ACSS 405 8/2/22

Hi Folks,

Another Australian Country Songwriters Show coming up on Tuesday 8/2/22 with more great music from independent Australian country songwriters.

We have new (to the show) music this week from: Amy Pegg; Brad Butcher feat. Brielle Brown; Gareth Leach; Glenn Levi; Goldheist; Graham Howle; Hannah Richardson; Hello Jane; Ian Burns; Jason Caruthers; Kate Leahy; Katelann Maree; Lindsay Waddington; Lucie Tiger; Megan Ugle; Michael Waugh; Parker & Johnson; Patricia Horwood; Renee Jonas; Roz Pappalardo; and Tony Smith.

Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs for this week are: 1. Darren Gillis, Me and You; 2. Michelle Little, Why Didn’t You Stop Me; 3. Jamie Lindsay, Carry On; 4. Billie-Jo Porter, Feel Like Us; 5. Benn Gunn, A Bit More Aussie; 6. Michelle Gardiner, Things That I don’t Have; 7. Suz Dorahy, Redemption Is Real; 8. Ashleigh Dallas, Dancing In The Kitchen; 9. Brett Reid, Everyday’s A Diamond; and 10. Corey Legge, What’s Now.

Our Featured Artist this week, Hester Fraser a.k.a. Goldheist, has released her third album, called Eyes Of Love, and we’ll be playing 3 songs from the album, in the second hour of the show.

Our Flashback Track from the show’s 2018 play list will be from Spencer Kelly, with vocals by Mike Lusk; our Featured Instrumental will be from guitarist, Lindsay Waddington; our Featured International Artist will be US singer/songwriter, Hannah Richardson; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Megan Ugle.

Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Brianna Dinsdale; Katelann Maree; and Mackenzie Lee.

Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Jason Caruthers; Melvyn Moll; and Peter Smokie Dawson.

So, the play list will be:

First Hour: Corey Legge; Brett Reid; Ashleigh Dallas; Suz Dorahy; Michelle Gardiner; Benn Gunn; Billie-Jo Porter; Jamie Lindsay; Michelle Little; Darren Gillis; Ian Burns; Lucie Tiger; Brad Butcher feat. Brielle Brown; and Amy Pegg.

Second Hour: Michael Waugh; Graham Howle; Roz Pappalado; Parker & Johnson; Goldheist (3 songs); Tony Smith; Hello Jane; Renee Jonas; Spencer Kelly feat. Mike Lusk; Lindsay Waddington; Hannah Richardson; and Megan Ugle.

Third Hour: Andy Penkow; Katie Stroud; Glenn Levi; Brianna Dinsdale; Katelann Marie; Mackenzie Lee; Brendan McMahon; Gareth Leach; Patricia Horwood; Jason Caruthers; Melvyn Moll; Peter Smokie Dawson; and Kate Leahy.

I hope you can join me on Tuesday 8/2/2022 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