ACSS 473 13/6/23


Hi Folks,


Please join me for The Australian Country Songwriters Show on Tuesday 13 June 2023 at 6.00 pm on TodaysCountry94one.


We have new-to-the-show music this week from: Well, nearly everyone in fact! It’s just amazing the quantity and quality of the new music coming out in 2023: Alexis & Suzie; Allan Caswell; Amy Sheppard; Billie-Jo Porter; Bones Mackinnon; Brendan McMahon; Brittany Maggs; Caitlyn Shadbolt; Chris Boots Lee; Dan Lynch; Denvah; Jack Hudson; Jamie McDell; Jax Tonic; Jess Hitchcock; Jo Caseley; Lucie Tiger; Manfred Vijars feat. Brendan Radford & Lindsay Waddington; Max Jackson; Nathan Seeckts; Peter Coad; Phil Salter; Sammy White; Saralyn; Shelly Jones Band; The Rams; The Winding Wheels; Tony Clarke; and Vixens Of Fall.


Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs are: 1. Lloyd Back, Rolling Thunder; 2. Mark Tempany & Alison Hams, Lullaby; 3. Craig Lloyd & Merelyn Carter, Lullaby; 4. Clancy Pye, Feels Like Home; 5. Destiny Band Oz, Holding On; 6. Darlinghurst, Pretty Doesn’t Make You Good; 7. Tony Kennelly, Water Rising; 8. Andy Penkow, Driving You Home; 9. Amber Kenny, Run Dry; and 10. Matt Jow Gow & Kerryn Fields, Your Heart Of Gold.


Our Featured Artist this week, Southern Highlands NSW country singer, Jo Caseley, has released her latest album, High On Heartstrings, 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 Karen Craigie; our Featured Instrumental will be from Mark Rigney; our Featured International Artist will be UK country artist, Tony Clarke; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Jess Hitchcock.


Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Brittany Maggs, Denvah and Jamie McDell.


Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Phil Salter; Manfred Vijars feat. Brendan Radford & Lindsay Waddington; and Peter Coad.


So, the play list will be:


First Hour: Matt Joe Gow & Kerryn Fields; Amber Kenny; Andy Penkow; Tony Kennelly; Darlinghurst; Destiny Band Oz; Clancy Pye; Craig Lloyd & Merelyn Carter; Mark Tempany & Alison Hams; Lloyd Back; Sisters In Country; Darren Gillis; Shelly Jones Band; Chris Boots Lee and Lucie Tiger.


Second Hour: Bones Mackinnon; Brendan McMahon; Nathan Seeckts; Jo Caseley (3 songs); Dan Lynch; Max Jackson; Allan Caswell; Karen Craigey; Mark Rigney; Tony Clarke; Jess Hitchcock; Saralyn; and Amy Sheppard.


Third Hour: Alexis & Suzie; Brittany Maggs; Denvah; Jamie McDell; Jack Hudson; Sammy White; Caitlyn Shadbolt; Phil Salter; Manfred Vijars feat. Brendan Radford & Lindsay Waddington; Peter Coad; Vixens Of Fall; Billie-Jo Porter; The Rams; Jax Tonic; and The Winding Wheels.


Please join me on Tuesday 13/6/2023 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