ACSS 456 7/2/23


Hi Folks,


I hope you can join me for The Australian Country Songwriters Show on Tuesday 7 February 2023 at 6.00 pm on TodaysCountry94one.


We have more new-to-the-show music this week from: Cassidy Rae; Doug Bruce; Harry Cleverdon; Jax Tonic; Lily & The Drum; Runaway Dixie; Sam Watkins; Stan Lenz; Sunny Luwe; TC Cassidy; The Long & The Short Of It; and Vixens of Fall.


Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs are: 1. Duncan Toombs, A Gift; 2. Norma O’Hara Murphy, Cowboys; 3. James Johnston, Got It Good; 4. Larissa Uebergang, Never A Pearl; 5. Jase Lansky, Beach Time; 6. Shelly Jones Band, Three Grey Hairs; 7. Duncan Toombs, Leona; 8. Taylor H, Mixed Signals; 9. Tyla Rodrigues, Missed Calls; and 10. Cathy Dobson, I Got A Feeling.


Our Featured Artists this week are South Australian duo, Lily & The Drum (Lily and John), who we met for the first time in Tamworth last month. We have a copy of their 2016 album, Buried In Blue, and we’ll be playing three songs from the album, in the second hour of the show.


Our Flashback Track will be from the 2019 play list for the show from Lucy’s Locket; our Featured Instrumental will be from guitarist Anthony Baxter; our Featured International Artist will be US country singer, Sam Watkins; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Sunny Luwe.


Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Zara Lindeman; Piper Rodrigues; and Jacynta’lee.


Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Dave Diprose; Larry Cann; and Lance Friend.


So, the play list will be:


First Hour: Cathy Dobson; Tyla Rodrigues; Taylor H; Duncan Toombs; Shelly Jones Band; Jase Lansky; Larissa Uebergang; James Johnston; Norma O’Hara Murphy; Duncan Toombs; Vixens of Fall; The Long & The Short Of It; TC Cassidy; and Jax Tonic.


Second Hour: Cassidy Rae; Doug Bruce; Runaway Dixie; Harry Cleverdon; Lily & The Drum (3 songs); Kelly Cork; Andy Penkow; Ingrid Mae; Lucy’s Locket; Anthony Baxter; Sam Watkins; and Sunny Luwe.


Third Hour: Brendan McMahon; Glenn Levi; Amy Sheppard; Zara Lindeman; Piper Rodrigues; Jacynta’lee; 8 Ball Aitken; Meaghan Jane; Max Jackson; Dave Diprose; Larry Cann; Lance Friend; Toria Richings; Stan Lenz; Mel Lukin; Charlotte Le Leivre; and Anne Fraser.


Please join me on Tuesday 7/2/2023 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