ACSS 476 4/7/23


Hi Folks,


Please join me for The Australian Country Songwriters Show on Tuesday 4 July 2023 at 6.00 pm on TodaysCountry94one.


We have new-to-the-show music this week from: Billie-Jo Porter; Cheyne Murphy; Clayton Saunders; Gail Barnard; Joy Adams; Laura Frank; Matt Ward; Mel Lukin; Terry Bennetts; Tony Cook; Tony Marks; Valley Road; and Will Day.


Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs are: 1. Andy Penkow; 2. Darlinghurst, Pretty Doesn’t Make You Good; 3. Nathan Seeckts, Cassette In The Tape Deck; 4. Mark Tempany & Alison Hams, Lullaby; 5. Amber Kenny, Run Dry; 6. Lloyd Back, Rolling Thunder; 7. Brendan McMahon, It’s Good To Be Alive; 8. Jo Caseley, Special; 9. Lucie Tiger, Mississippi Tennessee; and 10. Shelly Jones Band, I Love My Life.


Our Featured Artists this week, Billie-Jo Porter, has released her self-titled debut album, and we’ll be playing three songs from the album, in the second hour of the show.


Our Flashback Track will be from the 2016 play list for the show from Chris Mustica; our Featured Instrumental will be from Anthony Baxter; our Featured International Artist will be NZ country singer, Joy Adams; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Loren Ryan.


Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Josie; Mackenzie Lee; and Sammi Palinkas.


Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Terry Bennetts; Peter Smokie Dawson; and Phil Doring.


So, the play list will be:


First Hour: Shelly Jones Band; Lucie Tiger; Jo Caseley; Brendan McMahon; Lloyd Back; Amber Kenny; Mark Tempany & Alison Hams; Nathan Seeckts; Darlinghurst; Andy Penkow; The Rams; Tony Kennelly; Mel Lukin; Will Day; and Cheyne Murphy.


Second Hour: Bones MacKinnon; Matt Ward; Tony Cook; Billie-Jo Porter (3 songs); Gail Barnard; Tony Marks; Valley Road; Chris Mustica; Anthony Baxter; Joy Adams; Loren Ryan; Clayton Saunders; and Laura Frank.


Third Hour: Angus Gill; Josie; Mackenzie Lee; Sammi Palinkas; Rick Hart & Vanessa Hart; Ryan Daykin; Saralyn; Terry Bennetts; Peter Smokie Dawson; Phil Doring; Kylie Adams-Collier; Cec Peterson; Jarred Taylor; Alice Benfer; and Shaza Leigh.


Please join me on Tuesday 4/7/2023 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