ACSS 419 17/5/22


Hi Folks,

Please join me for another Australian Country Songwriters Show on TodaysCountry94one at 6.00 pm on Tuesday 17 May 2022.

We have new (to the show) music this week from: Allison Forbes; Bella MacKenzie; Jamie Lindsay feat. Chris E Thomas; Jason Vorherr; Kim Thompson; Paul Costa; and Slide Milligan.


Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs for this week are: 1. Brendan McMahon, Skin & Bone; 2. Lucie Tiger, Alabama Highway; 3. Andy Penkow, Fallen Snow; 4. The Long & The Short Of It, Cowboy Lonesome; 5. Sam Shinazzi feat. Katie Brianna, Closing Time; 6. Sandy Louise feat. Phill Doring, A Dozen Letters; 7. Della Harris, Do That Again; 8. Rae Leigh, Blue Shoes; 9. Georgia State Line, Best Is Yet To Come; and 10. James Johnston, Country Boys.


Our Featured Artist this week, Melbourne singer/songwriter, Jason Vorherr has a new album release, Living In The Suburbs, 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 Sydney-based band, The Western Distributors; our Featured Instrumental will be from The Weeping Willows; our Featured International Artist will be Canadian country singer, Kim Thompson; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Kirsty Lee Akers.


Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Bella MacKenzie; Ella & Sienna; and Freddie Bailey.


Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Terry Bennetts; Tom Maxwell; and Watling & Bates.


So, the play list will be:


First Hour: James Johnston; Georgia State Line; Rae Leigh; Della Harris; Sandy Louise feat. Phill Doring; Sam Shinazzi feat. Katie Brianna; The Long & The Short Of It; Andy Penkow; Lucie Tiger; Brendan McMahon; Allison Forbes; Paul Costa; Caitlyn Shadbolt & Melanie Dyer; and TC Cassidy.


Second Hour: Jamie Lindsay feat. Chris E Thomas; Slide Milligan; Natalie Henry; Niksta; Jason Vorherr (3 songs); Briannah Grace; Felicity Dowd; Corey Legge; The Western Distributors; The Weeping Willows; Kim Thompson; and Kirsty Lee Akers.


Third Hour: Sam Shinazzi; Willow; Ben Leece; Bella MacKenzie; Ella & Sienna; Freddie Bailey; The Anywheres; Jodi Martin; Anne Fraser; Terry Bennetts; Tom Maxwell; Watling & Bates; Dave Cox; Matt Joe Gow; Frock n Troll; and Shirl.


I hope you can join me on Tuesday 17/5/2022 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); 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