ACSS 450 20/12/22


Hi Folks,

Our next Australian Country Songwriters Show will be our last before Christmas, so we’d like to wish you all a very Happy Christmas and Festive Season. Please join us on TodaysCountry94one at 6.00 pm on Tuesday 20 December 2022.

Next week’s show, on 27 December 2022, will be our countdown of the Top 40 most requested songs for 2022. We’re busy counting the year’s votes at the moment, so make sure you tune in to next week’s show, as well.

In the meantime, on tomorrow’s show, we have new music from: Amy Ryan; Bree Rusev; John Bennett; Ken Austin; Natalie Henry; and Sami Cooke.

Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs for this week are: 1. The Silverline; The Last Song; 2. Destiny Band Oz, My Time Of Need; 3. Brendan McMahon, New Country Morning; 4. The Long & The Short Of It, That’s Why I’m Here 5. Steve Cheers, Still Just As Crazy; 6. Piper Rodrigues, Ain’t That Kind Of Girl; 7. Crystal Robins, Unravel; 8. Jase Lansky, Beach Time; 9. Michelle Walker, She’s Got Class; and 10. Dave Javier, This Is How I Feel.


Our Featured Artist this week, Hunter Valley NSW Country singer, Sami Cooke, has a new single out called Home, and we’ll be playing it, along with two more of our favourite Sami Cooke songs, in the second hour of the show.


Our Flashback Track from the show’s 2015 play list will be from Tracy McNeil & The Goodlife; our Featured Instrumental will be from Lindsay Waddington; our Featured International Artist will be Canadian country singer Dan Washburn; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be John Bennett.


Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Bree Rusev; Tyla Rodrigues; and Amy Ryan.


Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Kerry Kennedy; Peter Smokie Dawson; and Andrew Ryan.


So, the play list will be:


First Hour: Dave Javier; Michelle Walker; Jase Lansky; Crystal Robins; Piper Rodrigues; Steve Cheers; The Long & The Short Of It; Brendan McMahon; Destiny Band Oz; The Silverline; Ken Austin; Natalie Henry; Alexis & Suzie; and Route 33.


Second Hour: The April Family; Jamie Lindsay; Larissa Uebergang; Lynchburg; Sami Cooke (3 songs); Gareth Leach & The Davidson Brothers; Waiting For Brenda; Piper Butcher; Tracy McNeil & The Goodlife; Lindsay Waddington; Dan Washburn; and John Bennett.


Third Hour: Jemma Beech; Love & Able; Tom Curtain; Bree Rusev; Tyla Rodrigues; Amy Ryan; Kevin Sullivan; Vanessa Bourne; Steve Vaughan; Kerry Kennedy; Peter Smokie Dawson; Andrew Ryan; Shaza Leigh; Laura T Davis; Glenn Levi; and Shelly Jones Band.


Please join me on Tuesday 20/12/2022 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; Alex-FM 91.5, Goolwa SA; and Radio Gidge FM on the internet.


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