ACSS 454 17/1/23


Hi Folks,


I hope you can join me for The Australian Country Songwriters Show on Tuesday 17 January 2023 at 6.00 pm on TodaysCountry94one.


We have new-to-the-show music this week from: Billy Gudgeon; Cheyne Murphy; Hurricane Highway; Shelly Jones Band; Taylor H; and The Mezcaltones.


Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs are: 1. Jase Lansky, Beach Time; 2. Larissa Uebergang, Never A Pearl; 3. Brendan McMahon, New Country Morning; 4. Destiny Band Oz, My Time Of Need; 5. Steve Cheers, Still Just As Crazy; 6. Amy Pegg, Through and Through; 7. Robert Ross, Driving Me Insane; 8. Tyla Rodrigues, Missed Calls; 9. Norma O’Hara Murphy, Cowboys; and 10. Duncan Toombs, A Gift.


Our Featured Artists, country duo, Lynchburg (Allan Caswell & Lindsay Waddington), have a recently released single called I Don’t Drink Anymore, and we’ll be playing it, together with two of our other favourite Lynchburg songs, in the second hour of the show.


Our Flashback Track will be from the 2018 play list for the show from Jodi Martin; our Featured Instrumental will be from Lindsay Waddington; our Featured International Artists will be Irish band, Hurricane Highway; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Leah Flanaghan.


Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Amy Ryan; Jake Murdoch; and Rory Phillips.


Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Ian Wilkinson; Anne Fraser; and Andrew Ryan.


So, the play list will be:


First Hour: Duncan Toombs; Norma O’Hara Murphy; Tyla Rodrigues; Robert Ross; Amy Pegg; Steve Cheers; Destiny Band Oz; Brendan McMahon; Larissa Uebergang; Jase Lansky; The Mezcaltones; Shelly Jones Band; Taylor H; and Billy Gudgeon.


Second Hour: Paul Coster & Aleyce Simmonds; Kiara Rodrigues; Charlie’s Attic; Dean Ray; Lynchburg (3 songs); Jemma Beech; The April Family; Cheyne Murphy; Jodi Martin; Lindsay Waddington; Hurricane Highway; and Leah Flanaghan.


Third Hour: Rachel Summerall; Pete Foerster; Copperline; Amy Ryan; Jake Murdoch; Rory Phillips; Michelle Walker; Tom Curtain; The Long & The Short Of It; Ian Wilkinson; Anne Fraser; Andrew Ryan; Roz Pappalardo; RnR Ranchgirls; and Peter Smokie Dawson.


Please join me on Tuesday 17/1/2023 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