD country singer, Brad Butcher, has a new album out called Storyteller, and we’ll be playing three songs from the album, in the second hour of the show.

Our Flashback Track from the show’s 2015 play list will be from Samantha Mooney; our Featured Instrumental will be from Anthony Baxter; our Featured International Artist will be Canadian country singer, Myranda Christi; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Trevor Adamson.

Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Jade Gibson; Bella Mackenzie; and Mackenzie Lee.

Our Country Ballads segment will have songs from Peter Simpson; Peter Smokie Dawson; and Eric Read.

We’ll finish the show with a few more Festive Season songs from Destiny Band Oz; Faith Julija; Steve Vaughan; Aly Cook & Treehouse Music; Susan Muranty; Matt Scullion; and Ronnie-Rae Rivers.

So, the play list will be:

First Hour: Brendan McMahon; Della Harris; Alice Benfer; Brett Reid; Kate Hindle; Ian Burns; The Silverline; James Johnston; Lucie Tiger; Vanessa Bourne; Wal Neilsen; Rae Leigh; Brent Alcock; and Brian Baker.

Second Hour: Suz Dorahy; The Kindly Ravens; Charlie’s Attic; Crystal Robins; Brad Butcher (3 songs); Alan & Trace; Sandy Louise; Willow; Samantha Mooney; Anthony Baxter; Myranda Christi; and Trevor Adamson.

Third Hour: Jade Gibson; Bella Mackenzie; Mackenzie Lee; Copperline; Shelly Jones Band; Kristy Apps; Peter Simpson; Peter Smokie Dawson; Eric Read; Destiny Band Oz; Faith Julija; Steve Vaughan; Aly Cook & Treehouse Music; Susan Muranty; Matt Scullion; and Ronnie Rae Rivers.

I hope you can join me on Tuesday 14/12/2021 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); PHAZE RN Bendigo and Central Highlands VIC 87.6 and 88.0; and Alex-FM 91.5, Goolwa 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