ACSS 402 18/1/22

Hi Folks,

Another Australian Country Songwriters Show coming up on Tuesday 18/1/22 with more great music from independent Australian country songwriters.

We have new (to the show) music this week from: Anita Spring; Benn Gunn; Brendan McMahon; Bryce Sainty; Damien Hosken feat. Amber Rose; Jamie Lindsay; Joy Adams; Kimberley Gold; Kirsty-Lee Akers; Michelle Little; Rod Williams; Sandy Rasmussen; Tony Marks; and Viper Creek Band.

Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs for this week are: 1. Brett Reid, Every Day’s A Diamond; 2. Billie-Jo Porter, Feels Like Us; 3. Johnny Chester, She’s My Kind Of Woman; 4. Della Harris, Truth Juice; 5. Darren Gillis, Me and You; 6. Vanessa Bourne, Together But Alone; 7. Matt Ward, If I Was In Dallas Tonight; 8. Rae Leigh, Just Like That; 9. Shelly Jones Band, Proceed With Caution; and 10. Lucie Tiger, Do Me Right.

Our Featured Artist this week, country singer/songwriter, Michelle Little, has released the second single from her 2021 Invincible album, called Why Didn’t You Stop Me, and we’ll be playing it, along with 2 of our other favourite Michelle Little songs, in the second hour of the show.

Our Flashback Track from the show’s 2020 play list will be from Sandee Facy; our Featured Instrumental will be from Kimberley Gold; our Featured International Artist will be NZ country singer, Joy Adams; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Kirsty-Lee Akers.

Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Sally Jane; Bailey Perrie; and Reanna Shard.

Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Rod Williams; Tom Maxwell; and Peter Simpson.

So, the play list will be:

First Hour: Lucie Tiger; Shelly Jones Band; Rae Leigh; Matt Ward; Vanessa Bourne; Darren Gillis; Della Harris; Johnny Chester; Billie-Jo Porter; Brett Reid; Benn Gunn; Anita Spring; Bryce Sainty; and Damien Hosken feat. Amber Rose.

Second Hour: Brendan McMahon; Viper Creek Band; Destiny Band Oz; Sinead Burgess; Michelle Little (3 songs); Leyon Milner; Reg Keyworth; The Woodpickers; Sandee Facy; Kimberley Gold; Joy Adams; and Kirsty-Lee Akers.

Third Hour: Brad Butcher; Ross McGregor; Jamie Lindsay; Sally Jane; Bailey Perrie; Reanna Shard; Tony Marks; Sandy Rasmussen; Susy Bodilly; Rod Williams; Tom Maxwell; Peter Simpson; No Promises; Katie Stroud; and Willow.

I hope you can join me on Tuesday 18/1/2022 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