ACSS 469 16/5/23


Hi Folks,


Please join me for The Australian Country Songwriters Show on Tuesday 16 May 2023 at 6.00 pm on TodaysCountry94one.


We have new-to-the-show music this week from: Abbie Ferris; Allan Caswell; Bonnie Kellett; Bree Rusev; Charlie Fittler; Chelsea Berman; Clint Wilson; Dan Duggan; Dan Lynch; Dave Diprose; Emmagen Rain; Frank & Wendy; Gus Gun; Jo Caseley; Mark Tempany; Melody Moko; Piper Rodrigues; The Hello Darlins; and Warren Kearney.


Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs are: 1. The Silverline, Cowboys and Dreamers; 2. Sisters In Country, That’s What We Do; 3. Cec Peterson, In A Moment; 4. Craig Lloyd & Merelyn Carter; Little Country Store; 5. Destiny Band Oz, Holding On; 6. Ingrid Mae, No SOS; 7. Sally-Anne Whitten, Daughter Of A Queen; 8. Steve Cheers, The Robbo Show; 9. Sandee Facy, Best One Yet; and 10. Lloyd Back, Rolling Thunder.


Our Featured Artist this week, NSW Central Coast country artist, Bonnie Kellett, has released her debut album, Hidden Spirit, and we’ll be playing three songs from the album, in the second hour of the show.


Our Flashback Track will be from the 2015 play list for the show from Angela Easson; our Featured Instrumental will be from Richard Porteous; our Featured International Artists will be Canadian country band, The Hello Darlin’s; and our Featured Indigenous Artists will be The Family Shoveller Band.


Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Piper Rodrigues; Emmagen Rain; and Charlie Fittler.


Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from The Coad Sisters; Dave Diprose; and Peter Simpson.


So, the play list will be:


First Hour: Lloyd Back; Sandee Facy; Steve Cheers; Sally-Anne Whitten; Ingrid Mae; Destiny Band Oz; Craig Lloyd & Merelyn Carter; Cec Peterson; Sisters In Country; The Silverline; Jimbo Stokes; Mark Tempany; Chelsea Berman; and Dan Lynch.


Second Hour: Abbie Ferris; Gus Gun; Frank & Wendy; Clint Wilson; Bonnie Kellett (3 songs); Allan Caswell; Melody Moko; Andy Penkow; Angela Easson; Richard Porteous; The Hello Darlins; The Family Shoveller Band; and Jo Caseley.


Third Hour: Bree Rusev; Darren Gillis; Piper Rodrigues; Emmagan Rain; Charlie Fittler; Norma O’Hara Murphy; The Winding Wheels; Warren Kearney; The Coad Sisters; Dave Diprose; Peter Simpson; Watling & Bates; Dan Duggan; and Caitlin Harnett.


Please join me on Tuesday 16/5/2023 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