ACSS 491 17/10/23


Hi Folks,


Please join me for The Australian Country Songwriters Show on Tuesday 17 October 2023 at 6.00 pm on TodaysCountry94one.


We have new-to-the-show music this week from: Anderson Lane; Dean Weston; Gareth Leach; Highway 95; Josh Stumpf; Lance Friend; Leeanne Weekes; Marcus Cassells; Max Richards Snr.: Michael Fix; Nardia Drayton; Pete Foerster; Peter Coad; Phoebe Hutchison; Ricky Parker; and Sunny Luwe.


Our Top 10 Most Requested Songs are: 1. Donna Fisk, Rock The Country; 2. Lucie Tiger, Done Wonderin’; 3. The Silverline, Paradise Hotel; 4. Andy Penkow, All The Ways; 5. Ben Walker feat. Aimee Hannan, Just Not Country Enough; 6. Brendan McMahon, Send In The Clowns; 7. Destiny Band Oz, All Alone; 8. Alice Benfer, Widgee Widgee Station; 9. Darren Gillis feat. Nicole Bylund, Busy Livin’; and 10. Jemma Beech, If I Can’t Wear Boots.


Our Featured Artist this week, Melbourne singer/songwriter, Gareth Leach, has released an album called Gareth Leach and The Narratives of Hope, and we’ll be playing three songs from the album, in the second hour of the show.


Our Flashback Track will be from the 2018 play list for the show from Copperline; our Featured Instrumental will be from Michael Fix; our Featured International Artist will be Canadian Country singer, Josh Stumpf; and our Featured Indigenous Artist will be Yirrmal.


Our Emerging Talent segment will feature songs from Felicity Kircher; Shara Rose; and Ella & Sienna.


Our Country Ballads segment will feature songs from Dianne Lindsay; Michael Clare; and Peter Coad.


So, the play list will be:


First Hour: Jemma Beech; Darren Gillis feat. Nicole Bylund; Alice Benfer; Destiny Band Oz; Brendan McMahon; Ben Walker feat. Aimee Hannan; Andy Penkow; The Silverline; Lucie Tiger; Donna Fisk; Tony Kennelly; Jo Caseley; Lee anne Weekes; Lance Friend; and Nardia Drayton.


Second Hour: Marcus Cassells; Anderson Lane; Phoebe Hutchison; Gareth Leach (3 songs); Highway 95; Matt Joe Gow & Kerryn Fields; Suzie Keenan; Copperline; Michael Fix; Josh Stumpf; Sunny Luwe; TC Cassidy feat. Angus Gill; Sandy Summers; Jase Lansky.


Third Hour: Felicity Kircher; Shara Rose; Ella & Sienna; Dean Weston; Ricky Parker; Max Richards Snr.; Dianne Lindsay; Michael Clare; Peter Coad; Sandy Louise; Steve Cheers; Corey Legge; CJ Turner; and Pete Foerster.


Please join me on Tuesday 17/10/2023 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 and Oz Radio Gold 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